Archive for October 6th, 2017

Not Skopelos town

I love bakeries. I used to work in one when I was about 15. The smell of the freshly baked bread is one of the best smells in the world for me. I am always looking for traditional bakeries where the shop and the ovens are in the same room. You see the bread coming out of the oven and land on a baking tray or in a basket.

A bakery where you only see a few kinds of bread, some cookies and some cheese pies. All handmade.

There is a bakery like that in Volos and yesterday morning I found one here in Rethymno, Crete. The baker (without a shirt!) and his mother.

Apart from bread this shop was filled with many animals and wreaths made from bread. Maybe for tourists? Maybe he had some time on his hands and a lot of dough left?


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