Last Minute Holiday Gifts

It is about less than a week before Christmas and the bustle and craziness of the holiday shopping has not slowed down. Some of you may have already finished shopping for your holiday gifts, some may be still searching for the perfect gift or not even started yet. Well if you are still strapped for […]

Light as Air Belgian Meringues

Walking in the Upper East Side of Manhattan on Saturday I came across Ô Merveilleux, a Belgian patisserie serving up a new exciting dessert. The merveilleux is a Belgian meringue that is very popular in Belgium. The Belgian meringue is in many ways similar, but different to the French meringue that most of us know […]

From Bean to Bar: Taza Chocolate Tour

In Somerville, Massachusetts Taza Chocolate produces stone ground chocolate that makes them uniquely different than the other brands. The European style chocolate that most Americans are used to has a distinctively smooth finish and creamy taste. Taza’s chocolate is made by old Mexican traditions using authentic Oaxacan stone mills made of granite millstones that are […]