Bisou-Bisou; Fauchon's Iconic Red Lips Cake is Too Sweet

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

November 23, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Bisou-Bisou; Fauchon's Iconic Red Lips Cake is Too Sweet

An iconic symbol of the Fauchon company, with its delicate and sensual lines, this fruity creation brings freshness and indulgence... but it's not worth it. It's expensive, it's gooey, it's sweet,…

November 23, 2019 | Tasty Discoveries | Paris

Konditorei Buchwald: Berlin’s Oldest Pastry Shop is Not Worth Trying

Desserts & Sweets | Germany Europe

Europe

September 22, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Konditorei Buchwald: Berlin’s Oldest Pastry Shop is Not Worth Trying

When in Berlin, visit Patisserie “Konditorei G. Buchwald”! The pastry shop was founded in Cottbus in 1852 and is now the oldest patisserie in Berlin. The specialty is their Baumkuchen…

September 22, 2019 | Restaurants | Germany

Lebanon's Famous Chocolate Cake is a Must Try! Found at Chili's in Achrafieh

Chocolate | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 09, 2019

Chocolate

Lebanon's Famous Chocolate Cake is a Must Try! Found at Chili's in Achrafieh

I love it so much that I visit Chili's only to enjoy this dessert!   The signature dessert of choice: A dessert to try at least once in a lifetime: Chili's molten chocolate cake. You…

September 09, 2019 | Desserts & Sweets | Achrafieh

Choux Choux Gelateria: Exquisite Ice Cream Profiterolein Athens

Desserts & Sweets | Athens Greece Europe

Greece

July 31, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Choux Choux Gelateria: Exquisite Ice Cream Profiterolein Athens

Two years ago, I made a point to visit every eclair and choux place around the planet passing by Paris, London, Beirut, New York, and Bucharest. Some are good, others less, but what I can say after…

July 31, 2019 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Athens

CIOCCOLATITALIANI: Chocolate Gelato in Milano

Chocolate | Milan Italy Europe

Italy

July 24, 2019

Chocolate

CIOCCOLATITALIANI: Chocolate Gelato in Milano

Cioccolati Italiani: It's not my first time because all I can remember is that their Ice Cream is good, tasty, fresh and good looking, every time I visit Milano. Simply amazing, strongly "Chocolate",…

July 24, 2019 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Milan

Biasetto: Award Winning Mouthwatering Cakes in Padova, Italy

Desserts & Sweets | Italy Europe

Europe

June 14, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Biasetto: Award Winning Mouthwatering Cakes in Padova, Italy

Excellent! World champion and the chef deserves the award. Born and raised in Belgium, chef Luigi Biasetto learned the art of chocolate and came back to his motherland. Pastry chef winner of…

June 14, 2019 | Recommended | Italy

Lebanese Karim Bourgi: Creative Pastry Conquering the World

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

May 15, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Lebanese Karim Bourgi: Creative Pastry Conquering the World

Based in Dubai since 2011, Chef Karim Bourgi is Executive Pastry Chef for the Al Mana Group, a role in which he manages the opening of La Maison du Chocolat Paris boutiques in the Middle East. He has…

May 15, 2019 | News | Dubai

Hadaf: Unique Lebanese Sweets at Al Anwar Saida

Desserts & Sweets | Saida South Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

South Lebanon

April 17, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Hadaf: Unique Lebanese Sweets at Al Anwar Saida

Let’s start agreeing that these are not “baklava.” Looking like oriental sweets, these diamond shaped sweets are intended to make you drool. They are called “Hadaf.”…

April 17, 2019 | Recommended | Saida

Pate A Choux: Mouthwatering Cakes, Upscale and Unique

Desserts & Sweets | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

March 26, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Pate A Choux: Mouthwatering Cakes, Upscale and Unique

During my adolescence, I remember dad taking me to a pastry shop all the way up to Broumana. Owned and run by Victor Rbeiz, Pâte à Choux cakes were special, freshly…

March 26, 2019 | Recommended | Lebanon

Nell Cooks' Cinnamon Rolls: Homemade and Filled with Love

Desserts & Sweets | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

March 26, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Nell Cooks' Cinnamon Rolls: Homemade and Filled with Love

