Archives » February 2011
NY’s Artisanal Doughnuts! (NY Times) DT Works to serve 7-Course Meals! (DessertBuzz) Star Wars Chocolate Molds! (Topless Robot) Kosher Gelato Comes to Brooklyn! (Grub St.) New Momo Cake Truffle! (Midtwon Lunch) Breast Milk Ice Cream! (Fork in the Road) Galub Jamun in Queens! (Eat This) A Look at DQ Blizzards! (Blondie & Brownie) Top Ten [...]
While we’re here in the East Coast deep-freeze, the South Beach Food & Wine Festival is raging on this weekend, including sweet highlights like theBubbleQ tonight where Godiva Chef David Funaro will create a decadent Godiva chocolate dessert inspired by one of the most popular Godiva pieces, the Midnight Swirl. Godiva will also be featured [...]
Even though I’ve always been an ardent fan of Fumi Yoshinaga (her manga, Antique Bakery, inspired me to get into drawing food comics in the first place!), her latest has made her even dearer to me! Not Love But Delicious Foods Make Me So Happy (fantastic title!), out from Yen Press, seems almost like it [...]
I drew a dessert map depicting a sweets crawl in South Brooklyn for offManhattan. Check it out!
Pie vs. Cupcakes! (Eater) Cookies inside of Cookies! (Serious Eats) Robicelli’s Margarita Cupcakes! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) Kenny Scharf’s Donut Art! (Fork in the Road) Robicelli’s now at Joe the Art of Cofffee! (Grub Street) Doughnut Plant Chelsea’s New Flavors! (Serious Eats) TONY Food and Drink Awards Polls are open! (The Feed) Sticky Buns at [...]
Introducing a new category, “Sweet Stays”, where I review hotels! Here’s my first one: Hotel Hegra Tel: +31(0)20-623 78 77. Herengracht 269. 1016BJ Amsterdam Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!
Village Voice’s Choice Eats is coming up on March 29th , and tickets are going fast! I strongly recommend this event for folks who want to try out New York’s hot new phenoms like The Meatball Shop as well as out of the way institutions like Café Glechik. It’s one of the best curated tasting [...]
Just a reminder that New York’s Coffee and Tea Festival is this weekend! In addition to loads of coffees and teas to sample, there are lectures and cuppings as well. There usually are a fair amount of sweets to check out too, so I recommend it for beverage and sweets fans! You can see my [...]
Enjoy this picture I took at Eataly!
Saturday I got to attend Global Giving Circle’s World of Chocolate event! Unfortunately, I went after a dental appointment (I had some work done, so my mouth was still numbed for the event, argh!). Despite it all I was able to manage some tasting and to get a feel for the event. This one differed [...]
Here are some V-Day tips and links for your enjoyment! Enjoy a 3-Course dessert at Kyotofu! V-Day gift ideas from Serious Eats! Sweet Freak takes a look at Roni-Sue’s for V-Day! Tasting Table’s sweet shop! Bahr-che is featuring a V-day special with Heart-shaped Lobster ravioli!
Chelsea Doughnut Plant to Open 2/14! (Grub Street) Treats Truck Bakery to Open in Summer! (Fork in the Road) Cupcake Necklace! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) Girl Scout Cookies Cutting Flavors! (Jezebel) Candy Sushi Video! (Grub Street) Crosby Street Hotel’s Afternoon Tea! (Serious Eats) Billy’s Bakery to Branch to Elizabeth St.! (Fork in the Road) Japanese [...]
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Serious Eats highlights the offerings at Dorie Greenspan’s CookieBar open this week in inside Park Avenue’s Mizu Salon! Check it out here!
One thing was clear the moment we arrived in Amsterdam – pancakes are king! Above is a shot of the Masai (mixed vegetable and cheese) pancake at the famed Pancake Bakery. They have more than 75 types of pancakes and omelets.
I got my wish and returned to France for the Angoulême comics festival again this year. I also got to spend a few days in Paris! Enjoy this delicious photo parade!
Just a reminder that we are in the midst of City Bakery’s month-long Hot Chocolate Festival! Check their calendar with new hot chocolate flavors daily here! Full City Bakery Comic here!
(Roni-Sue’s will be there!) I’ll be attending Global Cocoa Project’s pre-Valentine’s chocolate bash, Explore the World of Chocolate! And this time City Sweet Tooth readers will receive a discount on tickets! Just type in the the FIVEOFF code at checkout for $5 off of the $30 ticket! Click here for tickets! Saturday, February 12, from 1-4pm [...]
It’s World Nutella Day. Commence Nutella eating! Also, enjoy this homemade Nutella recipe from Oh! Nuts!