Valentine’s Day Food Gifts Under $50

As George Bernard Shaw once said, “there is no love sincerer than the love of food.” Which is exactly why we say skip the overpriced roses for her and ditch the cologne for him and instead give your...

Ham and Cheese Croissant Question?

by lmno101 8 years ago

I grew up eating ham and cheese croissants about every other weekend in southern california. Since then ham and cheese croissants have been my all time favorite break fast -and that's saying a lot...


Can this croissant dough be salvaged?

by calliope8 3 days ago

I was attempting blueberry croissants and tried a new butter folding in method. Frankly I do think the recipe is partly to blame as it cautioned greatly against overmixing the dough but I think it ...

Boutique Crenn pastry pop-up, 9/13 & 14, SF

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 1 month ago

"Cancel the flight to Paris. Hayes Valley is where it’s at. Boutique Crenn will be hosting its very first pastry pop up, featuring a selection from @dominiquecrenn’s latest patisserie/boulangerie, ...

Kickstarter for Breadboard Bakery, Arlington MA

Melanie Wong
by Melanie Wong 2 months ago

My friend Daisy Chow is close to opening her own bakery. Here's her dream: "One thing they don’t always tell you about big dreams is how much of pursuing one is just showing up and consistently put...

Tips on making croissants?

by atlantanative 13 years ago

I don't usually bake much, but have a craving for croissants and thought I'd give it a shot (yikes!) Anyone with more expertise have any tips on how to make them come out light and flaky? Also th...

A Croissant from The Bakery Formerly Known as "The Buttery"

by foodiemahoodie 8 years ago

Best croissaint - by far - that I've ever had in L.A. was at The Buttery - which was on Main in the Ocean Park area of Santa Monica. The croissants were, as one would expect, very buttery with a c...

Frozen croissants at Costco

by cheesymama 10 years ago

Just saw that Costco has added some frozen unbaked items (looks like croissants, maybe bagels too) that you bake at home. Anyone had any experience with them? The website says currently available...

Vive La Tarte, SF Soma report w/ PICS

by hhc 2 years ago

I walked over to Vive La Tarte from Westfield SF Center Mall and it's not too bad a walk. It's on Howard near 8th, next time I'll just walk from Civic Center down 8th and make a Left on Howard. ...

Frozen Almond Croissants

by bostonhound 10 years ago

Anyone know where to find frozen almond croissants? I know where to buy plain and chocolate, but am searching for almond ones.

Duo Pâtisserie & Café - Markham - Quality Viennoiseries, Macarons, and Cakes North of the 401

by lsk 5 years ago

Address: 230 Commerce Valley Dr. E., Unit 4 Markham FB: http://www.facebook.com/duopattiseriecafe Hours: I think they're open everyday at 11 AM. Duo is a pastry shop that soft-opened up last w...

Spokane Bread and Butter (bakeries and dairies, oh my!)

by prasantrin 3 years ago

I'll be in town for a few days in August, and am looking for some excellent bakeries to fill my carb needs while I'm there. So far, I've added Common Crumb to my google map, but what else is there?...

Where to buy croissant dough (laminated dough)? want to make it at home?

by Rice is Nice 6 years ago

want to make croissants at home, but don't have a sheeter and really don't have the time, wondering if i can purchase croissant dough already frozen so i can start baking croissants at home? an...

Raw croissant dough

by bonkersw 3 years ago

Where can I purchase croissant dough? (plain or flavored) and not from the Pillsbury can. I assume frozen, and I would do the proofing. I am guessing this is the same dough used in donut shops arou...

My croissants have issues

by jocelyng 10 years ago

I've made Nancy Silverton's croissant recipe (available on epicurious.com) many times without any problems. I'll admit that it's been a couple of years, but I really befuddled this time around. T...

Croissant? Where art thou?

by Food Paladin 18 years ago

Fellow Chouhound: I have searched Boston high and low for a decent croissant. You all know what I'm looking for. That diet busting buttery, flaky delight that you can find in any street cafe in...

frozen whole wheat croissants anywhere?

by emerilcantcook 12 years ago

I am a big fan of the Pain Dore frozen croissants. I put them in the oven before hitting the shower; and by the time I am done, they are ready as well. The thing is, I am also trying to switch to h...

Croissant Trouble Shooting

by chefgav 3 years ago

Hi There I have been baking croissant for a while now and up until a little while ago I was getting an amazing croissant, beautiful open yellow milky crumb. Recently I have run into some re occ...

Warm croissants in Paris?

by la0426 4 years ago

Went to a well known bakery at 7:15 am and was told there is no set time for warm croissants. How is this true? What I have gathered fresh croissants come out at around and around 7 am and 4 pm.

death of the croissant in new orleans

by kibbles 8 years ago

Croissant D'or has always been a favorite of mine. it's nearby, wide selection, and for me their croissant has always been the epitome of european perfection. as a simple man, i almost always get ...