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Sweet Things

  1. Chef Shuffles
    Patina Searching For New Pastry ChefKasra Ajdari’s departure leaves a hole in this fine-diner’s dessert department, as one reader noted on Valentine’s Day.
  2. Sweet Things
    The Urban Oven Introduces Sweet-Spicy-Savory ‘Pig Kisses’How could bacon and Nutella possibly go wrong?
  3. Sweet Things
    Skid Row Gets Treatment in GingerbreadFood stylist Sienna Degovia turns holiday tradition out into the streets.
  4. Duffman
    Duff Goldman Plans Retail Pastry Shop on BeverlyThe ace wants to be more than just “the cake guy.”
  5. Sweet Things
    Danielle Keene Opening Bittersweet Treats, December 4 in PasadenaExpect an assemblage of vintage baking pans and custom milkshakes.
  6. Openings
    Sweet! Brings Wonka To The Walk of FameYes, there are Oompa-Loompas.
  7. Foodies With Benefits
    35 L.A. Pastry Chefs Uniting For C-Cap, November 17th in Santa MonicaSpago’s Sherry Yard is the event’s head.
  8. Cupmudgeonism
    Georgetown Cupcake Lands on Robertson November 17Is Beverly Hills the only place with any love left for cupcakes?
  9. Relocations
    Chocovivo Taking Temp Space Next to Tasting KitchenFrom Novemer 1 through December, Patricia Tsai’s bean-to-bar chocolate shop will change Abbot Kinney addresses.
  10. Sweet Things
    Madame Chocolat Taking Temporary Space at D.L. & Co., Opening TomorrowHasty Torres is collaborating with the company on a line of chocolate skulls.
  11. Sweet Things
    Dylan’s Candy Bar Opens September 9 at The GroveNeed a jelly bean-pooping Mitt Romney windup toy? They’ve got you covered.
  12. Sweet Things
    Good Girl Dinette Offering Labor Day PiesDiep Tran is making three varieties for your picnic and barbecue needs.
  13. Snack Time
    Saveur Offers a Guide to Mexican Snack FoodsHelpful for anyone looking to tell their cacahuates Japoneses from their mazapánes de cacahuate
  14. Sweet Things
    Choclatique Releases Truffles We Can Believe InThe boutique’s new chocolates depict red elephants and blue donkeys.
  15. We All Scream
    Proof Offering Ice Cream SandwichesThe bakery smashes Straus organic ice cream between two of its Maldon salt-dusted chocolate chip cookies.
  16. Sweet Things
    Giant Gummy Bears Invade Inland EmpireIt’Sugar offers such aberrations as five-pound gummy bears and two-foot Twizzlers.
  17. Openings
    Beverly Hills Brownie Company Now OpenThe new flagship store sells fourteen different flavors of brownie, drawn to very exact specifications.
  18. Booze You Can Use
    Enoteca Drago Spikes Its GelatoThe Italian now offers dessert and a nightcap in one single scoop.
  19. Openings
    Southern Girl Desserts Grand-Opens Saturday at Crenshaw PlazaThe company’s confections include sweet potato and Coke and Hennessy cupcakes.
  20. Sweet Things
    Demitasse Serves Inspired Asian Dessert MenuThe original sweets will be paired with coffee and tea.
  21. Sweet Things
    Madame Chocolat Becomes A Lego ManiacHasty Torres adds the edible playthings to her choco-dipped Easter lineup.
  22. Sweet Things
    L.A. Classic Desserts Author Grace Bauer Offers Her Favorite Four SweetSweets from AOC, Water Grill, and Il Cielo, plus a spicy newcomer from BLD top the list.
  23. Foodies With Benefits
    Five Pastry Chefs Pop-Up For ‘Sweet and Savory’ at BreadBarPastry pros like Waylynn Lucas and Providence’s David Rodriguez will each bring something sweet to a savory course and something savory to their sweets.
  24. Mediavore
    Celine Dion Now Owns Iconic Canadian Deli; FDA Mulls Ban on BPAThe singer is part of a group that purchased Schwartz’s Deli in Montreal.
  25. Sweet Things
    Check Out a Dozen of L.A.’s Most Crazy Awesome New DessertsAnd just in case we’ve got you fiending for sugar, West L.A. just happens to be drowning in chocolate tomorrow.
  26. Mediavore
    Defending the Mormon Diet; PFCs in Food Weaken Vaccination in ChildrenDespite sugar as its only vice, devotees claim the religion’s food is not boring.
