Thursday, March 15, 2012
A Shelby Township man and his mother pay homage to their Sicilian roots with bakery that specializes in Sicilian goods.
A passion for cooking Sicilian sweets has led a Shelby Township man and his mother to the doorsteps of an authentic Italian bakery in Romeo. After just one month of finding the perfect spot to turn out delicatble sweets, Tom Passalacqua and his mother, Paula Passalacqua, of Macomb, opened the doors to Paula's Creations of Italy, at 67310 Van Dyke, on March 2. Tom Passalacqua said he and his mother always dreamed of opening a bakery in the area that specilized in Sicilian sweets such as cannolis, pignolata and S-cookies, to name a few.
Saturday, February 18, 2012
Babycakes Cafe wins top honors in the Food Fight poll as the best place for dessert in Macomb County.
Patch users say Babycakes Cafe is the best place for dessert in Macomb County. Babycakes Cafe, which is located at 51090 Romeo Plank Rd. in Macomb Township, received 77 percent of the vote to win the Food Fight poll. Christine’s Cakes and Pastries finished second with 17 percent, and Maceri’s Soup and Scoop and Nick’s 22nd Street Steak House also competed in the Food Fight. Voting took place from Wednesday morning until Friday at 5 p.m. Congratulations, Babycakes Cafe, and thanks to all who participated in the Food Fight by voting in the poll and leaving comments on the site. We look forward to hearing from you again in the next edition of Food Fight. Have you eaten at Babycakes Cafe? Let us know what you thought by leaving a review on …
Wednesday, February 15, 2012
Babycakes Cafe, Christine’s Cake and Pastries, Maceri’s Soup and Scoop, and Nick’s 22nd Street Steak House are vying for the top spot in the Food Fight poll for the best place for dessert in Macomb County.
When Patch asked for people’s opinions on the best place for dessert in Macomb County, you responded. We listened, and you have told us a wide range of choices: Babycakes Cafe, Christine’s Cake and Pastries, Maceri’s Soup and Scoop, and Nick’s 22nd Street Steak House. Now we’re asking for a little more help to finish off this Food Fight. We would like you to vote on one of those places for the best place for dessert. If you would like, please leave a comment on why you voted, or share your choice on Facebook and Twitter. You can also leave a review of the restaurant on Patch. You have until Friday at 5 p.m. to vote, and we’ll announce the winner of the Food Fight on Saturday morning. Thanks again, and happy eating.
Monday, February 13, 2012
Leave a comment below to let us know your favorite place for dessert in Macomb County.
In honor of Valentine’s Day, Patch wants to look at the sweet life. So we’re asking a tasty question: Where is the best place for dessert in Macomb County? That’s the question in this week’s Food Fight, where we ask you for your opinion on the best places to eat around the area. You can let us know by leaving a comment below. You may submit comments until 5 p.m. Tuesday. From there, we will take the top three nominees and post in an article first thing Wednesday morning. Then it will be time to vote again to decide the Food Fight champion. Voting will continue until Friday at 5 p.m. Then, on Saturday morning, we will announce the winner. So show your hometown pride and pick a place near you. Boast about that great local restaurant, the …