Ladurée, Sydney Westfield

Rich in Parisian history, Ladurée originated in France back in 1862, when Louis Ernest Ladurée, a miller from France’s southwest, created a bakery at 16 rue Royale in Paris. But, it wasn’t really till Ernest Ladurée’s wife, Jeanne Souchard, had the idea of mixing styles- the Parisian café and pastry shop gave birth to one of the first tea […]

The Grounds of Alexandria, Alexandria

Hope you are having a great weekend. I wanted to share with you a new brunch place I discovered this weekend. E, Monkey and I went to The Grounds of Alexandria for brunch today. Located in an old pie factory from the early 1900’s, The Grounds of Alexandria is the flagship venue for its specialty coffee. […]

The Victoria Room Tea Salon, Sydney

There’s something about Sunday afternoon, over indulging with your girlfriends that makes high tea the perfect haven. Recently we decided to go have high tea at The Victoria Room Tea Salon, located on the “Designer’s gallery”, level 4, Westfield Sydney. Lucky we booked in advance it would have been difficult to cater for such a […]

Adriano Zumbo, The Star

My current obsession at Adriano Zumbo would have to be Redskin macarons. Since the opening of his new concept store in The Star, Pyrmont. I have been there most weekends (and sometimes even after work on my way home) just to buy a cake or two. Today, was no exception. Its been awhile since redskin […]

Black Star Pastry Review

  An afternoon stroll in Newtown with N and E found us drooling over the exquisite cakes and pastry at Black Starry Pastry, Newtown. E mentioned that he had discovered this place recently and wanted to take us. I was intrigued and fixated with the idea of tasting a fresh watermelon cake that E recommended […]