Posts tagged "desserts"

Christmas desserts: a sweet selection

Cake balls.
  Cinnamon Cream Cake, Corner Bakery   What kind of a spread does a sugar junkie like me offer to Christmas guests?  Variety. The centerpiece was probably the Cinnamon Creme Cake from Corner Bakery. A moist, cinnamon-y good cake that is as pretty wrapped up as it delicious. It doubles as a fabulous hostess gift, too. The rest of the offerings... Read more »

Avocado ice cream?

Avocado ice cream at Tanzitaro Let’s get one thing straight. When it comes to ice cream, there’s nothing wrong with vanilla. Or for that matter, chocolate or strawberry. But recently, I finished off an excellent meal with Avocado ice cream. It was at Tanzitaro, a pleasant Mexican cafe in Norwood Park. If you’re thinking, “Yuck! Guacamole for dessert,” you’d... Read more »