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April 27, 2021

Mother’s Day Chocolate News and Notes

Jennie’s Wow-Worthy Top Gift Picks for Mother’s Day by Jennie B, Zingerman’s Chocolate Specialist Our shelves are filled with mom-thrilling confections and as always, we are ready to assist you in finding the perfect gift.  We miss you for our in person sampling and gift selection conversations, but we are still here to help you […]

April 1, 2021

Pignoli Cookies from the Bakehouse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Big flavor, no flour—great for gluten-free eating, Easter, Passover or just… because you like good food! One of the nicest new arrivals from the Bakehouse are these great little, bite-sized, Italianate pine nut cookies. “Nina’s ’nolis” are named for our longtime Bakehouse staffer, and recipe tester extraordinaire, Nina Plasencia. They’re […]

March 30, 2021

Easter Chocolate News and Notes

Easter Chocolate News and Notes Jennie’s Top 10 Egg-cellent Spring Picks by Jennie B, Zingerman’s Chocolate Specialist Hop into spring with a colorful array of spring confections! Here’s our list of seasonal finds including Easter chocolate bunnies, chocolate filled eggs and springtime sweets.  Zingerman’s Candy Manufactory Filled Fudge Eggs This much anticipated Easter confection from […]

February 18, 2021

Hungarian Almond Kifli from the Bakehouse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Superb little cookies that can spiritually transport you to Budapest with every bite One of my all-time favorite Bakehouse cookies are Hungarian almond kifli. If you, like me, have a high affection for Mexican wedding cookies or any other powdered-sugar-coated, kind of crumbly, butter cookie of that delicious ilk, I’m […]

February 4, 2021

Valentine’s Day Chocolate News and Notes

Valentine’s Day Chocolate News and Notes by Jennie B, Zingerman’s Chocolate Specialist This Valentine’s Day, visit Zingerman’s Delicatessen for swoon-worthy sweets that are sure to win hearts. Whether it’s a bar of chocolate, a custom box of truffles or a date night at home at our Virtual Happy Hour, our chocolate experts are here to […]

December 27, 2020

Zingerman’s Bakehouse Stollen

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Stollen–a classic German Christmas cake, loaded with butter, dried fruit, spices and more! While there are many recipes for stollen, the Bakehouse’s has been a big favorite around these parts—and around the country—for well over 25 years now. It’s made with an incredible array of ingredients including sweet butter, Bacardi rum, […]

December 5, 2020

Cranberry Walnut Pie

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews One of the quiet wonders of the Bakehouse If you’re a long time Zingerman’s regular, you likely know the items that have gained us fame over the last quarter century of baking. Sour cream coffee cakes, Jewish rye bread, Pecan Raisin, Magic Brownies, pecan pie . . . Then there […]

December 4, 2020

Holiday Chocolate Top 10 List

Chocolate News & Notes: Holiday Chocolate Top 10 List by Jennie B, Zingerman’s Chocolate Specialist These holiday chocolate recommendations will help you find impressive presents, delightful stocking stuffers, or sweets to accompany your holiday meal. Visit our online store or stop in the Next Door Café to peruse our entire bounty of seasonal treasures.   […]

October 15, 2020

Zingerman’s Bakehouse Bake & Serve Cookie Dough

  The Waiting Is the Hardest Part! Inspired by the Bakehouse’s brand new bake & serve cookie dough, we asked one of our favorite local 4 year olds to put it to the test (with adult supervision, of course). Here’s how it all panned out:   STEP 1 Space the cookie dough perfectly on a […]

October 1, 2020

Freshly Milled Whole Grains at Zingerman’s Bakehouse

  Great bread plays a crucial role in making Zingerman’s Delicatessen sandwiches oh-so-cravable, and our friends and partners at Zingerman’s Bakehouse are relentless in their work to continuously improve those lovely loaves with freshly milled whole grains. And they don’t stop with their famous bread. Other favorites such as Magic Brownies, Sour Cream Coffee Cake, […]

August 30, 2020

Fresh Pastries from Zingerman’s Bakehouse

  Looking for a sweet treat, baked with artistry, love and intention?  Next time you’re at Zingerman’s Next Door Café, we invite you to treat yourself to some fresh pastries for something decadent, delicious and expertly crafted from Zingerman’s Bakehouse. The Bakehouse’s sourcing practices, combined with its artisanal approach, set the Bakehouse and Next Door […]

December 18, 2019

Just In For the Holidays: A Foodie’s Guide

Read on for a preview of our special holiday exclusives. These much-anticipated items arrive every year, just in time for the gift-giving season. You might even cross a few people off of your gift list, or maybe you’ll find a treat for yourself!

November 20, 2019

Custom Gift Boxes from the Deli!

Give the gift of good food this holiday season. Visit Zingerman’s Delicatessen to assemble a custom gift box for your whole gift list.

September 12, 2019

Hungarian Dessert: Dobos Torta

This late 19th-century torte is taken to new levels by Zingerman’s Bakehouse. Learn more and don’t pass the opportunity to try this classic cake at Zingerman’s Next Door Café!

July 17, 2019

Boston Cream Pie from Zingerman’s Bakehouse

Boston Cream Pie… Is it a pie? Is it a cake? What we know – it’s delicious! Take one bite and you’ll know why it has a whole state so devoted to it.

July 17, 2019

Mississippi Mud Pie from Zingerman’s Bakehouse

An extreme chocolate “pie”. It’s a dense, kind of brownie-like chocolate cake, that’s doused in dark chocolate ganache, then topped with housemade meringue!