Sweets

Posted By Malcolm Mayhew on 2018 Aug 29 - 12:48pm

One by one, customers line up at the counter to place their orders. And one by one, they carry away wildly over-the-top drinks and eats that would make any of our city’s top chefs raise an eyebrow. A family of four is passing around a fruit drink called rusa  — a tall glass...

Posted By Samantha Calimbahin on 2017 Aug 24 - 12:04pm

Photo by Max Hoang Trinh There’s a lot of talk about the growth happening in Arlington right now, from the sports realm to warehouse construction, and there’s another area in which the city has been experiencing  somewhat of a surge — dessert shops, with several opening...

Posted By Laura Belpedio on 2017 Feb 23 - 3:47pm

Stir Crazy Baked Goods may have left its Daggett Avenue location, but that didn’t stop sweet treats from moving back in. Loft22 Cakes opened at the space over the weekend. Pastry chef Tareka Lofton says the move is ironic because she used to work at Stir Crazy and treated the shop like her...

Posted By Judie Byrd on 2012 Jul 2 - 3:36pm

What could be more inviting than a glistening, juicy, bubbling-over summer fruit pie? It’s one of the joys of the season.

One look at a basket of perfectly ripe peaches or berries, and I can already hear the oohs and ahhs from my family as I pull a golden, gooey, lattice-trimmed cobbler from the oven. Bring on the ice cream! The secret to whipping up a fabulous pie quickly and easily is having good, homemade pie...