Category Archives: Bakery

A tour of the bakery at Le District

April 29, 2015- By Steven E. Greer Throughout history, bakeries have been important establishments in cities around the world.

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The salmon at The Clocktower

June 26, 2015- This is another work of edible art by Chef Atherton that I consumed: the salmon. 

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Le District bakery

April 19, 2015- By Steven E. Greer I know a thing or two about baking: enough to know that bread makes or breaks a sandwich,

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Danny Meyer tours his Blue Smoke BBQ in Battery Park

 

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So you can’t bake cookies. You are not alone.

February 8, 2015- By Steven E. Greer MD Back in 2012, out of necessity, I baked myself some chocolate chip and walnut cookies because

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Christmas logs at Financier

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Why do French chefs mess up the simple hamburger and chocolate chip cookie?

February 1, 2014- Chef Daniel Boulud is a very good chef who lives up to the hype. That is why this observation is noteworthy. He falls in with a group of other top French bakers and chefs who screw up … Continue reading

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What is FIKA’s chocolate master Håkan Mårtensson up to for Halloween?

October 12, 2014- Chocolate master Håkan Mårtensson is creating some

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Holy Cow, the master is back

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Tour of FIKA’s chocolate factory in Tribeca

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Holy Cow Bakery’s Chocolate Chip Walnut Cookie

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The new Arcade bakery

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Macaron Cafe Tribeca

July 24, 2014- Macaron Cafe on Greenwich Street opened.

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Review: Sundaes and Cones is a rare good ice cream shop in Manhattan

April 13, 2014- By Steven E. Greer For whatever reason, New York City has a dearth of good ice cream stores. The only one I have been able to find is “Sundaes and Cones” in the Village by NYU (on … Continue reading

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An afternoon with Madeline Lanciani of Duane Park Patisserie

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Who is managing Black Seed Bagels’ inventory?

June 11, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Over the weekend, a general manager

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Review: Bouchon Bakery needs to relocate to Brookfield Place

April 20, 2014- By Steven E. Greer Being a fan of what I have seen of famed chef Thomas Keller, and myself a world famous baker, I decided to visit his Bouchon Bakery in the Time Warner Center in Columbus … Continue reading

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Big lines for cupcakes at Sprinkles

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Warning: Keep your kids away from Sprinkles at Hudson Eats

May 31, 2014- By Steven E. Greer My worst fears were realized after I tried the coconut cupcake at Sprinkles.

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FIKA: The best $6 gourmet breakfast Downtown

Update February 23, 2014- The $4 ham and cheese croissant is back on the menu. July 5, 2013- The $4 ham and cheese croissant, and $2 coffee, at FIKA is the best gourmet breakfast downtown because the croissants are made … Continue reading

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