The Cookie Dough of Dough

It’s not often that a small, local pizzeria can claim that their cookie dough is equally as good as their pizza dough, as in “sure the pizza and sandwiches are good, but have you tried the cookies?” Somehow they manage to do this at Dough in East Boston. It’s a small pizzeria, there are 3 tables…

"Global Cookie Domination" Coming to Somerville

(Image courtesy of fluzo // CC 2.0) As described over at Boston.com: It took 123 years, but Lyndell’s Bakery of Somerville is finally on its way to global cookie domination. Last July, the shop took over a bakery in Boston’s North End; last month, owner Bill Galatis bought Carberry’s Cambridge and Malden locations. After Galatis repaints the…

Make Flour Bakery + Cafe’s Oreo Cookie

(Photo by Misunderstood Bella)YES! The Boston Globe has published a recipe for homemade Oreo cookies “adapted from Flour Bakery + Cafe.” These cookies get me every time I go into Flour; I am, literally, unable to resist them they are so good. I usually walk out with one or twelve or…whatever. The recipe sounds very…

4 Burgers and a Chipwich

I often find that the best desserts come from the most unexpected places. So imagine my surprise when I last visited Four Burgers in Central Square and discovered that in addition to making the most amazing, fast, all natural, healthy burgers in town (seriously, have you tried them yet??), they will also make, upon request,…

Inauguration Goodies Round-Up

Get ’em while they’re hot!! Dancing Deer Baking Co.: Chewy, Limited Edition Inaugural Cookie Gift SetPreview: Kickass Cupcakes: Peace, Hope, Change, and Cupcakes Eleni’s NYC: Election Center TreatsNote: I got the Obama cookies for Election night and they were amazing! Harvard Sweet Boutique: Inauguration/Political Cookies First Family Inauguration Cookies are here! Obamalicious! Delicious DC: DC…

A Photo Tour of Renovated River St. Whole Foods

I guess it had been awhile since I visited the River St. Whole Foods. Not long ago I went there hoping for some Blue Ribbon BBQ but the entire place was renovated! Alas, one can no longer find Blue Ribbon BBQ there which makes me sad because it was a lot closer than other locations….

Eat the Vote

This so-good-you-can-taste-it get out the vote message brought to you by these fabulous cookies from Eleni’s New York that I’m bringing to an election party tonight. Get out and vote today!!

FREE Molasses Clove Cookie Mix

Per an email this morning, Dancing Deer Baking Co. is offering FREE Molasses Clove Cookie Mix with any purchase of $9.95 or more. See their web site for more details. Here’s a picture of how their Molasses Clove Cookies look after they are baked. Yummy!

Sweet, Sweet Christopher’s Dessert Cafe

How sweet it is indeed! Have you been to Sweet Christopher’s Dessert Cafe yet? My time here was truly neighborly. The owner was so nice, he warmly greeted me upon entering. The other two diners in the cafe smiled warmly at us; you got the sense that they probably came in often and were used…

Finagle A Cookie

As you can see for yourself, this is one awesome-looking chocolate chip cookie! What was most impressive was that this was one of those pre-packaged cookies sitting by the cash register. What was most surprising was that it was at none other than Finagle A Bagel, previously mentioned on this blog for having such wonderful,…