We got a chance to check out The Milk Bar in North Park back in February and heard some mixed reviews. Most of the not so nice reviews were not because of the quality or the taste, but rather the service. We didn’t have any problems with the service on our visit. In fact, the gentleman manning the register was quite nice. It did just open not long ago so maybe they were working through some things in the beginning. The Milk Bar is owned by Streetcar Merchants of Fried Chicken, Donuts, & Coffee.…Read more
We had the pleasure of sitting down with Karen of Sugar Rush San Diego to talk about how her passion for homemade treats has become a growing business and of course, to sample some of her baked goods. We are giving away two dozen of Karen’s cookies to one lucky winner! She started Sugar Rush San Diego about a year ago and has been mostly making cookies; however, she does have other offerings like lemon bars and brownies as well. She learned how to cook and bake from her mother at a young age and one of her main goals is to share what homemade cookies actually taste like.…Read more
You may have heard of them before. Perhaps you have seen glimpses of their dark shadows or sniffed their warm baked cookie aromas from afar. They have a delivery service by text. They dress up like secret agents wearing black and white, with dark sunglasses. They have a new cookie stand in Mission Beach with red lights. They are: The Secret Cookie Service, and their mission is to serve you the best cookies around town.
Their new stand is located right in front of The Swell Cafe on Mission Blvd. Don’t let their get up fool you.…Read more
Are you ever in your tiny apartment during the week, after a long day, sitting down in the most worn out sweatpants you own, hair a mess, watching Grey’s Anatomy and thinking to yourself “what I really need right now are some warm cookies, but I’m too tired to cook and there’s no way the general public is seeing me like this!” Whether or not this is a real scenario or just a “friend’s” scenario, I have a solution for you! The Secret Cookie Service is a small, local business that delivers warm, delicious, gooey cookies in San Diego, all while dressed like a Secret Agent (the cool kind, not the slutty kind).…Read more