Archives » March 2013
I recently finished a cool new project, drawing comics and illustrations for HPGRP Gallery’s HIGHLINER! The HIGHLINER is a neighborhood culture guide for the Chelsea & Meatpacking District of New York City. It was interesting to write a short story about characters enjoying the area and to interpret some of the famous local architecture too. [...]
Cute Peeps at Dominique Ansel! (Kathy YL Chan) Sugar and Plumm in W. Village Now! (Fork in the Road) Pi Day Winners! (Serious Eats) Re-worked Kiddie Desserts! (Grub St) ChikaLicious Dessert Bar! (Kathy YL Chan) New York a la Cart Tour dates! (Blondie and Brownie) Tweet
Here’s a classic – my comic on Oh! Nuts and they’re Passover sweets! Enjoy Tweet
Big Gay Ice Cream Debuts New Soft Serve! (Grub St) South Street Seaport to Welcome 2 New Markets! (Eater) Dessert Trolley at The Modern! (Kathy YL Chan) Inside Tea & Sympathy! (Oh, How Civilized) Girl Scout Cookies-Inspired Beer! (Jezebel) 50 Best Donuts in the US! (First We Feast) A Visit to Bomboloni! (NYC, Style, & [...]
Red Wine Marinated Egg from Thirty Acres This year’s Choice Eats was a wonderful event! As usual, The Village Voice gathered the best restaurants from around the city and brought them together for a great night. There were plenty of sweets to enjoy, of course! Here are some of my favorite shots from the evening.
Here’s a selection of some of my fave sweets from this year’s Choice Eats event! Tweet
Once again Francois Payard is bringing Macaron Day to NYC! Wednesday March 20th bakeries all over NYC will be offering a free macaron per customer. To receive a free macaron tell the shop you are there for Macaron Day NYC. Participating locations will provide one macaron per customer with quantities limited by location. Participants are [...]
Getting excited about Choice Eats tomorrow night! Remember tickets for Choice Streets (May 7th) are on sale and last year’s was a blast! Tweet
Sweets at Bread’s Bakery! (Serious Eats) Choice Streets is May 7th – get tickets! (Village Voice) Cakes at Lady M! (Kathy YL) Bouchon’s St. Patrick’s Day Sweets! (Serious Eats) Fake Food Accessories! (Rocketnews24) Japan’s Morinaga Candy! (Tofugu) Tweet
It’s Pi(e) Day! Where better to get pie than Four & Twenty Blackbirds? Tweet
Crème brûlée Raspberry Tart at Parfums Sucrés in Angoulême I went to France again for the Angoulême comics festival and this time we went to Tours afterward to visit some castles. So cool! Here are some of my sweet highlights!
Prohibition Bakery! (Cupcakes Take the Cake) Almondine has reopened! (Fork in the Road) Dominique Ansel Bakery’s Spring Sweets! (Serious Eats) Minamoto Kitchoan! (Oh, How Civilized) A Look at the Life of a Cannabis Baker! (Fork in the Road) Pi(e) day is March 14th! (Serious Eats) La Maison du Macaron! (NYC, Style & a Little Cannoli) [...]
On Sunday, I got to attend a press tasting for the 24th Annual U.S. Pastry Competition put on by Paris Gourmet at the International Restaurant and Food Service Show of New York. The theme was “Women” and I enjoyed the towering sculpted sugar showpieces and sampled some delicious cakes!
A Visit to ROYCE’ Chocolates! (Serious Eats) Desserts at Beauty & Essex! (Just Desserts NYC) Baked by Melissa Giveaway! (NYC, Style, & a Little Cannoli) Fairway and Red Hook Lobster Pound Re-open Today! (Serious Eats) Eddie’s Sweet Shop in Forest Hills! (The Girls Whoa Ate Everything) Homemade Shamrock Shakes! (Serious Eats) Ramen Cakes! (Rocket News [...]