Posts Tagged ‘bakery

Old German Bakery

In: Eating

14 Apr 2015

(map) This great-smelling place bakes all kinds of pastries and breads, but their must-have dish has to be the authentic German pancakes. Made with more egg and less flour, these thin, sweet cakes are more like – sacre bleu! – a French crepe. Served with lots of crispy bacon. Also on the menu: eggs, biscuits, waffles, […]

Mad Batter

In: Eating

16 Feb 2015

(map) Brand-new bakery Mad Batter serves up tasty treats like donuts, cupcakes, kolaches, pies, scones, cookies and muffins, all baked fresh every day. Local owners Matt and Shelton run two other restaurants (Lot 102 and 290 Diner) in Johnson City, and felt the town needed the sweet treatment. Go early, because they run out of goodies […]

Saturday, Austin Bakes for West set up shop at eight locations around Austin. Volunteer bakers manned the booths to raise relief funds for the town of West, Texas. It was a big success! Austin Bakes raised over $18,000, with 100% of donations going to West. And more donations are still coming in. If you missed […]

Austin Bakes For West

In: Eating

2 May 2013

This Saturday is a chance to treat yourself and help relief efforts in West, Texas at the same time. From 10 to 2, volunteers will be selling cookies, brownies, cupcakes, scones, kolaches, pies and more goodies at the Whole Foods in Bee Cave (there will be seven other Austin Bakes locations across Austin as well). […]

The Pink Pig

In: Drinking|Eating

21 Mar 2013

(map) Next time you’re tooling along the 290 Wine Trail toward Fredericksburg, be sure to stop by this cute new place. The Pink Pig is a bakery and cafe located in a group of historic 1800’s-era log cabins. It’s crammed with goodies to buy as well as goodies to eat – like cookies, brownies and scones. […]

(map) Dining here is like starring in a real-life “Fried Green Tomatoes.” This cozy place is a vintage Southern cottage, in the midst of a small nursery selling herbs, vegetables and native plants. You can savor the farm-fresh ingredients inside, then pick up your own after lunch!

Rise & Shine Bakery

In: Eating

24 Sep 2012

(map) Yes, this prolific dessert emporium offers delicious cookies, cakes, brownies, cupcakes and lemon bars, but it’s much, much more than that. There are 10 kinds of kolaches, muffins, bagels, loaves of bread baked fresh every day, and a creative assortment of hot and cold

Breakfast at

In: Eating

20 Sep 2012

(map) Yes, breakfast tacos are an Austin staple. But next time you feel like something out of the ordinary, check out this place. We’ve raved about their tapas here. But the shaded patio also makes a relaxed, laid-back spot to appreciate the chefs’ artistic skill with ingredients in breakfast dishes like

Cupcaking Desire

In: Eating

29 Jun 2012

(map) The food-truck love continues to roll out West, with the addition of Luciana’s girly-pink celebration of all things cupcake (and crepe. And croissant. And French toast). Her new bakery/trailer features gourmet touches like real

(map) Part of a new summer lineup at Two Saints Baking Co., where they make this colorful creation using Sprite soda pop in the batter. A nice combo of tart, citrusy cake with sweet frosting. Who’s ready for their just desserts?  


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