Posts tagged "Dessert"
L.A. Loves: Downtown Desserts

L.A. Loves: Downtown Desserts

Here’s a list made for my favorite meal – desserts! When I’d think of an idea for a list, I’d always wonder if I could possibly think of close to ten items for it, but I surprise myself and always do. Here are eight spots for your sweet tooth. Paulette Macarons • 333 S Alameda...
Downtown Dining: Babycakes & Bingo Nights

Downtown Dining: Babycakes & Bingo Nights

I never have to leave downtown for the best cupcakes, what with Big Man Bakes and Babycakes both in the neighborhood. We stopped by Babycakes last night for a cupcake only to come home with five more. Four I won from their Tuesday Bingo Nights! Every win gets you two cupcakes. That means I won...
Downtown Dining: Big Man Bakes

Downtown Dining: Big Man Bakes

Thank the good Lord we have cupcakes in downtown now. Not just cupcakes, but delicious, don’t-tell-anyone-but-I-get-eat-them-every-week cupcakes that are devoid of extraneous, frilly crap and condescendingly prissy women behind the counter. My favorites are the chocolate, natch, and the Old School. Here’s the Big Man himself, Chip in the current 944 mag. They currently offer...
Frost & Wine: Los Olivos, CA

Frost & Wine: Los Olivos, CA

Our main purpose in driving up to Santa Barbara was to go to a winery, but the downtown area held mainly wine bars and restaurants. So we made our way up to the Los Olivos area where the wineries are. I found Saarloos & Sons on a whim after reading about their cupcakes & wine...