Posted October 6, 2017 at 5:03 am
The Supermoon Bakehouse officially launches on Rivington Street tomorrow. Paper again covers the windows of the storefront, obstructing the stacks of iridescent, Instagram friendly boxes. The pastry chef behind the counter is Ry Stephen, the co-founder of Mr. Holmes Bakehouse in San Francisco. His business partner in the venture is head designer Aron Tzimas. Apparently, […]
Last modified October 3, 2017 at 11:45 am
Underway since last spring, the Supermoon Bakehouseis ready to rise on Rivington Street. Filling the retail void left by the ill-fated Schapiro’s hangout. The butcher paper affixed to the floor-to-ceiling glass came down over the weekend to show off a new window display. Branded boxes pimping the Supermoon moniker, and the pithy “Bite me, NYC” […]
Last modified October 6, 2014 at 11:37 am
Schapiro Wine Company, born on the Lower East Side in 1899, practically invented the Kosher wine business. Their family empire began rather auspiciously on Attorney Street as the California Valley Wine Company, but truly flourished once the business relocated to 126 Rivington Street. At this address, the company would eventually create a block-long network of […]
Posted June 24, 2013 at 5:23 am
We had a chance to speak with Daniel Schapiro about the revival which is to “combine old-world tradition with new-world chutzpah.”
Last modified March 22, 2013 at 1:31 pm
With Passover looming, seems only appropriate to write about the once almighty Schapiro’s Wine empire.
Posted March 13, 2012 at 6:44 am
We’re always stoked when readers raid their personal photo collections for shots of the old neighborhood, and share with the class. 1997, right this way!
Posted June 20, 2011 at 6:28 am
Street advertisers have finally realized upper Essex Street is a major destination on weekend nights.