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New York City’s 5 Best Hot Fudge Sundaes

Here’s some of the best places serving up awesome hot fudge sundaes in New York.

CBS New York–08/26/2014

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NYC’s 5 Best & Most Unusual Chocolate Bites

Liven up your Easter basket, cupboard, or handbag with five unusual chocolate confections made in New York.

02/11/2014

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5 Delicious Gingerbread Treats In NYC

After you’ve visited the world’s largest entirely edible gingerbread village, currently on view at New York Hall of Science, head to one of the bakeries or restaurants below for the city’s best gingerbread treats.

12/17/2013

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The 7 Best Halloween Treats & Desserts In NYC

October 31st is quickly approaching, so bakeries and restaurants all over New York City are gearing up for an annual sugar overload. Indulge your sweet tooth in these seasonal goodies, perfect to bring to a themed party or to treat your little ones on Halloween.

10/18/2013

Fruity Pebbles Doughnut (credit: The General)

NYC’s 7 Best Doughnuts

This classic American eat has been around for ages — but the doughnut is back in the spotlight, garnering all sorts of attention from the foodie community and even some spinoffs — have you heard of a little thing called ‘the Cronut’?

CBS New York–10/09/2013

Alex Denis at Treat House

Mobile Couch: Gourmet Rice Krispy Treats From Treat House On UWS

The latest specialty dessert shop to hit the Big Apple is Treat House, a so-called “crisped rice treat emporium,” devoted to selling creative versions of a childhood favorite, the Rice Krispy Treat.

10/01/2013

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NYC’s 5 Best Scandinavian Eateries

The NORTH Nordic Food Festival starts in New York City on October 2, but you can get Scandinavian cuisine year-round at the best of the city’s Nordic restaurants—and one retailer—listed here.

09/26/2013

Cinnamon Roll

NYC’s 7 Best Cinnamon Rolls & Sticky Buns

In the cool weather, the temptation of a warm, gooey pastry for breakfast is tough to beat.

09/05/2013

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Macarons Gone Mad: Decorating The French Delight

Life should be exciting — and so should your dessert. Macarons are a French treat getting an American twist at Dana’s Bakery, a New York City sweet shop which is revolutionizing the baked delight.

09/03/2013

Ebelskivers From Sugar & Plumm

Mobile Couch: Dine On Demand At Sugar And Plumm

Just two months after launching Sugar and Plumm’s second New York location on Bleecker Street, the popular sweet shop has added “The Back Room at Sugar and Plumm.”

08/08/2013

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Latest Manhattan Pastry Shop Looks To Launch Newest Dessert Craze

The latest specialty dessert shop to hit the Big Apple is The Treat House, a so-called “crisped rice treat emporium,” devoted to selling creative versions of a childhood favorite, the Rice Krispy Treat.

08/06/2013

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The 9 Best Milkshakes In New York City

Congratulations, you made it to the end of the week, despite a brutal heat wave and subsequent sweatfest. Celebrate the end of the really, really hot week — cool down your Friday with one of these cold ice cream-based concoctions.

CBS New York–07/19/2013

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The 8 Best Low Calorie Summer Desserts in NYC

Hey, you worked hard for that summer beach body, don’t ruin it with too many hot fudge sundaes. Stop stressing about your diet (we’re serious!). Put your calorie-counting mind at ease when treating yourself to these healthier summer desserts in NYC.

07/05/2013

Passover Sweets

Sweet Ways To Celebrate Passover

We are marking Passover on The Couch with a special treat from our friends at the William Greenberg Bakery on the Upper East Side.

03/25/2013

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Happy Macaron Day!

While many New Yorkers are excited to welcome the first day of spring Wednesday, there’s something else to be celebrated: NYC Macaron Day.

03/20/2013

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