Browsing the "Dessert" Category

Tina Cake Desserts: Vietnamese Dessert Shop in Vancouver

Tina Cake and Desserts is one of the first Vietnamese Dessert Shops in Vancouver. Very refreshing to see that it doesn’t just focus on Che. I was looking online for some new places and this place popped up and looked [...]

May 18, 2019 Dessert, Kensington, Vietnamese

[Sneak Peek] Matcha Cafe Maiko in Richmond

The long awaited opening of Matcha Cafe Maiko in Metro Vancouver, specifically Richmond is just days away with a Grand Opening of May 2, 2019. Matcha Cafe Maiko is a popular matcha cafe in Hawaii known of their fun and [...]

April 26, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

Hiel Cafe in Burnaby: Review

Hiel Cafe in Burnaby is a hidden gem that serves up coffee, sandwiches, poké, brunch, and soufflé pancakes. Located right at a very busy intersection, where most people pass by and don’t give this cafe a visit. I saw online [...]

April 19, 2019 Brunch, Cafe, Dessert, South Burnaby

iTofu: Tofu Pudding and Drinks in Richmond

iTofu is a new tofu shop that has opened up in Richmond and got their start at the Richmond Night Market years ago. They serve up a variety of items from sweet to savoury. They recently won best tofu dessert [...]

April 12, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

Usagi Sweets: Japanese Sweets in Vancouver

Usagi Sweets is a small shop with Japanese pastries like mochi mochi, brownies, cookies, and other sweet treats. It is run by the daughter of the owners of the now defunct Basho Cafe, which has now become Yama Cafe after [...]

March 16, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Fairview, Japanese

Tsujiri Richmond: Japanese Savoury Dishes and Desserts at the Patisserie

Tsujiri finally opened in Richmond, BC after a long anticipated wait. They specialize in Japanese matcha desserts that are just addictive. I went to their Edmonton location last year and was surprised their concept in Vancouver is a bit different. [...]

February 16, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Noodles, Richmond

Matcha Cafe Maiko: Dessert in San Francisco

Matcha Cafe Maiko is a great place for matcha and Hojicha dessert lovers. When I was in San Francisco, I knew I needed to make a visit while we were in Japan Town. I couldn’t miss this chance. As it [...]

February 15, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Japanese, San Francisco

Cacao 70: Valentine’s Day Raspberry Waffles and Hot Chocolate

Cacao 70: Sweet House on Granville Street serves up sweet treats to customers who come in. They currently offer a Valentine’s Day special menu until February 17th, 2018. The regular items in the shop focus on waffles, brunch, dips and [...]

February 12, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown

Ganache Patisserie: Saint Valentin 2019 for Valentine’s Day

Ganache Pâtisserie is always crafting up something new for each holiday season. For Valentine’s Day, they have launched their Saint Valentin Cassis Hojicha Chocolat 2019. The cake is inspired by their current Fall/Winter collection and continues with the fragrant hojicha [...]

February 11, 2019 Cafe, Dessert, Yaletown

Dessert Collection by Fumiko Moreton at The Trump Champagne Lounge

The Trump Champagne Lounge is launching their Dessert Collection by head pastry chef, Fumiko Moreton. It is available exclusively in the evenings to make the nights more decadent and interactive. Their 4 new dessert treats capture love, romance and spring. [...]

February 10, 2019 Dessert, Downtown

Bake49: Japanese Desserts in Yaletown

I have been waiting in anticipation for Bake49 to open since they announced their location in Yaletown. I’m a sucker for Japanese desserts, so I had to make my friend go with me despite being on a diabetic diet until [...]

January 22, 2019 Dessert, Japanese, Yaletown

Spiritea Drinks: Cold Brewed Teas and Cakes in Richmond (Aberdeen Centre)

Spiritea Drinks is located at Aberdeen Centre and they specialize in cold brewed tea and desserts. They soak the tea leaves in a low-temperature glacial water, which releases the tea tannins and caffeine to produce a smooth and rich tea [...]

December 22, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Richmond

Forêt Noire Pâtisserie: Now Open in Vancouver

There is a new French bakery on West Broadway close to City Hall – Forêt Noire Pâtisserie. They just opened a a few weeks ago serving up delicious treats like croissants, macarons, chocolates, cakes, and beverages. They have a few [...]

December 21, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Fairview

[Sneak Peek] Ganache Patisserie: Bûches de Noël for the Holidays

Ganache Patisserie has launched their newest Bûches de Noël which will feature 2 modern interpretations of the classic yulelog and 2 of their classic flavours. We got a sneak peek of these 4 flavours of their Bûches de Noël. Traditional [...]

December 9, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Yaletown

Ganache Pâtisserie: New 2018 Seasonal Flavours for the Fall and Winter

Ganache Pâtisserie has been one of our favourite bakeries in Vancouver for a long time. Situated in Yaletown, they have been creating amazing pastries since I can remember. It’s always a treat when I go to birthday parties or some [...]

November 21, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Yaletown

Hui Lau Shan: Now Open in Downtown Vancouver

It was late at night and my friends and I stumbled upon Hui Lau Shan open on Denman Street close to Robson Street. I have been anticipating their opening for a while as the first location in Kerrisdale is a [...]

October 22, 2018 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Downtown

Lot185 Cafe and Wine Bar in Downtown Vancouver

Lot185 is located inside the Vancouver Convention Centre West, closest to Jack Poole Plaza. They are a coffee bar by day and wine bar by night. They feature locally-roasted coffee by Moja Coffee, freshly baked pastries made in-house, and tapas [...]

September 30, 2018 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, Tapas

Bouchon Bakery: Pastries and Coffee in Yountville

Bouchon Bakery in Yountville California is Thomas Keller’s first and original location for his bakery. This is beside Bouchon Bistro as well as French Laundry a little bit further away. We came here for a snack in the morning before [...]

September 18, 2018 Cafe, California, Dessert, French, Napa Valley