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Sweet Treats Dessert Festival returns for 6th year!

Heather Yost Heather Yost Sweet Treats Dessert Festival returns for 6th year!

Update: As of Friday, Jan 31, this event is 100% Sold Out! No tickets will be available at the door! The Sweet Treats Dessert Festival is back! Join us on Sunday, February 2nd at The Exchange at Bridge Park for our sixth annual festival celebrating all things sweet! It’s the original Columbus dessert festival! Take […]

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Dish DeathMatch: Macarons Redux

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Dish DeathMatch: Macarons Redux

Macarons are back. Then again, I guess they never went anywhere. As a trend, they rose to prominence in 2013. And they’re still going strong. That’s quite an accomplishment for a sandwich cookie. Of course, it’s a sandwich cookie that comes in a million variations, a treat for culinary explorers. That sort of variety supports a long lifespan. […]

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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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