Category Archives: Croissant

Terrace Point Cafe and Drugstore Cafe, Las Vegas NV

Drugstore Café and Terrace Point Café Magic Cookie Bar – Coconut, Caramel, Shortbread, Chocolate, Pretzels   Almond Croissant Frosted Cinnamon Roll Maine Lobster Benedict – Poached Eggs, Lobster, Roasted Corn, Asparagus, Bacon Waffles, Béarnaise, Skillet Red Potatoes Chicken and Waffles … Continue reading

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Bonjour Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Bonjour Bakery Brioche French Toast with fresh whipped cream, ice cream, raspberry sauce Almond Croissant Chocolate Brioche Baba au Rhum Pear Star     Consistently on a mission to find quality French pastry regardless of locale I was admittedly a bit … Continue reading

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Village Baking Co, Dallas TX

Village Baking Company Kouign Amann Chocolate Canele Canele Almond Croissant Traditional in technique but rife with imagination, Clint Cooper’s “The Village Baking Company” is one of those places I imagine tourists rarely see, the small building on University Boulevard tucked … Continue reading

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Corner Cakes, Las Vegas NV

Corner Cakes Sprinkled Cronut $5 Red Velvet Cupcake $4.50 Almond Croissant $5 Carrot Cake $6.75 Located in the MGM near the main elevators off the lobby and receiving mixed reviews from persons I trust I decided to take it upon … Continue reading

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Groundwork Coffee, Venice CA

Groundwork Coffee Coffee Sampling    Almond Croissant An impromptu stop en route to brunch at Superba Snack Bar with friends both new and old, Los Angeles based Groundwork Coffee Company on Rose Avenue would prove an admirable pick-me-up amidst trendy … Continue reading

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MadHouse Coffee, Las Vegas NV

MadHouse Coffee Croissant Bread Pudding White Chocolate Raspberry Macaron Almond Croissant Nutellamisu Americano With 9 on the Plate not yet serving up sweets and myself running low on caffeine it was to MadHouse Coffee that I walked after dinner and … Continue reading

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German Bread Bakery, Las Vegas NV

German Bread Bakery Bear Claw Bee Sting Cake Pretzel Croissant Apple Strudel Almond Twist Owned and operated by two of the most pleasant ladies I’ve yet to encounter in Las Vegas one would be hard pressed to name a more … Continue reading

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Sugar Bees Bakery, Las Vegas NV

Sugar Bees Bakery Pineapple Pink Peppercorn Macaron Cinnamon Vanilla Bread Pudding Raspberry Financier Coffee Kahlua Macaron Almond Croissant Chocolate Chip Cookie Already in the area for breakfast at The Cracked Egg and having stopped in to Sugar Bee’s only once … Continue reading

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La Belle Terre Bread French Bakery Cafe, Las Vegas NV

La Belle Terre Bread French Bakery Café Baba Au Rhum Kouign Amann Butter Croissant Almond Tart Chocolate Chip Pecan Cookie Palmier Blueberry Cream Twist When I heard rumor that an independent French Cafe was turning out superlative Kouign Amann just … Continue reading

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Empire Cake, New York NY

Empire Cake Almond Croissant Pumpkin Tea Cake Pecan Pie Square Red Velvet Cupcake Salty Caramel Chocolate Cupcake Carrot Cake Cupcake An impromptu stop decided upon after a walk on the High Line a quick visit to the well regarded American … Continue reading

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Sugar and Plumm, New York NY

Sugar and Plumm Chicken and Waffles Crunch Toast Pumpkin, Pistachio, Toasted Caramel Macaron Almond Croissant Red Velvet Cupcake Chocolate Chunk Cookie Crème Brulee Cookie Referred to as ‘darling’ and ‘cute’ by friends the Upper West Side location of Sugar and … Continue reading

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Cafeteria, New York NY

Cafeteria White Chocolate Raspberry Bread Pudding Chicken and Waffles – Cheddar Tabasco Waffle, Crispy Sage, Grilled Lemon, Chili Butter and Maple Jus Croissant French Toast with Fresh Berries, Mascarpone Cream, Toasted Almond Crumble With my sister intentionally neglecting to suffer … Continue reading

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Lafayette (bakery,) New York NY

Lafayette Bakery Butterscotch Coffee Éclair Spiced Caramel, Lafayette, Birthday Cake Macaron Glazed Madeline Canele Almond Croissant Blueberry Croissant Pain au Chocolat Located in the foyer of Andrew Carmellini’s NoHo hotspot, Lafayette, is a lesser known bakery – the point of … Continue reading

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Boulud Sud / Epicerie Boulud, New York NY

Boulud Sud Focaccia and Wheat with Olive Oil and Butter Moroccan Flatbread M’smen – Wild Acacia Honey, Greek Yogurt Warm Lemon Custard – Soft Pistachio Amaretti, Sour Cherry, Caramelized Brik Dough Lamb Burger with Feta, Harissa, Eggplant, Tzatziki and Sweet … Continue reading

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Sambalatte Torrefazione, Las Vegas NV

Sambalatte Torrefazione Nutella Latte Blueberry Scone Carrot Muffin Nutella Bombe Craquant de Cuba – chocolate crisp, hazelnut coffee cream, shortbread, toffee glaze Almond, Pistachio, Caramel Macaron Almond Croissant Located in Boca Park and representing one of the best artisan coffee … Continue reading

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West Egg Cafe, Atlanta GA

West Egg Coffee – Batdorf & Bronson Almond Croissant Coca Cola Cupcake Oatmeal Carrot Cake Whoopie Pie Banana Pudding Banana Bread French Toast A busy brunch spot on Howell Mill Rd, West Egg was recommended by a friend as “sort … Continue reading

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Karen Donatelli Bakery, Asheville NC

Karen Donatelli Bakery Almond Croissant Berries n’ Cream Brest Chocolate Chip Cookie Apple Tart, Sour Cherry and Almond Cream Tart, Blueberry Peach Tart Thoroughly underwhelmed by Over Easy Café I next made my way to Karen Donatelli Bakery, a short … Continue reading

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85 Degrees Bakery, Irvine CA

85 Degrees Mochi Egg Tart Almond Croissant Cream Cheese Brioche Maple Toast Raisin milk bread Ice Sea Salt Coffee Marble Taro Bread Blueberry Half Moon Cake Another ‘can’t miss’ stop according to people I trust my visit to 85 Degrees … Continue reading

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Cream Pan, Tustin CA

Cream Pan Cream Pan Strawberry Croissant Azuki Cream Almond Croissant A rather traditional Japanese-French style bakery located somewhat off the beaten path in a Tustin strip mall a number of locals had strongly encouraged me to stop by Cream Pan … Continue reading

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Blackmarket Bakery, Costa Mesa CA

Blackmarket Bakery Almond Cinnamon Croissant Nutty:Banana Split – Peanut Butter, Sliced Banana, Marshmallows, Chocolate Ganache Date Caramel Bread Pudding –Not really a Cake, Bread or Pudding – we toss our Brioche, Croissants, Cake and Cookies with rich Custard then bake … Continue reading

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