The Cronut comes to Joburg

Belle's Patisserie

Belle’s Patisserie, Blubird Centre, Birnam

When historians turn over the major events of 2013, among Egypt’s implosion, popular revolts and the tragic Shakespearean makeover of a famous and much-loved sportsman who shot his future, will be the cronut. Continue reading

Joburg's very pink bakery

#138. Eat a seed bar, and then another. I finally dropped in to The Chef in Richmond. The pink store with the cupcake on the window had been on my mind. I often drive past it while taking a shortcut between Auckland Park and Melville and wonder what secrets it holds. Last week all was uncovered. I stopped the car, got out and smelt the cupcakes.  Continue reading