Category Archives: Dessert

Jardin Grill @ Sofitel Hotel

Sofitel Hotel is Wellington’s newest hotel located right opposite the Bolton Hotel on Bolton Street bring the number of 5 star hotels to 3.

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Chaos Cafe

Chaos Cafe had always been on my places to go to in New Plymouth.   The last time we were here, we were staying at the neighbouring hotel which had included breakfast, which meant there was no real reason for me … Continue reading

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Little and Friday – relocated

It has certainly been a while since I last visited little and Friday for one of their delicious doughnuts, so I thought I would take the opportunity to go this time after hearing they had relocated to a larger more … Continue reading

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Hui Lao Shan – Revisited

Hui Lao Shan use to be one of my favourite places in Hong Kong for some decent Hong Kong style desserts, that sell various mango related desserts.    I must admit, it has been a while since I last visited … Continue reading

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Le Salon De Joel Rubuchon @ Elements

Our hotel was located right next to Joel Rubuchon’s Le Salon.  As my first visit I was wanting to go back to try other items and what beter chance to try since it was conveniently located next door to our … Continue reading

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Laduree Macarons – Hong Kong

I have walked these very popular Laduree macarons many times but never managed to have enough time to stop and try them until now.

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Meet Fresh – Wellington

Meet Fresh, which is an Asian dessert store selling a selection of  teas, crushed ice desserts, tofu puddings, herbal jelly (aka grass jelly) desserts, have recently opened in Wellington on Courtenay Place.  And seeing it was a joy to my … Continue reading

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Ice Cream @ Patagonia Chocolates

There is no visit to Queenstown without a visit to my favourite ice cream parlour – Patagonia Chocolates.  I have an extremely weak spot for the Patagonia Chocilate with Macadamia Nuts. Looking at the pricing structure it is better value to … Continue reading

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La Tropenizene

I went on a wild goose chase to Milford, thinking a new Zara store had opened up.  It turned out to be a store selling a range of Zara clothing.  After an unsuccessful journey I headed to La Tropenizenne to … Continue reading

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Dessert Story

There is no visit to Melbourne without a visit to Dessert Story, which is one a few places that sell Taiwanese/Hong Kong desserts to finish the evening with. The clientele that you normally find here are of Chinese descent consuming … Continue reading

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