Masa Real (Or, Masa Real De Guayaba)
You could just call it a guava pastry. That usually works, too. But, there are a few different versions of “guava pastry”. Another common version of “guava pastry” (Pastelitos, Pastelitos de Guayaba, or Pasteles) stuffs guava paste (and sometimes guava […]
Jerusalem Bakery Mixed Platter
With Beef & Chicken Shawarma
The Jerusalem Bakery sampler platter comes with a portion of hummus, baba ghanough (or baba ghanoush, or baba ghanouj, or baba ghanoug), tabuleh salad, tomato slices and rice.
Grainy Mustard Fingerling Potato Salad
Someone made a meal out of it.
Lamb On Rosemary Focaccia
As always, the flavor of rosemary works beautifully with lamb. But, these olive oil rich loaves make for a nap-inducing lunch… not great for a […]
Green Tea Shaved Ice
Sweet green tea shaved ice hides under sweet red beans, vanilla ice cream, cubes of chewy Korean rice cakes (tteok, or ttuk, or dduk), corn flakes and almond slivers.
Some are packed and ready to go. […]
Yeasty goodness swirled with pumpkin and plenty of spice, it’s a bit like a cinnamon bun with spiced pumpkin filling in for the cinnamon swirl. And, the toasted pumpkin seeds and almond slivers encrust every inch of the top of this tasty treat. […]
Pumpkin Whoopie Pies
Four large sandwich cookies for $4.99, these were soft, sweet and filled with a super sweet buttercream frosting… not a marshmallow filling. We were really hoping for marshmallow.
Pecan Hand Pies
There were hand pies with fresh […]
Paris Baguette’s Liège Style Waffle
Liege waffles, Belgian sugar waffles, gaufrettes, gaulettes, gullets,
Gaufres de Liège
Sugar waffles in the style of Liege are rich, sweet almost cookie-like waffles that are dotted with pearl sugar. This tends […]
Paris Baguette’s Mont Blanc Pastry
Incredibly rich with a piping of dense chestnut paste on top and stuffed with two little roasted chestnuts under the paste, these were divine. We both love just about anything and everything with chestnuts. Yes, the chestnut paste might be […]
Poppy Seed Danish
San Pancho Bakery (Brooklyn, NY)
Surprisingly fresh, soft, fluffy, not too sweet, and jam-packed with poppy seeds, we loved these.
Buford Highway Farmers Market 5600 Buford Highway NE Doraville, GA 30340 770 455 0770
If you eat them immediately, they’re delicately crisp on the outside. The inside is dotted with just enough pastry cream to make them a special treat. After a couple minutes of being bagged up, they get soft and a bit […]