Italian brunch sort-of

Pandoro [panˈdɔːro] is a traditional Italian sweet yeast bread, most popular around Christmas and New Year. Typically a Veronese product, pandoro is traditionally shaped like a frustum with an eight-pointed star section. Continue reading

Wellington shakin’ in a good way!

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So we’ve had the third biggest quake in 100 years in Welly recently yet it ‘s nice to know a nicer type of shaking has taken place in upper Cuba St. Sweet Bakery and Cakery has opened with amazing cakes and design-your-own shakes. Epic. The Mama café is in Karori and I just happened to try ’em out both lately. Continue reading

Fancy some rabbit with your coffee and bread?

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Leeds St may be the shortest street in Welly but it sure has a lot to offer. I’ve poked my nose several times into the windows of the Red Rabbit cafe/boutique roastery and adjacent Leeds St Bakery on my Sunday walks, vowing to return with friends for a Saturday coffee. I finally got to visit with a friend but on a week day.

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