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Merita Bakery, 1923 Airport Boulevard: 16 November 2012   3 comments

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Growing up, Merita was one of our primary breads, along with Sunbeam ("It's batter-whipped!"). Gradually it seemed we moved away from white-bread a bit, and Roman Meal became our staple. Nowdays I tend to go with something denser like Arnold's. Still, I was rather shocked to find that Merita was part of the Hostess collapse (along with Wonder Bread and Butternut, which we never bought). I saw those diamond wrappers at the breakfast table many days in grade-school, with the scent of toast in the air..

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  1. I believe there's a Merita bakery in Orangeburg. Also there's a Merita bakery in Orlando beside I-4 that fills your car with that wonderful baked bread smell.


    4 Mar 13 at 2:49 pm

  2. Hmm. Have you been by those since November?


    4 Mar 13 at 11:48 pm

  3. I will always remember going by here and getting fresh cheap bread and sweet treats. It was a favorite past time to do with my dad.


    10 Aug 14 at 2:04 am

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