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The Sweetest Part of Valentine’s Day

The Sweetest Part of Valentine’s Day

By Amasha Nanayakkara, Contributing Writer

February 13, 2018


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Everyone knows the sweetest part of Valentine's Day is the chocolate, but why did our love affair with the delicious treat begin?

Taco Bell Shows its Sweet Tooth

Taco Bell Shows its Sweet Tooth

By Michael Muth, Contributing Writer

October 30, 2017


Filed under Dining, Dining, Features

Taco Bell has a new quesadilla in select locations around America. Since we are not in one of those locations, we decided to create it ourselves.

Valentine’s Day Dessert Tour is Sweeter Than Sugar

Valentine’s Day Dessert Tour is Sweeter Than Sugar

By Drew Lederman, Contributing Writer

February 8, 2017


Filed under Dining, Features

Valentine's Day is all about celebrating all types of love, and there is no better way to celebrate it than with candy. If you want to get creative this Valentines Day, spread the love by bringing a special someone, a friend, or just yourself, to Sugartooth Tours’ Valentine's Day dessert tour.

Will Chocolate Be the New Nose Candy?

Will Chocolate Be the New Nose Candy?

By Shirley Cahyadi, Contributing Writer

November 2, 2016


Filed under Dining, Features

In Europe, there are reports of ground cacao being used as the newest party drug — instead of snorting cocaine, there are people who are turning to the superfood for their high.

The Weekend: April 3-5

By Marina Zheng, Features Editor

April 2, 2015


Filed under Features

Spice up this weekend with some of the best and cheapest events around the city.

Healthy chocolate: recipe for success

Healthy chocolate: recipe for success

February 8, 2013


Filed under Features

For many people, healthy is certainly not the first thing to come to mind when imagining candy bars. But for CAS alumna Kate McAleer, a nutritious candy bar was the perfect way to take a new spin on chocolate. Last year, McAleer opened Bixby and Co., an organic chocolate bar company named after her...

Chocolate expo celebrates 15th year

Chocolate expo celebrates 15th year

November 13, 2012


Filed under Features

  Click above for the photo gallery. All photos by Jonathan Tan/WSN This past weekend, some of the chocolate world’s best and brightest gathered at the Metropolitan Pavilion to celebrate the New York Chocolate Show’s 15th year. There was something for everyone at this expo-style event;...