SCARSDALE, N.Y. -- It’s impossible to live here and not have a bagel opinion. The New York area, as everyone knows, is the bagel capital of the world. And yes, it’s worth waiting in line on a Sunday morning to get one of these doughy wonders fresh out of the oven. Toasting, as a bagel purist knows, is not necessary when you buy the very best.
Who Has The Best Bagels In Westchester County?
Bagels on Hudson, Croton-on-Hudson
J.V. Hot Bagels, Yorktown
Lenny's Bagels, Rye Brook
Mount Kisco Bagel, Mount Kisco
Sammy's New York Bagels, Scarsdale
We asked for your favorites and now have five contestants in the running. Each has being profiled this week as part of our ongoing DVlicious contest. Here’s the lowdown on one who made the cut.
Sammy's Bagels, 1461 Weaver St., Scarsdale, (914) 472-0500
What Makes Them Bagelicious: They're kosher, with more than two dozen flavors of cream cheese. Folks also rave over their varieties of tunafish, always good on a bagel. Bagels are made in small batches daily to ensure quality at every step in the cooking process.
Crazy Flavors: Expect the traditional flavors of plain, cinnamon raisin, poppy, onion, plain , everything, salt, sesame, Black Russian (pumpernickel) and garlic. What the shop is known for: its"Sammy Stick," an unrolled bagel that is then cooked.
Reminder: The contest ends Monday, April 25 at 5 p.m.. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.
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