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Coffee please?

Arvic is such a coffee fanatic. He buys his own beans because he presses his own cup of coffee. I'm beginning to be a coffee-lover too. But his taste in coffee is a whole lot different from mine. He likes it bitter and really strong with almost no milk/cream at all, I like it sweet and a little chocolate-y. The chocolate-lover in me just won't go away. :)

So.. it was really nice to find a coffee (& dessert) place wherein we both loved the coffee. It was at Classic Confections.



We ordered the same Coffee Latte.. but because he wanted it bitter, he went for the Dark Chocolate Latte and I got the White Chocolate Latte.

We also tried their famous "Nono's Chocolate Oblivion", according to their menu it was described as...

Two light layers of chocolate cream and walnut praline bits awarded by Food Magazine as one of Manila's top ten desserts!


So how was it? I wasn't really such a fan. But Arvic was!

Go try it out yourself. :)

Classic Confections, Greenbelt 5
Greenbelt 5, Legaspi St., Legaspi Village
Makati City, Metro Manila
(02) 729-9243


CARPE DIEM!
I'm out.

Comments

kg said…
oooh...cza, i love the cups! pwede kaya mag-arbor? he! he!

missed you last sunday! and i love, love your new look! :)
Rico said…
We haven't tried coffee there yet. We usually just get their cakes, among other sweets. Have you tried their calamansi bars? Really good. Along with Almond Rocca and Russian Tea Cookies.
Cza said…
@kg - i love the cups too! sobrang naamaze ako sa shape. :D Oh yesss.. i missed you guys last Sunday. Too bad. Who's gonna have a birthday soon? Another get-together? :)

@Rico - Oh really.. we must try those suggestions next time :)
Eliza said…
Because of you, I'm now craving for dessert!=P
Cza said…
@Eliza - e di go go go! :D "No!" to deprivation. :P
ALiNe said…
Ang tamis nun praline... haha! parang nauumay ako sa tamis pero masarap :D
Adrian said…
wow ang sarap naman nyan. :)
Cza said…
@aline - yuh! ako din natamisan.. pero masarap din naman. :)

@Adrian - try it! :D
the cake looks so yummy!!

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