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  • Special Gelato Flavors at Gastronomie 491!

    Gastronomie 491 (491 Columbus Ave. – b/w 83rd and 84th St. – NYC) is a market and cafe on the Upper West Side that carries a wonderful selection of sweets and delicacies. I’d recommend it for any visitor to the nearby Natural History Museum or Central Park for sure. This week, they’re debuting special gelato flavors [...]

    Wednesday 7th May 2014 - 2:50:36 AM | Comment

  • Hot Chocolate Tasting at Grom!

    Last week, I had the pleasure of attending a hot chocolate tasting at Grom. One of the highest quality and most popular gelato chains in The City, they are offering three hot chocolate options, and they’re all wonderful! Grom’s hot chocolate is more of the thick, drinking chocolate style, perfect to warm you up in [...]

    Thursday 19th December 2013 - 2:33:00 AM | Comment

  • Early Look at Dolce Gelateria!

    Last week I got the chance to attend an opening party for Dolce Gelateria in the West Village at 33 Barrow St.! It has replaced  L’Arte del Gelato in that spot (but no worries,  L’Arte del Gelato’s Chelsea Market, Lincoln Center, and High Line locations are still open). Dolce Gelateria is run by a former [...]

    Monday 5th August 2013 - 4:48:32 PM | Comment

  • New Ice Cream Flavors at Jacques Torres!

    Yesterday, I got to attend a preview of new ice cream flavors at Jacques Torres. Four wonderful new flavors are here for your Summertime enjoyment! They are: Jasmine Honey pecan, Strawberry Shortcake, Toasted Coconut, and Real Mint Chip.

    Wednesday 12th June 2013 - 10:48:43 AM | Comment

  • Today is National Ice Cream Day!

    July 15th is National Ice Cream Day! Please enjoy my ice cream post highlights ^_^ Tweet

    Sunday 15th July 2012 - 11:46:21 AM | Comment

  • Ice Cream Social at Jacques Torres!

    Last Tuesday night I attended a special ice cream social at the Hudson St. location of Jacques Torres! It was to celebrate the introduction of several exciting new ice cream flavors, just in time for the hot weather too!

    Tuesday 26th June 2012 - 8:20:45 PM | Comment (1)

  • L’Arte del Gelato Offers Deal on “Lucky Tuesday”!

     

    Monday 16th January 2012 - 12:43:59 PM | Comment

  • Ciao Bella’s Seasonal Gelatos and Sorbets!

    I got a gracious offer from Ciao Bella to check out some of their seasonal sorbets and it was very nice indeed! I just love looking at gelato and sorbet displays don’t you? The colors alone make me so happy, but when I think of the flavors, that makes me especially excited!

    Tuesday 15th November 2011 - 10:25:36 AM | Comment

  • Soft Serve Fruit’s Pumpkin is Here for Fall!

    I recently was invited by The Soft Serve Fruit Co. to check out their new Union Square location (25 East 17th Street at Broadway) and their signature soft serve fruit offerings. It may not be summer any longer, but these sweets are tasty anytime. Here they topped their seasonal Pumpkin flavor with cranberries, almonds, and [...]

    Tuesday 1st November 2011 - 10:26:47 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Quality Meats!

    Quality Meats – 57 West 58th Street New York, NY 10019 (212) 371-7777 Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Tweet

    Wednesday 21st September 2011 - 10:26:28 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Spots: Ice Cream and Gelato in the West Village!

    In New York, there are neighborhoods with several sweet shops and bakeries. Sometimes they proliferate so closely that it’s results in a “sweet spot”, and the West Village is one such neighborhood. As we reach the tail-end of summer I’d like to bring your attention to an ice cream and gelato sweet spot in the [...]

    Tuesday 13th September 2011 - 4:09:47 AM | Comment

  • Ice Cream & Beer Social at Jimmy’s No. 43

    Thursday 21st July 2011 - 8:14:59 PM | Comment

  • Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwiches!

    Remember, July is Ice Cream Month too! Check out my piece on Coolhaus Ice Cream Sandwiches over at Tree.com. These are some seriously awesome ice cream sandwiches. The cookies they use from Ovenly are especially great! Tweet

    Tuesday 19th July 2011 - 12:38:02 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth’s Current Favorite Ice Creams!

    Since July 17th is Ice Cream Day and July is also Ice Cream Month (cheesecake and ice cream, could this be the best month ever?) I thought I’d post about some of my current favorite ice creams!

    Sunday 17th July 2011 - 2:59:14 PM | Comment

  • Sundaes on a Monday at SideBAR 7/18!

    Sunday 10th July 2011 - 5:42:42 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Amorino Gelato!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Amorino Gelato -  60 University Place, NYC

    Tuesday 5th July 2011 - 10:08:20 AM | Comment

  • New Comic – The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck!

    The Big Gay Ice Cream Truck – check their site for locations! http://www.biggayicecreamtruck.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 1st June 2011 - 5:17:01 PM | Comment (1)

  • Otto Gelato Cart is Back!

    In honor of the Otto gelato cart returning to Washington Square Park, here’s a repost of the comic I made about their fantastic gelato!

    Friday 27th May 2011 - 3:03:49 AM | Comment

  • Anthony Bourdain Surprises Fans at BGICT!

    Today, on the first really warm (and dry) day of the year I decided to finally try out the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck I’ve been hearing so much about. This also happened to be the day Ottavia Bourdain was working at the truck, earning tips that would go to the charity Doctors Without Borders. [...]

