L’opera Patisserie

I came here for a friends birthday and was lucky enough to snag the LAST table at the front of the window. The macaroon options were very scarce, so there weren’t many options. So we ordered and sat down for the arrival of the goodies!! The last time I went to Etude L’opera was when it first opened. I remember going in the first few … Continue reading L’opera Patisserie

Tartine Bread and Pies

Date Visited: What I ate: May 30 2015 Chocolate Cake 6/10 Moist but tasted like it came from a box Very airy and had no depth to the chocolate and too crumbly The icing on top was luckily not too sweet, the cream cheese went well with the chocolate Blueberry sour cream pie 6/10 The crust was not very flaky The filling was okay – … Continue reading Tartine Bread and Pies

Thierry

Date Visited: May 8 2015 What I ate:  Mousse au fromage blanc (fromage blanc mousse +lemon curd+ cassis linzer) 8/10 Light, perfect sweetness, fromage-y One of my favourite desserts at Thierry The lemon curd adds a nice tartness and the cassis adds a nice berry flavour The fromage blanc mousse tasted light but still had a strong fromage flavour Address: 1059 Alberni Street, Metro Vancouver … Continue reading Thierry

Chef Tony 頤東大酒樓

Date Visited: March 8 2015 Address: 101-4600 No.3 Road Richmond, BC V6X Website: http://cheftonycanada.com/en/ Type of Restaurant: Chinese, dimsum, Seafood Price Range: $$$ Ambiance (out of five)/Setting/Design/service: 4/5 – design is very bright and classy, service was somewhat slow but very detailed Overall: 7/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! … Continue reading Chef Tony 頤東大酒樓

Soirette

Date Visited: February 13 2015 Address: 1433 West Pender Street Vancouver, BC V6E4S9 Website: http://shop.soirette.com/default.asp Type of Restaurant: Dessert, tea, high tea, bakery Price Range: $ Recommended: Matcha macaron, Caffe Mocha Macaron Overall: 7.5/10 (1-4: will never come back, 5: pass (I’m okay with a tinier morsel), 6: acceptable, 7: okay, 8: good, 9: Wow! Please enlarge my morsel. 10: Perfection. I could eat a … Continue reading Soirette