Thursday February 27th @ 6pm, please join Gypsy and the Nyack Needs a Skatepark members as they present at a special meeting of the Village board. Gypsy will be providing donuts and coffee for this event. If you’re a Nyack resident, please consider coming to this meeting to support the plans to finally put a […]
This month I was a contributor to Fresh Cup magazine (an excellent journal for the coffee shop) and provided an article on social media and the coffee house. I could probably have written a book on the topic, thanks to the various different social media tools available, but this was an overview of the methods […]
Before Gypsy Donut and Espresso Bar opened I sat down with Dan, friend and owner of Nyack favorite Art Cafe. I spent countless hours in Art Cafe before I started Gypsy (and still regularly enjoy fine meals there) and Dan and I talked often about food and about Nyack. When the final ideas for Gypsy […]
This article I wrote first originally on BikeHugger.com, where I’m an editor: Kurt Sandiforth is the type of guy you’d expect to find in a strange cafe somewhere while he’s in the midst of cycling around the world. He’s got the perfect cyclist build—tall enough for power but not so tall as to be laden […]
Want to really do something special for your Valentine this year? Bring them a box of Gypsy Donuts. Available as a half-dozen box ($15) or a full dozen ($28) this is sure to impress. The flavors are; a filled donut with a homemade strawberry jam and topped and topped with chocolate and our custom M&Ms, […]
We are always working on improving things at Gypsy and this week we’ve revamped the maple bacon donut. What? Improving perfection? We’ve started to candy the bacon (its cooked in maple syrup) and added just a touch of smokey goodness. Come munch it.
Nyack residents have been asking for a skatepark for the better part of thirty years—and for that same time the efforts to build a fun, safe park have been pushed back by various iterations of our village government. Now Nyack Needs a Skatepark has built up the momentum for a park and it’s very close […]
We use cash registers from Square at Gypsy and they’ve just rolled out a great gift certificate program that allows you to purchase gift cards for anyone right from your phone and they can redeem them at Gypsy, right from their phone. (And as a reminder, it’s the same app that you can use in Gypsy […]
We’re working on a summer bicycle jersey for Gypsy Donut, one that ties into the look of the Piermont Bicycle Connection jersey (that we’re also designing) since we’re in their shop. Here are two different directions for the jersey front. Which do you prefer and why? (Click on the image to see it larger.)
Here’s the list of donuts we have for the week, which starts for us on Monday Jan 21st: Raspberry jam filled donut with a dark chocolate ganache; white chocolate ganache with ground sugar, chocolate and coffee topping. The cake donut will be key lime glazed with a touch of buttercream.