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  • Sweet September Catchup!

    Things have been pretty busy (I have some major travel and life plans happening this Fall) so I won’t be posting as often for a bit, but I wanted to put up some photos I took recently about town, so please enjoy!

    Tuesday 25th September 2012 - 11:04:13 PM | Comment

  • A Visit to La Maison du Chocolat!

    Another stop I made recently while researching midtown chocolate shops was La Maison du Chocolat at 30 Rockefeller Plaza! La Maison du Chocolat is well known for having some of the finest chocolates in the City (imported from France).

    Monday 23rd July 2012 - 1:21:26 PM | Comment

  • A Look At Battery Place Market!

    This week I was invited to check out Battery Place Market, a shop that has two locations in the Battery Park / World Financial Center area. It was a welcome opportunity to check out the neighborhood and the park as I rarely get down there!

    Tuesday 24th April 2012 - 12:56:02 PM | Comment (1)

  • 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

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Doughnut Plant!

    http://www.doughnutplant.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 15th June 2011 - 10:07:31 AM | Comments (2)

  • Highlights from Mad. Sq. Mark’t Eats!

    I was excited for the return of Mad. Sq. Mark’t Eats which brings loads of great food artisans to the Flatiron area through June 3rd. The line-up has some of the same vendors as last Fall like Roberta’s and Sigmund Pretzelshop (both recommended) and new ones like Momofuku Milk Bar and Nunu Chocolates. I’m still [...]

    Wednesday 18th May 2011 - 1:31:49 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Shakes on Saint Marks!

    Baoguette – 37 Saint Marks Place, NYC – http://www.baoguette.com/ Mark Burger – 33 Saint Marks Place, NYC – http://www.stmarksburger.com/ Tkettle – 26 Saint Marks Place, NYC – http://www.tkettlebubblet.com Gem Spa – 131 2nd Avenue, NYC Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 18th August 2010 - 12:33:37 AM | Comment

  • Grand Central Terminal Dining Week 8/20-29!

    Grand Central Terminal (host to branches of sweets places like Magnolia Bakery, Junior’s, Financier, Murray’s Cheese, and more) is holding a dining week with prix fixe menus and other specials 8/20-29. Full press release below!

    Thursday 12th August 2010 - 9:53:44 PM | Comment

  • 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)

  • 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

  • Inside Limelight Marketplace!

      While researching for this comic  I checked out the recently opened Limelight Marketplace and there is a lot for NYC sweets fans to like! Above is a detail from one of the stained glass windows.

    Thursday 10th June 2010 - 2:29:28 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)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Michel Cluizel!

    Chocolat Michel Cluizel 584 5th Ave (between 47th St & 46th St) New York, NY 10036 (646) 415-9126 www.chocolatmichelcluizel.com Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Thursday 20th May 2010 - 1:32:17 PM | Comment (1)

  • The New Taste of Chocolate Event @ Michel Cluizel

    Last night I got to attend The New Taste of Chocolate book release party at Michel Cluizel Boutique, and what a treat it was! It was the first of the new Wednesday event series Les Mercredis au Chocolat. I definitely encourage sweets fans to keep an eye on my site for invites to these rsvp-only [...]

    Thursday 29th April 2010 - 12:43:11 PM | Comment

  • 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

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – City Bakery!

    Here’s the latest comic! It’s about City Bakery, remember – their Hot Chocolate Festival is on through the end of February! City Bakery 3 West 18th Street New York, NY 10011-4610 (212) 366-1414 Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 24th February 2010 - 2:35:10 AM | Comment (1)

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Gilt!

    Gilt 455 Madison, Ave. NYC. Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! The above comic describes a complimentary tasting.

    Wednesday 20th January 2010 - 2:21:45 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Comic – Cocoa V!

    For those who are looking for a (slightly) less guilty indulgence as the year starts, you may want to check out Chelsea’s Cocoa V. A vegan chocolate boutique, their products are vegan, organic, and fair trade (also delicious). A nice way to start 2010!

    Wednesday 6th January 2010 - 12:32:09 AM | Comment

  • Cupcake Tour – Chikalicious at GRNY!

     Last night’s signing at GRNY was a blast! The staff there (especially the manager, Mark) was so helpful and nice. I have been a longtime fan of Giant Robot magazine, so signing at one of their shops was a big thrill for me!

    Sunday 4th October 2009 - 5:05:52 PM | Comment

  • Luxee’s Summer Dessert Tasting Party!

    Once again I had the supreme joy of attending a Luxee seasonal dessert tasting party. These events are starting to sell out quick, so bust a move when you see the next one announced! This time we got to have Crepe Suzette and all you can eat of their take out desserts with coffee or [...]

    Tuesday 2nd June 2009 - 2:15:51 AM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth Blogiversary Party May 21 @ Tekserve!

    Monday 18th May 2009 - 5:11:19 AM | Comment

  • Latest City Sweet Tooth comic up at The L now – Tafu!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! UPDATE -Unfortunately Tafu has closed. Sorry! Check out my latest comic up at The L Magazine today. – Tafu! All things green tea!

    Wednesday 25th March 2009 - 11:34:26 PM | 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

  • 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

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

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

  • Hot Chocolate Festival @ City Bakery

    Just a reminder that City Bakery’s 17th Annual Hot Chocolate Festival is on this month. In addition to their amazing original hot chocolate (though I recommend the shot size as it’s crazy rich), they’ll have a different flavor every day of the month! Click here for details!

