Category Archives: Pastry

Molnár’s Kürtőskalács, Budapest

From Vienna we took an east-bound train and crossed over into Hungary for our first Eastern Europe experience. I was under the impression that Eastern Europe countries are more exotic but less developed than their Western Europe counterparts. We were slightly … Continue reading

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Café Hawelka, Vienna

Apfelstrudel and Sachertorte are probably the two most famous pastry representative of Austrian cuisine. We didn’t try any of these when we last visited Vienna in 2014 as we only planned a short 2 day stay back then. After ticking off our … Continue reading

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Asterisque アステリスク, Tokyo

In Tokyo, forgoing breakfasts is the norm as there is always something out there to try instead of having the standard buffet spread in the hotels. Be it going to Tsukiji market, enjoying pancakes at the cafes, or savouring pastries … Continue reading

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Kisshokaryo Kyoto

We wanted to visit Kisshokaryo Kyoto to try their warabi mochi and to our surprise the cafe is so popular that you need to collect a queue ticket for an allocated seating time. When we arrived at close to 4pm, … Continue reading

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Original Cake 源味本鋪, Singapore

Curiosity struck me as I got attracted to the smell of freshly baked confectionery. As I walked closer I realised that there was a shop – Original Cake, selling the Taiwanese-style castella cake in Westgate. Having seen reports of snaking long … Continue reading

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Henri Charpentier, Singapore

Happy to have 1 more pastry shop option around Tanjong Pagar with the addition of Henri Charpentier flagship store. Despite its rather French sounding name, this is actually a Japanese confectionery from Kobe, Japan. I decided to try a few classic … Continue reading

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PABLO mini, Osaka

Passed by the Pablo Cafe at Dotonbori around noon but decided that we probably can’t finish the 15cm diameter whole cheesecake during our stay in Japan (in fact we are flying off the next day and we wanted to try … Continue reading

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