22 of the best Italian markets and bakeries in Upstate NY

Sep 13, 2018 263

Upstate New York is home to a large population of Italian families. In fact, New York State has the largest population of Italian-Americans than any other state except New Jersey. Even the small city of Rome, N.Y., has a population that declares itself over 30 percent Italian-American. So let's take a look at a list of favorite Italian markets and Italian bakeries scattered throughout Upstate. Stop in for a bottle of olive oil, a chunk of Genoa salami or a cannoli sometime. You won't regret it.

A legendary place. Using generations old family recipes. All pastries hand made. I suggest the Chocolate Almond Torte, a chocolate cake with a layer of almond paste and fudge topped with peanuts. First opened by Teresa and Michael Petrantoni in 1929. Address: 2267 Clifford Ave, Rochester. Website

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