Archives » August 2013

  • Sweet Links of the Week August 30th!

    Liddabit Sweets Opens in Chelsea Market! (Grub St) Cute Cronut Illo! (Cakespy) Rosh Hashanah Eating Guide! (Grub St.) NYC Wine & Food Festival Tix are on Sale! (NYCWFF) Jin’s Jams and Jellies Contest! (Jin’s Journey) Pastries at Bakery La Brioche! (Serious Eats) Pastry Shaped Beds! (First We Feast) Cat Marshmallows! (Eataku) Tweet

    Friday 30th August 2013 - 11:41:30 AM | Comment

  • Take Care of Your Last Minute Rosh Hashanah Needs!

    (photo via William Greenberg) Rosh Hashanah is on Wed. September 4th this year, time for the Jewish New Year and to celebrate with sweets! Here are a few places offering Rosh Hashanah sweets and some ordering info.

    Saturday 24th August 2013 - 3:12:31 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week August 23rd!

    Vendy Awards Finalists Announced! (Serious Eats) Inside the new Wafels & Dinges Shop! (Just Desserts NYC) A Look a Eight Turn Crepe! (Serious Eats) Pics of Cannoli at Veniero’s! (NYC, Style, & a Little Cannoli) Fig & Mascarpone will be September’s Cronut Flavor! (Grub St.) Fake Cronuts at Food Emporium! (Eater) Rare Cheese Oreos! (Eataku) […]

    Friday 23rd August 2013 - 1:05:10 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week August 16th!

    Whipped Peanut Butter! (Just Desserts NYC) Chinatown’s Indessert! (Serious Eats) Paris Baguette’s Cronut Knockoffs! (My Burning Kitchen) H-Dduk at Grace Street! (Serious Eats) Treat House’s Rice Krispie Treats! (First We Feast) Cookie Monster Sings “Me Want It”! (The Hairpin) Tweet

    Friday 16th August 2013 - 12:53:50 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Sandcastles at L’Ecole!

    Here’s something fun and Summery! I got an unexpected delivery from The International Culinary Center today. A mysterious little box – inside was this cute sugary sandcastle! It’s to celebrate their upcoming window display in honor of National Sandcastle Day! Chef Jurgen David has created a window display 4 feet wide and 3 feet tall […]

    Thursday 15th August 2013 - 11:26:54 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Samples: Navitas Naturals!

      (All images provided by Navitas Naturals) I’m still getting some interesting samples after the Fancy Food Show, so here is a review of my latest shipment. For a change of pace, this time I tried out some healthy offerings from Navitas Naturals! No worries – these are sweet snacks, but they’re made of “superfoods”. […]

    Tuesday 13th August 2013 - 1:28:28 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week August 9th!

    Color-coded Candy Photos! (First We Feast) Dough’s Salted Caramel Chocolate Donut! (Blondie & Brownie) Tiramisu Pastry at Paris Baguette! (Serious Eats) Cookie Olympics! (Just Desserts NYC) Sugar and Plumm’s Chocolate Chunk Cookie! (Serious Eats) Tweet

    Friday 9th August 2013 - 12:57:08 PM | Comment

  • Early Look at Dolce Gelateria!

    Last week I got the chance to attend an opening party for Dolce Gelateria in the West Village at 33 Barrow St.! It has replaced  L’Arte del Gelato in that spot (but no worries,  L’Arte del Gelato’s Chelsea Market, Lincoln Center, and High Line locations are still open). Dolce Gelateria is run by a former […]

    Monday 5th August 2013 - 4:48:32 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week August 2nd!

    Best Food Holidays! (Brooklyn Mag) Foie Grois Ice Cream! (Grub St.) Ice Cream in NYC! (Serious Eats) NYC Dessert Activities! (Just Desserts NYC) 10 Kinds of S’mores! (Serious Eats) 10 Best NY Ice Creams! (Fork in the Road) Faux Cronuts at Stew Leonard’s! (Serious Eats) Cronut Charity Launched! (Eater) Tweet

    Friday 2nd August 2013 - 10:26:15 AM | Comment