One thing that makes the chilly, windy and partially rainy weather in Cape Town bearable is having something deliciously warm to eat.

When it comes to indulging nothing ranks higher than desserts and so we have put together a collection of Cape Town desserts that are both warm and decadent.

Here’s a selection of sweet treats to tick of your list this winter:

1. My Sugar – O.T.T Hot Chocolate

The best way to spend a gloomy Sunday? HOT CHOCOLATE ??

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Hot chocolate is a must-do winter classic and the My Sugar O.T.T Hot Chocolate is especially decadent.

Topped with roasted marshmallows, cream, flaked chocolate and delicious My Sugar chocolate brownie, this is a winter dessert not to be missed.

Contact: 021 433 2335

Address: 3, La Rhone Building, 77 Regent Rd, Sea Point, Cape Town, 8060



2. Honest Chocolate – Banana Bunny Chow

Banana bread filled with homemade ice-cream and topped with warm creamy chocolate spread, served with a side of nuts.

Best paired with the famous Honest Chocolate hot chocolate, is the best way to spend a winter day.

Contact: 076 765 8306

Address: 64A Wale St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000



3. Jasons Bakery – “TOFFIFFE” Doughssant

Jason’s Bakery makes a unique affectionately pastry labeled the “doughssant” which as the name hints, is a combination between a doughnut and a croissant.

The TOFFIFFE is a particularly indulgent treat as it is filled with salted caramel pot de creme and toffee, as well as topped with even more toffee, hazelnut ganache and toasted hazelnuts.

Contact: 021 424 5644

Address: 185 Bree St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8001

4. Moro Gelato – Thick Italian Hot Chocolate

Rich, thick and piping hot, Moro Gelato’s hot chocolate is a chilly day dream and served with homemade whipped cream.

If their life-changing hot chocolate wasn’t good enough, it’s perfect for pairing with their decadent ice cream and wafer biscuits dipped in chocolate.

Address: 64A Wale St, Cape Town City Centre, Cape Town, 8000

5. El Burro – Churros

The classic Spanish dessert known as “churros” are a delight to enjoy. El Burro now serves these sinful treats dusted with cinnamon sugar and plated alongside 71% organic chocolate.

Contact: 021 433 2364

Address: 81 Main Rd, Green Point, Cape Town, 8005

Picture: Instagram/Jasons Bakery

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