Archives » July 2014

  • Junior’s Cheesecake Day Specials for Wednesday, July 30th!

    National Cheesecake day is back on July 30th and Junior’s is offering some specials to celebrate! Click below for details.

    Monday 28th July 2014 - 11:31:46 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – July 25th!

    The Best NY Cheesecake! (Eater) Matcha Milkshake Recipe! (Oh How Civilized) Blueberry Rare Cheese Oreo Soft Cookies! (Eataku) Peanut Butter Cup Oreos! (AV Club) The Classic Egg Cream! (Serious Eats) Tweet

    Friday 25th July 2014 - 3:20:40 AM | Comment

  • Making Taiyaki with European Fillings!

    By now, sweet followers, you know I love taiyaki (Japanese fish-shaped pancakes with fillings). They’re great, but typically difficult to acquire outside of Japan. Luckily in New York, we can get them at Otafuku (236 East 9th St., NYC), but that’s really the only local spot I can think of. A while back, I received […]

    Thursday 24th July 2014 - 11:05:25 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week July 17th!

    Baked by Melissa to Close Soho Shop! (Grub St.) Inside Ample Hills Gowanus! (Eater) World’s Most Expensive Desserts! (First We Feast) Milk Bar Coming to Band of Outsiders! (Grub St.) Tweet

    Friday 18th July 2014 - 3:43:22 AM | Comment

  • Celebrate Bastille Day with a Coupe from Financier!

    Today is Bastille Day! Why not celebrate with Financier’s new Coupe Fruit Rouge d’ete! It’s the first of Financier’s new line of Coupes, featuring raspberry marmalade, vanilla bavaroise, and blueberry compote. Tweet

    Monday 14th July 2014 - 1:50:13 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – July 11th!

    Where to Celebrate Bastille Day! (Grub St.) Best French Bakeries in NY! (Serious Eats) Classic Mexican Sweets! (Fork in the Road) The Expansion of Junior’s! (Eater) Macaron S’Mores by Payard! (Grub St.) Kicky’s Kitchen Has a Pop-Up Now! (Kicky’s) Adagio Teas Giveaway! (Oh How Civilized) Tweet

    Friday 11th July 2014 - 1:46:53 AM | Comment

  • Movie ‘n’ Food – Sapore Di Cinema!

    Last week, I got to attend a special event that blended Italian movies, fashion, and food! It was Movie ‘n’ Food – Sapore Di Cinema organized by Dress In Dreams – Movie and Costume , a non-profit Cultural Association dedicated to promoting Italian creativity and style. They held the event in cooperation with the Italian Trade Comission. Witty […]

    Monday 7th July 2014 - 6:41:08 PM | Comment (1)

  • Sweet Links of the Week – July 4th!

    10 Great No-Bake Desserts! (First We Feast) Canelé by Céline’s Bastille Celebration! (Grub St) Ample Hills Gowanus Opens July 15th! (Eater) Jeni’s Ice Cream Pop-Up! (Grub St.) A Look at Prohibition Bakery! (Fork in the Road) Tweet

    Friday 4th July 2014 - 2:43:52 AM | Comment

  • Exploring Davio’s Desserts!

    Last week, I was lucky enough to be invited to the recently opened Davio’s Manhattan (447 Lexington Ave.) to sample desserts by their accomplished pastry chef, Genevieve Meli. She has an impressive resume, having worked at Café Boulud under Raphel Hassz, Le Bernadin under Michael Laskonis, and Tumbador Chocolates under Jean Bonnet. She was also the Pastry […]

    Tuesday 1st July 2014 - 3:52:23 AM | Comment