Category Archives: Bakery

Travel Guide to Eastern Australia – Sydney, Bondi Beach, Brisbane, Cairns

If you are planning a trip to Sydney and travelling up east coast of Australia, here is some stuff we liked, as well as some suggestions from friends of ours, and that you may find fun and places we would … Continue reading

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Day 2 at The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane & UKBC Finals 2014!

We wanted to visit some of the exhibitors and talks that we had not had a chance on our previous day, as well as ensuring we did not miss the theatre and showmanship of the UK Barista Championships on the … Continue reading

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The London Coffee Festival at Old Truman Brewery, Brick Lane

We went to meet Jesse and Arya from Nuffnang UK and fellow bloggers, and experience The London Coffee Festival together. It was great to be able to walk straight passed the massive queues creeping round the corner, and into the … Continue reading

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Dindin Kitchen – a newly launched innovative eatery serving great Persian dishes!

  Dindin Kitchen is a new Persian restaurant in Holborn. The restaurant looks bright and airy, but has fairly limited seating; be prepared if you go at the height of the lunchtime rush to take away. On arrival, we got … Continue reading

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Gluten, Wheat and Dairy Free Cinnamon & Chocolate Chip Cake

In keeping with my strict new FODMAP diet for my IBS and needing to have gluten, wheat and dairy free products, but did not want to miss out on my treats, I decided to make a GWD-Free Cinnamon and Chocolate Chip … Continue reading

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Divine Chocolate pop-up shop in Seven Dials, Covent Garden until Sunday 9th March, 2014

We went to the pop-up shop of Divine chocolates to check out their new additions to their range – the Whole Almond and the Dark Chocolate with Mango. Got a warm welcome from David (Manager) and the team, as well … Continue reading

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Dum Dum Donutterie – Doughnuts launch in Boxpark, Shoreditch!

We went to the launch of Dum Dum Doughnuts in Boxpark, located in the trendy surrounds of Shoreditch. The brains behind this company are patisserie owner and artisan chef, Paul Hurley and his father Tom. The difference with Dum Dum Doughnuts compared … Continue reading

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Early breakfast at Hummingbird Bakery, Islington

As I no longer work near Angel, I miss the warm welcome I always got at this newest member to the Hummingbird family, and the airy bright feel you are greeted with when you walked into this branch. It was … Continue reading

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La Pâtisserie des Rêves – the cake shop of your dreams

La Pâtisserie des Rêves looks almost more like an art gallery than a cake shop, individual cakes presented on plinths under glass teardrops. This is oddly apposite as these cakes are works of art. Everything is designed by Philippe Conticini (chef patron) … Continue reading

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Happy 10th Birthday Hummingbird Bakery – Getting into the birthday spirit with a cupcake blowout!

What better way to get into the birthday spirit and share the Hummingbird birthday love with friends than with a cupcake blowout! New Year diets? 🙂 Lovely selection of Black Bottom, Tiramisu, Cookies & Cream and Chocolate Frosting & Chocolate … Continue reading

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