Monday, July 23, 2012
☞ SHOP: Hot Bread Kitchen Almacen Opens
The non-profit, social enterprise bread bakery that provides low-income and foreign-born women with paid training to become professional bakers - announces the opening today, Monday, July 23rd, of a retail location, Hot Bread Almacen (La Marqueta, 1590 Park Avenue, at East 115th Street; 212-369-3331). "Almacen" is the Spanish word for "general store"; Hot Bread Almacen is located in La Marqueta, the historic Spanish Harlem food market.
Hot Bread Almacen's hours are Monday-Saturday, 8 AM- 5 PM, and the store features Hot Bread Kitchen's full line of award-winning breads, such as challah and seasonal focaccia, plus the following items exclusively sold there: the Bialy al Barrio (an egg, cheese and hot sauce sandwich on Hot Bread Kitchen's signature bialy), mini-bialys, freshly ground masa, tortillas hot off the press (during select hours), and a daily changing special from a culinary business in HBK Incubates. Check the full Hot Bread Kitchen menu here: LINK