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Unique Sweets is a show that explores the wonderful world of pastries and desserts, one, sweet bite at a time. Each week, a gamut of food writers and chefs come together to explore the unique dessert offerings around the country, and no sweet stone is left uncovered. From the cupcakeries of Brooklyn, NY, to the Cake Decorators of the OC, this show hunts them down and features their greatest concoctions.

Each episode is broken down into four segments that feature confection shops from across the nation. From coast-to-coast, the show highlights the finest bakeries and sweet shops in specific areas; most creating unique and decedent sweets. The hosts share the history of the sweet shop they will be visiting and their owners, followed by information about their most famous confection. The segment on each location wraps up with a hands-on approach to how the confection is made and, of course, a tasting of the sweet.

The hosts of this show leave no sweet, stone uncovered. The treat shops covered range from mom-and-pop bakeries, to freelance cake makers, to famous chocolate locales across the nation. During the hour-long episode audiences are given a crash course in desserts and everything sweet the life has to offer. The hosts, all food-industry experts, also share their experiences and thoughts on each confection that they get to sample.

The show, truly, celebrates those in the dessert field who are truly innovative and unique. Viewers can expect odd flavor combinations, decadent surprises, and sweet confections that are a bit off the beaten path.

Unique Sweets is a series that is currently running and has 7 seasons (92 episodes). The series first aired on April 24, 2011.

Where do I stream Unique Sweets online? Unique Sweets is available for streaming on Cooking Channel, both individual episodes and full seasons. You can also watch Unique Sweets on demand at Philo, Amazon, Hulu, Vudu, Google Play, Apple TV online.

Sunday 10:30 PM et/pt on Cooking Channel
7 Seasons, 92 Episodes
April 24, 2011
Cast: Zac Young, Paulette Goto, Georgia Hardstark, Alie Ward
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Unique Sweets Full Episode Guide

  • Sweets in NYC are spotlighted in the Season 7 finale, starting with giant cookies and fudge cakes at the adorable vegan bakeshop Sweets by Chloe.

  • Sweet desserts in Austin are spotlighted, starting at Sugar Mama's Bakeshop, which is famous for its old-fashioned chocolate malted milkshake cupcakes and shortbread unicorns with edible glitter. Then, Churro Co. offers original toppings, including buttery popcorn sugar and vanilla ice cream. Finally, savory tastes and herbaceous liqueurs are included in the gelatos served at Gelateria Gemelli.

  • Desserts in the Arizona desert are spotlighted during visits to Fluff It Marshmallows in Gilbert; Sweet Republic Artisan Ice Cream in Phoenix; and Paletas Betty in Chandler, which includes dozens of Mexican ice pops.

  • Imaginative delectables. Featuring: customized ice cream sandwiches prepared with warm cookies; a trip to Hail Mary in Brooklyn; small bites that are huge on flavor from Super Chunk Sweets and Treats in Scottsdale.

  • We head to Seattle to find their most delectable and delicious sweets.

  • Highlighting treats that deliver layers upon layers of fabulous flavors and textures. Featuring: Union Fare Bakery in New York City's original take on the classic croissant, with flavors like red velvet and birthday cake.

  • Highlighting Southern treats from the Wandering Goose in Seattle; quiches, pies and scones at a neighborhood place called Stir Crazy Baked Goods in Fort Worth; and sugary sweet treats with French and Asian inspiration at Bibble and Sip in New York City.

  • New York's most surprising sweets are highlighted. Segments showcase an underground donut spot; a consumable work of ice cream art at Eggloo in Manhattan; and ready-to-eat raw cookie dough in a cup.

  • A journey to Miami starts off with a stop at the Salty Donut for a sample of their 24-hour raised brioche dough. Then, cupcakes prepared with bold Latin flavors at L.A. Sweetz; and pies at Fireman Derek's Bakeshop that are piled high with a variety of toppings.

  • A peek at frozen goodies in Southern California. Featuring: sophisticated ice cream creations from Snow Monster in Long Beach; one-of-a-kind waffle cones at Cauldron Ice Cream in Santa Ana; and hand-crafted flavors from Front Porch Pops.

  • Special places putting unique twists on American classics are included in the Season 7 opener. Featuring: The Doughnut Project in New York City serves donuts flavored with bone marrow and everything bagels; Sweetness Bake Shop in Miami incorporates childhood favorites with tropical Latin twists; and at the Dirty Cookie in Tustin, Cal., milk and cookies mix in edible cookie shot glasses.

  • Featuring all new creations. Including: coconut cremeaux from the Pig and the Lady in Honolulu; a made-to-order dessert restaurant in N.Y.C.; and Southern cakes in glass jars from Sweet Lulu's Bakery on Wheels in Charleston.

  • Featuring morning munchies: original ways to add fruit and vegetables to your morning meal; a huge display of donuts; and muesli toast with fruit, nuts, honey and green-tea custard.

  • Discover the places in New York City that serve global-inspired sweets.

  • A look at yummy treats in Portland, Oregon. Including: squash and chocolate scones at Bushel and Peck Bakeshop; lemon and devil's food treats at the Cakery; and coconut Bundt cake at Palmetto Cafe.

  • Featuring a modern spin on classic desserts. Including: a German chocolate cake flavored shake in San Fran.; an original four-layered carrot cake in Portland, Oregon; and creative donuts from Elsie's Parlor in Brooklyn, New York.

  • Take a trip and sample the best sweets in the San Francisco Bay Area.

  • Visits to Maine attractions, such as Scratch Baking Co., Wicked Woopies, and Catbird Cremery.

  • These sweet treats will help tide you over during a long afternoon.

  • Sweet starts to the day. Including: mashed potato donuts in Portland, Maine; in Brooklyn, orange rolls and berry sweet cheese kolaches; and carrot-cake pancakes and fried-chicken-and-waffle sandwiches in Charleston.

  • Sweet treats from Charleston, South Carolina: sweet biscuits at Callie's Hot Little Biscuit; baked goods at Brown's Court Bakery; and fancy cakes from Sweet Lulu's Bakery on Wheels.

  • Featuring three of New York City's original restaurants: made to order desserts at Dominique Ansel Kitchen; incredible ice cream sandwiches at Good Batch; unique frozen desserts at Snow Days.

  • Sweet treats at some of the best food places in L.A.: French pastries at Republique; unique ice cream sandwiches at Churro Borough; and original cloud cakes at Bo Nuage.

  • Shaved ice at Honolulu's Shimazu Store; edgy adult treats at New York's Ice and Vice; and at Burbank, California's Quenelle, funnel cake ice cream sandwiches.

  • Three shops exceed expectations when it comes to making America's deeply loved donuts. At Donut Friend in L.A., there are vegan delights including berries, mint and donut sandwiches. In New York at Underwest Donuts, they show off their Halva Tahini donunts. In Honolulu, Champion Malasadas offer Portuguese-style donuts fried as you wish with plenty of sugar.

  • Featuring sweet treats from Hawaii: Celeb chef Lee Anne Wong fixes brunch at Koko Head Cafe.