N2, time for some extreme gelato

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on September 4, 2013

Have you been watching Masterchef on TV and getting annoyed that you can’t get hold of liquid nitrogen to make those awesome gelato? Do you squirm like a child (just a little bit of course) inside when you see the vapor pouring out of those bowls? Well, the good news is, ordinary people like us [...]


Phat Brats, Fitzroy

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on October 25, 2012

Just like how Melbourne has no shortage of Malaysian and Mexican food now, there’s also a variety of choices if you want to have a good hot dog or snag. There’s Snag Stand right outside Melbourne Central, Massive Wieners which serves cheap classic hotdogs with delicious toppings and then there’s my recent visit to Phat [...]


Little Creatures Dining Hall, Fitzroy

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on June 14, 2012

Like I mentioned in my last post, after visiting Huxtaburger we headed straight to LIttle Creatures Dining Hall and for me and Yuye, it was basically a second lunch. Little Creatures made me ponder about life. The restaurant is literally a huge warehouse. It’s the biggest cafe I’ve been to and might be the biggest [...]


The Alchemist Cocktail & Tapas Bar, Fitzroy

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on June 25, 2011

Whenever I think of alchemists I think of people in cloaks drawing weird circles on the ground, creating fire from thin air, reviving the dead and making weird and wonderful things out of whatever are lying around. The influence was, of course, from watching too much Japanese animations, especially the one called Fullmetal Alchemist where [...]


Naked For Satan, Fitzroy

by Jenny @ Ichigo Shortcake on June 22, 2011

There’s something about the name ‘Named For Satan’ that intrigues people, at least it intrigues me. I think it’s the kind of imagery that are conjured up in our sinful minds when we think of those words, and of course, the sinful cravings for something vodka and something pintxo. The tapas bar that is situated [...]