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Good Rye Bread?

jennielap Jan 19, 2008 07:02 AM

I am looking for a local bakery that makes a good Jewish rye. Lately I have been making pilgrimages to Zabar's to get my fix, but I am sure there must be somewhere closer to home (Forest Hills) where I can get one. Anyone have any info? Maybe a place in Kew Gardens Hills or perhaps Jay-Dee bakery? I have tried some of the packaged ryes on 108th Street (from Carmel) as well as one kosher bakery there, but was very disappointed. Many thanks!

  1. StrawbrryF Jan 20, 2008 07:38 PM

    I would hit up some of the Russian Jewish stores on 108th Street for freshly-baked rye bread: Russians make tons of varieties and you should find one you will like.

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      max Jan 19, 2008 07:07 AM

      I assume you are looking for something in Queens, but I have to mention the rye from Mazzola's on Henry and Union in Brooklyn is amazing.

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