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Best Bakery

Patisserie Poupon

820 E. Baltimore St., (410) 332-0390

Posted 9/21/2005

Cake—the ever disappointing dessert staple. Be it the sandpaper-dry sliver you receive at a wedding or the gooey, Crisco-y frosting vehicle served at office parties, it never fails to disappoint. That is, until Patisserie Poupon showed us such magical creations as its berry-glazed cake—moist and a hint of raspberry tartness. Their chocolate cakes retain their flavor without succumbing to the overly sweet garishness found in most supermarkets. Patisserie Poupon is the adult Wonkaland of buttery croissants and delectable tarts. We love to feel lavishly snooty when we enter this French bakery, and then ram the delicate creations into our faces with indulgent glee when we step outside.

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Other Awards for Best Bakery:

Goldman's Kosher Bakery, 9/17/2008

Fenwick Bakery, 9/19/2007

New System Bakery, 9/20/2006

Atwater's/Ploughboy Soups, 9/22/2004

Piedigrotta, 9/17/2003

Woodlea Bakery, 9/18/2002

Fenwick Bakery, 9/13/2000

Patisserie Poupon, 9/15/1999

Stone Mill Bakery, 9/17/1997

Big Sky Bread Co., 9/18/1996

All Awards for Patisserie Poupon:

Best Gourmet Bakery, 9/16/2009

Best Cake, 9/17/2008

Best Desserts, 9/19/2001

Best Bakery, 9/15/1999

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