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Category Archives: Dessert

4 Picks to Satisfy A Sweet Tooth (single-friendly)

By Nikki There’s no shortage of dessert go-tos in Montreal. We forwent everyone’s default favorite, Juliette et Chocolat, for more low-key, grab-and-go or sit-and-idle options that don’t also make you feel … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · Leave a comment

Cacao 70: Getting Choco-High!

By Sotong Cacao 70 – one of my two fav chocolate places in downtown, the other being Juliette et Chocolat, just a 10-minutes-walk from home whenever I need a piece of cacao heaven. One … Continue reading

March 21, 2014 · Leave a comment

Dragon Beard Candy: Sesame-ically yummy

By Nikki Thank goodness the only place with dragon beard candy in Montreal (or at least the only one I am aware of) offers some dope stuff. Nestled between a corner … Continue reading

July 20, 2013 · Leave a comment

Hodo Kwaja: Walnut-Shaped Goodies

By Sotong Strolling in Koreatown after a hearty dinner, I stumbled upon Hodo Kwaja – the place a friend once told me about how disappointed she was for not getting to try when … Continue reading

July 18, 2013 · 3 Comments

La Bamboche: Macarons that Go Easy on the Sweet

By Sotong After a 40-minute bus-and-metro ride from Downtown Toronto, I arrived at this spacious and cute place. I had a tough time deciding on which of the 8 flavors to try, … Continue reading

July 9, 2013 · Leave a comment