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The team at Sylvester & Co. Modern General® is excited to announce a very special in-store pop-up in collaboration with Chef Danielle Sepsy and her adored bakery, The Hungry Gnome, on Saturday, May 27th from 9:00am – 1:00pm.

Come meet Chef Danielle and grab a box of her legendary scones, biscuits, and more for your Memorial Day Weekend celebrations.

Pre-Orders are being taken for her Hungry Gnome Favorite’s Package featuring buttery, flaky Rosemary Honey Biscuits, Chocolate Chip Scones, Savory Cheddar Chive Scones, and Sea Salt Chocolate Chip Cookies.

Pre-Order Now

There will be limited extras at the store for pick up as well.

About Chef Danielle Sepsy

Danielle Sepsy is the founder and chef behind The Hungry Gnome, the popular and innovative wholesale and online bakery based in NYC. Danielle’s love of cooking began at the young age of thirteen when she started a home business selling her scones to friends, neighbors, and local cafes. Since then, Danielle has been crowned the “Scone Queen” by devoted fans who rave about “the BEST scones in the universe.” You can now find The Hungry Gnome baked goods—scones and much more—at hundreds of New York’s most popular coffee shops, restaurants, and markets, including Joe Coffee and Birch Coffee, Bluestone Lane and Ground Central just to name a few.

A graduate of Penn State University’s School of Hospitality Management and The International Culinary Center’s Professional Culinary Arts program, Danielle managed restaurants in some of New York City’s most elite, luxury hotels, including The Peninsula Hotel, The Plaza Hotel, and the iconic Waldorf Astoria Hotel and was the general manager behind a high-end amenity and event center at the prestigious Park Avenue Tower. Danielle was a Finalist on HBO Max’s The Big Brunch, a show created and hosted by Emmy award winner Dan Levy. She has  also appeared in many cooking segments on nationally-syndicated television programs including Anderson Cooper Live, Tamron Hall, Good Morning America, Cheddar News, and Inside Edition. She has also performed live and on-demand cooking demonstrations on Food Network Kitchen, Pix11 News, and Good Day New York. Her website,, is a showcase of her culinary talents and features many of her instructional videos and recipes.