    Tuesday 24th May 2011 - 11:54:24 PM | Comments (2)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Pop Bar!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Pop Bar 5 Carmine Street New York, NY 10014 (212) 255-4874 http://www.pop-bar.com/

    Wednesday 4th August 2010 - 1:34:00 AM | Comments (2)

  • 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)

  • 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

  • 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)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Borne Confections!

    Borne Confections 485 Park Avenue(between 58th St & 59th St) Manhattan, NY 10022 (212) 755-5150 www.borneconfections.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 21st April 2010 - 1:51:37 PM | Comment

  • Chocolate and Charity at L’Arte Del Gelato April 23-25!

    L’Arte Del Gelato in collaboration with Valrhona Chocolate will be serving up special chocolate gelatos (11 kinds!) at a special price ($2) and all proceeds will benefit sick children. What’s not to like?!

    Monday 12th April 2010 - 8:27:01 PM | Comment

  • Valentine’s Special at L’Arte De Gelato Friday 2/12!

     

    Wednesday 10th February 2010 - 3:53:54 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

  • 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

  • Jacques Torres ice cream (finally)!

    So I’ve been meaning to try Jacques Torres ice cream all summer and I did today (finally)! As expected, I adored the Wicked ice cream, just like I love the Wicked hot chocolate. That spicy ancho really compliments Jacques’ fine chocolate. Yum! It went well with the Hazelnut ice cream too. Get some before summer [...]

    Saturday 5th September 2009 - 3:19:13 AM | Comment

  • New City Sweet Tooth comic – Otto’s gelato!

    Click here for Otto’s website. Otto is at 1 Fifth Ave. NYC. 212-995-9559. My latest comic is now up at The L Magazine. It’s about Otto’s gelato. Click to read!

    Wednesday 26th August 2009 - 4:30:46 PM | Comment

  • New gelato in NYC, Screme!

    After the sadness of reporting two beloved places closing (Luxee and Divalicious Chocolate, not to mention Dessert Truck), time for some good news! Israeli gelato chain Screme has arrived in NYC!

    Wednesday 19th August 2009 - 11:44:00 PM | Comment

  • Seven Deadly Sushi at Miya’s Sushi in CT

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Recently, I got to check out Miya’s Sushi (68 Howe St. New Haven, CT), a very unique sushi place, after a lecture I did at a local college.

    Monday 10th August 2009 - 12:06:51 AM | Comment

  • Celebrate Pride with the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck!

    I haven’t tried the Big Gay Ice Cream Truck yet, but you know at the least it will be very Pride appropriate! He posts for Sunday he will be “Near the parade, probably in the 40′s around 5th. Will update.” So check the site for updates!

    Sunday 28th June 2009 - 3:50:59 AM | Comment

  • L’Arte Del Gelato news! Free gelato 6/25!

    One of my faves, L’Arte Del Gelato, will be giving out free gelato at their Chelsea Market location on June 25 from 12:30 – 2:30 p.m. to celebrate their new, larger, space there! Let’s flash back to the comic I did about them to celebrate! I promise there will be new comics soon!

    Wednesday 24th June 2009 - 11:27:32 PM | Comment

  • Blogiversary Party Pics!

    Last night’s City Sweet Tooth first blogiversary party at Tekserve was so amazing! I’m still recovering, but I want to share photos from various friends and participants!

    Saturday 23rd May 2009 - 3:06:24 AM | Comment

  • Luxee Spring Party!

    Thursday 19th March 2009 - 1:51:10 AM | Comment

  • ChikaLicious comic up at The L Magazine now!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! My latest comic – on the great East Village dessert destination ChikaLicious – is up at The L Magazine now. Click here to read it!

    Wednesday 11th March 2009 - 2:02:54 PM | Comment

  • Chocolate Extravaganza Comic!

    Check out the latest City Sweet Tooth comic! It’s about a Chocolate Extravaganza event! Click here to read it at The L Magazine!

    Thursday 5th March 2009 - 2:57:12 AM | Comment

  • Taste of Spring!

    It was so nice and warm today, the perfect time to try some sorbet, and I had some at Luxee. Here’s my fave, the Apple Basil along with a scoop of Pear Thyme. So refreshing!

    Wednesday 4th March 2009 - 3:14:11 AM | Comment

  • International Restaurant & Food Service Show

    I had the pleasure of attending the International Restaurant & Food Service Show last weekend and took some pics of the loveliest sweets!

    Wednesday 4th March 2009 - 2:34:25 AM | Comment

  • 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)

  • Van Leeuwen Artisan Ice Cream Truck

    The latest City Sweet Tooth is up on The L Magazine blog now and this edition is about the Van Leeuween Artisan Ice Cream truck. Go and grab some before summer flies away! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Click here to read!

    Wednesday 17th September 2008 - 3:31:29 PM | Comments (2)

  • Chinatown Ice Cream Factory!

    The L Magazine has posted my latest yummy comic! Click to read at the L! It’s available on the stands all over NYC in the Fiction issue! It’s about an NYC summer-time fave, Chinatown Ice Cream Factory! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Monday 4th August 2008 - 7:17:41 PM | Comment (1)

  • Fancy Food Show comic!

    This was in The L Magazine’s “Sex Issue”. Free on every street corner in NYC! I cover Chocolat Moderne, Wine Cellar Sorbets, and Vere Chocolate. Click here to read it at The L now!

    Wednesday 16th July 2008 - 7:18:54 PM | Comment

  • L’Arte Del Gelato!

    L’Arte Del Gelato has 3 locations:Chelsea Market (75 Ninth Ave)75 Seventh Ave.Lincoln Center PlazaCheck it out, yummy gelato comic at The L Magazine! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Thursday 3rd July 2008 - 5:02:02 PM | Comment