There is something for everyone at a bakery.
Maybe you’re a cupcake kind of gal. Your husband prefers a marble rye. And the kids? It’s all about the sprinkled doughnuts. Whatever the craving, Chicago’s northern suburbs boast some of the best bakeries around.
Here’s a guide that includes features on local bakeries, information on where to find them and even a few books if you want to keep the baking in your kitchen:
Make It Better Articles
Make It Better Resources
The Bent Fork
Great Harvest Bread Co.
Heavenly Earth Bread Co.
Once Upon a Bagel
Rose’s Wheat-Free Bakery
For a comprehensive list of north suburban bakeries, visit our Better List.
The Food Allergy Mama’s Baking Book
Hello, Cupcake!: Irresistibly Playful Creations Anyone Can Make
Karen Tack, Alan Richardson
Healthy Bread in Five Minutes a Day: 100 New Recipes Featuring Whole Grains, Fruits, Vegetables, and Gluten-Free Ingredients
Jeff Hertzberg, M.D., Zoe Francois