Sweet Elena's Bakery


Hello Summer


Farmer's Market

Farmer's Market Display




House in Gascony, France

Elena's House in Gascony, France


Sweet Elena' Pies Make for the
BEST Celebration

Sweet Elena's will have all the necessary sweet & savory treats for your Easter Brunch. Hot cross buns, assorted glazed cookies, Colomba Pasquale, my italian grandma cookies, lemon tarts and quiches to celebrate Easter. Stop in or call to place your orders today.

Summer Time Local Farmer's Markets!

  • Carmel Barnyard Farmer's Market -
    Tuesday 9 a.m. - 1 p.m.
  • MPC - Friday 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.
  • Aptos Market - Saturdays 8 a.m. - 12 p.m.
  • For more information on the farmer's markets visit: www.montereybayfarmers.org

Sweet Elena's Fruit Kuchen Recipe


  • 1 cup butter
  • 3 cups raw (TB) sugar
  • 6 eggs
  • 1 T baking powder
  • 3-1/3 cups whole wheat pastry flour
  • Cream butter and sugar
  • Add eggs
  • Sift together flour and baking powder, then add wet ingredients
  • Spread into a 13 x 17 buttered pan
  • Lay fruit in season - apricots, plums, peaches
  • Bake 300 for 30 minutes or until toothpick comes out clean (every oven is different)

Goodies at the Bakery!

Bread Loaves



New Art Display!
Photography and Acrylic

Local artist Robin Windfield will have her art on display until the end of the month. Stop by the bakery and take a look.

Elena's House in the Southwest
of France is on Airbnb...
Check Rates and Pictures!

- Villeneuve de Mezin -
Lot et Garonne.

Time to make reservations for Elena's
house in the Southwest of France!

How about visiting the fabulous Flower Festival in Fources (the last Sunday of April)?

$600 per week April - end of September. $500 per week October - end of March.

Contact sweetelenasbakery@gmail.com

Take a Trip to France and Stay at
Elena's Home

Dreamed of a french vacation? We have the perfect place for you to stay near Nerac. $600 per week April-End of September. $500 per week October- end of March. Contact sweetelenasbakery@gmail.com

The house features a large open style kitchen and living room (the French call this a "piece a vivre") with a fireplace, dishwasher, refrigerator, fully equipped kitchen, 3 bedrooms, 1 bathroom, 1 shower, 1 toilet, washing machine, line dry clothes, sleeps a family of 4 - 5 maximum. The house does not have TV, telephone or WiFi.

In the heart of Gascony live life with vigor, embrace the best food of the region and savor the sites! Don't forget to enjoy some of the world famous Gascon wines and Armangnac, the region's feisty answer to Cognac.

Visit our web site for more information: www.facebook.com/lagascogne4rent