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Food

A Sweet Freebie Alert: Today is 'Just Desserts' Day

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Cupcakes at Frosted (Julie Wolfson/LAist)


Cupcakes at Frosted (Julie Wolfson/LAist)
The new reality food show Top Chef: Just Desserts debuts tonight on the Bravo network, and to celebrate, bakeries, sweets shops, and restaurants all over Los Angeles, and the nation have freebies to give away."Consumers will be able to sample free desserts at local participating bakeries and retailers, from Top Chef Just Desserts branded trucks in certain cities and through a special partnership with Opentable.com," explains Bravo's The Dish blog.

Here in L.A. between 1-3 today there will be free sweets at places like Babycakes NYC in DTLA, Frosted Cupcakery in Hollywood, Buttercake Bakery in West Hollywood, Porto's in Glendale, Vanilla Bake Shop in Santa Monica, and many more. Use the Top Chef: Just Desserts Facebook page to locate today's Sweets spots. Bonus for social media wonks with a sweet tooth: You can get a special Bravo Just Desserts badge today for your check-in.

If you want to root for the hometown pastry chef-testant, it's South Pasadena's Danielle Keene you'll be cheering for. Top Chef: Just Desserts debuts tonight at 10 p.m. on Bravo, following the finale of Season 7 of Top Chef.