Vegan restaurateur opens sweet shop next door to her wildly popular New York City eatery.
Vegan bakery Sweets by CHLOE opens today next door to itsflagship by CHLOE restaurant in New York Citys West Village. The 500-square-foot bakery is the brainchild of vegan chef and restaurateur Chloe Coscarelli and will feature a wide array of desserts including cakes, cookies, pies, cupcakes, and pastries such as cinnamon rolls, banana bread, and matcha blueberry muffins. Sweets by CHLOE is the latest in Coscarellis expansion of her fast-casual restaurant which now includes two New York locations, a cafÃ© in a Los Angeles 365 by Whole Foods Market, and several more spots in the works. While Coscarellis restaurants have received rave reviews as well as extensive media coverage by outlets such as the Today Show, Zagat, and CNN, its her expertise with vegan desserts that put her on the map after winning Food Networks Cupcake Wars in 2010. €œYou BATTER believe it! I’ve been dreaming of this day since I was 5,€ Coscarelli said when she announced plans to open the bakery in March.
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