desserts

Op-Ed

How and Why Did Brownies Become ‘Slutty’?

When we compare brownies to "bending over in front of your boyfriend with no underwear on," it's time to ask how we got here.
Bettina Makalintal
3.6.19
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This Cylindrical Pastry Is Finland's National Treasure

Most sweets are trash, Runeberg's torte is the one exception.
Ilkka Sirén
2.5.19
WTF

Facebook Rejects Mardi Gras King Cake Ad for 'Excessive' Nudity of Plastic Babies

King Cake Snob tried to push back, pointing out that the traditional naked plastic babies weren’t even real babies, but Facebook didn’t budge.
Jelisa Castrodale
1.14.19
desserts

Why Does Carrot Cake Need to Remind Us That It Is, In Fact, Made of Carrots?

No one can really explain the inorexable march of tiny sugar carrots across the pastry case.
Naomi Tomky
12.3.18
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15 Thanksgiving Desserts That'll Upstage Your Turkey

Move aside all that meat and mashed potatoes and make room for dessert.
Munchies Staff
11.15.18
WTF

Eat the Ridiculous Candy-Syrup Spaghetti from 'Elf' in an Actual Real-Life Restaurant

And sure, ask your server if there’s sugar in syrup. There’s no way he hasn’t heard that, like, a thousand times today.
Jelisa Castrodale
11.8.18
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15 Next-Level Baking Recipes If You're Looking for a Challenge

From laminating puff pastry dough to icing a Pinterest-worthy layer cake, we've got tips, y'all.
Munchies Staff
9.19.18
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20 Vegan Desserts to Help You Survive Veganuary

Going vegan for the month doesn't mean all the joy has to get sucked out of desserts.
Munchies Staff
4.26.18
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13 Gluten-Free Desserts that Actually Taste Good

Guess what? Not all gluten-free desserts taste like soggy cardboard.
Munchies Staff
4.12.18
Restaurant Confessionals

Valentine's Day Is Better with Weed Butter

My first foray into weed edibles was in seventh grade, but later in life it became a lucrative side business to supplement my full-time gig as a professional baker. As such, I can say that nice weed edibles are the best Valentine's Day gift ever.
Anonymous
2.14.18
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28 Desserts for When Nothing’s in Season

Give some of these virtually produce-less recipes a try.
Munchies Staff
1.19.18
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How-To: Make Cookie Dough Cookies with Christina Tosi

Pastry queen Christina Tosi shows us how to make her dream cookie: the cookie dough cookie. It combines the best of both worlds, with a lightly baked outside and a gooey-raw inside.
Christina Tosi
12.25.17
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