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ilyse Jun 22, 2006 10:03 AM

Where can I get the best whole wheat challah in NYC

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    DeisCane Jun 22, 2006 01:31 PM

    Zomick's is available at many locations, most notably Fairway. I think Kosher Marketplace has another brand as well.

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      Andrew Jun 22, 2006 04:30 PM

      Zomicks seems to be a mixture with a high percentage of white flour to whole wheat. Eagles' in Brooklyn and Yossi's have really, really good whole wheat. Weiss' bakery on 13th Avenue has a dense whhole wheat that might be the real thing. Fairway bakes them only for Rosh Hashana

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        Judy Jun 22, 2006 10:51 PM

        Schreibers has it too

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      piccola Jun 24, 2006 02:19 PM

      Not sure if it's kosher, but it is pareve - Healthy Delites whole-wheat challah is sold in some groceries, such as Garden of Eden.

      1. Tal Jun 26, 2006 05:08 PM

        The Whole Wheat Challah at Silver Moon Bakery- Broadway and 106 (ish) is TO DIE FOR. I'm pretty sure its Dairy, though.

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          DeisCane Jun 28, 2006 03:27 PM

          I don't think Silver Moon has WW Challah on a regular basis. However, I'm fairly sure it's pareve.

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            ariellasdaddy Oct 20, 2006 04:01 PM

            Schreiber's on Avenue M makes 100% whole wheat challah, but honestly, it's not that tasty.

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              ariellasdaddy Oct 23, 2006 01:15 PM

              I will say this - Meir's Bakery on Avenue J and E 14th St has excellent multigrain challah. It includes oats, bran, rye, but no wheat. Very tasty.

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