Best of Boston

2005 Best Bread Bakery

Sel de la Terre

We love the hint of sweetness in the fig-and-anise loaf at Sel de la Terre, and covet the bakery’s chewy sourdough. But one bite of the buttery brioche at this boulangerie makes us feel we’ve died and gone to heaven.

255 State St., Boston, 617-720-1300,