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Monthly Archives: February 2015

5 Friday Scoops, Vol. 23

1) THE DALLAS HOME MAKEOVER Under the watchful eye of the Man in Black (who would have been 83 today, by the way), we’d love to make a meal in this re-tooled kitchen. Check out the entire house makeover featured on Design Sponge. 2) THE FLAVOR THESAURUS First published in 2010, The Flavor Thesaurus teaches the language of flavor, and…

5 Friday Scoops, Vol. 22

  1) DOG PRANCING Every year we watch the contestants in the Westminster Kennel Club’s Annual Dog Show and we can’t believe these prancing, manicured showstoppers are descendants of wolves. Exhibit A: Miss P, the sweet, little 15-inch, four-year-old Canadian beagle who won 2015’s Best in Show on Tuesday in Madison Square Garden. Miss P—who loves sleeping…

5 Friday Scoops, Vol. 21

  1) ALL 141 SNL CAST MEMBERS RANKED  If you’re on a Valentine’s date this weekend, don’t miss the limited return of our Bangkok Sundae in all our scoop shops. The gorgeous, plated beauty for two will be served with the two Convo Cookies—waffle cone cookies lined with conversation-starting topics such as “Beatles or Rolling Stones?” and “Silver…

Valentine’s Weekend in Bangkok

We’re not sure what it is about our scoop shops, but they’ve always been beacons of love. They’ve hosted so many engagement photos and proposals. One even hosted a full-on wedding. And who knows how many first dates have been shared over scoops of Salty Caramel? During Valentine’s weekend we hope to continue the tradition…

Saucy Valentine’s Dinner at Home

This Valentine’s Day, if you’re in the mood to time travel to a white tablecloth restaurant in 1988—and honestly, who isn’t?—I’ve got your Valentine’s Evening meal: Capellini with Cold Smoked Salmon, Capers, and Vodka Cream Sauce. Other than a poet shirt and a pair of Doc Martens, I can’t think of anything that says late ‘80’s more…

5 Friday Scoops, Vol. 20

1) CHICAGO DIBS A proposed caption for every pic archived by Chicago Dibs: “Move along, parking space hunter. We got dibs on this shoveled-out space, as you can see from all the creative ways we’ve marked our territory.” 2) THE IPHONE 5S SUNDANCE FILM: TANGERINE “Yes, you can make a beautiful-looking film on a shoestring budget,”…