Edible Spoonbridge and Cherry dessert celebrates Sculpture Garden anniversary

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A whimsical take on the traditional birthday cake has been whipped up in honor of the 25th anniversary of the Minneapolis Sculpture Garden.

The Pioneer Press reports diners can indulge in an edible replica of the Spoonbridge and Cherry sculpture, often used as an icon to identify Minneapolis.

The dessert is available at Gather by D'Amico at the Walker Art Center. The special item will be on the menu through the summer. It includes a chocolate mousse dome on a chocolate shortbread, a chocolate almond cake filled with cherry cheesecake and a chocolate tart drizzled with cherry compote. A marzipan cherry sits atop a spoon made of molded chocolate.

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