Posts in Saturday Sweets
Saturday Sweets: International Gelato Festival Comes To Brickell For The First Time

The Gelato Festival began in 2010 and has had nine editions with more than 3,000 artisans competing in 80 festivals across Europe. This is the first time it’s come to Miami, and is bringing 11 competitors each with their very own special gelato flavors. Taking place at Brickell City Centre guests will have the chance to sample gelato from all over the world and crown two of these sweet makers the winners. Expect live music, kid's jury, eating contest, gelato shots, gelato cocktails and more!

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Saturday Sweets: The Ultimate Boozy Frozen Treat From Havana Club Rum & Azucar Ice Cream

Did someone say boozy ice cream? We’re here for it. This week’s Saturday Sweets features a killer collaboration between the real Havana Club Rum and Little Havana’s Azucar Ice Cream Company. Together they are bringing the people of Miami the rum-infused flan flavored ice cream of our dreams.

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Saturday Sweets: Antonio Bachour's New Bakery Is Officially Open

Remember that time I literally stalked the opening of Antonio Bachour’s last project? Well, get ready for that to happen again the second quarter of 2018. Pastry chef Antonio Bachour has just announced he will be opening a bakery, restaurant, and pastry academy bearing his name in the heart of Downtown Coral Gables.

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Saturday Sweets: A Favorite Local Bakeshop Unveils Its New Identity

For the last eight years Miami has embraced Sunset Drive’s Sweetness Bakeshop. The family-owned bakeshop opened during the cupcake craze of 2010 and became a haven for desserts in Kendall. Through the years, the Diaz family has kept on top of trendy desserts, but recently Sweetness Bakeshop, has undergone an evolution.

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Saturday Sweets: Pink Pie Brings Mini Pies To Wynwood

Ever really wanted some pie, but not enough to buy an entire pie for yourself? Pink Pie, a newly opened pie shop has finally answered our prayers for mini (we’re talking 3 inch) personal pies. Just mini enough to eat two (or three) without feeling guilty — and there’s savory pies too!

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Saturday Sweets: Second Annual Ice Cream We Love Event Benefiting Holtz Children's Hospital

The second annual Ice Cream We Love at Bal Harbour Shops took place this past weekend and it was a sweet event.  Jackson Health Foundation, the fundraising arm of Jackson Health System, has partnered with Bal Harbour Shops once again to host this fun-filled weekend to benefit patients in need at Holtz Children’s Hospital. If you missed the event, you can always make a donation to Holtz Childrens Hospital here.

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Saturday Sweets: Miami Pastry Chefs Weigh In On 2019 Dessert Trend Predictions

New year, same dessert lover. The first Saturday Sweets of the year is here and we’re chatting with some of the sweetest people in Miami (the ones who make our sugar filled dreams come true) about what they think will be the biggest dessert trends of 2019. Here’s what you should be on the lookout for according to Miami’s pastry chefs.

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Saturday Sweets: BRGR Stop Brings Over The Top Shakes To Fort Lauderdale

One of the last Saturday Sweets of the year is dedicated to what seems to be the ultimate dessert of 2018 — over the top milkshakes. If you’re looking for a larger than life dessert in Fort Lauderdale, make your way to the newly opened BRGR Stop. Here you’ll find adult twists on childhood favorites in their boozy milkshakes.

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Saturday Sweets: The Wynwood Yard Hosts A Sweets Social

Next weekend, The Wynwood Yard will be hosting its first ever Baker’s Dozen: A Sweets Social, following the highly popup Ice Cream Social from previous years. This sweet event shines the spotlight on thirteen of Miami’s talented bakers from world-class pastry chefs to up-and-coming culinary entrepreneurs, dessert masters and dream makers, on December 15th from 3:00 p.m. to 5 p.m.

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Saturday Sweets: Mrs. Wonderful's Bundt Cakes Now Available at Publix

The holidays are here, and that means it’s time for gatherings with family and friends. With busy schedules, not everyone has time to bake something homemade to take with them as they celebrate with their loved ones. If you’re looking for something simple, sweet, and made with love — head over to your nearest Publix and grab a Mrs. Wonderful’s Cakes bundt cake to save the day.

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Saturday Sweets: The Chocolate Spectrum Launches CBDulce Chocolates

The Chocolate Spectrum Café and Academy, a retail operation that trains and employs individuals with special needs such as Autism, has just launched a new line of chocolate, CBDulce, which includes CBD, a cannabinoid from the Hemp plant. This natural, legal substance is known to have a variety of health benefits such as reducing stress, anxiety, pain and inflammation, as well as helping with sleep issues and reducing seizures.

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Saturday Sweets: The Garcia Nevett Sisters Bring Fancy Chocolates To South Miami

Chocolate is really (finally) having its moment in Miami. It seems that all over the city, chocolate shops are popping up and these chocolatiers really know what they’re doing. New to the South Miami area, you’ll find super passionate sisters Susana and Isabel Garcia Nevett, who recently rebranded their wholesale Cacao Arts into the more personal Garcia Nevett - Chocolatier de Miami retail chocolate shop.

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