The 2011 Cincinnati Schneck-Off

Dec 20, 11 The 2011 Cincinnati Schneck-Off

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Schnecken, in German, means “snails” and this swirled confection is a holiday treat for many Cincinnatians.  Virginia Bakery’s schnecken has been the gold standard (now owned by Busken), but others have entered the ring.  Which Schnecken is the Best…en?  I took several schnecken from around the city to my...

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Graeter’s vs. Aglamesis: Food Wars

So cool! A few months ago, Graeter’s and Aglamesis went head to head on Food Feud with Michael Symon (a Cleveland native, so I’m guessing he’s at least heard of Graeter’s…). Graeter’s put together this video that’s a bit of a teaser for the episode. I believe it was filmed at Ault Park....

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Graeter’s Ice Cream in NYTimes

Graeter’s is sure getting a lot of press these days, what with Food Wars coming to Cincinnati today to do Graeter’s vs. Aglamesis, and now a profile on Graeter’s expansion outside of Cincinnati (as well as their new, state-of-the-art production facility) in the New York Times yesterday. Their big exposure was, of...

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Mini-review: Graeter’s

Graeter’s Originally uploaded by winemedineme I don’t think Graeter’s is the best ice cream in the city (I give that honor to Aglamesis), but it is excellent.  My favorite combo?  Black raspberry chip with bittersweet chocolate.  I don’t like their hot fudge– it’s far too thin– but the...

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