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Starbucks offers Peppermint Mocha’s all year round!

THIS IS THE BEST INFORMATION I HAVE EVEN GIVEN YOU. This may be interesting to some … or maybe not. I went to Starbucks a few steps away from work and started talking to the cashier about holiday drinks. Since [...]

January 24, 2011 Dessert, Downtown

Purdy’s Milk Chocolate Bar

I was surprising M at work and well… I went too early so I stopped off at Purdy’s to take a look. 2 things I love from Purdy’s: HedgeHogs Ice Cream Bar Since I love nuts ( no pun intended), [...]

January 19, 2011 Dessert, North Burnaby, Uncategorized

Cafe Medina (Visit #2)

To celebrate a bunch of us working in Downtown, Mandu, NotFauna and I went to Cafe Medina. We went in the middle of the day at 1pm to get some lunch. Since we had 3 people, it was hard to [...]

January 16, 2011 Brunch, Cafe, Dessert, Four Beakers, Gastown

Leisure Tea & Coffee (Visit #2)

Last time I visited here for just tea. This time I went with InsecureGirl and  KoreanGirl to revist this place to check out more of what they had to offer. We got one of the Oriental Style Combo for 2 [...]

January 14, 2011 Cafe, Chinese, Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Bubble Fruity

Bubble Fruity is an authentic HK dessert shop in Richmond. I have always been craving for good Mango sago cream, but I could never find it in BC… until now. They are quite popular. We asked the owners if they [...]

January 12, 2011 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

salle de the Tea Room @ 113

salle de thé Tea Room is a tea, dessert, and wine place in Richmond. Insecuregirl and I bought 4 coupons from IndulgeLiving to go to salle de thé Tea Room. We were really glad we got the coupons because our [...]

January 4, 2011 Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Dairy Queen Introduces “Mini” Blizzard Size

Fabo, M, FragileBoy, NotFauna, JoJoCake and I were at Coquitlam Mall looking for Ben & Jerrys…but apparently it disappeared, so to solve our sweet tooth…we decided to get a blizzard. We discovered that they had a new Mini Size of [...]

December 31, 2010 Dessert, Fast Food

Dragon Ball Tea House

Dragon Ball Tea House is a popular bubble tea place in Vancouver. They serve milky teas, slushes, real fruit, powder, and many other types of customizable bubble teas. If you are an indecisive person, you will be totally confused when [...]

December 24, 2010 Chinese, Dessert, Shaughnessy, Three Beakers

Frappe Bliss and Qoola in Aberdeen Mall

Frappe Bliss serves up flavoured shaved ice at Aberdeen Mall. The flavours can range from Mango to Peanut. This little kiosk is actually owned by Fairchild. Isn’t that interesting? It’s like they practically own most of everything in the mall. [...]

December 23, 2010 Dessert, Richmond, Two Beakers

Berry Good

I went to Berry Good with my food buddies – SFUPretender and FinanceGirl. Berry Good serves desserts, coffee, and tea. Their specialty is Japanese and Korean inspired desserts. Perhaps the owners are Korean and Japanese. They are located in Richmond [...]

December 21, 2010 Cafe, Dessert, Japanese, Korean, Three Beakers, Uncategorized

Excellent Tofu & Snack Ltd

Excellent Tofu and Snack LTD. looks pretty sketchy from the outside but they make some amazing tofu dessert. Perfect for a snack or after dinner dessert….or if you are a tofu fanatic…you would just come here anytime. The inside looks [...]

December 19, 2010 Chinese, Dessert, Four Beakers, Richmond

Thomas Haas Fine Chocolates & Patisserie (Kitsilano)

Thomas Haas is famous for his amazing chocolate creations. From cakes, to pastries, to chocolates…they are just amazing. I’ve got the chance to try the North Vancouver location, but not Kits until now. FinanceGirl and SFUPretender got bored and decided [...]

December 7, 2010 Dessert, Four Beakers, Kitsilano

Sweet Revenge

Sweet Revenge is always the place to be when you want to be transported into a victorian setting.  At Sweet Revenge you will be spoiled by the different types of desserts and beverages. This place is pretty dark from the outside, so [...]

December 4, 2010 Dessert, Mount Pleasant/Main Street, Three Beakers

Bella Gelateria

Bella Gelateria is located under the Fairmont Pan Pacific. I always go to La Casa Gelato to get my fix of gelato, but I find that their quality has gone down. On my search for gelato, why not check out [...]

November 14, 2010 Dessert, Downtown, Four Beakers

Meat & Bread

Meat & Bread is a new lunch spot that opened up on Hastings right across the road from Nuba. When I first heard the name, I thought to myself, Meat & Bread…how good can it really be? As they say, [...]

November 13, 2010 Cafe, Dessert, Downtown, Three Beakers

Kimono Koi Crepes

Kimono Koi Crepes is not hard to find at all. It is the bright pink street cart located outside of City Centre Skytrain. They serve up savory and sweet crepes. Here is their menu separated by cold, savory, and sweet. The prices range from [...]

November 8, 2010 Dessert, Downtown, Streetcart, Three Beakers

Michi Waffle & Expresso Bar

Walking along Robson Street CanuckGirl, TaiwaneseGirl and I were looking to find something to satisfy our sweet tooth. Michi Waffle & Expresso Bar caught my eye with their really pretty storefront display. Walking into their store, the décor was very [...]

September 19, 2010 Dessert, Robson Street/West End, Three Beakers

BeaverTails (Lonsday Quay)

What are BeaverTails? They are not tails of beavers but a type of hand stretched fried pastry covered in sugar and cinnamon. I kept hearing about this Canadian wonder called BeaverTails but I never got around to purchasing one on [...]

August 29, 2010 Dessert, North Vancouver, Two Beakers
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