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Hot Bread Kitchen is more than a bakery.

Hot Bread Kitchen Baking

It’s a social enterprise that enhances the future for foreign-born women while preserving baking traditions.

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We offer fresh breads baked with traditional recipes from around the world. We use local grains and organic ingredients.

Artisan Baking Center

Hot Bread Kitchen makes great bread and builds better lives for people who are an integral part of the city’s future.

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Can you think of a more satisfying combination?

News & Happenings

Where to Buy: Memorial Day Guide


While it may still be chilly in NYC, we’re ready to warm up for summer barbecues with our versatile burger and hot dog buns. Find them at our Greenmarket locations and the following retail locations: New York Dean & Deluca (Soho only) Forager’s Market (Chelsea only) Good Eggs Green Grape Provisions Park Slope Food Co-op Whole Foods Albany Whole Foods …continue reading

New Product: Almond Babka

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Inspired by the Eastern European heritages of our bakery trainees, this soft, sweet babka is made with with whole almonds and a twist of almond paste. Perfect for breakfast or as a summer dessert alongside fresh fruits! We can’t think of a better treat to celebrate Mother’s Day.   Available in half and full kilo sizes. For arrival …continue reading

Support talented women this Mother’s Day

Honor your Mom and all of the important work that mothers do by supporting Hot Bread Kitchen’s bakery training program. Our bakery is a unique place: not only because our trainees hail from twenty countries around the world, but also because 65% of our bakers are mothers, many of them single moms, striving to improve …continue reading

Tortilla Day at Union Square Greenmarket

Tortilla Demo

In time for Cinco de Mayo, join us for a tortilla-making demo with Union Square Greenmarket on Friday, May 1st from 11a-1p. Learn how we make our traditional nixtamal corn tortillas from scratch using local ingredients and even take a spin on our original corn mill–a bike!

Our Awards and Accolades

2009 NYC Small Business of the Year Snail of Approval, Slow Food NYC Echoing Green Recipient of the 2007 Eileen Fisher Grant for Women Entrepreneurs