If you are looking for something sweet and filling to complement your winter holiday celebrations, check out two types of specialty breads that are available this season.

Mediterra Bakehouse will offer its traditional German Stollen through New Year’s Eve, Dec. 31, at all Whole Foods Market and AJ’s Fine Foods grocery stores in the Valley and at the Uptown Farmers Market at North Phoenix Baptist Church at 5757 N. Central Ave. A Chocolate Cherry Levain, made with French chocolate and dried Michigan cherries, will be available through mid-May. The German Stollen, made with almonds, cherries, glacéed lemons, cherries, ground cinnamon, dark rum and other ingredients, goes for $9 and the cost for the Chocolate Cherry Levain is $10.

Visit the Whole Foods Market at 4701 N. 20th St. or to find other locations, visit wholefoodsmarket.com. AJ’s Fine Foods has a location at 5017 N. Central Ave. For additional locations, visit ajsfinefoods.com. Uptown Farmers Market is open from 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. Saturdays and from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. Wednesdays. Learn more at uptownmarketaz.com.



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