The Deli Dish

May 14, 2021

Paesano Bread from the Bakehouse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A bread from Zingerman’s Bakehouse that is great for everything! If I could only pick one Bakehouse bread to offer solace in a time of struggle, this would be my top choice. Over the last 28 years I’ve taken Paesano bread to probably a dozen different countries and a host of […]

April 22, 2021

Zing Sampler: Breads & Pastries with Zingerman’s Bakehouse

Call us biased, but we think Zingerman’s Bakehouse makes the best breads & pastries!  They are true artisan bakers, using traditional recipes, time-honored processes, their hands, and the most flavorful ingredients they can find. They have two stone mills that they use to process locally grown, heritage and ancient wheat varieties, freshly milled, and more […]

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 […]

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 6, 2021

Pecan Raisin Bread from the Bakehouse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A classic bread to bring comfort We’ve been baking this lovely Pecan Raisin Bread for well over 25 years. It has stayed at the top of the Bakehouse’s list of favorites for so long now that I almost forget about it sometimes. Fortunately for me, the bread bakers at the […]

January 28, 2021

Pumpernickel Raisin Bread

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews A Zingerman’s Bakehouse Special Bake provides a taste of Jewish New York From one element of great eastern European Jewish culinary culture to another. Like a rare appearance of a musician with a strong cult following, Pumpernickel Raisin pops out of the Bakehouse ovens from time to time as a “Special Bake” […]

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 […]

November 13, 2020

Cranberry Pecan Bread from Zingerman’s Bakehouse

  Excerpt from Ari’s Top 5 enews Cranberry Pecan Bread: A whole lot of tasty holiday eating Brad Hedeman, skilled marketing manager at Mail Order and wonderful writer, says that a loaf of Cranberry Pecan Bread is the “kissing cousin to our extremely popular Pecan Raisin Bread.” Over half a pound of dried cranberries and pecans are […]

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

The Story of State Street Wheat

  A fresh baked loaf of bread is just one pillar of a great meal you’ll find gracing the shelves of Zingerman’s Delicatessen. While shopping for specialty foods such as aged cheeses, estate olive oils and varietal honeys, you can spot warm loaves arriving at the Deli several times a day from our friends and […]

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, […]