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Arizona Baking Company cookies (Credit: Jackie Tran)

27 scrumptious house-made cookies to munch on this season

Nothing beats the smell of freshly baked cookies wafting from a store entrance. A fresh house-made cookie is an inviting…

Blueberry Oat Cardamom bon bons at Monsoon Chocolate

Monsoon Chocolate wins two medals at World Final Competition

On Monday, the International Chocolate Awards World Finals, hosted in Antigua, Guatemala, announced the winners.. Tucson-based chocolate factory Monsoon Chocolate brought home…

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There’s only one place to spend National Chocolate Day

Local chocolate factory and cafe Monsoon Chocolate opened its doors on May 2, 2018. (And chocolate lovers throughout the city…

Ice cream sandwiches at HUB Ice Cream Factory (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Heavenly ice cream sandwiches to try this summer

Have you had a sandwich for dessert? If you finished a meal with a ham and cheese sandwich, that’s fine,…

S'mores Ice Cream at HUB Restaurant & Ice Creamery

Indulgent s’mores-inspired treats to try on National S’mores Day

Marshmallow. Chocolate. Graham crackers. Fire necessary, camping optional. An impossibly rich s’more comes down to the marshmallow — roasted over…

Black Pepper Caramel Rose Petal White Chocolate bon bons at Monsoon Chocolate (Credit: Jackie Tran)

Tucson-based Monsoon Chocolate wins 14 international chocolate awards

The International Chocolate Awards announced the winners of the 2019 Americas Bean-to-Bar and Chocolatier Competition, hosted in New York. With…

Heritage Pork & Black Garlic Mole Savory Galette at Monsoon Chocolate (Photo courtesy of Monsoon Chocolate)

Brunch Must-Have of the Week: Savory Galette

For an elegant-yet-rustic brunch, consider the galette. The beautiful free-form pastry resembles two of America’s favorite foods: pizza and pie….