    Tuesday 3rd February 2009 - 1:43:57 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

  • Luxee Winter Party Report!

    Luxee’s Winter Dessert Party was just as fun as the Fall party with a bevy of new desserts to try! We got to start off with a dessert of our choice from behind the counter. I picked the Tart Tatin (sorry no pic but I couldn’t wait to eat it)! It’s a generous slice of [...]

    Friday 16th January 2009 - 6:52:24 PM | Comment

  • Sweet Tip! $1 cupcakes at Billy’s Dec. 23rd!

    Tuesday 23rd December 2008 - 2:23:57 AM | Comment

  • Three Tarts – City Sweet Tooth Comic!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Click here to see my latest comic at The L Magazine about the Chelsea dessert and gift shop Three Tarts!

    Wednesday 17th December 2008 - 4:14:55 PM | Comment

  • Art Party at Pure Dark

    Update: Pure Dark now has HOT CHOCOLATE!!! I also updated this post with some more photos I just got. It’s also a good place to holiday shop for your fave dark chocolate fiends. Enjoy! Pure Dark is a new dark chocolate specialty store in the West Village (350 Bleecker St. by 10th St.) and I [...]

    Tuesday 2nd December 2008 - 3:04:19 AM | Comment

  • Chocolate Show Comic!

    Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)! Featured: Roni-Sue’s Chocolates, Chuao Chocolatier, and Virginie Duroc-Danner. Check them out! Update! Essex Market at 120 Essex St. (Home of Roni-Sue’s) is now open Sundays 11am to 4pm! Go there, it’s awesome! To read this comic at The L [...]

    Saturday 15th November 2008 - 3:55:42 PM | Comment

  • Edible Manhattan #2

    Hi All, Edible Manhattan #2 is out now and features some illustrations by me. It’s available in various NYC bookstores, groceries, and restaurants. Check it out!

    Friday 14th November 2008 - 7:24:24 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

  • Luxee Fall Party report

    So I had an amazing time at the Luxee party!

    Thursday 30th October 2008 - 3:05:24 AM | Comment

  • Sweet Tip – Luxee Fall Party 10/28

    The Japanese Franch dessert cafe Luxee is having a fall dessert party. Click here for details!

    Thursday 23rd October 2008 - 11:59:30 PM | Comment

  • City Sweet Tooth – SWEET Comic!

    Click here to see my comic at The L Magazine, it recaps my faves from the NYC Wine and Food Festival’s SWEET party! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 22nd October 2008 - 1:58:36 PM | Comments (2)

  • Last NYWAFF Post – T Salon Tea Infusion Tapenade Class!

    T Salon is a tea shop and lounge in Chelsea Market which also serves tea infused food. It’s a large and open space, and I was interested to learn that their lovely light fixtures are made of used tea bags! But the point of this afternoon was to learn how to make tea infused tapenades [...]

    Friday 17th October 2008 - 2:41:45 AM | Comment

  • SWEET! The dessert event of the year!

    I’ve been waiting a long time for this event and it did not disappoint! It took place in a huge event hall way on the west side with several softly lit champagne lounges and one long dark hall flanked with the best pastry chefs NYC has to offer turning out their signature sweets. In other [...]

    Sunday 12th October 2008 - 3:48:17 PM | Comment

  • Meatpacking Uncorked – NYC Wine and Food Fest -updated!

    Saturday 11th October 2008 - 7:04:27 AM | Comment

  • Chelsea Market After Dark!

    I just got back from the Chelsea Market After Dark event (hosted by Bobby Flay) and it was a blast! I love Chelsea Market anytime and this was a special opportunity to see it a little more behind the scenes, meet the people behind the food, and to try some of the spots I’ve never [...]

    Friday 10th October 2008 - 4:21:14 AM | Comment

  • Dessert Towels at Japan C

    If you’re in NYC and have the chance I recommend checking out the Japan C event at Felissimo Design House (10 West 56th Street, New York City ). “A rolling eleven week exhibition of all things Japanese. Spanning home and fashion accessories to gadgets, food, beauty and pop-culture products, Japan C is part design exhibition, [...]

    Sunday 5th October 2008 - 1:06:53 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

  • City Sweet Tooth, Chocolate Bar!

    UPDATE – CHOCOLATE BAR HAS MOVED! It is now at 119 8th Ave. by Jane St. in the West Village. Yay! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 10th September 2008 - 2:58:16 PM | Comment

  • 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)

  • 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

  • Levain Bakery!

    Levain Bakery has HUGE cookies!Check out the latest City Sweet Tooth at The L Magazine! New York City – 167 West 74th Street, NY NY 10023, tel 212-874-6080, Hours Mon-Sat 8am-7pm , Sundays 9am-7pm Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 11th June 2008 - 11:46:56 PM | Comment

  • Madeleine Patisserie!

    You can also see the comic here at The L:http://www.thelmagazine.com/Update : Madeleine Patisserie has added a lot of new seating and table service! Buy an 11×14 signed high quality giclee print of this comic for $29 (plus $6.50 shipping)!

    Wednesday 14th May 2008 - 11:56:11 PM | Comment (1)