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  • Momofuku Milk Bar in Carroll Gardens!

    I am very excited that Momofuku Milk Bar is now open in Carroll Gardens (my hood). Here’s a quick shot from when I stopped in on Sunday morning. Can’t wait to make my way through the menu! Tweet

    Monday 2nd April 2012 - 10:10:57 AM | Comment

  • Robicelli’s at Dekalb Market!

    I stopped by Robicelli’s shop at the brand new Dekalb Market over the weekend. Finally, Robicelli’s has a shop again! The market consists of shops built out of repurposed shipping containers.

    Tuesday 9th August 2011 - 3:53:39 AM | Comment (1)

  • Coney Island at Night!

    My latest piece went up on Tree.com! It’s about how fun Coney Island is at night. Rides, hot dogs, and Funnel Cake! Includes photos by Brooklyn pastry chef and great photographer Ayumi Kato. Check out her blog!

    Thursday 30th June 2011 - 9:57:10 AM | Comment

  • Summer Food Highlights of NYC on Tree.com!

    My latest piece for Tree.com is up and it’s all about NYC’s food-based destinations for the Summer! Check it out!

    Thursday 16th June 2011 - 1:15:43 AM | Comment

  • Finally, an Izakaya in Brooklyn!

    Great news! An izakaya (called, suitable enough Izakaya) has opened in Cobble Hill at 176 Smith Street over the weekend. Izakayas are a type of Japanese bar that serves pub food / small plates including things like okonomiyaki (a savory Japanese pancake), takoyaki (squid balls), and grilled onigiri (rice balls) as well as yakitori (grilled [...]

    Tuesday 14th June 2011 - 2:31:18 AM | Comment

  • Dine in Brooklyn March 21st-31st!

    Dine in Brooklyn starts this week featuring discounted multi-course meals ($25 for dinner, $20.11 for lunch)  at over 200 restaurants across the borough, it’s a fun way to try out new restaurants or enjoy old favorites at bargain prices!

    Monday 21st March 2011 - 12:38:07 AM | Comment

  • Check Out My offManhattan Post – Dessert Crawl!

    I drew a dessert map depicting a sweets crawl in South Brooklyn for offManhattan. Check it out!

    Tuesday 22nd February 2011 - 11:53:32 PM | Comment

  • New Comic! Four & Twenty Blackbirds!

    Four & Twenty Blackbirds – 439 3rd Avenue, Brooklyn NY Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Thursday 16th December 2010 - 1:51:31 AM | Comment (1)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain!

    Brooklyn Farmacy & Soda Fountain 513 Henry St (between Sackett St & Union St) Brooklyn, NY 11231 http://brooklynfarmacy.blogspot.com/ Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 21st July 2010 - 7:37:59 PM | Comments (2)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Robicellis!

    Check out Robicelli’s here! http://robicellis.tumblr.com/ Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Thursday 8th July 2010 - 2:17:07 AM | Comment (1)

  • Summer Saturdaze at East New York Farmer’s Market!

    City Sweet Tooth friend Janelle of Jin’s Journey sent word of the East New York Farmer’s Market! They carry local and organic produce including Caribbean specialty crops like karela, bora, and callaloo. Plus, they’re holding a concert series called “Summer Saturdaze” throughout July and August. Click here for more details! http://www.eastnewyorkfarms.org/

    Wednesday 7th July 2010 - 1:34:29 AM | Comment

  • UnFancy Food Show 2010!

    This was the first chance to attend an UnFancy Food Show, and there were a LOT of yummy sweets to try. Here are some highlights! (above pic – Robicelli’s cupcakes)

    Tuesday 29th June 2010 - 1:02:21 AM | Comment (1)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – People’s Pops!

    People’s Pops 425 West 15th St. NYC http://www.peoplespops.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 23rd June 2010 - 12:23:30 PM | Comment

  • Treats Truck to Open Shop in Carroll Gardens!

      You can bet I’m excited about that! The Feed has all the details here! (photo from the official Treats Truck site)

    Thursday 3rd June 2010 - 3:41:59 AM | Comment

  • Chile Pepper Fiesta ’09!

    This has been quite a weekend. Two book signings, the Chile Pepper Fiesta, and the Atlantic Antic. Somehow, I’ve managed to survive all of the fun I’ve been having ^_^ Anyway, here is a photo parade from Saturday’s Chile Pepper Fiesta at the Brooklyn Botanic Garden.

