Augustus Gloop

  • Blogs

    December 10, 2013

    The 10 Best Hot Chocolates in NYC

    Surely one of winter's greatest treasures, a mug of hot chocolate can feel as restorative as a multi-dimensional meditative trance (FYI: nirvana looks like Beyonce eating a cronut). No matter how cold or dreary it gets, this elixir with ancient roots -- the Mayans beat us to it by at least two mille ... More >>

  • Blogs

    November 3, 2009

    Recapping the Chocolate Show, Morsel by Morsel

    One of William Dean's delectables.​Bowls of cacao beans, vats of liquid chocolate, and stacks of truffles invaded the Metropolitan Pavilion in Chelsea this past weekend as the Chocolate Show touched down in New York. French event planners Sylvie Douce and Francoise Jeantet have taken their tra ... More >>

  • Film

    July 5, 2005

    Stranger With Candy

    A decent Factory: Tim Burton's enjoyable Roald Dahl redux delves into Wonka weirdness