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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: Tremont Goodie Shop

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Tremont Goodie Shop

The Tremont Goodie Shop is nothing new. With decades of operation, it’s closer to something on the lines of a local institution. The shop is tucked away in a little strip mall deep in the heart of Upper Arlington, equipped with a crosswalk that connects across the street where there’s a library and an elementary […]

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Treat to Try/Ohio’s Own: Moondance Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try/Ohio’s Own: Moondance Chocolate Chip Cookie Bar

Both gluten-free and Ohio-grown products have become so abundant in stores, they’re not necessarily marketed with big announcements of their specialness. While Moondance Desserts does disclose its gluten-free-ness on its label, its chocolate chip cookies were found in the mix with a bunch of normal cookies, and the fact that it’s based in Cincinnati became […]

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Treat to Try: Anthony Thomas Easter Eggs

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Anthony Thomas Easter Eggs

You’ve got one candy holiday left, sweeties. Then it’s a dry spell until Halloween. No joke: All the good eating holidays are between October and April. No one gives you candy on Memorial Day, Independence Day or Labor Day. That’s just how it is. So, go big for Easter. Cadbury eggs are nice, but they’re […]

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Treat to Try: Bundt Cakes

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Bundt Cakes

Typically, we stick to Ohio treats. And, it seemed like a bakery dedicated solely to bundt cakes was so esoteric, it had to be regional. Or not. It turns out that bundt cakes are big, but you probably already knew that. They’re a big Texas tradition, and they’re big everywhere else. According to its counter […]

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Treat to Try: The Sampler at Le Chocoholique

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: The Sampler at Le Chocoholique

Le Chocoholique is a Short North destination known for its coffee, chocolates and cocktails. If you’re an efficiency freak, you can kill at least two birds with one stone by trying out a chocolate sampler that features a variety of its boozy flavors. The sampler gets you five pretty little chocolate specimens, each with a […]

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Best Bites Preview: Cotton Candy, Cupcakes, Frozen Treats & More

Leanne Moore Leanne Moore Best Bites Preview: Cotton Candy, Cupcakes, Frozen Treats & More

Life is short right? Why not eat dessert first? For one night Columbus Underground is giving you that chance! Our popular event Best Bites: Sweet Treats is returning this year to celebrate all things sugary and sweet in the City. We are bringing you a preview of our featured vendors before the event on February 23! Check […]

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