Archives » May 2014

  • Sweet Links of the Week – May 30th!

    A.B. Biagi’s Gelato Brioche Sandwiches! (Grub St.) Alfajores from Buenos Angies! (Just Desserts NYC) NYC’s Best Canelés! (Serious Eats) Maleficent Cake! (Jezebel) Merveilleux in NYC! (Fork in the Road) Tweet

    Friday 30th May 2014 - 1:32:32 AM | Comment

  • Eight Turn Crepe!

    I finally got to check out Eight Turn Crepe (55 Sping St, NYC), and it did not disappoint! They deliver whopping Tokyo style crepes (as you can see in the picture). Tokyo style crepes are made with rice flour – yes, these are wheat free – and tend to come in more of an overstuffed cone […]

    Thursday 29th May 2014 - 2:25:15 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week May 23rd!

    Girl Eat World’s Instagram! (First We Feats) Jeni’s Ice Cream Founder’s NY Faves! (Grub St.) Raspberry KitKats! (Japanese Snack reviews) Morgenstern’s Finest Ice Cream! (Grub St.) Cakespy on Eating Disorders and Food Blogs! (Cakespy) Tweet

    Friday 23rd May 2014 - 12:45:18 PM | Comment

  • Green Tea Candy Extravaganza!

    It’s a Green Tea Candy Extravaganza! Well, maybe not an extravaganza, but I couldn’t help but notice some interesting Japanese Nestlé Green Tea candies have hit the shelves in Manhattan lately. We all know about the wonder of Green Tea KitKats (as sampled here). But this is the first time I’ve seen Green Tea Nestlé Crunch and Green […]

    Tuesday 20th May 2014 - 2:19:09 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – May 16th!

    Four & Twenty Blackbirds to Open New Cafe! (Eater) Eataly’s New Nutella Bar! (Just Desserts NYC) Chinatown’s Best Bakery Sweets! (Serious Eats) ChickaLicious Dessert Club Expanding into West Village! (Eater) Dairy Queen Coming to Manhattan May 27th! (Grub St.) Tweet

    Friday 16th May 2014 - 3:30:01 PM | Comment

  • Wasabi Brings Fun Japanese Fast Food to NYC!

    Recently, I was invited to check out the new Japanese fast food shop, Wasabi (561 7th Ave by 40th St., NYC). This shop is the first American chain of a business that is already popular in the UK. Of course, I jumped at the chance to try out it out. Upon entering, I was impressed with […]

    Wednesday 14th May 2014 - 4:15:22 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – May 9th!

    Highlights of Choice Streets! (Fork in the Road) 10 International Candy Bars! (First We Feast) Kouign Amann at Trader Joe’s! (Serious Eats) DIY Angelina Hot Chocolate! (Paris Breakfasts) Mad Sq. Eats Treats! (Fork in the Road) Tweet

    Friday 9th May 2014 - 2:43:50 AM | Comment

  • Special Gelato Flavors at Gastronomie 491!

    Gastronomie 491 (491 Columbus Ave. – b/w 83rd and 84th St. – NYC) is a market and cafe on the Upper West Side that carries a wonderful selection of sweets and delicacies. I’d recommend it for any visitor to the nearby Natural History Museum or Central Park for sure. This week, they’re debuting special gelato flavors […]

    Wednesday 7th May 2014 - 2:50:36 AM | Comment

  • 92Y Sweets in NYC Event 5/13!

    Here’s a sweet tip, author Francine Sagan will be giving a talk and tasting at 92Y on Tuesday,  May 13th at 7PM called “Our Sweet Tooth”. Get tickets here! Tweet

    Tuesday 6th May 2014 - 2:15:45 AM | Comment

  • Holey Donuts in the West Village!

    New Yorkers looking for a low fat donut fix lined up at the opening of Holey Donuts (101 7th Ave South, NYC) last week!

    Monday 5th May 2014 - 10:43:19 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – May 2nd!

    Almond-Rum Pastry at Paris Baguette! (Serious Eats) Jacques Torres’ 120 lb Easter Egg! (First We Feast) Holey Donuts Opened This Week! (Eater) Dominique Ansel’s Spring Line Up! (Serious Eats) Tweet

    Saturday 3rd May 2014 - 1:25:45 AM | Comment

  • Mad. Sq. Eats is back today!

    Flatiron lunchers rejoice! Mad. Sq. Eats is back today through May 30th! Sweets you can look forward to this time include Milk Bar, Melt Bakery, Doughnuttery, Nunu Chocolates, Stuffed Artisan Cannoli, and Bar Suzette‘s crepes. It’s starting to feel like Spring! Tweet

    Friday 2nd May 2014 - 10:34:05 AM | Comment