Posted by EatSomeSweets on Tuesday, June 28, 2011,
Don't let the name fool you. There are two things that Zaro's does well. The first is their Babka. For those of you that aren't familiar with this, it is the cousin to the coffee cake. The wicked cousin that is, the wicked chocolate cousin. Seriously folks, the Babka is 2Lbs of buttery, sweet, chocolate goodness. It is the kind that will give you a sugar rush in about 1/2 a second. Yes, it needs to be shared. Makes a great addition to a boring morning meeting.
Posted by EatSomeSweets on Wednesday, June 22, 2011,
There is something about a homemade dessert that just makes you smile. At the Fifth Ave Epicure they have a few selections of homemade desserts; brought to you by a husband and wife team. The coffee cake wrapped in a discrete piece of plastic-wrap sits on the counter staring at you. It wants you to buy it because you've been good and it will pair nicely with your salad. The coffee cake is dense, it's topped with cinnamon and you can taste a hint of butter. It is truly the kind that you shoul... Continue reading ...