Archives » July 2011

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Eileen’s Special Cheesecake!

    Eileen’s Special Cheesecake – 17 Cleveland Place New York, NY 10012 Tweet Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Sunday 31st July 2011 - 1:52:10 PM | Comment

  • Happy National Cheesecake Day!

    Happy National Cheesecake Day! Check out the specials: Junior’s is offering a free slice of cheesecake with the purchase of any lunch or dinner entrée (eat-in or take-out). Eileen’s is giving a $10 discount on all 10″ cheesecakes, and a $5 discount on all 6″ cakes on July 30th. Tweet

    Saturday 30th July 2011 - 8:26:24 AM | Comment

  • Contest! Win a $50 Junior’s Gift Certificate!

    The winner is Rosemary of NYC, Style, and a Little Cannoli! Congrats, and special thanks to Junior’s and everyone who participated ^_^

    Saturday 30th July 2011 - 7:50:22 AM | Comments (8)

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 7/29!

    Introducing, the Newest Japanese Snack Blog, Oyatsu Break! (Oyatsu Break) A Cannoli History Lesson! (NYC Style and a Little Cannoli) This NY Food Coloring Book Looks Cute! (Eater) Some Cool Looking Vintage Menus! (Grub St.) NYC’s Best Ice Cream Sandwiches! (Serious Eats) Ice Cream at Je and Jo! (Sweet Freak)

    Friday 29th July 2011 - 10:13:54 AM | Comment

  • Cheesecake Memories!

    As Cheesecake Day approaches July 30th, I wanted to share a few shots of some cheesecakes from around NYC! Above we have Financier’s Cheesecake Dome!

    Friday 29th July 2011 - 1:36:16 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 7/22!

    Ice Cream at Vosges! (Wandering Eater) Cold Sweets at Paris Baguette! (Midtown Lunch) Top Chef Just Desserts Returning 8/24! (Fork in the Road) A Look at Jane’s Sweet Buns! (Grub St.) Gay Wedding Specials! (Strong Buzz) Frozen Bananas on a Stick! (Fork in the Road) Ice Pop Recipes! (Eataku) Ice Creams at Smorgasburg! (Serious Eats) [...]

    Friday 22nd July 2011 - 10:55:45 AM | Comment

  • Ice Cream & Beer Social at Jimmy’s No. 43

    Thursday 21st July 2011 - 8:14:59 PM | Comment

  • The Muppets’ Dr. Teeth Sings About Cheesecake!

    (image – Sesame Workshop) During my intensive cheesecake research this month I found this gem of a video of Dr. Teeth singing a Louis Armstrong song called Cheesecake (along with a singing cheesecake) and the help of a bunch of other Muppet monsters! Fun! Plus! The Museum of the Moving Image in Astoria, Queens has [...]

    Wednesday 20th July 2011 - 12:13:23 PM | Comment

  • Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwiches!

    Remember, July is Ice Cream Month too! Check out my piece on Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwiches over at Tree.com. These are some seriously awesome ice cream sandwiches. The cookies they use from Ovenly are especially great! Tweet

    Tuesday 19th July 2011 - 12:38:02 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Junior’s!

    Tweet Junior’s 386 Flatbush Avenue EXT Brooklyn, New York 11201 Phone: (718) 852-5257 Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Monday 18th July 2011 - 9:54:21 AM | Comment

  • Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake Painting on Etsy now!

    To continue our celebration of cheesecake, I’ve just posted a painting I did of a mini Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake on Etsy.com in my shop! This is based on the cheesecake from Magnolia Bakery! It’s 5″ x 7″ made with Acryla Gouache, ink, and glitter on board, and includes a plastic frame. Just $65! Tweet

    Sunday 17th July 2011 - 9:36:47 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth’s Current Favorite Ice Creams!

    Since July 17th is Ice Cream Day and July is also Ice Cream Month (cheesecake and ice cream, could this be the best month ever?) I thought I’d post about some of my current favorite ice creams!

    Sunday 17th July 2011 - 2:59:14 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 7/15!

    Milk Bar May Expand to the UWS! (Fork in the Road) Harry Potter Tea! (NYC, Style, & a Little Cannoli) A Slide Show of Yummy NYC Ices! (Tasting Table) The Effects of Doughnut Perfume on Men! (Jezebel) Bastille Day in Brooklyn! (I You Me) Big Gay Ice Cream Shop Opening Soon! (Grub St.) Bastille Day [...]

    Friday 15th July 2011 - 10:58:55 AM | Comment

  • Happy Bastille Day – Read Some French Cheese Comics!

