Fred’s New York City hand made bagels


Watch Mark teach you how to make New York City Bagels and bialys at home.

All you need is a Pizza stone and some  Chutzpha and you are on the way.IMG_1240


Bagels Every Sunday at Fred’s


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Staussie’s Bagels every sunday brunch at Fred’s
Smoked fish platter with Mark’s house cured lox,smoked sable and white fish salad
Homemade vegetable and scallion cream cheese.IMG_0113

Off the menu Wednesday’s New York Times


check it out and come up and see the leafs peaking this weekend

Bagel video


watch me make New York City bagels and teach you how to make them at home.  After researching I have found that a good bagel does not exsist anymore.  It is a dead art and hopefully I will start to bring them back. You can taste the bagels at All three Fred’s enjoy

Barneys/Fred’s Scottsdale, AZ opening


I’m happy to announce that Barneys New York and Fred’s will be opening in Scottsdale, AZ on October 15, 2009.

Check your newstands, as Barneys and Fred’s are featured in a beautiful cover story in this week’s Arizona Republic.

In Scottsdale, the store and restaurant are located at:

Fashion Square, 45oo N. Scottsdale Road


Come visit us in lovely, warm Scottsdale!

Chicago Sun Times Pat Bruno give Fred’s Chicago 2 1/2 stars


Fifty nights of hard work and the commitment of Chef Jean and his Sous Chef Sean netted great results. For a New York Based Restaurant to be Loved by Chicago is no small task. It takes a totally Chicago team of GM Mark, Lauren and Michelle in Front and the Local Culinary team to make the restaurant shine.
Here is the link and enjoy


Serious Eats Loves Fred’s Chicago pizza


Here is the link Chef Jean and I worked on this dough recipe for weeks and its always good when the Press love it.
Thanks for reading