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Desserts in Little Rock took a hit in 2016 with the closings of Just Desserts by Zara and Kelli Marks’ Sweet Love Bakeshop, both of whom were tremendous bakers who made lasting impacts on Little Rock’s food scene. But even with these losses, diners with a sweet tooth in Little …




In 2016, Little Rock eateries continued to crank out top-notch dishes; however, many of these plates came from unexpected places. When we got through putting together our list of the 20 best plates of 2016, we found several came from bars or breweries, three came from special dinner events, and …




Publisher’s Note: This year we are partnering with the Arkansas Cornbread Festival and the UALR department of English for a writing contest open to all UALR students and alumni. Each person is asked to write a short fiction, nonfiction, or poetry piece exploring the intersection of food and culture. The submissions …




For whatever reason, whether it’s a small size, an out of the way location, or a simple lack of publicity, some restaurants tend to fly under the radar with a larger audience. This series takes a look at Underrated Places. This time we venture to Benton where we have heard reports …




Mylo Coffee Co. is officially the new owner of the space that once belonged to Afterthought Bar and Bistro. Afterthought fans need not fear, however, as the new ownership plans to maintain the integrity of the venue’s long history during the renovation process, which is scheduled to be completed in …




If you’re a fan of the latte or cappuccino, then you’ve likely had your share of espresso. Espresso is a popular drink, and the characteristics of beans from all over the world, as well as their extraction methods, are as varied as the individuals who enjoy partaking in the small, …




In Staff Picks, each of us tells of our favorite foods around town. We each get three top picks, so if a dish falls on this list, you know it’s got to be good. In no particular order, here are our Favorite Fish Dishes in Little Rock. Daniel Walker 1. …




In Staff Picks, each of us tells of our favorite foods around town. In no particular order, here are our Favorite Desserts in Little Rock. Daniel Walker 1. Double Vanilla Ice Cream (with salted caramel sauce and whipped cream) at Loblolly Creamery 2. Sticky Toffee Pudding at Table 28 3. Banana …




With our staff growing over the past few weeks, we figured it was time to band together and bring you a new monthly series. In Staff Picks, each of us tells of our favorite foods around town. First up and in no particular order, here are our Favorite Burgers in Little …




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