Afternoon Snack: Brie Sticks at Silver Moon Bakery

Afternoon Snack

Quick bites to tide you over without spoiling dinner.

It's late afternoon and dinner is a few hours away. Where do you get a quick bite to carry you through the day? Afternoon Snack looks at quick bites to tide you over without spoiling dinner. Got a snack we should check out? Let us know. —The Mgmt.


[Photograph: Max Falkowitz]

For $1.75, this wrap of brie, herbs, and tender baked dough can be yours at Silver Moon Bakery on the Upper West Side. Brie with rosemary and thyme is nothing new, but it's just the thing for this little bread pocket that's crusty, creamy, cheesy, and bright in equal turns. It may be best warmed up at home so the cheese can melt a little and the herbs can be that much more aromatic, but even on a chilly day it was a soft, full-flavored delight. A perfect vegetarian snack.

Silver Moon Bakery

2740 Broadway, New York NY 10025 (map)

About the author: Max Falkowitz is the editor of Serious Eats: New York. You can follow him on Twitter at @maxfalkowitz.

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