Archives » August 2009

  • New City Sweet Tooth comic – Otto’s gelato!

    Click here for Otto’s website. Otto is at 1 Fifth Ave. NYC. 212-995-9559. My latest comic is now up at The L Magazine. It’s about Otto’s gelato. Click to read!

    Wednesday 26th August 2009 - 4:30:46 PM | Comment

  • Afternoon Tea at Double Crown

    I’m always up for Afternoon Tea and I recently got to try the  new tea service at Double Crown (316 Bowery at Bleecker). They’re serving it on weekends from 3:30-5:30. I recommend it for a leisurely snack in exotically elegant surroundings. Look at the yummy scones! More photos below…

    Sunday 23rd August 2009 - 11:30:34 PM | Comment (1)

  • Sweet Tip! Free Waffles Monday 8/24!

    The Strong Buzz reports: In honor of National Waffle Day, on Monday August 24th the Wafles & Dinges truck (parked at Fifth Avenue between 23rd and 22nd Street in the Flatiron), will give away free waffles for one hour (11:30 am – 12:30 pm). And they’ll be giving away free dinges (toppings) all day long!

    Saturday 22nd August 2009 - 4:01:18 PM | Comment

  • New gelato in NYC, Screme!

    After the sadness of reporting two beloved places closing (Luxee and Divalicious Chocolate, not to mention Dessert Truck), time for some good news! Israeli gelato chain Screme has arrived in NYC!

    Wednesday 19th August 2009 - 11:44:00 PM | Comment

  • Final Souffle at Luxee

      Today is the last day Luxee is open and I had a farewell souffle. So good! They grated fresh parmesan cheese on top, for that sweet/savory combo. So light and fluffy. It’s sad to know I may never eat it again! Sob! Anyway, if you’re reading this today I’d recommend visiting Luxee at 6 […]

    Sunday 16th August 2009 - 8:11:34 PM | Comment

  • Divalicious Chocolate comic and news!

    Unfortunately before The L Magazine was able to post this comic I did, Divalicious Chocolate closed their cafe. BUT they are still in business renting chocolate fountains and setting up events as well as selling cool shirts and such on their site here. You should also check out owner Jackie Gordon’s blog here!

    Saturday 15th August 2009 - 8:04:21 PM | Comment

  • Farewell my Luxee!

    Sad news! City Sweet Tooth fave Luxee is closing this weekend. Sunday will be the last day it’s open. Here’s the comic I did on them last year. Good luck on your future endeavors Chef Yoshie, and my best wishes to Rie and all of the Luxee staff! To see more about Luxee check out […]

    Thursday 13th August 2009 - 1:42:47 AM | Comment

  • Seven Deadly Sushi at Miya’s Sushi in CT

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Recently, I got to check out Miya’s Sushi (68 Howe St. New Haven, CT), a very unique sushi place, after a lecture I did at a local college.

    Monday 10th August 2009 - 12:06:51 AM | Comment

  • Cool Food Art!

    I just found out about some other cool artists who’ve done some amazing food art. (copyright Hawk Krall)

    Sunday 9th August 2009 - 9:39:36 PM | Comment

  • Amella Carrot Cake Caramels!

    One of the things I tried from the Fancy Food Show (yes, I’m still going through my notes from that event!) is the Carrot Cake Cocoa Butter Caramel from Amella. Like a mini piece of carrot cake in soft candy form.

    Sunday 2nd August 2009 - 6:17:26 PM | Comment