Explore by Tags

Entries tagged with 'soutine'

Soutine Bakery is Closed (Say It Ain't So, Madge)

Ed Levine 4 comments

When I heard the news that Soutine, my favorite postage stamp-size bakery in the whole world, had closed its doors late last week, the news hit me like a pound of frozen French butter. From the day owner Madge Rosenberg and her late husband Barry opened the doors more than thirty years ago, I have been an all-too-steady-for-my-waistline's-good customer. Let me count the ways and the things that I will miss about my beloved Soutine. More

The Best Bakeries in New York: American-Style

The Serious Eats Team 17 comments

To kick off Serious Eats New York Bakery Week, here are our Top 10 "American" bakeries in New York—where we return again and again for brownies and peanut butter cookies and chocolate cakes. Check out our favorite treats at each! More

A Sandwich a Day: Baked Chicken from Soutine Bakery

A Sandwich a Day Kathy YL Chan Post a comment

$7 bought a baked chicken sandwich to order—two pieces, peppery and crisp, flanked by a fresh crusty baguette, sliced tomatoes, and lettuce. Simple and homey. More

Sugar Rush: The Concord at Soutine

Sugar Rush Kathy YL Chan 1 comment

[Photo: Kathy YL Chan] Disks of chocolate meringue slathered in chocolate mousse. Everything crunches, and then melts into a decadent mass. Three layers of alternating meringue and mousse—dark, lush, and piled high. The top surface is finished with a... More

Why do most birthday cakes suck?

Ed Levine 4 comments

Why do most birthcake cakes suck? I'd really like to know. While everybody else is singing "Happy Birthday," I'm thinking about how that first forkful of cake is going to be dry, virtually tasteless, and inedibly sweet, with grainy icing.... More

Where and What to Eat on Upper West Side of Manhattan

Ed Levine 1 comment

A reader requested a pocket guide to eating on the Upper West Side of Manhattan. Here goes, and I'm sure I missed a couple of places. I like Celeste on 84th and Amsterdam for cheap Italian food, the bagels at... More

Dessert review

Ed Levine 1 comment

So how were the desserts? Well, it was hard to judge the banana coconut cream pie from the Little Pie Company because my wife managed to flip the pie upside down as she carried it into our host's house. So... More

More Posts