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Let the good times (Donut) roll
Mitsuwa Market in Plano has a new donut shop in its food court: Good time Donut Since then, it has slowly opened its doors and has been offering its Japanese-style mochi donuts with flavors of matcha, black sesame and fruity pebbles. He took over the counter that once housed Matcha Love. Good Times Donut will officially open, majestically, on April 1 with more flavor on deck.
Korean corn dogs come to Grand Prairie
Asia Times Square’s new food court includes Bambu, Beard Papa’s, Meccha Matcha, Omakase To-Go, Sakari Ramen, and Aspara Thai and Cambodian, as I reported in February. It’s time for another addition. Two Hands Seoul Fresh Corn Dogs is now throwing their Korean-style dogs on a stick. It opened on March 26, according to CultureDallas Map. Some are wrapped in cubed potatoes, others are wrapped in crispy rice sprouts; all of them testify to what you can put on a stick.
Ellenos yogurt pops up at the Dallas Farmers Market
The Seattle-based company, which has gone from its Greek yogurt counter in Pike Place Market to nationwide grocery shelves, has, for the first time in its history, parked its cart in a one-mile market. another city. Ellenos yogurt started picking lemon curd, passion fruit, and plain Greek yogurt for shoppers at the Dallas Farmers’ Market last weekend. He should stay in place for the season. It’s not yet clear whether he’s planning an expansion in Dallas (after all, you can still pick up the goods at Central Market and Whole Foods).
Fiction Coffee opens new location in Deep Ellum
History Continental Gin Building, which recently housed artist studios, is now a workspace shared by Common Desk, and it has something better than a common Keurig machine – okay, a lot a lot better. Fiction Coffee is now open amid plenty of seating, cool industrial decor, and shelves decorated with vintage books and knickknacks. It has its usual coffee drink menu, including one made especially for the location: the CGB (Chilled ginger brew) which shares its initials with the old cotton factory. In addition to caffeinated drinks, Fiction Coffee also offers, for the first time, a cocktail menu.
Foxtrot Market local competition has a winner
If you remember an old News Bites article, Foxtrot Market launched its Up & Comers competition in which Dallas brands competed for a spot on the Foxtrot shelves and $ 8,000 to be used to market the brand’s products. Drum roll please… Momo Shack Dumplings is the winner. Now you can find momos (those plump Nepalese style dumplings) with flavors of vegetables, chicken and pork on Foxtrot and online market. The more Momo Shack Spicy Garlic Meatball Dip in the world, the better.