Desserts are sacred territory. If you’re willing and able to cross over from dinner into dessert, it needs to take the food experience up a notch. Leave no crumb behind and all that. We’re fortunate to be home to a tight scene of sweet eateries home to many a delightful dish. We threw together a small list of places you should visit as soon as possible – because good food waits for no one. If you get hungry reading this, it’s not our fault.
Let’s get real for a second; a picture is worth a thousand words but even pictures struggle to describe the jaw-dropping ridiculousness that is a milkshake from RE:GRUB. They’re what Instagram was built for: Bright, colourful, and seemingly defying every known law of physics. Yeah, they’re pretty solid when it comes to making burgers too, but sadly that doesn’t compare to a giant milkshake topped with a glazed donut, a chocolate-covered ice cream cone OR a muffin that looks like it could be Bob Marley. Tread with caution! You might want to tackle dessert as a meal in its own right if you’re visiting this place.
Do doughnuts count as dessert? Should they be considered a main dish? Who really cares? All that matters is Doughnut Party serves to fill that void in your heart Tim Horton’s vacated decades ago when they decided fresh pastries were a thing of the past. Doughnut Party is living proof that you can put anything on a donut and succeed. With a sticky, deep-fried confection, drizzled and covered in just about anything they fancy, and paired with a cup of hot coffee, you’ll be in dessert heaven.
Three words: Ice cream sandwich. Cookies are a hard thing to fudge up and while they do a great job at traditional cookies, you’re doing yourself a disservice by not trying out Cookie Love’s rendition of the classic ice cream sandwich. Talk about satisfying a sweet tooth!
So there you have it? Where do you go to satisfy your sweet tooth? Any essentials we need to know about?