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New Berlin woman creates artistic cookies

Kristine M. Kierzek, Special to the Milwaukee Journal Sentinel
Published 8:01 a.m. CT Oct. 2, 2020 | Updated 8:21 a.m. CT Oct. 2, 2020



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Fork. Spoon. Life. Kasey Gusho

When Kasey Gusho learned macarons were the top of the list for baking challenges, she set her sights on mastering the recipe. She watched a lot of Instagram and YouTube videos. There were a lot of failures. 

Then she finally got it right, and she wanted even more of a challenge. She began having fun with it, taking her macarons to the next level by creating colorful shapes, characters, logos and designs. 

Now she sells her custom macarons as Kasey’s Confections, creating hand designed and unique desserts to order. 

The New Berlin resident’s creative cookies include unicorns, puppy dogs and birthday themes, even gender reveal options with colored filling inside. Celebrating local

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New business model: Madison man goes online to sell cookies

MADISON, Wis. — Yeng Yang’s had tremendous success recently with the Yummee cookies he began selling at the Dane County Farmers’ Market, and now he’s opening a storefront on Madison’s Far West Side.

Before the COVID-19 pandemic, Yeng sold most of his baked goods at farmers’ markets, but sales suffered when the Capitol Square market couldn’t operate in its usual location this year.

Through Facebook, Yeng’s been able to sell and deliver thousands of cookies throughout the state and as far as St. Paul, Minnesota, the Wisconsin State Journal reported.

Yeng is keeping his membership at FEED Kitchens on Madison’s North Side, but is opening a shop at 5510 University Ave., next to the Original Pancake House, in what last housed the Mexican restaurant Lalo’s.

At the shop he’ll have his Ooey Gooey chocolate chip cookies and three other varieties — peanut butter chip, sea salt macadamia and caramel pecan

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