Petit Four’s Éclairs

Instagram: @petitfour.cmb (pre-order for delivery or takeaway from Union Place) Tried on: 12th February, 2021 Petit Four’s éclairs have been teasing my tastebuds via my Instagram feed for a while now. After having a look at their comprehensive menu (which includes more than éclairs), I decided to order a box of 12 éclairs which would…

Percy & Bea’s Savoury Dips

Instagram: @percyandbea (pre-order for delivery or takeaway from Pelawatta) Tried on: 28th January, 2021 I have previously reviewed some of Percy & Bea’s peanut and cashew butters (https://theeatlog.com/2020/06/10/percy-bea/) and, as a satisfied returning customer, was quite intrigued to try out their expanding range of savoury dips. Let’s begin with the Brandy-infused Chicken Liver Pâté (LKR…

Jaggery Cake from D’zrt Bar

Instagram: @dzrt_bar_lk (pre-order for takeaway from Colombo 07) Tried on: 04th December 2020 TEL thought of checking out one of Colombo’s newest home bakers – D’zrt Bar, and what immediately popped out on their menu was the Jaggery Cake (LKR 1,850 for 500g). Neatly wrapped and presented in a box with a seasonal touch, the…

Mirzam Chocolates

Located at : 4th Street, Al Quoz 3, Dubai, United Arab Emirates (I was introduced to Mirzam by a friend who takes her chocolate very, very seriously – thank you!) Mirzam Chocolate Makers are artisanal chocolatiers based in the UAE. They specialise in single origin bars, with all their cocoa beans brought in from within…

Post-lockdown Afternoon High Tea @ Sapphyr Lounge, Shangri-La

Located at : 1 Galle Face, Colombo 02, Sri Lanka Visited on           : 11 Sep, 2020 Price                    : LKR 1,950++ (serves 01) Availability         : Daily, 15:00 – 17:00 We were quite looking forward to enjoying Sapphyr Lounge’s Afternoon High Tea platter after a long time and were a bit sceptical when, upon calling, we were…

Lagoon Kitchen Lamprais

Located at: 1B Pitipana Road, Sarakkuwa, Pamunugama, Negombo, Sri Lanka Visited on: 15 Aug, 2020 Here comes another lamprais review! This time it’s from Lagoon Kitchen, located in Pamunugama. Much to our delight, the food was delivered to our doorstep – something that’s not too common for us here in Ja-ela! Their chicken lamprais is priced…

Lansi’s Lamprais

Located at: 17 de Silva Lane, off Watarappola Road, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka Visited on: 12 Jul, 2020 I finally got to try out something that I’ve been looking forward to since hearing of it a few weeks ago. True to their quirky name (Lansi’s), they promise to deliver ‘authentic Dutch lamprais’. And true to their…

Pavlovas from Meringued

Instagram: @meringued.cmb (pre-order for delivery) Tried on: 16th June 2020 Kudos to Meringued Colombo for these delicious and innovative pavlovas! We tried out three of their flavours – Bonnie Ebony (chocolate pav topped with chocolate ganache), Golden Goddess (vanilla pav topped with fresh cream, strawberry and home-made passion fruit curd) and Latte Par-teh (coffee pav…

Percy & Bea Nutty Butters

Instagram: @percyandbea (pre-order for delivery) Percy & Bea is a cloud kitchen that specialises in peanut butter and cashew butter, and organises delivery of the same. I came across them on Instagram and (given my occasional fancy for PB) thought of trying out their Crunchy Peanut Butter (LKR 620) and Smooth Cashew Butter (LKR 950)….

Baguette French Bakery

Located at: 174 Galle Road, Dehiwala, Mount Lavinia, Sri Lanka (bakery items also available at Pho Vietnam Restaurant on Rosmead Place and on Havelock Road) Tasted on: 24 March, 2020 Curfew Delivery : Colombo 02-08; delivery fee LKR 200 (free for total of LKR 3,000 or more) We thought of trying out some of Baguette’s bakery…