Archives » October 2008

  • Sweet Tip – Halloween Week fun!

    Thursday 30th October 2008 - 3:28:49 AM | Comment

  • Luxee Fall Party report

    So I had an amazing time at the Luxee party!

    Thursday 30th October 2008 - 3:05:24 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Tip – Luxee Fall Party 10/28

    The Japanese Franch dessert cafe Luxee is having a fall dessert party. Click here for details!

    Thursday 23rd October 2008 - 11:59:30 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth – SWEET Comic!

    Click here to see my comic at The L Magazine, it recaps my faves from the NYC Wine and Food Festival’s SWEET party! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 22nd October 2008 - 1:58:36 PM | Comments (2)

  • Latest City Sweet Tooth comic – Luxee!

    UPDATE – Luxee has closed T_T Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Friday 17th October 2008 - 2:34:39 PM | Comment (1)

  • Last NYWAFF Post – T Salon Tea Infusion Tapenade Class!

    T Salon is a tea shop and lounge in Chelsea Market which also serves tea infused food. It’s a large and open space, and I was interested to learn that their lovely light fixtures are made of used tea bags! But the point of this afternoon was to learn how to make tea infused tapenades […]

    Friday 17th October 2008 - 2:41:45 AM | Comment

  • Interviewed by Metromix!

    (this photo: Michael Angelo for Michael Angelo’s Wonderland Beauty Parlor) At the Eater Blogger Lounge Metromix was interviewing bloggers covering the NYC Wine and Food Fest. Of course I obliged. They also photographed me in a beauty chair at Michael Angelo’s Wonderland Beauty Parlor. Sweet! Click here to read!

    Monday 13th October 2008 - 2:10:08 AM | Comment

  • SWEET! The dessert event of the year!

    I’ve been waiting a long time for this event and it did not disappoint! It took place in a huge event hall way on the west side with several softly lit champagne lounges and one long dark hall flanked with the best pastry chefs NYC has to offer turning out their signature sweets. In other […]

    Sunday 12th October 2008 - 3:48:17 PM | Comment

  • Grand Tasting! NYC Wine and Food Fest

    The grand tasting was fun, but had a lot less in the sweets arena than I was expecting, perhaps because of the Sweet event, they focused mostly on savories. But there was still a lot of good food (and beverages) to be had and I found some sweet spots. Here is the insane Target Choxie […]

    Sunday 12th October 2008 - 4:49:25 AM | Comment

  • Murray’s Cheese at Chelsea Wine Vault

    I thought this would be a casual mingling event, but it was more like an intensive class where each person had a set of ten wines and ten matched cheeses to taste. It was led by Liz Thorpe, VP of Murray’s Cheese and I’d recommend this to anyone wanting to learn more on cheese and […]

    Saturday 11th October 2008 - 11:37:19 PM | Comment

  • Live from the Blogger Lounge!

    The Eater Blogger lounge, at MILK Studios is a nice semi-enclosed area where reporters and bloggers can relax, network, and update. I just got back from the Grand Tasting and it was fun and I am (predictably) really full.  I’ll have way more detail and photos to upload soon, just wanted to indulge in a […]

    Saturday 11th October 2008 - 9:30:46 PM | Comment

  • Meatpacking Uncorked – NYC Wine and Food Fest -updated!

    Saturday 11th October 2008 - 7:04:27 AM | Comment

  • Chelsea Market After Dark!

    I just got back from the Chelsea Market After Dark event (hosted by Bobby Flay) and it was a blast! I love Chelsea Market anytime and this was a special opportunity to see it a little more behind the scenes, meet the people behind the food, and to try some of the spots I’ve never […]

    Friday 10th October 2008 - 4:21:14 AM | Comment

  • NYC Wine and Food Festival!

    I managed to get tickets for some excellent looking events at the NYC Wine and Food Festival. I’m especially psyched to check out the SWEET party, the biggest dessert bash in the city! Tonight I check out Chelsea Market After Dark and will be posting pictures and comments throughout the festival. 

    Thursday 9th October 2008 - 6:40:56 PM | Comment

  • Chocolate Show!!!

    The Chocolate Show is coming to NYC this week and I am very excited! I went last year and had a total blast. I recommend it to all NYC chocolate lovers. Some tips : -Pre-buy tickets or try to go Friday night or early on the other days because lines can be long. -Bring a […]

    Monday 6th October 2008 - 12:56:58 AM | Comment

  • Desserts of the Atlantic Antic ’08

    I attended the Atlantic Antic today. So fun! I love seeing all of the local restaurants and stores exhibiting and also listening to the live music. It’s a great chance to learn about local vendors (both sweet and savory) that I haven’t checked out yet. I brought my camera and got some good shots of […]

    Sunday 5th October 2008 - 4:57:25 PM | Comment

  • Dessert Towels at Japan C

    If you’re in NYC and have the chance I recommend checking out the Japan C event at Felissimo Design House (10 West 56th Street, New York City ). “A rolling eleven week exhibition of all things Japanese. Spanning home and fashion accessories to gadgets, food, beauty and pop-culture products, Japan C is part design exhibition, […]

    Sunday 5th October 2008 - 1:06:53 AM | Comment

  • Political Cupcakes at Eleni’s!

    More political sweets. Here are some lovely cupcakes from Eleni’s! I like their black and whites best (chocolate with white frosting).

    Saturday 4th October 2008 - 5:33:47 AM | Comment