Category Archives: Dessert

New York City: Cha-An

Elisa: Nestled in what seemed to be a-tiny-shop-house-at-first-glance on the second floor of 230 E 9th Street is Japanese dessert house Cha-An. Unlike the charming, dainty exteriors that many cafes or restaurants attempt to put up in order to lure … Continue reading

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New York City: Dominique Ansel Bakery

Elisa: After having been in New York for almost 5 months now, I’ve finally tried the legendary epoch-defining-in-the-pastry-world (however you describe it) Cronut at Dominique Ansel Bakery and experienced the intense agony of having to wait in line for almost … Continue reading

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New York City: Bg Gay Ice Cream

Elisa: “I see ice cream as a universal food. You don’t need teeth to eat ice cream – you can be 8 months old, you can be 108 years old. You can be the richest man in America, or you … Continue reading

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New York City: Culture Yogurt

Elisa: New year, fresh start; new outlook, new resolutions. For me, 2014 passed by so quickly and it was undoubtedly one of the best years of my life. I travelled to places I’ve only seen through pictures, exposed to different … Continue reading

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New York City: Smorgasburg

Elisa: Smorgasburg is a glutton’s foodie’s haven. It’s a giant all-food market that’s undoubtedly one of the best outdoor food festivals that New York City has to offer. It offers over 75 vendors selling a wide variety of food from … Continue reading

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