Without the promise of sweets, mouths would never have the patience to stay open during dentist's appointments or closed during beekeeping demonstrations. Keep mouths copacetic with today's Groupon: for $7, you get $14 worth of baked goods, juice, and coffee at Wildflour Vegan Bakery and Juice Bar in Pawtucket.
The health-conscious confectioners at Wildflour Vegan Bakery and Juice Bar craft baked goods and beverages using locally sourced organic ingredients and unrefined sweeteners. Silence the incessant chatter of sweet teeth with a chocolate chip scone ($2.25), or infuse taste buds with wheat-free pep through gluten-free banana coconut muffins ($2.25 each). A frosty vegan-ice-cream milkshake($5) cools steaming palates after a long day of heated conversations and emotional fire-eating. A smoothie and juice bar dispenses freshly-squeezed fruit and veggie nectar in sippables such as the verdant avocolada green smoothie, which merges avocado, coconut water, and vanilla ($7). Parched talk-boxes can hungrily drink in a beverage menu chockablock with coffee, tea, and agave-sweetened lavender lemonade ($4 for a small, $5 for a large).
Wildflour’s sleek, bright interiors beckon munchers to perch at a table while sharing a sweet feast with an old friend or older, time-traveling version of a current friend. Partake in al fresco feeding frenzies in Wildflour’s outdoor seating area, unwrapping sweets swathed in bio-compostable packaging under the greedy gaze of brownie-loving clouds.