Pandan and Coconut: Snapshots from Vietnam

Apologies for not posting last week, as I was getting ready to teach a cookie class at Tante Marie’s and prepping for the 2012 SF Blogger Bake Sale announcement. As amends, I hope you enjoy the extra-abundance of photos in this post, where I share a few snapshots from my trip to Vietnam. While I […]...

{Sweet San Francisco}: My Favorite Ice Cream Shops in San Francisco

Typical menu board at Mr. and Mrs. Miscellaneous. Flavors change daily – another incentive to visit often. By popular request and in an attempt to populate the “San Francisco” tab on my site, I’ve created a list of my favorite ice cream spots in San Francisco. Of course, I started this last week when it […]...

{Weekend Break}: Sweet Things from the San Francisco Street Food Fest

Peach Basil Madeleines from Knead Bakery Knead Bakery at Local Mission Eatery 3111 24th St San Francisco, CA 94110 Gobs (Whoopie Pies) from Gobba Gobba Hey Lemon Cookie Ice Cream and Roasted Peach Ice Cream from Three Twins...

{SF} Summer in Soft Focus

Like fairy footsteps in the snow – the candied violet ice cream at Mr. and Mrs. Miscellaneous. Mr. & Mrs. Miscellaneous 699 22nd Street San Francisco, CA 94107 415-970-0750...

{SF} Ice Cream Tour, Stop 3

Salvation on a sweltering summer day at Tara’s Organic Ice Cream: Black sesame ice cream, nutty and fragrant. Not pictured but equally ambrosial: strawberry rose ice cream, like tasting a garden in full bloom. Tara’s Organic Ice Cream 3173 College Ave Berkeley, CA 94705 (510) 655-5014...

{SF} Ice Cream Tour, Stop 2

Bacon peanut brittle at that most avant-garde of ice cream parlors in SF, Humphry Slocombe. The szechuan strawberry sorbet left our mouths pleasantly tingling, like we had eaten peppery snowflakes. Humphry Slocombe 2790 Harrison St San Francisco, CA 94110 (415) 550-6971...