Sydney based pâtissier Adriano Zumbo and his successful chain of pâtisseries across Sydney had Melbourne sweet-tooths drooling over the news that this enterprise was making its way to their neighbourhood. Zumbo is the real life Willy Wonka. As soon as you walk into the shop, you suddenly feel like you’ve entered an imaginarium of colours, zany flavours and whimsical gateaux that look like intricate ornaments.Read More
This city bakery and cafe has quickly become a popular Melbourne establishment. Just the other week, a few of our readers hurriedly messaged us to tell us that we just had to try this place and explore their baked goods.Read More
A few weeks after Chez Dré opened back in 2011, there had been continuous murmurs, musings and curiosity about its beautifully baked croissants and pastries. Its location is smack bang in the middle of the South Melbourne market buzz where fresh produce, coffee and the vibe of people’s general love for food is just beaming from every street corner.Read More
Another wonderful speculoos treat! This croissant is filled with the delicious Belgian/Dutch spice biscuit filling and topped with that same filling and raspberry pieces. This croissant is so unbelievably crispy, that you can see that crisp just from the photo itself. The raspberry throughout it adds a tasty tartness to the final product.
Chez Dré's cruffins are so pretty and unique as they always look like they are getting dressed up for a special occasion with skirts of all colours (check out their other flavours to see what we mean!). This cruffin is dipped in a sweet white frosting and has a delicious blueberry and creamy yoghurt filling. The best part was the surprise of whole blueberries inside...yum!
Early risers, this one’s for you! Nestled among the quiet residential streets of Elwood, at first glance it may appear unassuming, but don’t let the nondescript atmosphere deceive you. Lune Croissanterie has earned a reputation for selling the best, most flaky and perfect croissant in Melbourne - and they’re only around this neck of the woods for two more weeks before they move on up to Fitzroy (see blurb below)!Read More