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What’s the Future of Dessert in Philly Restaurants?

The best moment of dinner out, for me, is when the dessert menu lands on the table. I pore over each description, sometimes even delegating […]


Panettone Is the Mount Everest of Holiday Baking

“My brain is fully broken,” says Dayna Evans. “All I think about is panettone.” Evans, the former editor of Eater Philadelphia, recently left the world […]


Philly Is About to Become Even More of a Doughnut Town

Federal Donuts – the Pennsport doughnut shack where we waited in line for hot doughnuts 10 years ago, where we stopped to eat fried chicken […]


What You Need to Know About Ube, the Purple Yam Lighting Up Philly Dessert Menus

Ube, the violet yam native to Southeast Asia, has been making its purple presence known in bakeries and on dessert menus throughout Philly. Though there […]

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5 Takeout Desserts That’ll Make You a Hero This Thanksgiving

The air is crisp; the drinks are hot; our stoops are decorated with lumpy, bumpy gourds. We’re all in it, we’re all feeling it, and […]

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3 Classic Middle Eastern Desserts to Try in Philly

Pastries, cakes, cookies and confections are crucial to the Middle Eastern spread. Here, three classics to look for on dessert menus or at local bakeries Manakeesh […]

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This Kensington Coffee Shop Is About to Drop Philly’s Fanciest Ice Cream Sandwich

Kensington’s Flow State Coffee Bar is unique not just for its reserve-ahead co-working stations or the massive, kaleidoscopic mural inside the cafe. It’s also co-owned by Melanie Diamond-Manlusoc — who, back […]

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The Peanut Butter Crisp Bars This Healthy Food Blogger Can’t Stop Making

Look, I get it, some of you aren’t “chocolate-and-peanut-butter people.” That’s fine. We don’t all have to be friends. But for the rest of you, […]

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Here’s a Recipe for (Healthier) Cookie Dough That You Can Eat Raw

There was a time when a slumber party wasn’t a slumber party if there wasn’t a roll of cookie dough involved. Some people may find […]


Barbuzzo Debuts Salted Caramel Budino Choco Taco, Gives Us Life

We’re rarely optimistic about the week ahead on a gray Monday morning like this, but a ray of hope just peeked through the clouds: Barbuzzo’s […]


Drink Your Dessert With Amari Floats at Plenty

Move over, affogato. Be gone, boozy milkshakes. Plenty Cafe has introduced a new way to get that bittersweet fix.


St. Patrick’s Day Plea: The Irish Potato Must Go

As someone who grew up in Northeast Philadelphia, I have a certain respect for St. Patrick’s Day. I’m questionably Irish and even more questionably Catholic, […]


Brown Betty’s Closing Liberty Place Location

Brown Betty Dessert Boutique will be closing its “petite” location within the Shops at Liberty Place. The bakery is consolidating its brick-and-mortar operations in Northern […]

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Recipe: The Amazing Gluten-Free, Dairy-Free Chocolate Cake You Can Feel Good About Eating

Want to know what’s super fun? Not hosting during the holidays. Taking on hosting responsibilities requires you to clean things that may not have been cleaned […]


Will and Stargazy Collaborate on a Pie

It’s not like Sam Jacobson needs help making wonderful pies at East Passyunk’s Stargazy but that doesn’t mean he’ll turn down a good idea. Today […]