Category Archives: Tips and Tricks

Donut Love on Valentine’s Day

Feb
09

With 4 days left on the countdown to Valentine’s, we thought it would be helpful of us to lend a hand with those still pondering how to best express their feelings. Nothing says “I love you” like heart shaped panda … Continue reading

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Dessert Tour OC: Afters Ice Cream

Oct
17

Our love of desserts takes us to Orange County this week, where Afters Ice Cream serves up a worthy addition to the latest dessert fusion craze – their “Milky Bun” –  a warm donut sliced open, filled with ice cream … Continue reading

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Snow LA

Oct
10

We stepped into Snow LA in Koreatown, Los Angeles back in May. After a full day of dessert taste testing – Snow LA was a light refreshing way to end the round of dessert spots. We met David, husband of … Continue reading

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Blockheads Shavery Co.

Sep
05

With our Cali summer season winding down with appropriately warm days, stepping into the Alhambra location of Blockheads Shavery Co. was a welcome and delicious reprieve from the outside heat. Blockhead Shavery Co. specializes in Snow Cream, a delectable blend … Continue reading

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California Donuts Part 2: Giant Birthday Donuts

Aug
22

Back in March we introduced you to California Donuts and hinted at their wonderfully surreal giant birthday donuts. They kindly baked one up for us Homer Simpson style – wonderfully pink with sprinkles! It fills up the whole box. So … Continue reading

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Churro Borough

Aug
08

In today’s Dessert Tour post – we’d like to share with you the adventures of the Dessert Tour crew in our quest for the Churro Borough churro ice cream sandwich. It is a tale of churros, ice cream, patience, persistence … Continue reading

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Smitten Ice Cream: Dessert Tour in SF

Aug
01

This week we take you to SF’s very own Smitten Ice Cream where you indulge in made-to-order ice cream from the freshest of seasonal ingredients. As we mentioned we decided to add non LA spots to this mix – two … Continue reading

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