Just imagine. It’s a cold winter’s day. You’re hungry. How about a hot brownie? Too busy to eat it? Well, what would you say if a delectable liquid brownie popped up in front of you? Sounds interesting? A cosy little joint in Geelong, Twisted Dessert Bar is a go-to place for anyone who has a sweet tooth. “If you’re feeling Frownie, grab a Brownie” is not only the perfect tagline but also sends a sound message on the occasion of “R U OK?” day.
On a hot sunny day, one can go in for an iced frappe, or an iced long black or even an iced chocolate. The Pav Sandwich is an absolute must-have if one ever comes across this cute place. “Finally, a sandwich without crusts” is the perfect description of the same. Decked with fresh fruits, this sugar delight is just what one needs for a celebration, whether it be big or small. In a rush? Well, have the PavScream to “takeaway and enjoy the night”.
Sunshine comes in not only through the windows; the staff wear a warm sunny smile, their greeting as sweet as their dessert. Craving a fruity drink? Try their Strawberry Daiquiri or Pineapple Spritz on a pleasant summer evening, overlooking the gorgeous sunset! Or how about a nice Mars Bar Cup Chaser? There are several options for tea, Coffee- including Irish Coffee- as well as hot chocolate. “Our Birthstone is a coffee bean” stands true to their claim as the rich, creamy warmth travels down your throat, cosying you from head to toe.
An absolute hit with the locals, they have a strong bond with innumerable of their regular customers. Celebrating their customer’s birthdays further cements the shared connection. Moreover, the joint gives out samples to volunteers for feedback to ensure it satisfies the customers’ taste buds. Their famous Waffles with fruits, apple cinnamon, and even Nutella keeps attracting customers in heaps, known on Facebook as #Waffle_Wednesdays. For those who prefer gluten-free, there are delicious treats laid out just waiting to be on your plate! A perfect example, their gluten-free orange cake. Ever heard of Donut pudding? No matter your answer, trying this one out is a must.
A sense of social responsibility is also seen as the eatery contributed to helping those affected by the bushfires through the medium of cupcakes. They announced on Facebook, “For January, we are donating all our tips and cupcake sales to these amazing people (services who aided the bushfire victims)”. No matter your preferences, the Twisted Dessert Bar has something for everyone.
Twisted Dessert Bar is located at 122 Moorabool Street, Geelong. Visit www.twisteddessertbar.com.au/
Written by Aparna Pitale