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  • Back from Japan – and I Have New Kit-Kats!

    I’m back from my latest Japan trip, and I picked up some new Kit-Kats! This time around, I got Purple Potato, Pumpkin Pudding, Rum Raisin, and Yokohama Strawberry Cheesecake.

    Monday 28th October 2013 - 11:27:48 AM | Comment

  • Japanese Candy!

    I loved the candied fruits in Japan. Like candy apples, but with grapes, blueberries, and oranges too!

    Monday 22nd November 2010 - 4:33:25 AM | Comment

  • Something Sweet in San Diego!

    Here’s a quick shot from Heavenly Cupcake where we got to make a quick stop before leaving San Diego Comic Con. Also Darlene of My Burning Kitchen gave me some yummy Jer’s candy bars (based in the San Diego area), which both feature peanut butter! I just love chocolate and peanut butter together. The pretzel [...]

    Tuesday 3rd August 2010 - 1:15:22 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Limelight Marketplace!

    I posted this a little early this week! Limelight Marketplace (more details to come)! Limelight Marketplace 6th Ave. & 20th St., NYC http://www.limelightmarketplace.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 9th June 2010 - 12:07:15 PM | Comments (2)

  • 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

  • The Craft of Baking by Karen DeMasco

    Tonight I had the pleasure of attending the launch party for a new cookbook, The Craft of Baking by Karen DeMasco. It was an elegant event at Locanda Verde with sample versions of the recipes inside the book.  Everything was delicious but here are a few of my favorites.

    Wednesday 30th September 2009 - 1:33:15 AM | Comment

  • Amella Carrot Cake Caramels!

    One of the things I tried from the Fancy Food Show (yes, I’m still going through my notes from that event!) is the Carrot Cake Cocoa Butter Caramel from Amella. Like a mini piece of carrot cake in soft candy form.

    Sunday 2nd August 2009 - 6:17:26 PM | Comment

  • Fancy Food Show 2009!

      This being my second Fancy Food Show, I learned from last year and started from the lower floor where there were more sweets and less chance of being distracted by all the (seemingly thousands of) different types of cheeses and olives on the third floor. Now that’s what I call a real cheese cake!

    Monday 29th June 2009 - 1:15:24 AM | Comment (1)

  • City Sweet Tooth in the UK!

    I recently made a trip to England and Scotland and took a few sweets pics for your enjoyment!

    Monday 25th May 2009 - 7:30:44 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)

  • Panoramic Easter Eggs

    Sunday 29th March 2009 - 9:55:11 PM | Comments (5)

  • Chocolate Tasting Extravaganza!

    Here are some pics from the extravaganza that Global Giving Circle put on this past Saturday. It was an amazing event with a huge turnout and I got to enjoy many different chocolate items, many old faves and some new flavors too! For instance these Balsamic truffles from Donna & Company:

    Wednesday 18th February 2009 - 8:46:27 PM | Comment

  • 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)

  • Valentine’s Day Gift Head Start!

    So V-day is coming up and I compiled a “head start” list for those who wish to ship gifts to their loved ones all over, so these are all available over the internet to be shipped to your sweeties!

    Friday 13th February 2009 - 4:12:06 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Demel

    The latest City Sweet Tooth comic – about the NYC branch of the Viennese pastry shop Demel is up at The L magazine now! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 28th January 2009 - 5:07:02 PM | Comment

  • Cat Tongues!

    Check out this box of Katzenzungen Zartbitter (dark chocolate “cat tongues”). European candy is awesome!

    Sunday 25th January 2009 - 10:51:10 PM | Comment

  • Political Sweets!

    Remember to vote today! And eat some political sweets!Black and White cookies from Zaro’s featuring the candidates! (photo from Grub Street)

    Tuesday 4th November 2008 - 6:15:41 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Tip – Halloween Week fun!

    Thursday 30th October 2008 - 3:28:49 AM | Comment