Baz Bagel Rainbow Baking Kit

Baz Bagel is in the heart of New York’s Little Italy making family recipes and authentic hand-rolled, kettle boiled and baked all on-site. And now you can make your own New York Rainbow Bagels at home with this unique kit!

Before Bari Musacchio opened Baz Bagel on New York’s Lower East Side in 2014, she perfected her bagel recipe by visiting scores of New York bagel shops and even volunteering at one in New Jersey. The result? Baz Bagels’ bagels are hand-rolled, kettle-boiled, and baked on burlap-covered boards in a rotating oven. The end result is a bagel that’s crisp and chewy on the outside, soft on the inside, and New York through-and-through. Baz Bagel has been featured on the Best Thing I Ever Ate.

New York Water Not Included

More Details

This package includes everything you need to make 12 Rainbow Bagels:

  • Flour
  • Yeast
  • Salt
  • Malt
  • Sesame Seed
  • Poppy Seed
  • Everything Seed
  • Sugar
  • Choose to add more!

Ingredients

Flour, Yeast, Salt, Malt, Sesame Seed, Poppy Seed, Everything Seed, Sugar

Instructions / Storage

  • Kit arrives ready to use
  • Upon arrival leave at room temperature for up to 1 month

To Serve

  • Activate by putting yeast + sugar packet in 1 1/3 cups of warm water. Wait for yeast to bubble up in the water to activate. Don’t panic – it will take about 5-7 minutes.
  • Combine flour, malt, and the yeasty water into the mixer.
  • Mix for 12 minutes with a dough hook on No. 2 setting. No mixer? No problem! Knead dough 20 minutes by hand (a bit strenuous, but doable!)
  • Test the dough. It’s done when it’s smooth, not sticky, and holds it’s shape. To test, press your fingerprint into it and it will slowly return back to shape.
  • Form one large dough ball. Technique: fold the loose edges into the center of dough to form a ball (this will become the bottom of the ball). Gently flip over. The top of the ball will be smooth. Bagel rookies, it’s okay if it’s not a perfectly smooth ball. it will still work just fine.
  • Place the dough ball in a lightly greased, medium to large bowl, cover with plastic wrap, and let it rest in the fridge for one hour or until it about doubles in size.
  • Split the dough into 3 parts and using 3 separate bowls (one for each color) mix each part with 10-12 drops of color and knead each color for about 3 minutes. Until color is even throughout. Take part 1 and color it blue. Take part 2 and color it green. Take part 3 and color it pink. Tip: Wear gloves while using colorants.
  • Flatten each dough color with rolling pin into a flat square “pancake” about 1/4 inch thick.
  • Stack and layer each color on top of each other – cut the stack in half and then one half on top of the other half. You should have 6 colors stacked. Use knife or dough cutter to cut the dough.
  • Slice the dough into 8-10 “roughly” equal strips. Roll each strip out to approx. 8 inches in length. 8 larger bagels, 10 smaller bagels.
  • Roll each strip of the dough, wrap each strip around your hand to form a rainbow ring around your hand. gently press ends together to seal. Pro tip: With the dough around your hand, roll the edges gently against the table to seal.
  • Place rolled bagels directly on highly greased sheet pan (or directly on a sil-pat mat), cover tray in plastic wrap, sing them a lullaby, and tuck them in to sleep overnight in the fridge.
  • Take bagels out of the fridge and let sit (on the tray) at room temperature for 30 minutes.
  • While they are proofing, preheat oven to 425 F and boil a pot of water (medium to larger pot).
  • Put bagels into the boiling water (3-4 bagels at a time). Boil for 45 seconds, then flip and boil for another 45 seconds on the other side.
  • Put bagels directly on lightly greased sheet pan or silicone baking mat, then into the oven and bake for 8-10 minutes.
  • Open oven and gently flip each bagel. Bake for 8-10 minutes.
  • Take out of oven to cool.
  • Slice bagel and top with lox and schmear.
  • Enjoy!
Download Storage and Prep Instructions

Shipping Details

  • Baz Bagel ships Monday-Friday of each week
  • Orders cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes
  • Orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii via 2-day will incur an additional $20 charge or $35 for Overnight Shipping. Sorry guys!
  • Have more questions about Shipping? Read our Shipping FAQ page.

Corporate Gift Orders

You can send this item to up to 15 different addresses using our regular checkout. Looking to send this item to more than 15 people? Have our Corporate Gifting Team assist you.