When Nell bakes cinnamon rolls, the result will draw a smile on your face. Made with love and baked with passion, the rolls are like nothing you've had before. Probably inspired by the American…

March 26, 2019 | Tasty Discoveries | Lebanon

I Scream: Innovative and Mouthwatering Ice Cream in Dubai

Ice Cream & Gelato | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

March 06, 2019

Ice Cream & Gelato

I Scream: Innovative and Mouthwatering Ice Cream in Dubai

It’s innovative, it’s mouthwatering, it’s creative and it’s delicious; I Scream took ice cream to another level. Have you ever imagined eating zaatar ice cream, meghle,…

March 06, 2019 | Recommended | Dubai

Orsobianco Gelateria; Artisanal and Professional Ice Cream Made in Lebanon

Desserts & Sweets | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

February 24, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Orsobianco Gelateria; Artisanal and Professional Ice Cream Made in Lebanon

Orsobianco, a local ice cream which started in a small kitchen in Bsalim back in 2007. Since 2009, they have been researching and traveling back and forth to Italy, France and the US in order to…

February 24, 2019 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Achrafieh

Sweet Lebanon: 44 of the Best Mouthwatering Desserts and Cravings

Desserts & Sweets | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 06, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Sweet Lebanon: 44 of the Best Mouthwatering Desserts and Cravings

Who doesn’t love desserts? Perfect pieces of mouthwatering indulgences… But where can you find the best of what Lebanon has to offer, in terms of sweets, cakes, cookies, ice cream... Are…

January 06, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

Lebanon's Best Ice Cream: 25 Addresses Will Satisfy Your Craving

Ice Cream & Gelato | Lebanon Middle East

Middle East

January 04, 2019

Ice Cream & Gelato

Lebanon's Best Ice Cream: 25 Addresses Will Satisfy Your Craving

We often ask ourselves... Which is better and why? And this is about everything around us...  Since it's summer and we're all craving something cold, let's talk about ice cream. Creating good…

January 04, 2019 | Popular | Lebanon

New York's Greatest Sweet Cravings of 2018: The Must-Try List

News | New York USA Americas

USA

January 01, 2019

News

New York's Greatest Sweet Cravings of 2018: The Must-Try List

I can't get enough of New York... I have been there probably eight or nine times already in less than a year, and each 10-day trip is a full food experience challenge… I have…

January 01, 2019 | Popular | New York

My Top 15: New York’s Best Ice Cream You Must Try

Ice Cream & Gelato | New York USA Americas

USA

January 01, 2019

Ice Cream & Gelato

My Top 15: New York’s Best Ice Cream You Must Try

I can't get enough of New York... I have been there probably nine times already in less than a year, and each 10-day trip is a full food experience challenge… I have tried enough pastrami…

January 01, 2019 | Popular | New York

Top 10 Gelato in Roma: My Personal Choice

Desserts & Sweets | Rome Italy Europe

Italy

January 01, 2019

Desserts & Sweets

Top 10 Gelato in Roma: My Personal Choice

After indulging in Milan's favorite gelatarias, I planned a trip to Rome to see how the capital of this most famous culinary country compares. The world talks about ice cream but Italy calls it…

January 01, 2019 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Rome

Mr. Holmes: San Francisco’s Sexy Bakery

Bread & Bakeries | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

October 23, 2018

Bread & Bakeries

Mr. Holmes: San Francisco’s Sexy Bakery

Renowned for its cruffin, Mr. Holmes is indeed much more than that. It’s where a sign on the wall says “I got baked in San Francisco” and where innovative pastries will make your…

October 23, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | San Francisco

Baked Bear: Mouthwatering Ice Cream Cookies, Donuts and Brownies

Ice Cream & Gelato | San Francisco California USA Americas

California

October 23, 2018

Ice Cream & Gelato

Baked Bear: Mouthwatering Ice Cream Cookies, Donuts and Brownies

Childhood friends, Rob Robbins and Shane Stanger, left their careers to follow their true passion: serving up inventive sweets to their home town of San Diego. At The Baked Bear, they assemble…

October 23, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | San Francisco

Bo & Mie: A Creative Bakery in Paris

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

October 13, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Bo & Mie: A Creative Bakery in Paris

Creative and tasty at the same time: Bo&Mie sells colorful croissants, innovative cakes, and fresh bread in a vast space feeling like a pastry shop, looking like a bakery and inspired by a casual…