    Sunday 4th October 2009 - 11:38:17 PM | Comment

  • Atlantic Antic Sunday 10/4!

    One more fun thing going on this weekend Brooklyn’ own Atlantic Antic! Click here for details! Click here for the report I did last year!

    Sunday 4th October 2009 - 2:32:49 AM | Comment

  • Cupcake Tour – Baked at Rocketship!

    I ordered cupcakes for my first NYC signing (at Rocketship in Brooklyn) from baked! They were SO good! I ordered a dozen “Sweet & Salty” and a dozen “Red Hook Red Hot”. Both were delicious and unique.

    Saturday 3rd October 2009 - 4:30:53 AM | Comment

  • Dolltopia Cupcake Tour 10/2-10/3

    Come out Friday and Saturday to check out my new book Dolltopia and eat some cupcakes!

    Friday 2nd October 2009 - 2:36:04 AM | Comment

  • New City Sweet Tooth Comic! Brooklyn Ice Cream factory!

    That’s right! The latest City Sweet Tooth comic is now up at The L Magazine! Enjoy your last warm weather ice cream days at the Brooklyn Ice Cream Factory!

    Saturday 19th September 2009 - 4:14:30 AM | Comment

  • Eton to open 2nd location July 30th!

    Update – Eton has closed the original location and is operating solely out of the new location at  372 Sackett St., nr. Smith St., Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn Grub Street reports that City Sweet Tooth fave, Eton, will be opening another location on Sackett St. by Smith St. July 30th. It will feature more shaved ice, [...]

    Thursday 23rd July 2009 - 7:48:27 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Mazzola Bakery!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Check out Mazzola Bakery in Carroll Gardens!

    Tuesday 5th May 2009 - 3:10:14 PM | Comment

  • Sakura Matsuri May 2-3!

    Saturday 2nd May 2009 - 3:46:04 AM | Comment

  • Latest City Sweet Tooth Comic! Oh! Nuts!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Oh! Nuts! at 4923 13th Ave. Bklyn (718.853.5158) and several other locations! Click to read it at The L Magazine!

    Sunday 12th April 2009 - 3:16:31 PM | Comment

  • Happy Easter!

    Saturday 11th April 2009 - 7:29:11 PM | Comment

  • Oh! Nuts – an inside look at a kosher candy store!

    For those who observe Passover, kosher for Passover candy can bring a lot of fond memories. Raspberry jelly rings, macaroons, fruit slices, that Barton’s chocolate you were encouraged to sell to your elders every year (just like girl scout cookies!).

    Monday 6th April 2009 - 12:30:48 AM | Comments (2)

  • City Sweet Tooth comic – The Chocolate Room!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Click here to read the comic I did about The Chocolate Room at The L Magazine! This is a really romantic place to get a serious chocolate fix this V-day (or any other time of year)! http://www.thechocolateroombrooklyn.com/

    Saturday 14th February 2009 - 8:01:55 PM | Comment (1)

  • Sweet Tip! Dessert date ideas for V-day!

    Thursday 12th February 2009 - 5:43:33 AM | Comment

  • Red Velvet Rivalry

    This is my most painstakingly researched piece yet! A rundown and checklist of NYC’s best red velvet cupcakes! I encourage you to print it out and use it as a checklist! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Click here to read it at The L [...]

    Wednesday 24th September 2008 - 2:49:05 PM | Comment

  • Melon Soy Milk

    Time for another “Not Just Desserts” post! I am a fan of soy milk. I am also a fan of melon flavored things. When I lived in Tokyo I became fond of melon soda. It seems that green melon flavor is more popular in Asia than here because you don’t see too many American green [...]

    Wednesday 20th August 2008 - 2:23:57 PM | Comment (1)

  • Eton – Hawaiian Ice and Dumplings

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Update – Eton has closed the original location and is operating solely out of the new location at  372 Sackett St., nr. Smith St., Carroll Gardens, Brooklyn My latest cold dessert adventure brought me to Eton in Carroll Gardens. [...]

    Wednesday 13th August 2008 - 2:27:23 PM | Comment

  • Tazza!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! You can also click here for The City Sweet Tooth, featuring Tazza in Brooklyn Heights on The L Magazine’s site!Update: Tazza no longer carries the mocha sandwich T_T but they do still have a LOT of yummy desserts including [...]

    Thursday 5th June 2008 - 11:51:55 PM | Comment