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REVIEWS

My daughter received bagels Right at the time You said would be delivered. She and hubby said they were delicious! Thanks Baz and Goldbelly
Talia T. - Los Angeles, CA
06/25/20
Fast shipping. Food wrapped and displayed beautifully.
William G. - Fort Mill, SC
07/01/20
Fresh, on-time delivery, loved the handwritten note.
Amy M. - Crawfordville, FL
08/03/20
Order delivered on time. All beautifully packed, cheeses on ice packs. Bagels DELICIOUS!! Cream cheese flavors unusual and scrumptious. And oh, the lox!! Very satisfied, indulged and sated.
Susan W. - East Hampton, NY
08/09/20
Delivered when expected. All items were expertly packed and fresh.
Liz S. - Warminster, PA
08/05/20
Delivered right on time. Packaging was great and bagels were even better.
Heather M. - Arlington, VA
08/04/20
Amazing, Amazing bagels made with love. Thank you!
John P. - Fallbrook, CA
07/23/20
Order was shipped super fast and the Baz bagel kits were the perfect gift !
Clarice V. - Flushing, NY
04/16/21
The two purchases I made with this bagel company went so well and the bagels were so delicious and fresh, not to mention adorable with the tie dye effect. Bonus that they're vegan! 10/10 would recommend!
Brittney A. - Martinsville, VA
03/19/21
On time! Fresh! Arrived Quickly! Unique & Fun for a St. Pat’s Birthday!
Blake K. - Brentwood, CA
03/20/21
They were a gift for my daughter. She said they were fresh & delicious. The spreads & lox were great
Becca K. - Orland Park, IL
03/10/21
The bagels themselves were great. They were a gift and it put a big smile on the recipients face.
Joy O. - El Cerrito, CA
02/14/21
My daughter was coming home for the weekend and has always wanted to try rainbow bagels. Long story short, looked on Goldbelly, found a provider who not only had them but would deliver them on Saturday! Best weekend ever. They were delicious and she loved it!! Thank you
John I. - Darlington, SC
01/25/21
Delivery on time and all the food arrived in pristine condition Delicious!!
Marietta C. - Braintree, MA
12/31/20
Bagels are beautiful and delicious! They arrived on time, and were carefully packaged.
Gail R. - Burke, VA
03/17/21
It was packed very well. Arrived whole, fresh, and ready to go! Best bagels! The perfect valentine treat!
Leigh D. - Kingwood, TX
02/21/21
The ease of ordering, quick & communicated delivery, and very happy birthday recipient on the receiving end made for a great experience. Will definitely use goldbelly again!
Gabriel S. - New Orleans, LA
05/16/21
The food was in perfect condition and my daughter loved the bagels very much!
Cassandra V. - Roslindale, MA
05/12/21
Food arrived as planned, perfectly packed, and tasted amazing! Wonderful unique surprise for my mom ❤️
Lorraine W. - Ventura, CA
05/09/21
Ordering was easy, shipment arrived on time and Bagels were a big hit!
Susan S. - Wilmington, NC
04/07/21
Product and service exactly as ordered and exceptional.
Beverly S. - Cleveland, OH
04/10/21
Delicious fresh bagels 🥯
Lori F. - Chicago, IL
07/03/21
EVERYTHING - best Goldbelly delivery yet
Valerie T. - Austin, TX
04/01/21
When the first order was lost in transit for a few extra days, Goldbelly replaced the order, which had perishable products, without hesitation.
Brian B. - Sacramento, CA
10/08/21
Totally smooth sailing. my friends loved it.
Michele M. - Dresden, ME
09/30/21
Everything arrived in perfect condition. The bagels and cream cheese were very very good.
Richard S. - Centre Hall, PA
09/11/21
easy to order - item as pictured - delivery as promised
Rebecca M. - Colorado Springs, CO
08/31/21
It's always awesome! LOVE LOVE LOVE getting my rainbow bagels in Texas, we always look forward to it
Valerie T. - Austin, TX
08/27/21
Delivery arrived on time, products packed well.
mary w. - Teton Village, WY
07/24/21
Everything was great! Delivery was on time. The bagels were in perfect shape and delicious!
Amelia G. - La Crosse, WI
06/08/21
Great gift options. Delivered in a timely fashion. Immediate and positive conclusion to a problem when some food items arrived spoiled.
Charlotte Mo - Sonoma, CA
06/07/21
Great product & Service.
Jorge G. - Weslaco, TX
07/12/21
Food arrived in time and well packaged!
Janet B. - Austin, TX
11/08/21
Usually, when you order something like this it's all pizazz until you taste the food. These bagels were amazing (and I'm from NY!), the lox was great and it was packaged really well! I would definitely order these again!!!
David B. - Winter Garden, FL
11/27/21
Everything!! Tasted as good as they did when we had them in NY
Jamie R. - Oshkosh, WI
11/27/21
Always prompt delivery.
Thomas C. - Butler, NJ
11/27/21
Bagels were very fresh.
Yvette C. - Boca Raton, FL
12/01/21
Product was fresh and delicious. Beautifully packaged and free gift completed unexpected. Had Baz Bagels when we were in NYC a month ago and couldn't wait to have them delivered to our home.
Ross Z. - Monroeville, PA
12/07/21
The shipping & deliver went perfectly. Awesome item to send!
Skyler R. - San Diego, CA
12/05/21
The packaging and presentation was great. The food was amazing.
Megan W. - Temecula, CA
12/07/21
Everything! Quick delivery! Arrived fresh and insulated! Great value! Loved this service! Thank you, thank you, thank you!!!
Pam J. - Grosse Ile, MI
12/20/21
Everything was fantastic! Fast shipping, excellent product packed well, and deliciouis food! Instructions were on point and couldn't have been easier to follow. Can't wait to order again!
Jill T. - Janesville, WI
12/20/21
Shipping was fast and the bagels are delicious!
Kirstein M. - Eielson AFB, AK
12/22/21
This was a huge hit on Christmas morning! Everyone loved them. And I just started a tradition.
Ali S. - New Fairfield, CT
12/27/21
Ease of ordering and the items received were packaged well and as described. The ability to add additional items to the order was easy.
Sara A. - Bend, OR
01/10/22