Archives » December 2014

  • Kanami Chocolate at J+B Cafe!

    A few weeks ago, I got a tip from a reader about Kanami Chocolate, so I stopped by J+B Cafe (300 7th St., Brooklyn), a cafe and boutique in Park Slope that features crafts by Japanese artisans. The cafe sells Kanami’s chocolate and I even got to meet her while purchasing this lovely box of truffles. This box included […]

    Tuesday 23rd December 2014 - 12:34:13 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – December 20th!

    Create a Cookie Table! (Craftsy) Gaudi-inspired Towering Gingerbread House! (Grub St.) Top 5 NYC Holiday Sweets! (Fork in the Road) Meow Parlor Cat Cafe! (Eater) Tweet

    Sunday 21st December 2014 - 12:07:12 PM | Comment

  • What to Get your Sweet Tooth!

    (image via Le Pain Quotidien) I don’t typically do traditional gift guides, so this is more like a list of some cool things I’ve seen around that I would like (or already got for myself). Maybe a sweet tooth in your life would like them too!

    Tuesday 16th December 2014 - 11:49:56 PM | Comment

  • Cookie Exchange! Peanut Butter Blossoms (Dark Chocolate Variation)

    Here’s something fun! I got invited to do a digital cookie exchange by the folks at Patience Brewster, purveyors of handmade gifts, holiday ornaments and home decor. All it involves is posting a cookie recipe and they’ll share their faves on their facebook page. The above comic was drawn before I started this blog and features the best holiday cookies! I […]

    Sunday 14th December 2014 - 10:14:05 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – December 13th!

    Free Robicelli’s Nutellasagna this Monday! (AMNY) Best Ready-Made Chocolate Chip Cookies! (Serious Eats) Food Gift Guide! (Fork in the Road) A Look at Brigadeiros! (Grub St.) Holiday Markets List! (The Skint) Bûche de Noëls are at Financier Now! (Financier) Tweet

    Saturday 13th December 2014 - 11:22:20 AM | Comment

  • Hannukah House from William Greenberg!

    Here’s a sweet tip! Hannukah is coming up on 12/16 and William Greenberg Desserts has some really cute Hannukah Gingerbread Houses as well as the more traditional Gingerbread House. Adorable!

    Monday 8th December 2014 - 9:56:29 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Links of the Week – December 5th!

    Best Restaurants for Dessert! (Serious Eats) Get your Robicelli’s Classes! (Robicelli’s) Ample Hills Coming to Gotham West Market! (Eater) Top Holiday Pies! (Points Guy) Doughnut Plant in Brooklyn! (Eater) Chocolate Tours and Classes! (Grub St.) Luxury Tea Programs! (Eater) Tweet

    Saturday 6th December 2014 - 1:21:14 PM | Comment

  • Holiday Chocolates from La Maison du Chocolat!

    This year, I was lucky to attend a preview tasting of La Maison du Chocolat‘s holiday selection! I was wowed by the chocolate Christmas tree sculpture and the winter-themed chocolates were wonderful.

    Tuesday 2nd December 2014 - 11:32:34 PM | Comment