Archives » December 2014
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 […]
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
(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!
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 […]
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
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!
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
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.