05/04/15 6:12am
Nancy Kouris quiche

Nancy Kouris with the ingredients to make a fresh asparagus quiche at Blue Duck Bakery in Riverhead. (Credit: Barbaraellen Koch)

Nancy Kouris, who owns four Blue Duck Bakery locations along with her husband Keith, picked up some fresh local asparagus at Bay View Farm & Market in Aquebogue Tuesday morning with plans to make some quiche for the Riverhead bakery. (more…)

04/24/13 10:38pm
BARBARELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO | Blue Duck Bakery owner Keith Kouris (left) confirmed this week he's looking to open up his fourth location downtown Greenport.

BARBARELLEN KOCH FILE PHOTO | Blue Duck Bakery co-owner Keith Kouris (left)  is looking to open up her fourth location in downtown Greenport.

Blue Duck Bakery is looking to open its fourth location on Front Street in Greenport, co-owner Nancy Kouris said.

Ms. Kouris, who owns Blue Duck along with her husband Keith, is scouting a storefront at 130 Front Street in downtown Greenport. (more…)

04/01/13 6:31pm

BARBARALLEN KOCH PHOTO | Blue Duck Bakery owner and master baker Keith Kouris of Aquebogue hands out tastings of sunflower rye bread with creamy dark mushroom topping which was paired with 2007 Sherwood Manor red wine blend.

Nancy and Keith Kouris had never given much thought to which wine might go best with their artisanal breads and spreads. But that was the task the Blue Duck Bakery owners were faced with for a ‘Winter Foodie Series’ event hosted by Sherwood House Vineyards.

With notes on the wines from Sherwood co-owner Brian Sckipp, Ms. Kouris researched the spreads as her husband made the breads. (more…)