Looking For Matzo
- David11238 Apr 12, 2011 12:48 PM
Some years ago my late mom, may she rest in peace, told me of a a specific bakery in Crown Heights, Brooklyn, that made the best fresh baked matzo in NYC. I believe they only make it for Passover, they may even be a strictly for-Passover-bakery. My memory is very foggy on this subject. Does anyone have any idea if this bakery still exists and where it's located? And if it's closed, where else would you suggest? It doesn't matter to me which sect makes it. As long as it's good, and as long as they would sell it to outsiders.
I beleive what you are looking for is Shmura Matzoh. (Why an Italian knows this I cannot explain) See below And yes it is made only for Passover.
Chareidim Shmurah Matzoh Bakery
4312 New Utecht Avenue, Borough Park
$21.00/pound Open 10 AM -10 PM
D&T Shmura Bakery
460 Albany Avenue, Crown Heights
$18.50/pound if whole; $13.50 for broken pieces Open 8 AM - 5 PM
Satmar Shmura Hand-Matzoh Bakery
427 Broadway, Williamsburg
$20/pound; $23/pound for a special heimieshe mayleh variety Open 8 AM - 7 PM
Kehilath Yakov Matzo Bakery
346 Broadway, Williamsburg
$21/pound Open 8 AM - 8 PM