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Treat to Try: Uncle Giant

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Uncle Giant

Before we get to the cookies, let’s just say this: Uncle Giant’s got game. Serious game. It’s sometimes difficult to get near its products at Farmers’ Markets, because the proprietors are surrounded with an unending supply of customers, fully engaged in animated conversations about its wares. In addition to the team’s interpersonal skills, the products […]

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Treat to Try: Smidgen

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Smidgen

A good-looking macaron is impossible to pass by. The treats are so prissy and dainty, and yet . . . so packed with flavor. Too often, pretty food and delicious food share too little space in Venn Diagrams. That said, macarons are treats that occupy that shared space. So the house macarons are the initial […]

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Treat to Try: Whisk

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Whisk

To be frank, cinnamon rolls have been kind of disappointing recently. Not enough filling, dry and flavorless, fatty, unsweet icing: the list of complaints can start right there. But still, the one spotted from Whisk looked delicious — and Hallelujah Glory Be, the little bakery delivered a cinnamon roll that is worth fighting random waves […]

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Bake Me Happy Expanding With Coffee Shop this Fall

Lauren Sega Lauren Sega Bake Me Happy Expanding With Coffee Shop this Fall

Local entrepreneurs Letha and Wendy Miller Pugh have their minds set on growth and evolution for their gluten-free bakery Bake Me Happy. Located in Merion Village, what’s been mostly a grab-and-go business will soon offer an extended drink service, as well as seating and event space. The idea came to Letha Pugh after their neighbor […]

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Unusual Eats: Goatee Truffles from Food for Good Thought

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Unusual Eats: Goatee Truffles from Food for Good Thought

Food for Good Thought is a gluten-free bakery that provides employment opportunities for people with autism. It’s located in a little house in Clintonville, right off of High Street. Guests access the parking lot through the front driveway, or the alley in the back. Inside, there’s a classic bakery display with cookies and muffins and […]

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Treat to Try: La Chatelaine Bakery

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: La Chatelaine Bakery

La Chatelaine Bakery has always been a local go-to for fresh French goodies. It’s a full-service joint at dinner time, and earlier in the day, you can point-and-pick at its counters, cafe-style. A particular hankering for the bakery’s version of a croque monsieur provided the original impetus for a weekend visit. The sandwich features an […]

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Treat to Try: Pralines from Sheril Ann’s

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Pralines from Sheril Ann’s

Sheril Ann’s is a start-up bakery based in Tarlton, Ohio. You can find its wares, carefully packaged at local gourmet grocers such as The Hills Market. Customers can find lots of local baked goods there and Sheril Ann’s offers a solid selection of cookies, bars and candy to choose from. Even with so many choices, […]

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