Tag: cake

  • Horchata and cake at Borona Baguetteria

    Horchata and cake at Borona Baguetteria

    We went to Borona Baguetteria for a slice of carrot cake and a horchata latte. Horchata is a traditional Mexican drink made from rice, cinnamon, and sometimes vanilla. It’s sweet, refreshing, and carries a distinctively comforting taste. When blended into a latte, horchata adds a creamy, cinnamon-infused twist to the classic coffee. The carrot cake…

  • The Alley Café Tres Abejas

    The Alley Café Tres Abejas

    We found a quaint café called Tres Abejas (three bees in Spanish) in a dimly-lit alley, yet its lighting was ingeniously designed, casting a warm, inviting glow. The place charmed us with its interplay of plants and vibrant murals, creating an enchanting urban oasis. Savoring our order of burnt cheesecake and a decaf flat white,…

  • Nuez Cake at CHO & Co.

    Nuez Cake at CHO & Co.

    It’s our first time at CHO & Co. The name “CHO & Co.” cleverly plays on the chemical formula of lactose. The chemical formula for lactose, a type of sugar found in milk, is C12H22O11. Lactose is a disaccharide, meaning it is composed of two simpler sugars, glucose and galactose, linked together. The warmth and…

  • Cocktails and cake at Criollo

    Cocktails and cake at Criollo

    Our culinary tour in Oaxaca culminated with a visit to Criollo, a restaurant that stands as a testament to Chef Enrique Olvera’s culinary prowess. As we stepped in, we were greeted by the bustling kitchen, the heartbeat of Criollo. Here, chefs are the focus, and their passion for cooking is palpable in every dish they…

  • Delights at L’ETO and Chaiiwala

    Delights at L’ETO and Chaiiwala

    L’ETO, an upscale cafe renowned for its scrumptious and Instagram-worthy dishes, has become a go-to destination for those seeking a blend of luxurious desserts. The homely yet elegant atmosphere at L’ETO creates the perfect backdrop for indulging in their culinary creations. During my visit, I savored the pasta and the pistachio cake, both of which…