‘Bay County residents take this holiday very seriously,’ says paczki baker as Fat Tuesday arrives
There’s a way to make real, traditional paczkis, said Jarrid of Barney’s BakeHouse Bakery in Bay City. “The traditional paczki is made with a dense sweet dough. Weighman set up shop at the former Barney’s Bakery at 421 S. Van Buren St. in the fall of 2020 after the historic and original Barney’s Bakery, which dated back to 1929, announced it was closing its doors earlier that year. The paczki is rooted in Polish tradition, which is something that Bay City is rich in. We had 514 customer transactions on the snowiest day of the year last Paczki’s Day.mlive.com
Ready for Fat Tuesday? Find paczki at these Ann Arbor locations
ANN ARBOR, Mich. – It’s not officially Fat Tuesday unless powdered sugar is on everything. Here’s where you can pick up some paczki in Ann Arbor:ARGUS FARM STOPThis year Fenton-based baking company Crust is supplying Argus Farm Stop with strawberry, raspberry and lemon paczki. DJ’S BAKERYDJ’s will have eight flavors of paczki available, including apple, blueberry, custard, cream, lemon, prune, raspberry and strawberry. AdWASHTENAW DAIRYPreordering has closed but the historic Ann Arbor business will have some paczki available for pickup on Tuesday. Paczki pickup will happen from Feb.12-16 at both the Ann Arbor North and Ann Arbor West Plum Market locations.