Elated for Eclairs

MAITRE CHOIX, SOHO: A popular French patisserie with daily baked goodies, opened by the Michelin 3 star pastry chef, Joakim Prat, Maitre Choux is probably one of my closest Michelin encounters so far! The branch in Soho just recently opened and I had the chance of trying their eclairs during the giveaway.. because otherwise 6 … Continue reading Elated for Eclairs

Midnight Dumplings

DUMPLINGS PLUS: Located on the busy stretch of Swanston street near Melbourne Central, Dumplings Plus offers a quick Asian snack fix (or meals). We stumbled across it after a craving for Xiao Long Bao built up from a late night Shop the City event at Emporium, and without hesitation that was the dish we ordered. … Continue reading Midnight Dumplings

Picture Perfect Pufflets

PUFFLETS: A relatively new store on Therry Street near Queen Victoria Markets, Pufflets is an Asian dessert store specialising in Hong Kong Street Waffles and egg-based waffley Asian desserts with piles of toppings mixed together. We walked here late on a Saturday night and it was really busy! The interior is small and full of … Continue reading Picture Perfect Pufflets

Cake for Breakfast? YES PLEASE!

BRUNETTI, CARLTON: WOOOOW everytime I come here the sheer size of this dessert dreamland amazes me. The desserts just keep coming. You walk inside, graced by the presence of beautifully crafted cakes on each side, followed by petite creations for one self to enjoy, followed by a cafe for hot drinks, then pastries, then MORE … Continue reading Cake for Breakfast? YES PLEASE!

Crêpe Craze

ROULE GALETTE, MELBOURNE CBD: A little bit of a late post as we had this about a week ago. Roule Galette is a cute little crepe place just off Flinders Lane (close to Laneway Greens) as we decided to treat ourselves after our lil Laneway Cleanse! It's quite a small shop front, with about 2 to … Continue reading Crêpe Craze

Gelato Joy pt. 2

GELATO MESSINA, WINDSOR: Time for the second stop of our Gelato Joy-ful Journey to Gelato Messina in Windsor on Chapel Street. Maybe we went at an off-peak time, but Messina was quite quiet and we were the only customers. The set out is similar to a normal icecream store with the variety of flavours on display … Continue reading Gelato Joy pt. 2

Going Gaga for Grain Store

GRAIN STORE, MELBOURNE CBD: After reading up some incredible reviews, we were keen to try grain store! We went there just a little bit past 9 on a Saturday morning to avoid prime time brunching hour (no one likes lining up) and we managed to get ourselves a table just before a line started building … Continue reading Going Gaga for Grain Store

Gâteaux Gastronomy

  BIBELOT, SOUTH MELBOURNE: Situated in the leafy, suburban area of South Melbourne, and a short stroll from the hustling bustling activity of the South Melbourne Markets, Bibelot is a place of desert dreams. As you walk in, you are presented with a wall of chocolate treats and sweets, ranging from chocolate truffles, to nut covered … Continue reading Gâteaux Gastronomy