Sampling SLC: cookies

Les Madeleines I knew Salt Lake had finally grown up when Les Madeleins opened in December 2003. This is a baker’s bakery, a pastry chef’s patisserie, and a Willy Wonka …

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Sampling SLC: cookies

Ruby Snap RubySnap (formerly My Dough Girl) is hands down my favorite cookie spot in Salt Lake. There are several close seconds in town, but the gems produced here definitely …

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Sampling SLC: cookies

Tulie Bakery Tulie Bakery doesn’t have a big selection of cookies, but I couldn’t pass up talking about them because they have my favorite gingersnap/gingerbread cookie in the city. In …

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Sampling SLC: cookies

Glaus Bakery Glaus Bakery is one of Salt Lake’s old-time bakeries and has a huge selection of cookies. Some of these were better than others, although my friends who tried …

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Sampling SLC: cookies

Sweet Tooth Fairy The picture shows from the top: chocolate truffle, black and white, iced sugar cookie snowman, chocolate chip, oatmeal chocolate, iced oatmeal and in the middle the gingersnap. …

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Sampling SLC: cookies

I don’t know if it’s the looming New Year’s Resolution season or not, but I recently decided to stop eating cake. Don’t get me wrong, there are several varieties that …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

Rio Grande Café Sweetness Factor: Great Size: Way too small Price: Cheap! I really liked the margarita at Rio Grande, but wow it was small. Two drinks and it was …

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J&G Grill at the St. Regis

I am a travel magazine addict. I love perusing the pages, pouring over every detail of the shiny places the world has to offer, and dreaming about the amazing food …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

El Chihuahua Restaurant & Cantina Sweetness Factor: Pretty sweet Size: Large Price: Great Hands down this margarita is the most well-rounded drink I’ve tried so far.  It’s sweet, but not …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

Frida Bistro Sweetness Factor: Perfectly balanced Size: Good Price: Good So far this is the best tasting margarita I’ve tried. The Fresca Rita was perfectly balanced between sweet and acidic, …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

Market Street Oyster Bar Sweetness Factor: Yup, it was sweet Size: Small Price: Way too much for what you get I think my problem with these small drinks is that …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

Bohemian Brewery 94 East 7200 South (Fort Union Blvd.), Midvale, UT (801) 566-5474 Website: Bohemian Brewery Sweetness Factor: Middle of the road. Size: Good Price: Spendy I had such high …

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Sampling SLC: margaritas

Sampling SLC is a new section to the site where we hone in on one particular item and taste our way around the valley. First up are margaritas… It’s Friday …

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Fresco restaurant review

Evening dinner review A few weeks ago someone asked me what my favorite restaurant in Salt Lake was, and I immediately responded that it was Fresco Italian Café in Sugarhouse. …

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Red Maple restaurant review

Dim sum lunch review I would venture to say that anyone who has ever had good Chinese food finds that those wonderful, rich, complicated flavors and textures make an impression …

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Omar’s Rawtopia restaurant review

Omar’s Rawtopia proudly represents itself as Utah’s only restaurant serving completely raw food. Not a single bite ever comes close to being baked, fried or boiled. The restaurant has been successfully operating since 2005; Corrinne heads on over to Omar’s to check out this Sugarhouse eatery.

Nuch’s Pizzeria and Restaurant

Corrinne’s latest review is of Nuch’s Pizzeria and Restaurant. Read on to find out how she found this new(ish) neighborhood restaurant.

Forage restaurant review

To finish 2009, and a year of fantastic meals, our final review of the year is a suitably extravangant one. Corrinne reviews the praise-laden Forage restaurant. Read on to find out if this new SLC restaurant lives up to all the hype.