STAMFORD, Conn. -- 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 Fairfield County?
Bagelman, Danbury, Brookfield:
Bagel Crossing, Bethel
Pauli's Deli and Bagels, Norwalk
Liz Sue Bagels, Stamford
Upper Crust Bagel Co., Old Greenwich
We asked for your favorites and now have five contestants in the running. Each is being profiled this week as part of our ongoing DVlicious contest. Here’s the lowdown on one who made the cut.
What Makes Them Bagelicious : Their bagels are known for being crisp on the outside and chewy on the inside. One speciality is the "Lox Job" for those who want some salmon with their bagel.
Crazy Flavors : Expect verything from plain to everything, oat to blueberry, with just under a dozen varieties of cream cheeses.
Reminder: The contest ends Monday, April 25 at 5 p.m. You can vote multiple times, albeit once per day.