Sunday is National Bagel Day, but Mississippians don’t have to travel to bagel havens like New York or San Francisco to get a fresh-baked bagel and schmear.
Locally owned and operated bagel shops and bakeries are scattered across the state, so we asked a few foodies in the capital city and across the state to find out where the best bagel shops are and what are their favorites.
Here’s what we found:
By far, the asiago bagel is a clear winner in the state. The sharp, nutty cheese complements the slightly sweet and salty bagel.
That differs from a formal survey conducted by Shane Co. that was…