Dessert

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7 reasons why pie is better than cake

Published Jan. 23, 2020

It's National Pie Day - aka certainly a good enough of a reason for us to declare that pie is simply better than cake. Fight us.

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Hazelnuts everywhere! (Including in an amazing kringle)

Published Oct. 9, 2019

As a longtime fan of the hazelnut - when I bought my house nearly 20 years ago, one of the first things I did was plant a hazelnut bush in the backyard - I'm excited to finally find this native Wisconsin plant represented in more foods than ever.

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Food Fight: Pie or cake?

Published Oct. 10, 2018

Although most of us want both, it's time to make a decision. Pie or cake? Which shall it be?

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Eat this now: Churros at Movida

Published July 25, 2018

Movida has a small but delicious dessert menu, including chocolate cake, cheesecake, and churros. I tried the churros, which I first heard about when they started serving them initially and I have been waiting to try ever since.

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Dusty road leads to new Classy Girl location in Brookfield Square

Published Jan. 10, 2017

Folks out west can now enjoy amazing sweets, like the unique dusty road cupcake - which blends the flavors of the classic frozen custard sundae into one giant, rich, malt-laced treat - when Classy Girl opens its new shop in Brookfield Square on Feb. 1.

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Milwaukee frozen yogurt guide

Published July 16, 2015

Even though custard will always be Milwaukee's frozen treat sweetheart, froyo is seemingly here to stay and available in most neighborhoods.