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Bakery with good Napoleon (or mille-feuille)?

ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 10:30 AM

If you can recommend one, please share. Thanks.

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  1. SIMIHOUND RE: ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 11:17 AM

    Hi Ipse, In the SFV try Beas, Portos, and Edies which now has a location in Tarzana at 17316 Ventura Blvd as well as in the older location in Canoga Park.

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      ilysla RE: ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 12:00 PM

      I like the ones from Pink Orchid Bakery in Westwood. Quite light.

      1. stravaigint RE: ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 12:49 PM

        Since I happened to be searching for reports on Chaumont anyway, I found this, where TonyC at least notes that they have them:

        http://chowhound.chow.com/topics/890494

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          stravaigint RE: stravaigint Feb 12, 2014 09:40 AM

          Ipse, I went on Saturday morning with the intention of trying one for you, but it was too early for the Napoleons. Did you find one?

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            ipsedixit RE: stravaigint Feb 12, 2014 10:44 AM

            No, not yet. But thanks for the effort.

        2. Novelli RE: ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 01:52 PM

          Amalfitano Italian Bakery
          29111 S. Western Ave
          Rancho Palos Verdes, CA 90275

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            chrishei RE: ipsedixit Feb 5, 2014 02:54 PM

            Surprisingly, Canter's one is good. Need to find a more traditional/lighter version though. I had a good one at Trois Mec last year, but you can't buy that obviously.

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