Rock City Sweets

There are few people in the Little Rock food scene as generous with their time and talents as the recently-appointed Yellow Rocket Concepts pastry chef, Zara Abbasi Wilkerson. In the few years that I’ve known her, I’ve witnessed dozens of examples of selflessness on her part, often donating her abilities …




  There are few things in this world as soul satisfying as a warm, gooey cinnamon roll fresh from the oven. But surprisingly, good cinnamon rolls are relatively difficult to come by in these parts. One new business aims to change that…rolling out a new line of sweet rolls and …




Hey guys and gals…has it hit you yet that you still have no idea what to get your sweetheart for Valentine’s Day? I’m as guilty as you are. But fear not, my clueless companions. I’m about to present you with a very sweet option. You know the folks over at …




February is National Pie Month. This is something the folks over at Capital Bar & Grill take very seriously. In fact, every February they put on one of the most spectacular pie performances in the state. They serve a new pie every day of the month throughout February. It’s an …




Most of these “National (insert random food) Days” are really not worth giving a second thought…but there are a few that actually matter. This Saturday in one of them…National Pie Day. It’s an important and significant day to many Arkansans. Without a doubt, there are a whole heap of fabulous …




Winter is always an interesting time to be a place focused on ice cream and other frozen treats. Thankfully our favorite local frozen places get creative in the winter, bringing out some of their very best items in the cold months. Loblolly Creamery’s latest is geared to keep you warm …




If you’re looking for a sweets haven, look no further than the freshly opened Sweet Candy + Gifts in the Outlets of Little Rock. Run by Stephanie Harris, the store is a new addition to the local scene. “I want this shop to be different every time you come in, …




There’s one truth in Arkansas food that has proven itself time and time again…you can never have too much pie. Autumn Hall, former pastry chef with Yellow Rocket Group (Big Orange, Local Lime, Zaza, Lost Forty) understands that better than anyone. During her time at Yellow Rocket she produced hundreds …




If you are a sweet lover the next couple of weeks are a bit like Christmas when Girl Scout Cookies are delivered. However this year is a little sweeter than normal as the Girl Scouts-Diamonds have partnered with some of Little Rock’s best restaurants to bring you Girl Scout Cookie Restaurant …




When 109 & Co. made the transition from cigar bar (Maduro) to a cocktail bar late last year, it filled a void in the vision to make Main Street a night time destination for locals. Now people could grab great food from new places like Three Fold, Natchez, Bruno’s Little …




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