Sportello: Come for Dinner, Stay for Dessert

I was eager to try Sportello, a new Italian counter cafe in South Boston (Fort Point area) after hearing Barbara Lynch speak at the Boston Book Festival (full presentation description and other presenters here). In fact, there was a special Zagat guide printed just for the event: The more I hear about her and read…

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…

Kocham Polski I Owoców Deserowych Pierogis

Rough translation (courtesy of Google Translate): I love Polish dessert and fruit pierogis! Behold the yummy goodness of the Polish cheesecake to your left, courtesy of the fine folks at Cafe Polonia in South Boston. Cafe Polonia serves fine Polish food in an intimate setting. My family is Polish and every time I walk into…