Wednesday, May 30, 2012

Thierry - nice place for desserts


Thierry Chocolaterie Patisserie Cafe

1059 Alberni St, Vancouver

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Food: 3.5
Service: 3
Price: Fair +

There is always room for dessert, say the girl with the extra dessert stomach. That't me in a nutshell, I love desserts and always on the lookout for new places. So when I heard about Theirry opened by the renown Cin Cin dessert chef Thierry Busset, I was more than willing to give it a try.
I leisurely strolled the streets of down town after attending a seminar on a Monday afternoon, thinking that the dessert shop should be pretty empty consider the time and day, but I was wrong. The place was pretty packed at around 3pm.
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Tuesday, May 1, 2012

Cakeaters - who knew cake decorating could be so fun!


Baking has always been one of my hobbies, but life has been so busy recently, that I don't have the time to bake. Okay, truth be told, I am mostly feeling lazy when I am not busy. :P Anyways, when I saw a deal popped on Wagjag for a whole day cake decorating class, I was more than happy to get my butt of the couch and actually learn something, that's when I called up my baker friend A and off we went. 
When we were looking for the address for Cakeaters, it almost seemed like it was just a residential area, so we initially thought the class was hosted in someone's home, and the expectation went down a few notches. However, this was so far from the truth in so many ways.
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