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Treat to Try: Gooey Butter Cake

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Gooey Butter Cake

If there’s one thing the world needs more of, it’s Gooey Butter Cake. Granted, it’s not the most exquisite looking treat. A sprinkling of powdered sugar on top helps it out, but butter cake still won’t win any cooking competitions for its architectural elements. It doesn’t even involve any frosting at all, but it’s still […]

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Treat to Try: Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cheesecake

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Chocolate Chip Pumpkin Cheesecake

With the arrival of colder weather, eating season is well upon us. In particular, the heyday for pumpkin stuff kicks off in October with the arrival of Halloween, and it thrives right on through Thanksgiving, making its annual appearance in the form of the requisite pumpkin pie. Let it be said: pumpkin pie has never […]

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All About Autumn Desserts & Cocktails

  All About Autumn Desserts & Cocktails

In this experiential class, “fall” in love with the flavors of the season with this autumn-centric baking class! Watch a demonstration and practice preparing your own versions of delicious recipes that you can take home or taste-test on the spot, including pumpkin pastries, maple chocolates and apple caramel desserts! Additionally, enjoy fall-themed cocktails while you […]

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Treat to Try: Turkish Delight at Citadel Cafe

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Turkish Delight at Citadel Cafe

If you read classics as a kiddo, you’re probably familiar with at least the opener of CS Lewis’ Narnia series. The first book is where you learned about Turkish Delight: a treat so delicious that it inspires one character to rat-out his own siblings to the evil empire.  Every once in a while, you see Turkish […]

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Treat to Try: ChillJoy Frozen Treatery

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: ChillJoy Frozen Treatery

There’s shaved ice, and then there’s shave ice. Shaved ice is what goes into sno-cones, the familiar treat based in granular bits of crunchy ice coated in day-glo fruity flavors. Shave ice, on the other hand, is a reference to a particular variant of shaved ice: Hawaiian style. Shave ice is also thinner. It’s not crunchy. It’s […]

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Treat to Try: Happy Little Treats

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Happy Little Treats

Happy Little Treats is one of the outcomes of the disassembly of a well-known, well-loved local project called Angry Baker. And while “happy” and “angry” are diametrically opposed in terms of literal meaning, the legacy of excellent baked goods and sweets continues on.  Happy is vegan – that’s good to know up front. There’s no dairy or […]

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Treat to Try: Ice Cream at the NEW Saraga

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Treat to Try: Ice Cream at the NEW Saraga

The debut of Cleveland Avenue’s Saraga market brings more than a new (international) grocery option to the community. Just like at the Morse Road location, the new Saraga comes with its own little food court on the side. So far, the structure supports a taco joint, a bakery, a momo place…and the dish du jour: ice […]

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