Dessert Trends http://nrn.com/taxonomy/term/46772/more en Insomnia Cookies delivers for the late-night sweet tooth http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/insomnia-cookies-delivers-late-night-sweet-tooth <div class="field-deck"> The concept, created in a dorm and catering to college students, is growing </div> <div class="node-body article-body">The concept, created in a dorm and catering to college students, is growing</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/insomnia-cookies-delivers-late-night-sweet-tooth" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/emerging-chains/insomnia-cookies-delivers-late-night-sweet-tooth#comments Emerging Chains Dessert Trends Operations Fri, 24 Jun 2016 21:09:00 +0000 169771 at http://nrn.com <p>Insomnia Cookies got its start as a service catering to college students. It now has 92 locations.&nbsp;</p> Insomnia Cookies Ice cream and beer pairings target Father’s Day http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/ice-cream-and-beer-pairings-target-father-s-day <div class="field-deck"> Baskin-Robbins, All About Beer suggest brews to drink with ice cream </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Baskin-Robbins, All About Beer suggest brews to drink with ice cream</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/ice-cream-and-beer-pairings-target-father-s-day" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/beverage-trends/ice-cream-and-beer-pairings-target-father-s-day#comments Beverage Trends Baskin-Robbins Marketing Latest Headlines Dessert Trends Quick Service Mon, 13 Jun 2016 17:56:00 +0000 168071 at http://nrn.com <p>Floats that combine ice cream and beer are already a common pairing.</p> Thinkstock Summer meets bright, succulent fruit http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/summer-meets-bright-succulent-fruit <div class="field-deck"> Many pastry chefs are honoring the fleeting fruits of summer in innovative desserts </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Many pastry chefs are honoring the fleeting fruits of summer in innovative desserts</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/summer-meets-bright-succulent-fruit" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/summer-meets-bright-succulent-fruit#comments Chef Insights Dessert Trends Food Trends What's Hot Tue, 31 May 2016 13:00:00 +0000 167101 at http://nrn.com <p>At The Hairy Lobster in Portland, Ore., co-owner and executive pastry chef Melissa Root serves strawberry consomm&eacute; poured tableside over a strawberry financier.</p> The Hairy Lobster Canadian company to acquire Kahala for $300M http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/canadian-company-acquire-kahala-300m <div class="field-deck"> Deal gives MTY Food Group Inc. long-awaited foothold in the U.S. </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Deal gives MTY Food Group Inc. long-awaited foothold in the U.S.</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/canadian-company-acquire-kahala-300m" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/mergers-acquisitions/canadian-company-acquire-kahala-300m#comments Latest Headlines Mergers-Acquisitions Dessert Trends Quick Service Wed, 25 May 2016 14:23:00 +0000 166981 at http://nrn.com <p>Some of Kahala&#39;s brands include, clockwise from top left: Pinkberry, Planet Smoothie, Blimpie and Cold Stone Creamery.</p> 11 food and beverage trends from the NRA Show http://nrn.com/nra-show/11-food-and-beverage-trends-nra-show <div class="node-body gallery-body">Fruit flavors, craft soda, premium vegetables and more were on display at the conference</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/nra-show/11-food-and-beverage-trends-nra-show" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/nra-show/11-food-and-beverage-trends-nra-show#comments Beverage Trends NRA Show Dessert Trends Food Trends Mon, 23 May 2016 19:36:00 +0000 166911 at http://nrn.com Menu Tracker: New items from Dunkin’ Donuts, Wendy’s, East Coast Wings, more http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-dunkin-donuts-wendy-s-east-coast-wings-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Restaurant chains introduce new burgers, salads, iced drinks and more</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-dunkin-donuts-wendy-s-east-coast-wings-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-dunkin-donuts-wendy-s-east-coast-wings-more#comments Photo Gallery Beverage Trends Dessert Trends Food Trends Wed, 18 May 2016 18:27:00 +0000 166541 at http://nrn.com Friendly’s sells ice cream manufacturing business http://nrn.com/family-dining/friendly-s-sells-its-ice-cream-manufacturing-business <div class="field-deck"> Family-dining chain separates its restaurants from its retail operation </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Family-dining chain separates its restaurants from its retail operation</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/family-dining/friendly-s-sells-its-ice-cream-manufacturing-business" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/family-dining/friendly-s-sells-its-ice-cream-manufacturing-business#comments Corporate Family Dining Latest Headlines Dessert Trends Friendly's Ice Cream Tue, 10 May 2016 12:45:00 +0000 165681 at http://nrn.com CIA conference highlights emerging culinary trends http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/cia-conference-highlights-emerging-culinary-trends <div class="field-deck"> Gochujang and compound butter on display, along with simplicity, complexity and balance </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Gochujang and compound butter on display, along with simplicity, complexity and balance</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/cia-conference-highlights-emerging-culinary-trends" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/cia-conference-highlights-emerging-culinary-trends#comments Chef Insights Latest Headlines Dessert Trends Tue, 03 May 2016 19:27:00 +0000 165071 at http://nrn.com Sweet snacks appeal to consumers on the go http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/sweet-snacks-appeal-consumers-go <div class="field-deck"> Pastry chefs draw inspiration from childhood favorites for portable treats </div> <div class="node-body article-body">Pastry chefs draw inspiration from childhood favorites for portable treats</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/sweet-snacks-appeal-consumers-go" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/dessert-trends/sweet-snacks-appeal-consumers-go#comments Consumer Trends Dessert Trends Tue, 03 May 2016 16:27:00 +0000 165031 at http://nrn.com <p>Cream downsized its ice cream sandwiches for easy snacking.</p> Cream Menu Tracker: New items from Burger King, McAlister’s, True Food Kitchen, more http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-burger-king-mcalister-s-true-food-kitchen-more <div class="node-body gallery-body">Carl's Jr., Pie Five Pizza, Robeks, Taco Bell and other chains also introduce new menu items</div> <p><a href="http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-burger-king-mcalister-s-true-food-kitchen-more" target="_blank">read more</a></p> http://nrn.com/food-trends/menu-tracker-new-items-burger-king-mcalister-s-true-food-kitchen-more#comments Photo Gallery Beverage Trends Dessert Trends Food Trends Fri, 29 Apr 2016 14:00:00 +0000 164691 at http://nrn.com