Video Of The Week — Rainbow Bagels Anyone?

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Photo: The Bagel Store/ Instagram

The fact that New York bagels are delicious is undisputed. After all, who can argue with the incredible taste of the freshly-made hand-rolled delights that are available at the city's numerous bakeries. So how does one improve something that is already perfect? By adding a splash of color or in the case of The Bagel Store, multiple colors.

The Brooklyn-based bakery has been rolling out 'rainbow' bagels or what owner Scott Rossilo refers to as the 'world's most beautiful' bagel for two decades. However, though extremely popular with the locals, the rest of the world is just discovering them.

Photo: The Bagel Store/Facebook

Rossilo says that creating the bagels is so complex that the store can bake just 100 every five hours. To put it in perspective this is the same amount of time it takes the team to make 5,000 ordinary bagels. Since a bagel this gorgeous cannot be eaten with just ordinary cream cheese, the bakery has created a smear that features colorful funfetti. As a happy customer quips, "it is like eating cake for breakfast!!"


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  1. What is New York City famous for?
  2. What is different about the bagels at The Bagel Store? What in the passage tells you that the making rainbow bagels is a time-consuming process?

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“As a happy customer quips, "it is like eating cake for breakfast!!"

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(a) a clever or witty remark or comment


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  • soso17970
    soso17970Monday, December 17, 2018 at 6:05 pm
    So satisfying...
    • cowlover
      cowloverMonday, December 17, 2018 at 10:55 am
      Awesome! I want that so bad! I am so like craving it! #RanbowBagelsForLife!
      • dogMonday, December 17, 2018 at 10:51 am
        it looks good to eat
        • catnewsgirl713
          catnewsgirl713Sunday, December 16, 2018 at 1:24 pm
          OMIGOD THAT LOOKS SO GOOD! I am like CRAVING rainbow bagels right now.
          • 👌🏻Friday, December 14, 2018 at 6:17 am
            I want to go there right now
            • 😎Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 5:45 pm
              YUMMY!!!!!!!!!! Looks so good!!!!!!!!!!
              • HiThursday, December 13, 2018 at 5:42 pm
                My mouth is watering
                • hiphoper7
                  hiphoper7Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 4:11 pm
                  So colorful
                  • LindseyThursday, December 13, 2018 at 1:53 pm
                    That looks good to eat
                    • :)Thursday, December 13, 2018 at 6:51 am
                      :0 that is awesome

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