The history of an entire village “smells” the bakery “fournaris (a baker)” in Leptokarya, next to the Train Station. In a whole century, from 1922, “passed” from the ovens generations, with wonderful smells, authentic tastes, but first and foremost unforgettable memories and experiences, which illustrate the life of a whole place, over the years.
Here baked every day fresh bread and the smell of the extended so far as in kilometers. Times when your real name forgotten about and was nicknamed, which often result from the occupation. “Baker” well told and so the first owner Dimitris Grevenitis has acquired its own nickname and the bakery the name.
Here brought all the housewives – even when there were no cookers – the baking tray with food, the grilled meat on Sunday, sweet Christmas, buns and the coils of Easter. Here carrying the head large baking tins, with the pies, with the traditional handmade sheet.
Here again, some years later, we all had our breakfast hangout, after their night out, when we were saying “go to station for cheese pie” and some order a piece, while others a whole baking everyone, so to “relax” and go to sleep. Who does not remember the groups founded each dawn the few tables of the bakery, which are often waiting patiently the second crop with the pies, because the first had already disappeared long before.
With the passage of time, the family-run, developed and extended, producing a large variety of pastries, fresh pastries and ice cream. Now you can get all kinds of bread, bagels, buns, nuts, croissants, traditional pies and «sfoliata” pastries and confectionery, cakes and buns, pizzas, milk and other types of radiator, ice cream, ice cream cake, soft drinks and juices.
In recent years, the newest generation of owners, Evangelos Grevenitis, together with his wife Vasso and children to help often, continue to make bread with success, the delivery with the progress, the league position in the hearts of all of us. But always with absolute commitment to tradition, quality and excellent customer service. And with a warm smile, despite the late nighter and difficult sometimes conditions, as a result of the heatwave, never goes out from the lips.
Even the youngest member of the family the small Christos, the toque baker in the head, is present, by stating the net of the eyes and lovely kids of smile, that people are those who always worth.
Those make a difference……