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06 Feb, 2018

A hot chocolate to remember

Posted by andrea tomkins in: Ottawa|Recipes and Food

I was so busy telling you about our recent coffee date at the Scone Witch that I forgot to write about about the fancy hot chocolate I enjoyed at Quelque Chose here in Westboro the other day. BEHOLD:

Hot chocolate at Quelque Choses in Ottawa

Isn’t it gorgeous? It was extra sweet, especially when paired with a lovely companion and fine conversation.

I confess that this MAY have inspired me to buy a mini-blowtorch. I want all of my hot chocolates to look like this!

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2 Responses to "A hot chocolate to remember"

1 | Judy

February 7th, 2018 at 9:35 am


Is this what you indulged in after we chatted? I have yet to try the hot chocolate….

2 | andrea tomkins

February 7th, 2018 at 10:54 am


Yes it was! It was a really nice treat. I’m definitely bringing the kids next time. :)

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