    Happy Bastille Day! Since I’ve had some fantastic French cheese and dessert adventures, perhaps today is a great time to revisit them. You can read all of my France related comics and posts here! Tweet

    Thursday 14th July 2011 - 12:02:59 PM | Comment

  • Golden Girls – Cheesecake Role Models!

    (image credit ABC /Getty) As  we are celebrating this month of cheesecake (culminating in cheesecake day July 30th), let us remember the Golden Girls in all of their beauty, humor, wisdom, and their enduring love of cheesecake! Truly an inspiration. Enjoy this cheesecakey clip! Tweet

    Tuesday 12th July 2011 - 1:56:34 PM | Comment

  • This Month is All About Cheesecake!

    (Illustration of Mini Pumpkin Pecan Cheesecake from Magnolia Bakery) July 30th is National Cheesecake Day and I have some major cheesecake related plans for this blog! I feel I’ve been a bit remiss in cheesecake coverage on City Sweet Tooth. This is silly, because I’ve always loved cheesecake (chocolate cheesecake was my preferred birthday cake [...]

    Sunday 10th July 2011 - 12:46:12 PM | Comment

  • Sundaes on a Monday at SideBAR 7/18!

    Sunday 10th July 2011 - 5:42:42 AM | Comment

  • Junior’s Brings Cheesecake Specials for July!

    National Cheesecake Day is July 30th, and to celebrate Junior’s is offering Specials throughout July! They will offer 50% off all slices of cheesecake with the purchase of any lunch or dinner entrée (eat-in or take-out). The month-long festivities will conclude with National Cheesecake Day on July 30th when customers will get a free slice [...]

    Friday 8th July 2011 - 3:32:57 PM | Comment (1)

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 7/7!

    NYC’s Sweet Frozen Drinks! (Dessertbuzz) Guide to Smorgasburg! (NY Times) Dalek Cupcakes! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) A Look at Captain America’s Sweets! (The Beat) A Visit to the Diner from Twin Peaks! (Onion AV Club) Ample Hills Creamery! (Serious Eats) Inside Francoise Chocolate Bar! (Dessertbuzz) Ode to Butterfly Bake Shop! (NYC Style & Cannoli) Doug [...]

    Friday 8th July 2011 - 10:21:54 AM | Comment (1)

  • Kitty Sweet Tooth in Chinatown!

    Here’s a new Kitty Sweet Tooth adventure about Chinatown! I want to do some more with her adventures all over the place. If you’re looking for the young coconuts, they’re sometimes at a vendor on Canal St. near Mott St. For the soup dumplings you can get them at Joe’s Shanghai, Joe’s Ginger, or Shanghai [...]

    Thursday 7th July 2011 - 1:54:53 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Update – Limelight!

    Here’s another Sweet Update!  Since we last checked in on Limelight Marketplace there have been some major changes. They’re now just calling it Limelight and took out most of The Sweet Room. Sad! No more Mari’s, Cupcake Stop, or Ruby et Violette branches there! They still do have Baci Gelato where they also make crepes [...]

    Thursday 7th July 2011 - 1:03:33 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Video – Survive Style 5+!

    This clip is from the surreal and colorful Japanese movie Survive Style 5+, (which is probably not available here) but I saw it at the NY Asian Film Festival (running again this week!) years ago and this gorgeous breakfast scene stuck with me. Watch to the end for some awesome fighting and gratuitous swearing to [...]

    Tuesday 5th July 2011 - 11:59:48 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Amorino Gelato!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Amorino Gelato -  60 University Place, NYC

    Tuesday 5th July 2011 - 10:08:20 AM | Comment

  • Happy 4th of July!

    Monday 4th July 2011 - 3:39:11 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Read – Bake Sale out this August!

    Here’s a cool new book coming out soon! If you like desserts and cartoons (as I obviously do), you’ll want to check out Sara Varon’s new graphic novel Bake Sale.

    Sunday 3rd July 2011 - 2:18:38 AM | Comment

  • Otokomae Tofu at Mitsuwa!

    Friday 1st July 2011 - 11:22:20 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – 7/1!

    13 Bakeries in NY! (Cakespy) Rhubarb Pie at Locanda Verde! (Dessertbuzz) People’s Pops Coming to East 7th St! (Fork in the Road) Top Ten Gelato Spots! (Serious Eats) A Look at Imperial Woodpecker’s Snowballs! (Dessertbuzz) Captain America’s Cherry Collatas! (The Beat) New Bakery Coming from Chocolate Bar! (Grub St.) Steve’s Ice Cream is Opening Soon! [...]

    Friday 1st July 2011 - 10:56:03 AM | Comment