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Dish Deathmatch: Mac(aron) Attack!

Miriam Bowers Abbott Miriam Bowers Abbott Dish Deathmatch: Mac(aron) Attack!

Hello Macarons. For the longest time, it was difficult to understand why people described macarons with such loving superlatives. They’re cookies, fine. But they don’t seem to require chocolate or gobs or butter or other things that make cookies worth eating. Then one day, the second most beloved contributor for Columbus Underground (2013) issued the […]

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Treat to Try: Hazelnut Pumpkin Praline Dacquoise

Anne Evans Anne Evans Treat to Try: Hazelnut Pumpkin Praline Dacquoise

In the mood for pumpkin, but don’t want to have another pumpkin roll? Try the Hazelnut Pumpkin Praline Dacquoise at Pistacia Vera. This gluten-free dessert features layers of “almond and hazelnut dacquoise cake, crunchy praline buttercream, & pumpkin marscapone mousse. topped with spiced cream glaze.” It has a pretty arrangement of roasted pepitas on top […]

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Pistacia Vera No Longer Offering Free Wi-Fi

Anne Evans Anne Evans Pistacia Vera No Longer Offering Free Wi-Fi

Anyone with a laptop these days probably loves stopping into their favorite places for a quick bite and popping online. However, sometimes that quick bite turns into quite a long time, leaving some customers waiting and waiting for a table. Over the weekend, the owners of Pistacia Vera decided that the popular cafe will no […]

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Best Dessert of 2013: Pistacia Vera

Walker Evans Walker Evans Best Dessert of 2013: Pistacia Vera

Dessert is kind of a big deal in Columbus. Not only should you save room for it when dining out, but you should save extra extra room for swinging by one of the dozens of great bakeries, treat shops and dessert boutiques located around town. And for three years straight our readers have picked Pistacia […]

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Pistacia Vera Joins The North Market Family

Ayana Wilson Ayana Wilson Pistacia Vera Joins The North Market Family

It’s been almost a decade now since Pistacia Vera joined Columbus’ artisan bakery scene, and in that time, they’ve left quite an impression. Guests flock to the German Village store, located at 541 South Third Street, in droves, for their regular fixes of macarons, croissants, tarts, and tortes. First opened in the Short North under […]

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Pistacia Vera Opening Bakery Stand Inside North Market

Walker Evans Walker Evans Pistacia Vera Opening Bakery Stand Inside North Market

The North Market announced today that German Village bakery Pistacia Vera will be opening a bakery stand at the market by December 1st. The move is a bit of a return to the area for business owners and siblings Spencer Budros and Anne Fletcher, who operated Pistachio in the Short North before renaming and relocating […]

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Treat to Try: Macaron Madness at Pistacia Vera

Anne Evans Anne Evans Treat to Try: Macaron Madness at Pistacia Vera

By now I’m sure most of you have tried at least one macaron by Pistacia Vera as they were voted Columbus Underground’s Best Dessert of 2012. If you haven’t tried one, now’s your chance because they are on special for $1 each for Dine Originals 10 Celebration Week. If you’d like to try all twelve, […]

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