Wonka Inventing Room

By Tsz on June 1, 2013

Wonka Inventing Room Chocolate

Gastrophoria is a chocolate truffle from Wonka Inventing Room. When I watched Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory (the one with Gene Wilder) back in elementary school, I was transfixed. The thought of a chocolate river? Or lickable wall paper? Or fizzy sodas that has the ability to make you float? Stuff sweet dreams are ...

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Minty Mallows : Trader Joe’s Does it Again

By Tsz on December 26, 2011

Minty Mallows

Gastrophoria is Minty Mallows from Trader Joe's. One of my favorite times to visit TJ's is during holiday season as that's when they debut unbelievable limited-edition goodies. This year, I must say they outdid themselves with their Minty Mallows. Taking a page from Parisian Chocolatiers, these gems are cubes of dense and refreshing peppermint marshmallows that ...

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Homemade Nutella: Better Than the Original

By Tsz on September 8, 2011

Homemade Nutella

Lately, I've been fascinated with doing things from scratch. This preoccupation led me to change the oil in my car for the very first time during Labor Day Weekend. While I'm not sure if the opportunity cost and the resulting sunburn was worth it, it's a good lesson to learn about car inspection basics such ...

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