October 13, 2018 | Recommended | Paris

Fan de Pierre Hermé: A New Concept Taking Over Paris

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

October 13, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Fan de Pierre Hermé: A New Concept Taking Over Paris

A new concept by the master of macaron Pierre Hermé is called “Fan de Pierre Hermé”. Taking the pastry shop concept to another level, Pierre Hermé has a created a…

October 13, 2018 | Recommended | Paris

Pierre Marcolini; My Favorite Chocolatier Has a New Logo

Chocolate | Paris France Europe

France

September 25, 2018

Chocolate

Pierre Marcolini; My Favorite Chocolatier Has a New Logo

It has been a tradition, a habit or probably a need to ask every friend visiting Paris for a box of chocolates from Pierre Marcolini. The dark chocolate squares are available at my office like water…

September 25, 2018 | News | Paris

Helados Patagonia Artesanal: Your Ice Cream in Madrid

Ice Cream & Gelato | Madrid Spain Europe

Spain

September 19, 2018

Ice Cream & Gelato

Helados Patagonia Artesanal: Your Ice Cream in Madrid

I’ve been following the Google Maps ratings for some time and usually, they do not miss. Searching for ice cream around the hotel, the app led me to Helados Patagonia Artesanal, a shop where…

September 19, 2018 | Recommended | Madrid

Grab a Dessert at People on the Roof: Unique Orgasmic Creations!

Desserts & Sweets | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

September 12, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Grab a Dessert at People on the Roof: Unique Orgasmic Creations!

Located on the fourth floor of Aishti in downtown Beirut, People is one of my favorite eateries for its class, simplicity and casual feel. I like the place, simply made of leather chairs and…

September 12, 2018 | Reviews | Beirut Central District

Haagen-Dazs at Woodbury Common Outlets New York

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

August 05, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Haagen-Dazs at Woodbury Common Outlets New York

Since the beginning, Häagen-Dazs has sought to innovate and bring new frozen dessert experiences to its customers, including distinctive flavors such as Vanilla Swiss Almond, Butter Pecan, and…

August 05, 2018 | Ice Cream & Gelato | New York

Ice cream Hopping in New York: I Choose Haagen-Dazs

Comparative Review | New York USA Americas

USA

August 05, 2018

Comparative Review

Ice cream Hopping in New York: I Choose Haagen-Dazs

Ice cream, an all-time favorite has become a trend lately. From local artisans preparing their homemade ice cream to international brands competing against each other, for the biggest and sexiest…

August 05, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | New York

Crepaland: Exceptional Crepes and Waffles in Mykonos

Desserts & Sweets | Greece Europe

Europe

July 15, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Crepaland: Exceptional Crepes and Waffles in Mykonos

A spot in Little Venice with quality street food; Crepaland on Kouzi Georgouli Street insists on quality and value for money with options in crepe dough (regular, whole wheat and pancake…

July 15, 2018 | Recommended | Greece

La Newyorkina Ice Cream: Flavors of Mexico in New York

Ice Cream & Gelato | New York USA Americas

USA

July 13, 2018

Ice Cream & Gelato

La Newyorkina Ice Cream: Flavors of Mexico in New York

It’s an ice cream shop that’s different from all the others. A Mexican ice cream parlor takes you on a journey the minute you walk in. Mexican tunes, Mexican decor, and Mexican…

July 13, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | New York

New Territories: The Explosive Colorful Drinks

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

June 17, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

New Territories: The Explosive Colorful Drinks

Made famous by their egg waffle cones and big sized milkshakes inspired by Blacktap, New Territories sells “instagramable drinks.” Bubble waffle and artisan ice cream, milkshakes and…

June 17, 2018 | Ice Cream & Gelato | New York

Haagen-Dazs Mouthwatering Creations in a Cup

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

June 12, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Haagen-Dazs Mouthwatering Creations in a Cup

It’s a food stand, probably like any other food stand selling ice cream; More than 22 choices of the creamiest ice cream on earth served in plastic cups for a grab-and-go experience.…

June 12, 2018 | Ice Cream & Gelato | New York

Stroopwaffle at Hans Egstorf in Amsterdam

Desserts & Sweets | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 16, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Stroopwaffle at Hans Egstorf in Amsterdam

