Tag Archives: Chocolate

Hotel Showcase: Andaz Shanghai

In our Hotel Showcases, we review Shanghai’s hotels in an honest and fair light. Too often, the writer of hotel articles will be told the claimed hotel concept, the stats and bumf by a hotel staff member, and parrot the official details which may be irrelevant to the normal hotel guest. You know, such as […]

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Best Hot Chocolate drink in Shanghai for 10 RMB a cup

The French: useless at War — excellent at chocolate. Finding a quality hot chocolate in Shanghai is not difficult: you go to HoF on either Sinan road (if you can get a seat) or in Lujiazui (if it is open). However, you do have to pay something in the arena of 40 RMB. Starbucks hot […]

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Cafe Kakao: Korean, supposedly

HoF is a cafe, restaurant kind of place, which does outstandingly good Hot Chocolate, and good quality salads and things. Their Lujiazui branch at the DBS courtyard is sometimes closed, and their Huaihai road location is so small that it becomes full — full of people who can spend hours and hours there, nursing their […]

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Delivery chocolate cake, Anheijiyuan

At around 150 RMB, this cake is not particularly cheap. Yet still, when compared to other options in the cit-ay, it’s not that bad. Moreover, the quality is here – and if they throw in a thin slab of intense and moreish chocolate truffle then it becomes an irresistable temptation. Their website (for orders) is […]

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