Valrhona Chocolate

  • Blogs

    March 20, 2014

    Are Dominique Ansel's Chocolate Chip Cookie Milk Shots Worth the Wait?

    Dominique Ansel's cronut was so successful, he could have built a fleet of shops dedicated to just that sweet and ridden the mania he created straight into retirement. Instead, he continues to work to change the public perception of pastry, and last week, he debuted a new line-inspiring, madcap crea ... More >>

  • Blogs

    March 29, 2013

    Chocolate Angry Birds and Fancy Peeps at Dominique Ansel

    When playful pastry wizard Dominique Ansel first opened his Soho bakery, he sold out of his flaky French pastries almost every morning. In the two years since, the crowds have become a bit more manageable, but the chef's whimsical creations are still in full effect.

  • Blogs

    February 21, 2013

    Where to Get Cheesesteaks and Tofu Desserts in Hell's Kitchen

    Welcome to Drinks, Dinner, and Dessert, in which we share three picks in one neighborhood, keeping an eye out for deals, off-the-menu items, and new stuff to check out. This week, get off the C train at 50th Street and use these suggestions to guide you through Hell's Kitchen.

  • Blogs

    October 24, 2012

    The Brownie Boy: Scarf Some Saturday Sweet at Smorgasburg

    As if you need one more excuse to go to a food market during post-swimsuit season, here's another: The Brownie Boy is now serving Smorgasburg's weekend grazers. For a mere $3 (a bargain considering the use of Valrhona chocolate), you get a dense, moist brownie that's hefty enough to share -- but no ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 1, 2012

    Dorie Greenspan's CookieBar Returns for a Valentine's Weekend Pop-Up

    More good news on the sweets front: Dorie and Josh Greenspan's CookieBar is returning for a pop-up at Mizu Salon just in time for Valentine's Day! All who missed out on the last batch of World Peace Cookies and Jammers now can get the ideal sweet treat for their loved ones (better than a Russell St ... More >>

  • Blogs

    May 27, 2011

    Sorry Kids, No Olive Oil Gelato This Year at the GelOTTO Cart

    Lauren ShockeyFind the GelOTTO cart in Washington Square Park​It's Memorial Day Weekend, which means frozen treats season is officially in business. Like every summer, the GelOTTO Cart will be parked in Washington Square Park, selling gelati from Mario Batali's nearby OTTO. But this year, do ... More >>

  • Blogs

    February 7, 2011

    Dorie and Josh Greenspan's CookieBar

    Rebecca MarxFrom left, strawberry-raspberry and pear-pineapple jammers.​ Along with pancakes and hot chocolate, the return of Dorie and Josh Greenspan's CookieBar is one of the few things that makes February bearable. This morning, the renowned cookbook author and her son debuted the second c ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 27, 2011

    Dorie and Josh Greenspan Will Return With Another CookieBar Pop-Up

    Rebecca MarxSome of the delights found at last year's CookieBar.​ Here's some sweet, sweet news for a cold, cold day: Cookbook author and all-around baking goddess Dorie Greenspan is bringing her CookieBar pop-up store back for another stint on Park Avenue.

  • Blogs

    February 19, 2010

    Our 10 Best Hot Chocolates

    MarieBelle's hot chocolate will coat your stomach like it coats the side of this cup.​ With the snow that's still festering on the ground about to be augmented by another deposit from the heavens, it seems an ideal time to consider the merits of hot chocolate. The cups available in New York a ... More >>

  • News

    November 16, 2004

    Brew Ho Ho

    Sud-slinging santas toast the season

  • Dining

    August 31, 1999