One of the best things about the holidays in LA? You can still enjoy a cone of ice cream. And the Mint Chip Ice Cream at Sweet Rose Creamery puts others to shame, thanks to a small batch method and a flavor that tastes like mint that's pulled straight from the pot.
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As Executive Chef of Huckleberry Bakery and Cafe and co-owner and Head Baker for all of the Rustic Canyon family of restaurants (that'd be Rustic Canyon Wine Bar & Seasonal Kitchen, Milo & Olive, Huckleberry Cafe & Bakery, and Sweet Rose Creamery), Zoe Nathan has definitely put her stamp on L.A. Despite her kitchen hopping, Nathan finds time to sample sweets around the city. Here's a guide to her favorites.
Shoppers at the L.A farmers markets can refuel on individual fruit pies filled with local produce from Cutie Pie That!
It's been over a month since Sprinkles, the popular Los Angeles cupcake bakery, opened their very first 24-hour cupcake ATM. But during the three days that I staked out the spot, there was always a line ranging from "kind of long" to "around the block." What makes this retro-style sweet dispensary so attractive? I hopped on line to find out.
With their delicious ability to combine sweet and tart, I crave lemon sweets all year round. But they're especially welcome in the spring, when my taste buds are craving light, refreshing treats after a winter of heavy eating. The bakeries of Los Angeles are in tune with my thinking. Everywhere from cupcakeries to pie shops have lemony sweets on their menu. Here are 7 that we love.