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The Flourless Chocolate Chip Cookies You Didn't Realize Your Passover Needed

For the best Passover seder food, New York's Breads Bakery should be on your bucket list. Note: This piece was written prior to the spread of COVID-19 but you can currently still place orders for pickup...

Mrs. Krause Bakery

by FrankFurter21 1 day ago

Hi! My father always talks about the bakeries in Brooklyn that have now closed, and his favorite was Mrs. Krause. I am looking for any information such as address, pictures, or who owned it. Any...

Acme Bread in Ferry Plaza Selling Flour

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 11 days ago

Last week I posted about the neighborhood sourdough starter giveaways because bakers yeast is sold out everywhere. Now folks are running out of flour in this time of Coronavirus. Acme Bread, the fa...

Croissants at Whole Foods

by rwc 15 days ago

Has anyone heard of a stigma associated with eating croissants, especially croissants from Whole Foods? Croissants may be seen as unhealthy and fattening, but some women say that croissants can lea...

The Life and Times of the Buttered Roll

by sadie 3 years ago

Dear NYC CH friends, Although I lurk on these boards nearly every day, today I'm writing with a general inquiry for a piece I'm writing. Specifically, on the Buttered Roll. It (by which I mean ...

Peninsula Pastries | Palm Springs

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Back in Palm Springs in November, I stopped by Peninsula Pastries to try the kouign amann. The crisp and flaky spiral of buttery laminate with a glorious caramelized bottom hewed closer to croissan...

Patty's Original Cheese Zombies | Concord

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

A couple years ago, proximity to Patty's Original Cheese Zombies in Concord while in the far East Bay for another matter was my chance to check out the beloved fast food treat invented by the Mount...

Petits Fours San Francisco - where?

OC Mutt
by OC Mutt 3 years ago

Any hounds know where I can find petit fours in SF? I'm looking specifically for ones that are covered in icing/fondant and filled with raspberry, almond, apricot etc. - and NOT, covered in white ...

Bakers of Paris wholesale bakery closing March 20

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

Wholesale bakery, Bakers of Paris announced that it is shutting down after March 20 due to a rent hike. It's been the low price leader, so expect to see increases in sandwiches and other pastry ...

Any place one can buy Kouign Amann in SF?

by cyssf 9 years ago

Tom fell in love with kouign amann while on our home exchange in Brittany, I have been searching for a bakery in San Francisco that sells this. I tried using David Leibovitz's version which was to...

Abiquiú: Ghost Ranch, Bodes General Store, Flourchild's Bakery, Dar al Islam Mosque

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 4 months ago

Following breakfast in La Espanola https://www.chowhound.com/post/breakfast-la-cocina-espanola-mexico-1086923, I hurried toward Abiquiú and Ghost Ranch.

Back In The Day Bakery-- Savannah GA

by bbqme 2 months ago

Did some fine eating and drinking while visiting Savannah-- The Grey, Cotton & Rye-- but what stood out was the biscuit at Back In the Day Bakery. I had the ham & gruyere, basically a biscuit versi...

Barbara's Bake Shoppe Iowa City, IA, mid-1970s

by sray1203 8 years ago

I went to college there, this was a little shop down one of the streets from the Pentacris(sp?). They used to make these crisp sugar cookies with a frosting that was not buttercream, not cream che...

Hard rolls in Wallingford, Ct area

by Scargoe 7 years ago

Looking back at least 15 years or so, there was a bakery in Wallingford, Ct named the New York Bakery which made their own hard rolls, with or without seeds, which were the best I have ever had. T...

Round Bread Sandwich Loaf?

by TerriDawn 2 months ago

When I was growing up in Los Angeles, in the 70’s and 80’s, there was a bakery/deli in Culver City where my mom often bought a round loaf of bread filled with sandwiches for baby showers and partie...

Pizza bread for Italian hotdogs

by dennishills 3 months ago

Do anybody know a bread distributor or bakery that ships pizza bread for Italian hot dogs in the USA?

Moishe's is closed!!! Where to buy kichel?

by Juxie 3 months ago

Yes, I know it was grungy and probably hadn't been cleaned in half a century. But OMG, those giant kichel disks were addictive! And the poppy seed strudel was pretty good, too. Strudel, I can f...

Venice Food Experiences, bakeries, pasta shops, etc (that are not dinner out)

by ciaodog 4 months ago

I will be spending Christmas week in Venice with extended family ages 2-75. We're all foodies but because of kids and Christmas holidays we're thinking about dinner at home most of the time. I am w...

Backhaus | San Mateo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

On a recent Sunday, I recently stopped by Backhaus, the new bakery in downtown San Mateo, for the first time. Just after noon, the shelves were already pretty decimated. I chose the whole wheat-cho...

Pastries for the Lunar New Year at Masse's (Berkeley)

by daveena 8 years ago

I went up to Masse's to find a chocolate cake for a family member's birthday and was blown away by the gorgeous pastries they made for the Lunar New Year - yuzu eclairs with pale green icing and pa...

Taco Temple | Morro Bay - SLOCo

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Taco Temple in Morro Bay has been one of Chowhound's favorite destinations on the Central Coast, judging from the 150+ mentions on this site. It changed hands a couple years ago, and expanded to a ...