One of the major things to eat when visiting Amsterdam is the circular waffle called Stroopwaffle. A round shaped, very thin waffle is cut in the middle and spread with creamy caramel syrup then…

May 16, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | Amsterdam

De Laatste Kruimel: Breakfast at the Bakery in Amsterdam

Bread & Bakeries | Amsterdam Holland Europe

Holland

May 12, 2018

Bread & Bakeries

De Laatste Kruimel: Breakfast at the Bakery in Amsterdam

With two vitrines loaded with cakes and pies, a counter with a hundred colors, paintings and drawings, fridges and a kitchen, Alice in Wonderland would have called this place home. Music playing in…

May 12, 2018 | Breakfast & Coffee | Amsterdam

Underwest Donuts; Gourmet Cake Donuts

Bread & Bakeries | New York USA Americas

USA

April 29, 2018

Bread & Bakeries

Underwest Donuts; Gourmet Cake Donuts

Because some great food is found in unlikely places, stop by a corner shop and discover one of the tastiest cake Donuts ever. Underwest Donuts specialized in cake donuts -not yeast- only,…

April 29, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | New York

Levain: The World’s Best Cookie is Found in New York! #Mouthwatering and #Sexy

Breakfast & Coffee | New York USA Americas

USA

April 10, 2018

Breakfast & Coffee

Levain: The World’s Best Cookie is Found in New York! #Mouthwatering and #Sexy

Third time at Levain, still impressed as if it was the first. What a place, what a cookie... The world's best cookies for sure.  Up on the West Side is a hole in the wall under street level 167…

April 10, 2018 | Desserts & Sweets | New York

Dominique Ansel: The Once Famous Cronut has Lost its Charm

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

April 01, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Dominique Ansel: The Once Famous Cronut has Lost its Charm

I’ve been one of the first to try this world famous creation called the “Cronut,” visited Dominique Abdel several times trying every time something new. Dominique Ansel became…

April 01, 2018 | Tasty Discoveries | New York

The Cheesecake Factory Dubai; The Sweet Desserts

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

March 20, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

The Cheesecake Factory Dubai; The Sweet Desserts

Craving a cheesecake, this place is the best place to be! I’ve been to the one at the Dubai mall, San Francisco and Beirut enjoying the traditional cheesecake as well as the loaded creations…

March 20, 2018 | Restaurants | Dubai

Haagen Dazs Dessert Sensations at Dubai Festival City

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

March 13, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Haagen Dazs Dessert Sensations at Dubai Festival City

Much more than simply ice cream, Haagen-Dazs proposes a delicious selection of dessert indulgences that will draw a smile on your face. Fresh products, crunchy waffles, light-bodied crepes and molten…

March 13, 2018 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Dubai

Magnolia Bakery, Dubai Festival City: The Dream Banana Pudding

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

March 13, 2018

Desserts & Sweets

Magnolia Bakery, Dubai Festival City: The Dream Banana Pudding

Now that Magnolia Bakery has closed in Lebanon, I started searching for it around the world especially to enjoy their carrot cake and banana pudding. Open in Dubai inside the festival city mall;…

March 13, 2018 | Reviews | Dubai

Al Mandaloun's Nutella Galette des Rois -King's Cake

Tasty Discoveries

January 07, 2018

Tasty Discoveries

Al Mandaloun's Nutella Galette des Rois -King's Cake

I've been trying several Galettes des Rois for the last years, liking some but never feeling impressed, except by the one at Laduree which has unfortunately closed.  The ones I had this…

January 07, 2018

Moishi: This Mouthwatering Mochi Rocks! A Must Try

Desserts & Sweets | Dubai UAE GCC Middle East

UAE

December 24, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Moishi: This Mouthwatering Mochi Rocks! A Must Try

M'OISHÎ, the leading Japanese Mochi ice-cream provider in the GCC, is proudly created and owned by a Lebanese lady. Bringing the region a fine taste of authentic luxury in a panoply of…

December 24, 2017 | Ice Cream & Gelato | Dubai

Cold Stone Creamery, Now Open in Lebanon: The First Pictures

Ice Cream & Gelato | Beirut Central District Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

