I continue to try breakfasts in Irkutsk catering. The second institution for review this month, I chose a cafe-confectionery Cake & Coffee Union (“Union, cakes and coffee”) that Karl Marx. Once I ran there for lunch, and then the institution did not impress me at all: a vague menu with Shawarma (tasteless, by the way), sandwiches and coffee, sluggish staff and an absolute absence of guests. Decided to give the cafe a second chance to have Breakfast there.
The institution has its own website and quite nice “Instagram”. As the name implies, Cake & Coffee Union specializes in baking: every day there are prepared cakes, pastries and “sweets-joy” (as indicated on the website). Noted for myself that Breakfast is invited at any time. Continue reading
Modern sweet tooth is difficult to surprise: all kinds of shops and coffee shops offer hundreds of desserts from different countries. Here you and the Austrian strudel, and Japanese sweet rolls with fruit, and French Mille-feuille… But if you say that for you there is nothing surprising and unknown in the universe of confectionery art, we will answer – is!
Spaghetti with chocolate
Perhaps it is difficult to describe the power of love for pasta Italians: it is eaten even for dessert. There is even a separate type of spaghetti, which includes cocoa. Conversely, pasta is part of many desserts – it is supplemented with honey, pistachios, fruit and cream, sprinkle with orange peel and almond petals, coconut and cinnamon. Prepare ravioli with ricotta, chocolate and any other sweet fillings. Continue reading