Saturday, January 05, 2008

Dessert's Bar, PJ

I first noticed Dessert's Bar when we drove pass it one night; it's red neon coloured signage was glaring and screaming for attention.
Finally decided to try it one afternoon as Dragongirl, KC and I were having lunch nearby..
Just barely a month old, this place is very quiet. Maybe the fact that they only serve desserts and did not attract that many customers..
That aside, the dessert menu looks interesting...lotsa pretty pictures that makes selection rather difficult..
We did unanimously agreed to have the Rum Raisin Banana Crepe (RM8) almost immediately though :)
The plain crepe was topped with warm pan-fried banana and plump rum soaked raisins. The banana was very sweet as it was ripe and goes extremely well with the crepe and raisins. The slightly thick syrupy rum sauce was just nice for the crepe. Bits of almond flakes added some crunch to this dessert. Nice.
Next was a rather fusion dessert; or at least I would like to think that it was..
The Tofu Margarita (RM10). I actually had this with Jane on another occasion, but figured I might as well add it in this post too. Served in a margarita glass, this dessert consist of tofu/ soy pudding as the base, azuki (red beans) , fresh fruits and black sesame ice cream on top. We love this combination as the homemade black sesame ice cream was not sweet at all, and had the lovely black sesame fragrance that complemented the tofu perfectly. Mix some azuki on the side; just delicious. The tofu pudding is yummy and rather addictive; though may be a tad bland on it's own.
We decided to have the Dark Sweet Cherry with Chocolate crepe (RM8) too..The cherries had been soaked in syrup, but was still lovely to go with the lightly chocolate flavoured crepe.
I wanted to try Mocharita (RM10)...As with the name; it was Dark belgian chocolate ice cream served with crushed ice (drizzled with black coffee), coffee jelly and soy milk as the base. Great for those who dont like sweet dessert; the ice cream and black coffee gave a light bitter after taste which I like. You need to eat the ice cream with the rest of the condiments though, as the coffee and coffee jelly did not have any sugar added ( well at least that's what I thought it was). KC didnt like this though.
Dragongirl was very excited when she ordered the Pannatini (RM15)..Served in a martini glass, must say that the presentation was rather pretty. Lots of fresh strawberries was mixed with their homemade strawberry jam (which had some sliced orange peel in it) which I thought was a great idea as the fresh strawberries were a tad sour; the sweet jam neutralises the sourness. At the center of the glass; which deceivingly looks like fresh cream; was actually the tofu pudding. Surprising, it goes wonderfully well with the strawberries.
KC wanted a drink and he ordered the Grape smoothies (RM11)..Nothing fantastic though..I'd rather order their homemade ice creams or tofu desserts any day..
Will definitely return to Dessert's Bar as the desserts are yummy and funky :) Dessert's Bar is located at B-0-12 Floor, Block B, Casa Tropicana, 5, Jalan Persiaran Tropicana Golf and Country Club. Tel: 603- 5637 4758. One road away from Tropicana/ Lien Hoe/ 3M or Riana Green (if you are coming from the opposite direction)

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Blogger wmw said...

Me go there must! LOL...

06 January, 2008  
Anonymous Crunchasarus Rex said...

Very nice desserts.. :)

06 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

wmw: me want to come too! hehe

crunchasarus rex: hi there! yes, i liked the desserts there...

06 January, 2008  
Blogger Tummythoz said...

My-o-my. So decadent yet so far .. for me that is. =(
Sooo tempting ..

06 January, 2008  
Blogger Big Boys Oven said...

yes, yes we must go wmw!.. give me a buzz yeah, so near my house.... I can bring macarons along to eat with those salivating ice cream.... i think they have another outlet at subang parade.

06 January, 2008  
Blogger Rasa Malaysia said...

Wow...all seems very delish and very creative. I am intrigued by the tofu margarita...hmmmm. ;)

07 January, 2008  
Blogger "Joe" who is constantly craving said...

ooohhh it actually looks quite good! rum sommore!

07 January, 2008  
Anonymous Lyrical Lemongrass said...

Looks like a short drive from my place. Will have to try this soon!

07 January, 2008  
Blogger Jason said...

Bring me along puh-lease??? *blink blink to WMW and Lyrical Lemongrass*

07 January, 2008  
Anonymous Abner said...

dear sc, i went with my gf yest nite already and had the one dragongirl had. nice. played stack 'em up there too as it was around 10pm and no one was around. they close at 1130pm.
told them you recommend but the girl can't remember. they have a branch in subang parade for sure.
found their website too if your readers are keen.
Desserts Bar

07 January, 2008  
Blogger yammylicious said...

dessert bar!! casa thr o.. i should try tis out! thx ya!
happi new year to u!

07 January, 2008  
Blogger Christy said...

Strawberries,plum raisins and even grape smoothies...ooooo...I am so jealous!!!:D
All my faves!!!

07 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

tummythoz: since you are always here for the char siew..this is just a few minutes away! :p

bbo: dont forget to call me too! :). yes, there's a branch at SP

RM: yeah, rather fusionish..i like the tofu margarita..yumz..

joe: you alcoholic, you!

lyrical lemongrass: i wanna join too if u guys are going there :)

jason: go for char siew then to dessert..very near :)

abner: thanks dear. glad M and u enjoyed it..i still wanna go and try other flavas..we go next time ya?

yammylicious: welcome! happy new year to you too

christy: hahaha time for a visit? :p

07 January, 2008  
Blogger tut said...

wahh .. the place you guys stay is very happening lah!

07 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

tut: mana ada happening? nampak happening je...

07 January, 2008  
Blogger Jun said...

wow i din know they hav such unusual stuff. thx for sharing it visually :) muz go try it now...

07 January, 2008  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

The Mocharita for me, please! I love anything chocolatey, bitter and punched up with caffeine! Hehehe...

08 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

jun: most welcome :) hmmm, unusual? hehe

kenny: yeah, think the mocharita is definitely for you!

08 January, 2008  
Blogger Precious Pea said...

WMW, you go, i go!

08 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

pea: yes all go! hehehe

08 January, 2008  
Anonymous Anonymous said...

They opened a branch in Mont' Kiara as well :) Have not tried yet but after reading this, I might drop in to try over the weekend. :)

09 January, 2008  
Blogger sc said...

anonymous: yeah, my friend told me about it too! let me know if you like it :)

12 January, 2008  

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