Here's the croissant that won. Note the careful radial layering of pastry levels, and you can almost smell the butter.
What are you looking for in a croissant? This quintessential French pastry -- shaped like the horns on a steer -- should be flaky, buttery, and paradoxically both light and substa ... More >>
Well, we thought we'd written the end of the Drunken Negro Cookie Head saga. But the Lafayette Bakery, which offered the peculiar sweets to "celebrate" Obama's election, causing a big fuss, is still getting unwanted attention: the Villager reports that last Saturday 20 members of the New Black Pant ... More >>