Category Archives: Sweet Treats

PappaRich

The newest Malaysian restaurant in Wellington has just opened up on Grey Street, right in the middle of the CBD.  PappaRich is an international chain serving up some popular Malaysian dishes that include nasi lemak, laksa, roti etc..

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Seriously Good Chocolate Company & Cafe

The Seriously Good Chocolate Company is a local chocolatier established in 2000 by Jane Stanton using her grandfathers recipe for her friends and family.  Today, the Seriously Good Chocolate Company is thriving in the Southern town of Invercargill continuing making quality handmade gourmet … 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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Lord Stow’s – Worlds Best Portuguese Egg Tarts – Revisited

There is no other place in the world that beats the famous Lord Stow’s  Portuguese Egg tarts.  The light flaky, crispy pastry  cupping some delicious smooth, creamy soft delicate and sweet creamy custard with their signature black spotting on the … 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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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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What I ate in Bangkok

Bangkok is one of those places where you never run out of things to eat.  Whether it be cheap street food to the more elaborate fine dining establishments.   Mr Wasabi and I tend to eat very local, to experience … Continue reading

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Did you say Milkshake @ BurgerBurger

I do not know what it is that lures me to Burger Burger’s thickshakes.  It is the fact that they use Kohu Road ‘s ice cream in their milk shakes or is the organic milk that is used? either way … Continue reading

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Doughnuts @ Bread & Butter

I do not know what is it but there seems to be an influx especially in Auckland for doughnuts.  I have to say Little and Friday’s were the first to bring out doughnuts and from there has taken off when … Continue reading

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