Sweet Shop. | Rock Candy

Wednesday, August 19, 2009

Sweet Shop.

Posted By on Wed, Aug 19, 2009 at 7:36 AM

unknown.jpg

I have an admission to make. I have a sweet tooth.

Well, I know a lot of people do, but sometimes mine just goes nuts. Just have to have something that’s both sweet and substantial. And I found that best combination in a bready thing.

It’s an apple fritter, but not one of those fried strange things you get at a certain chain doughnut shop. This one comes from Ed’s Custom Bakery in Conway, and it’s something else. I don’t know why it’s so good, but a sliced… yes, sliced… apple fritter in the morning is just heavenly.

unknown.jpg

Ed’s does some heavenly things… their butter flake rolls are just this side of ethereal. I also dig their cake doughnuts, which are neither clumpy nor dry, just the perfect sort of thing to have with morning coffee. They do good glazed doughnuts, too, and pies. And of course around the beginning of May there are toad cookies in celebration of Toad Suck Daze.

You’ll find Ed’s Custom Bakery on Oak Street across from Kroger’s in Conway (in the same building as AutoZone). (501) 327-2996.

Tags: ,

From the ArkTimes store

Favorite

Comments

Subscribe to this thread:

Add a comment

More by Kat Robinson

Readers also liked…

Most Shared

  • ASU to reap $3.69 million from estate of Jim and Wanda Lee Vaughn

    Arkansas State University announced today plans for spending an expected $3.69 million gift in the final distribution of the estate of Jim and Wanda Lee Vaughn, who died in 2013 and 2015 respectively.
  • Bad health care bill, again

    Wait! Postpone tax reform and everything else for a while longer because the Senate is going to try to repeal and replace the Affordable Care Act one more time before September ends and while it can do it with the votes of only 50 senators.
  • Sex on campus

    Look, the Great Campus Rape Crisis was mainly hype all along. What Vice President Joe Biden described as an epidemic of sexual violence sweeping American college campuses in 2011 was vastly overstated.
  • The inadequate legacy of Brown

    LRSD continues to abdicate its responsibility to educate poor black students.

Most Recent Comments

Blogroll

 

© 2017 Arkansas Times | 201 East Markham, Suite 200, Little Rock, AR 72201
Powered by Foundation