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Hot Cross Buns at Peninsula Pastries in Salinas

by Melanie Wong 6 years ago

A quick note to mention that I picked up some very nice hot cross buns from Peninsula Pastries in Salinas this week. ...

glbtrtr commented 1 month ago

Real Canelle in Toronto? Nadege's were not good.

by TheDewster 2 months ago

Does anyone make cannelés made in copper molds with butter and beeswax? Nadege uses silicon molds so not crispy too c...


lsk commented 2 months ago

Kanelbullar - Swedish Cinnamon Rolls

by tc2012 2 months ago

Has anyone made these before? I've seen a few videos on Youtube, and there's some variation with the method. Donal Sk...


stockholm28 commented 2 months ago

bakeries with the best Bear Claws?

by RollingDoughnuts 10 years ago

What bakeries in the Greater Boston & suburb area are recommended for Bear Claws? Also, are Bear Claws a bit apple-y?


Blumie commented 2 months ago

Seven Days and Twenty One Stops of Pastries, Cookies, Donuts, Pie and Coffee in Portland

by uhockey 4 years ago

Warning: This is crazy long and comprehensive. Photos are intertwined in the text on my blog, and the full text ver...

stevewi commented 2 months ago

Any place one can buy Kouign Amann in SF?

by cyssf 7 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 ...


humminglion commented 2 months ago

Gouter Patisserie Kouign Amann

by petek 3 months ago

I decided to check out this bakery on Bathurst based on a few recommendations from a FB culinary group Some asked ab...

petek commented 3 months ago

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Red's Donuts & Acme Coffee @ Castle Rock Coffee & Mercantile | Toro Park - Salinas

by Melanie Wong 3 months ago

Castle Rock Coffee & Mercantile is the new cafe on Hwy 68 that took over the wood sculpture space next to Toro Cafe. ...

Philly style German butter cake?

by jsgregory27 3 years ago

Hey folks. I'm conducting some research on Philly style German butter cake for the college food writing course I'm...


Bigley9 commented 4 months ago

Wanted ~ Authentic German Pastries

by chocopink 4 months ago

Hello All, I am in search of great authentic German pastries in the area. Thank you in advance for you kind assista...

scharffenberger commented 4 months ago

Pastry pop-up in Palo Alto Saturday

by ssfire 6 months ago

Pastry chef John Shelsta will have a pop-up pastry operation at Zola in Palo Alto on Saturday, from 10 AM - 12:30. P...

ssfire commented 4 months ago

My Attempt At Kouign Amann [split from San Francisco]

by cyssf 7 years ago

I followed Leibovitz's directions but on another web site there were several commenters who said that they could tell...

Ttrockwood commented 4 months ago

Chocolate chip cookies in TO, 2016

by prima 8 months ago

Which are your current favourites? I've liked the cookies at Bakerbots and the cookies sold at B Espresso Bar, as ...


MattHooper commented 4 months ago

How do you store Galette de Rois??

by IsoscelesJones 4 months ago

Sorry for the basic post but google hasn't helped at all!! I made an almond galette for the first time today... b...


IsoscelesJones commented 4 months ago

Great apple strudel in Vancouver?

by Philx 4 years ago

I am looking for a great bakery strudel with a thin crust and some nice spicy notes - more tart than sweet. Anybody h...

grayelf commented 5 months ago

ID a Pastry from Tokyo? Help! See photo

by OC Mutt 6 months ago

I had these in Tokyo, loved them. Two questions: What is the name of this? Where can I find them in San Francisco...

OC Mutt commented 5 months ago

Sweetmeat Empanadas with New Mexico influence

by Bourgeois 7 years ago

Please help me find a recipe for sweetmeat empanadas. My grandma, Teresina, used to make these at Christmas. She us...


RebaNM commented 5 months ago

Canelés - simple but not easy - Part V

by Cynsa 6 years ago

Segue to warp-speed canelés here. Part V. The Borg Collective honors its Queen within the Hive Mind. She is the One...


suepea commented 5 months ago

Coffee break on Christmas Day in Vancouver

by grayelf 5 months ago

You need good coffee every day, right? This year, The Only Café on 4th Avenue in Kits will be open to serve you. Any ...


koshfoodie commented 5 months ago

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