  27. Sweet Things
    Compartes Chocolatier’s Jonathan Grahm Plans a ‘Chocolate Revolution’The young owner also kinda wishes actress Teri Hatcher would call him “Chocolate Guy” instead of “Chocolate Boy.”
  28. Empire Building
    Schulzies Bread Pudding Takes Over Del’s Lemonade Space in VeniceSarah Schulz started her budding bakery empire in her own kitchen.
  29. Mediavore
    Deep-Fried Desserts Doom Your New Year Resolutions; Son of a Gun Starts LunchThe treats are currently tempting customers at Beer Belly and Black Market, among others.
  30. Sweet Things
    Waylynn Lucas Adds Chocolate Grab-Bags and Bourbon Pecan Pie to FonutsThe former Bazaar chef is hitting the hard stuff again for the holidays.
  31. Mediavore
    Ludo Cooking Porchetta Dinner; Beer-Laced Candy Is a ThingBonbons are not just for the ladies anymore.
  32. Sweet Things
    L.A. Creamery Pops Bottles of Dom into Its New Year’s Eve SorbetThe wholesale operation uses vintage 1990, with an average cost of $300 per bottle.
  33. Look Who's Popping Up
    Pastry Chef Isaac Carter Popping Up Wednesday in LBCCarter is a vet of Gary Danko and Morimoto Napa, who just appeared on Cupcake Wars.
  34. Openings
    Sharlena Fong Opens Semi-Sweet Bakery in DowntownThe former Per Se pastry chef unites with James Gonzalez for their own sweet and savory bakery.
  35. Sweet Things
    How to Bring Richard Ruskell Home for The HolidaysIt’s four dollars per cupcake from this Last Cake Standing winner, but they sure look pretty!
  36. Foodies With Benefits
    Over 50 Blogs and Restaurants Unite for Eat My Blog, This SaturdayAn early appearance will be made by the baked goods at Amy Pressman’s Short Cake.
  37. Mediavore
    Oakland Cops Cite Poor Food Storage as Occupy Alibi; Tap Water’s Having a MomentPolice in Oakland defend their actions by alleging a rat infestation.
  38. Oeno-File
    Where to Eat M&M’s With a Sonoma MerlotVintage Enoteca pairs classic candy with boutique wines.
  39. Mediavore
    Tracking Tapas and Ramen Through L.A.; Target Plans 100% Sustainable Fish SalesS. Irene Virbila looks at five places to get your small plates on, while Andrew Froug maps out the bubbling ramen scene.
  40. Sweet Things
    Kerry Simon Introduces Halloween Horror Bites to L.A. MarketThe chef tricks out his best-known treats.
  41. Mediavore
    Comely Cannibal Denied Parole; Spicy Curry Contest Leads to Hospital VisitsIn other news, Roy Choi details why food trucks are so important for hopeful restaurateurs who lack resources.
  42. Mediavore
    China Considers Emoticon Restaurant Grades; Water Grill Loses Its TopAmanda Baumgarten splits with Downtown’s seafood stronghold after seven months.
  43. Slideshow
    A Sneak Peek at Fonuts, Open Tomorrow in West HollywoodAmong the friends present during a ribbon-cutting and preview were surfer Laird Hamilton and family, plus an actor from Reno 911.
  44. Openings
    Demitasse Opens Today in Downtown With Free CookiesEvery customer who comes in gets free cookies from Batch from Scratch, the upstart sweet shop from recent Masterchef contestant Esther Kang.
  45. Openings
    Tasty Clouds Now Appearing on Santa Monica Blvd.Nina Rodecker found herself with a craving for cotton candy when she was pregnant and now owns a popular confectionery in West L.A.
  46. Sweet Things
    First Look: Father’s Office Starts Serving Dessert TonightThe chef takes his sugar seriously. But fortunately, he hasn’t left his old friend beer out of the picture.
  47. Openings
    Früute Tarts Up Sunset This SaturdayDedicated to tiny, unique tarts, the business comes from Emmy winning television designer Yolanda Santosa.
  48. Chocoholism
    Compartes Chocolatier Sinks Its Fangs Into True Blood TrufflesWe haven’t seen such a violently delicious looking bite since Jordan Kahn cleaned up at the 2010 StarChefs gala.
  49. Video Feed
    And Now: Duff Goldman Shows You How to Deep-Fry Ice CreamGoldman sounds a little sore about deep-fried fruit punch, so he offers a novelty dessert you can make at home.
  50. Sweet Things
    Mariah Swan Plans Pulled Pork DoughnutsThe acclaimed pastry chef is celebrating National Doughnut Day with a shareable flight of four oddball creations.
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