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Wednesday, January 21, 2009

Snacktion: Mariposa Baking Company's Coconut Lemon Square

Posted By on Wed, Jan 21, 2009 at 7:00 AM

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Name: Coconut Lemon Square

Brand:
Mariposa Baking Company

Origin: Oakland

Found at: Rainbow Grocery (1745 Folsom)

Cost: $2.60

Ingredients: GF flour mix (organic brown rice flour, potato starch, sweet rice flour, tapioca flour), dark brown sugar, eggs, natural unsulfured coconut, mechanically pressed organic palm oil, pecans, powdered sugar, organic unrefined cane sugar, organic lemon juice, pure lemon oil, salt

Calories per serving:
Not listed

Why I bought it: It's hard to find gluten-free desserts, and this looked inviting.

Tasting notes: Great balance of flavors, and you won't even miss the gluten.

Would I buy it again?
Aye, mate.

What other blogs/sites thought of it:
Book of Yum was impressed with the square, tasting it at Mariposa's Oakland bakeshop, covering it in its "gluten-free adventures" guide.

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