Archives » April 2010

  • Sweet Links – Week of April 30th!

    Zombie Cupcake Cookbook Coming! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) Avocado Pops from La Newyorkina at Hester Street Fair! (Fork in the Road) Check out Verily Baked Goods! Chocolate Whiskey Stout Cupcakes! Hester Street Fair Video! (NYC Food Guy) Butter Lane Expanding! (Eater) Teany Has Re-opened! (Bowery Boogie) Frozen Pie On A Stick to Hit Duane Park! [...]

    Friday 30th April 2010 - 7:07:07 PM | Comment

  • Sakura Matsuri this weekend – May 1-2!

    This weekend I’ll be at the Sakura Matsuri at Brooklyn Botanic Garden! I’ll be selling postcards (the above design), pins, my graphic novels, and bonus manga from Japan by my friend Yuuko Koyama! I’ll be at the Manga and Anime Alley both days! See you there! Here are some suggestions for Cherry Blossom sweets to [...]

    Friday 30th April 2010 - 3:28:29 AM | Comment

  • The New Taste of Chocolate Event @ Michel Cluizel

    Last night I got to attend The New Taste of Chocolate book release party at Michel Cluizel Boutique, and what a treat it was! It was the first of the new Wednesday event series Les Mercredis au Chocolat. I definitely encourage sweets fans to keep an eye on my site for invites to these rsvp-only [...]

    Thursday 29th April 2010 - 12:43:11 PM | Comment

  • New Paintings! Pink Cake Slice and Cupcake!

    I just finished two new sweets paintings! One is another take on a cake slice painting that I’ve sold already. I’m planning to do a bunch of them in different color schemes. The cupcake is a new design based on the shape of cupcake that baked in Brooklyn makes. These are both 5 x 7 [...]

    Tuesday 27th April 2010 - 1:05:21 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links for the Week of April 23rd!

    Dessert Buzz’s Take on Vegan Dessert at Blossom! (Dessert Buzz) Hunky Mister Softee Comes to Town! (Midtown Lunch) Chocolate Mayonnaise Cake Recipe! (Serious Eats) Michelle Obama Dessert Plates! (Jezebel) New Soft Serve Flavors at Momo Milk Next Week! (Fork in the Road) Stuffed Artisan Cannolis now at Whole Foods! (Sweet Fix NYC) Alinea’s Tasting Menu [...]

    Friday 23rd April 2010 - 6:18:46 PM | Comment

  • Hester Street Fair Opens this Weekend!

    Just a reminder, the Lower East Side’s  Hester Street Fair opens April 24-25th and will have sweets from Roni-Sue, First Prize Pies, and Sarivole Organic Bakery!

    Friday 23rd April 2010 - 3:40:43 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Borne Confections!

    Borne Confections 485 Park Avenue(between 58th St & 59th St) Manhattan, NY 10022 (212) 755-5150 www.borneconfections.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 21st April 2010 - 1:51:37 PM | Comment

  • Wednesday Chocolate Events! Michel Cluizel 4/28

    Migration of Senses, who put on the amazing Chocolate & I series this past February is kicking off a series of Wednesday chocolate events starting with a Michel Cluizel tasting on 4/28. Space is limited, so rsvp soon!

    Monday 19th April 2010 - 5:24:02 PM | Comment

  • Sweet links for the Week of 4/16!

      Andy Warhol Piñata coming to Brooklyn Museum! (The L Mag) New Food Blog Eataku by Marvel Comics Scout C.B. Cebulski! (Eataku) People’s Pops Debut at Chelsea Market! (Serious Eats NY) Wine manga coming to the US! (Fork In The Road) Worldwide Vegan Bakesale 4/24-5/2! (Girlie Girl Army) National Food Bloggers Bake Sale 4/17 in [...]

    Friday 16th April 2010 - 7:25:31 PM | Comment

  • Beauty Bash at Hudson Terrace!

      I got the chance to attend a Beauty Bash at Hudson Terrace (the same venue as February’s Global Giving Circle Chocolate Event).

    Thursday 15th April 2010 - 2:39:01 AM | Comment

  • Chocolate and Charity at L’Arte Del Gelato April 23-25!

    L’Arte Del Gelato in collaboration with Valrhona Chocolate will be serving up special chocolate gelatos (11 kinds!) at a special price ($2) and all proceeds will benefit sick children. What’s not to like?!

    Monday 12th April 2010 - 8:27:01 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links for the Week of 4/9!

    Ivy Bakery Lockdown this Saturday Night! (Sweet Fix NYC) Peanut Butter Cocktails! (Serious Eats) Macaron Cafe to Open New Location! (Midtown Lunch) Free Cinnabon Cupcakes on Taxday! (Sweet Fix NYC) New Cupcake and Shake Cart Coming to NYC! (Cupcakes take the Cake) Pie on the Rise in NYC! (NY Mag) NYC-themed Cupcakes at McDonald’s in [...]

    Friday 9th April 2010 - 4:33:21 PM | Comment

  • Also tonight – Dishing Up Vermont @ Murray’s Cheese

    Thursday 8th April 2010 - 4:34:25 PM | Comment

  • Signing tonight! And MOCCA Art Fest this weekend!

    Thursday 8th April 2010 - 2:30:17 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Choice Eats 2010!

    http://choiceeats.villagevoice.com/2010/ http://glechik.com http://www.yelp.com/biz/patacon-pisao-new-york http://www.rajbhog.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 7th April 2010 - 8:57:22 AM | Comment (1)

  • Afternoon Tea at Lady Mendl’s with Ellen Easton!

    A week ago I had the pleasure of attending Afternoon Tea authority, Ellen Easton’s Afternoon Tea Tasting at Lady Mendl’s. It included a lecture and tea tasting followed by a 5-course Champagne Afternoon Tea. Here is a set of photos along with some fun facts I learned!

    Monday 5th April 2010 - 12:34:23 AM | Comments (2)

  • Sweet Links for the Week of April 2nd!

    Isaac Mizrahi Cheesecakes from Juniors! (Serious Eats) Passover Sweets at Crumbs! (Serious Eats NY) Top Ten NYC Dessert Spots! (The Feed) A Glimpse of Easter in Paris! (Sweet Freak) Demel has shuttered! (Midtown Lunch) No More Cake Slices at Momofuku Milk Bar! (Eater) Crop to Cup cafe Opens in Brooklyn Heights! (Grub Street) Girl Scout [...]

    Friday 2nd April 2010 - 2:50:11 PM | Comment

  • Mini Moo Eggs from Sweet Bliss!

    Available at Sweet Bliss!

    Thursday 1st April 2010 - 6:37:06 PM | Comment

  • Easter Time at Sweet Bliss!

    I was very lucky to get to tour Sweet Bliss, Ilene Shane’s chocolate company. Above is a shot of her Chocolate Easter Eggs filled with caramel and marshmallow. Her vibrant chocolate designs first caught my attention at The Fancy Food Show, and I featured her adorable pumps and purses in this comic! Let’s take a [...]

    Thursday 1st April 2010 - 1:26:57 AM | Comment