December 23, 2017

Ice Cream & Gelato

Cold Stone Creamery, Now Open in Lebanon: The First Pictures

Founded in 1988 in Tempe, Arizona, Cold Stone Creamery delivers the Ultimate Ice Cream Experience through a community of franchisees who are passionate about ice cream. Cold Stone Creamery is…

December 23, 2017 | News | Beirut Central District

Emm Salim Bakery: Ejjet Bayd and Mabroumet Nutella in Anfeh

Bread & Bakeries | North Lebanon Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 20, 2017

Bread & Bakeries

Emm Salim Bakery: Ejjet Bayd and Mabroumet Nutella in Anfeh

My latest discovery is a must try! Emm Salim’s bakery is one of the many places that have made Anfeh famous. Located in the old souk, the famous "Tahet el Rih" resort and surely the Phoenician…

December 20, 2017 | Breakfast & Coffee | North Lebanon

My Latest Discovery: "Maakroun Hobeiche"

Desserts & Sweets | Keserwan Lebanon Middle East

Lebanon

December 15, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

My Latest Discovery: "Maakroun Hobeiche"

They look like any Lebanese sweets, covered with powdered sugar but in fact they are not. A tradition of the Hobeiche family of Keserwan, these amazing delicacies are a must try. My friend Fady,…

December 15, 2017 | Tasty Discoveries | Keserwan

Popelini; Paris' Best Choux a la Creme

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

December 04, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Popelini; Paris' Best Choux a la Creme

Been here in 2014 and still remember the sumptuous flavors of Popelini's great Choux. The best in Paris for sure, Popelini is about the simplicity of a choux a la creme that will make…

December 04, 2017 | Recommended | Paris

Amorino New York: The World Famous Flower Ice Cream

Desserts & Sweets | New York USA Americas

USA

November 22, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Amorino New York: The World Famous Flower Ice Cream

Amorino is known all around the world for its flower-shaped ice cream. I already tried it in Paris, Rome and now New York. The same great Italian taste carefully mastered in a flower shape has…

November 22, 2017 | Ice Cream & Gelato | New York

Hanna Mitri... Much More Than Ice Cream, It's Happiness on a Biscuit

Ice Cream & Gelato | Achrafieh Beirut Lebanon Middle East

Beirut

November 20, 2017

Ice Cream & Gelato

Hanna Mitri... Much More Than Ice Cream, It's Happiness on a Biscuit

I highly doubt that any local doesn't know or has not heard of Hanna Mitri. The one and only Hanna Mitri known for his uniquely fresh ice cream, perfect Maamoul and arrogantly rude character.…

November 20, 2017 | Recommended | Achrafieh

Pierre Hermé Paris: Because Macaron Making is a Fine Art

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

November 13, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Pierre Hermé Paris: Because Macaron Making is a Fine Art

When you savor something exceptionally tasty, when a sweet bite costs 2€, when it melts in the tongue and activates all your senses in a fraction of a second... you know it’s a Pierre…

November 13, 2017 | Recommended | Paris

Pierre Hermé and Armen Petrossian: The Caviar Macaron

Desserts & Sweets | Paris France Europe

France

November 13, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Pierre Hermé and Armen Petrossian: The Caviar Macaron

This November, Pierre Hermé and Armen Petrossian have created a unique masterpiece! When the king of macarons joins in a venture with the king of caviar expect something big! Together they…

November 13, 2017 | Recommended | Paris

Babas a L’Arak: Love, Passion and Patriotism in a Jar

Desserts & Sweets | Zahle Bekaa Lebanon Middle East

Bekaa

November 06, 2017

Desserts & Sweets

Babas a L’Arak: Love, Passion and Patriotism in a Jar

I wish sometimes you could watch me scream when I eat a mouth-watering creation... This isn’t a normal Baba au rhum, this is happiness in a jar. From the same creator of Lebanon’s…

November 06, 2017 | Recommended | Zahle

Milk and Cream Cereal Bar: A New Kind of Ice Cream Hits New York

Ice Cream & Gelato | New York USA Americas

USA

November 05, 2017

Ice Cream & Gelato

Milk and Cream Cereal Bar: A New Kind of Ice Cream Hits New York

It’s so generous that it will make your mouth water, it’s so tasty that it will draw a smile on your face... I’ve been to hundreds of soft serve and ice cream places and believe me…

November 05, 2017 | Recommended | New York

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