We dropped by the new Mia Supermarket on Bumby and Colonial the other day shortly after their opening. It formerly was home to Winn Dixie for many, many decades.

A few first impressions – still coming together as a market – but there is a nice selection of fruits, vegetables, and seafood, and I think the highlight is the Formosa Bakery inside.

They are a sister bakery to the Sun Pearl Bakery located in the Chinatown plaza on Colonial and Pine Hills, specializing in Taiwanese bakery items and pastries.

I love the smell of the baked goods wafting through the store as they are baked. I had, for the first time, a taro stuffed pineapple bun – and it was glorious.

Mia Supermarket

2415 E Colonial Dr
+1 407-228-9899

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These are molds for little black bean stuffed taiyaki style pastries.
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Baking fresh.Photo Jun 04, 10 19 27 AM Photo Jun 04, 10 20 46 AM Photo Jun 04, 10 21 21 AM

Incense and rice – essentials.Photo Jun 04, 10 22 00 AM

DumplingsPhoto Jun 04, 10 22 34 AM

Ramen wall.Photo Jun 04, 10 25 25 AM

Classic red bowls
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There is a whole section with Goya / Latin grocery goods, too.Photo Jun 04, 10 26 49 AM

A whole aisle dedicated to dried mushrooms and Chinese herbsPhoto Jun 04, 10 28 24 AM

Soy sauces, try them all.Photo Jun 04, 10 28 45 AM Photo Jun 04, 10 29 24 AM Photo Jun 04, 10 29 31 AM Photo Jun 04, 10 29 58 AM