The revolving ovenﾒs small footprint has worked well for LaSalleﾒs bakers, however the bakery plans to add a deck oven as well.
A selection of cakes, tarts and pies available at LaSalle Bakery
Sandwiches are wrapped in a strip of paper and tied with raffia before being placed in the showcase. LaSalle also does good business with calzones, potpies and pizza bread.
LaSalleﾒs Smith Street location remains busy throughout the day.
Bread accounts for about 10 percent of sales at LaSalleﾒs two locations.
While LaSalle relies heavily on machinery, some rolls are still shaped by hand.
Almost 4 percent of sales come from cookies at LaSalle Bakery.
LaSalle is seeing more sales from individual portions, smaller cake sizes and cupcakes.
After bread production is finished in the Admiral Street location, LaSalleﾒs bread bakers begin assembling sandwiches for both locations.
LaSalle takes a page from the diners of old and displays several decorated cakes in a revolving cake stand.
A selection of LaSalleﾒs breakfast pastry offerings
Savory breakfast pastries are popular items, such as the spinach feta croissants. Savory croissants also are available in ham and cheese as well as the more traditional chocolate and almond varieties.