Munchimonster

Adventures in Eating & Cooking

Dessert Encore at Spot

Yes, I know I just went to Kyoto-fu… but I couldn’t resist passing up my date with Unnie at Spot! After hearing people claim it’s the best dessert bar in … Continue reading

August 5, 2011 · Leave a comment

Kyoto-feast

Although Mimi’s research internship was over, I couldn’t let her leave without showing her the delectable desserts of Kyoto-fu. We shared a Summer Berry Anmitsu and Kaiseki prix fixe, which … Continue reading

August 4, 2011 · 1 Comment

Fondue & Spectacular S’mores Sundae (Max Brenner)

The best parts of Max Brenner are the chocolate fondue and the ice cream. Combine the two, and you get the Fantastic Popsicle Chocolate Fondue, a smooth creamy vanilla fudge … Continue reading

May 28, 2011 · 1 Comment

A Banana Split Day!

Yesterday was a beautiful day: sunny, breezy, and warm, a real shocker for Philly in mid-Feb. But it was the perfect weather for Weshma and me to stroll down to … Continue reading

February 20, 2011 · 1 Comment

Valentine’s Truffles

To raise money for our Relay for Life Team (which you should totally donate to for cancer research), I took orders for Valentine’s chocolate truffles. Although these sound fancy and … Continue reading

February 16, 2011 · 1 Comment

Baking Marathon Snowday 2

“On the second day of the snowday, my true love gave to me…” Well if the singers of this song were a chorus of my parents and Lin Loo, then … Continue reading

December 29, 2010 · 1 Comment

Cake & Shake

I realized that I had an accumulation of soon-to-expire Groupons, since I had went on a crazy purchasing spree last spring. So now during this Christmas break, I’m on a … Continue reading

December 18, 2010 · Leave a comment

Eating Up the Upper East Side

I am totally experiencing food hangover right now… Like I’m-about-to-puke-and-explode food hangover, but I did get the chance to gorge on my beloved Brooklyn Blackout cupcake, and the most delicious … Continue reading

December 16, 2010 · 3 Comments

Birthday Brunch of Japanese Sweets!

I enjoyed a lovely birthday brunch with Unnie today, at Kyoto-fu, which serves top-quality, artisan Japanese desserts perfect for saccharophiles like me! I don’t mean to toot the horn too … Continue reading

December 12, 2010 · 2 Comments

The Waffle that Beat Bobby Flay

I finally got to go to Wafels & Dinges!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! And it made me sooo happyyyyyyyyyyy!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!! I definitely tracked down the truck online before my trip back to NYC this weekend … Continue reading

October 11, 2010 · 7 Comments