New products

Beer in my coffee

I listened to an Abercrombie type describe a dark barrel latte to her friend, another likely Abercrombie girl — tall, impossibly thin, carefully dressed in stylish riding gear though I was sure the closest either of them was going to… Read More ›

Sweet and Salty

It’s a classic combination: sweet and salty. That’s why we love peanut butter and jelly so much (or in my case peanut butter and honey). Pretzel maker Snyder’s of Hanover has a new line of Sweet and Salty Pretzel Pieces ($3.69… Read More ›

Gelato boom

It seems every big ice cream maker is coming out with a gelato series — Haagen-Dasz, Graeter’s and now Breyers. That should be good news for those who love the Italian version of ice cream. Unfortunately, it often isn’t. True… Read More ›

From Italy

Bertolli Frozen Desserts ($3.99 for two 3-ounce cups) My husband is a huge fan of tiramisu, yet it’s one dessert I don’t make often (to be honest, I can’t remember the last time I made it, so it’s probably been… Read More ›

Quick mix

The name Fleischmann’s is synonymous with breads. In recent years, the company has expanded its attention from yeast to bread mixes, the latest of which is a pretzel mix. The product works simply: Mix yeast and pretzel mix, add water… Read More ›