Art & Soul: The Culinary Arts - What's New And Interesting On The Ann Arbor/Ypsi Dining Scene

Apr 6, 2017

Colorful "Conchas" (sweet bread) freshly baked at the new Ypsilanti bakery Panadería La Bendición.
Credit Lisa Barry
Guatemalan cookies at the new Ypsilanti bakery Panadería La Bendición.
Credit Lisa Barry

On this week's Art & Soul, the new owner of the old Jefferson Market on the west side of Ann Arbor joins Lisa Barry and Jessica Webster to share what will be new at the restaurant when it reopens soon.  We also discuss the recent opening of a new Guatemalan bakery on Cross Street in Ypsilanti, "Panadería La Bendición."


The re-opening Jefferson Market on the west side of Ann Arbor.
Credit Jefferson Market and Cakery

Nic Sims and her husband David Myers already own Mighty Good Coffee, which will, of course, be sold at the new location along with a lot of other fresh and interesting food.

Jessica and Nic Sims
Credit Lisa Barry

There is discussion of a new Guatemalan bakery that recently opened in Ypsilanti.  Jessica also talks about a new brew pub opening in Ann Arbor and what the name HOMES stands for!

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— Lisa Barry is the host of All Things Considered on WEMU. You can contact Lisa at 734.487.3363, on Twitter @LisaWEMU, or email her at lbarryma@emich.edu