The Bakery Report

Happy Halloween!

And suddenly – fall is upon us in full force. It’s the time of year when the jack-o-lanterns come out to line our windows and porches. Kids (and grown-ups, for that matter) dress-up as their favorite characters, occupations and inanimate objects. Halloween is here! Time to carve some pumpkins and gather that candy!The beginning of … >


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Celebrate Fall with a Delicious Recipe

The leaves are changing color, the mornings are becoming crisper, and every pumpkin-flavored item imaginable is hitting the shelves. It’s official – Fall is here!


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La Brea Bakery Supports No Kid Hungry

More than 16 million American kids live in households struggling to put food on the table. No child should grow up hungry in America, but one in five American children struggles with hunger. In addition to impacting a child’s overall health, childhood hunger can also negatively impact academic performance and achievement, and prevents many American kids from reaching … >


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Happy 4th of July from La Brea Bakery

Who doesn’t love a good July 4th barbecue? For a delicious summer salad perfect for your holiday get together, try this recipe featuring one of the season’s favorite fruits served with grilled pieces of our Toasted Sunflower Honey Loaf.


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La Brea Bakery’s Breaking Bread Tour Begins!

In celebration of our 25th anniversary, we’re hitting the road and sharing free loaves of La Brea Bakery Artisan Breads with people throughout the country. During our first leg of the tour we’re bringing freshly baked loaves to the people of Chicago! Our two bread trucks will be making stops throughout Chicago and the surrounding suburbs … >


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Celebrate the Start of Summer with Chipotle Avocado Cheeseburgers

It’s almost summertime and that means it’s time to barbecue! Kick off summer this Memorial Day Weekend with Chipotle Avocado Cheeseburgers served on La Brea Bakery Telera Rolls. Happy grilling!   Makes 4 Sandwiches 4 La Brea Bakery Telera Rolls 24 ounces ground beef (4 patties) 4 ounces cheddar cheese, sliced (4 slices) 2 avocados … >


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La Brea Bakery Featured in the Wall Street Journal

John Yamin, CEO of the Americas and Global Marketing Officer, ARYZTA AG, recently sat down with Sarah Nassauer from the Wall Street Journal to discuss La Brea Bakery’s new branding, logo, and packaging that we worked on with Hornall Anderson, along with his vision for La Brea Bakery. Check out the article below.  


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A Delicious St. Patrick’s Day: Irish Potato Soup with Cheese & Red Ale

St. Patrick’s Day is coming up on Monday, celebrate with this delicious recipe for Irish Potato Soup with Cheese and Red Ale from the James Beard Foundation. Even better, serve the soup in “bread bowls” made from our Country White Sourdough Petite Rounds! This soup is great served on its own, but would also make … >


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Sweet Pairings this Valentine’s Day

We just launched our new La Brea Bakery Petite Crisp Cookies in time for Valentine’s Day. They’re crispy, delicious, and boxed ready to make any day special – for you or possibly a Valentine. But what to pair them with? We’re pretty excited here at La Brea Bakery about how well these artisan cookies pair … >


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Re-opening of Flagship La Brea Bakery Café Kicks off Bakery’s 25th Anniversary Year Celebration

La Brea Bakery re-opened their flagship La Brea Bakery Café at a ribbon-cutting ceremony on Thursday, January 30, 2014.  Los Angeles City Council President Herb Wesson, Los Angeles County Supervisor Zev Yaroslavsky and Los Angeles City Councilmember Tom LaBonge joined CEO John Yamin and La Brea Bakery Founder Nancy Silverton at the celebration taking place … >


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