Archives » February 2011

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 2/25/11!

    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 […]

    Friday 25th February 2011 - 4:33:32 PM | Comment

  • Meanwhile in Florida…

    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 […]

    Friday 25th February 2011 - 12:35:52 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Read – Not Love But Delicious Foods!

    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 […]

    Thursday 24th February 2011 - 7:27:40 PM | Comment

  • Check Out My offManhattan Post – Dessert Crawl!

    I drew a dessert map depicting a sweets crawl in South Brooklyn for offManhattan. Check it out!

    Tuesday 22nd February 2011 - 11:53:32 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week 2/18!

    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 […]

    Friday 18th February 2011 - 10:06:31 AM | Comment (1)

  • Sweet Stays Comic – Hotel Hegra!

    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)!

    Thursday 17th February 2011 - 5:17:13 AM | Comment

  • Get Your Choice Eats Tickets!

    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 […]

    Wednesday 16th February 2011 - 3:35:21 PM | Comment (1)

  • Coffee and Tea Festival this Weekend!

    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 […]

    Wednesday 16th February 2011 - 3:22:03 PM | Comment (1)

  • Happy Valentine’s Day!

    Enjoy this picture I took at Eataly!

    Monday 14th February 2011 - 12:27:42 AM | Comment

  • The World of Chocolate Tasting!

    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 […]

    Sunday 13th February 2011 - 7:44:27 PM | Comment

  • Valentines 2011!!!

    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!

    Saturday 12th February 2011 - 11:31:02 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 2/11!

    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 […]

    Friday 11th February 2011 - 4:46:27 PM | Comment

  • Things I’ll Miss About Amsterdam!

    Click to enlarge!

    Wednesday 9th February 2011 - 3:03:49 AM | Comment

  • Dorie Greenspan’s CookieBar Pop-up

    Serious Eats highlights the offerings at Dorie Greenspan’s CookieBar open this week in inside Park Avenue’s Mizu Salon! Check it out here!

    Wednesday 9th February 2011 - 12:31:03 AM | Comment

  • Pannekoeken (Pancakes) of Amsterdam!

    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.

    Tuesday 8th February 2011 - 12:47:52 AM | Comment

  • France Food Highlights 2011 & King Cake at Parfums Sucrés!

    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!

    Sunday 6th February 2011 - 10:43:06 PM | Comment

  • 19th Annual Hot Chocolate Festival!

    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!

    Sunday 6th February 2011 - 8:11:21 PM | Comment

  • Explore the World of Chocolate 2/12 + Discount!

    (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 […]

    Sunday 6th February 2011 - 7:59:42 PM | Comment

  • Today (Feb. 5th) is World Nutella Day!

    It’s World Nutella Day. Commence Nutella eating! Also, enjoy this homemade Nutella recipe from Oh! Nuts!

    Saturday 5th February 2011 - 1:16:56 AM | Comment