Restaurants and cafes in Central Geelong nominated their signature dessert to compete for the title of Central Geelong’s best dessert. There was the ‘People’s Choice’ and the ‘Judge’s Choice’ in a restaurant and café category. We are happy to announce the winners.

DESSERT WARS 2018

People’s Choice:

WINNER

People’s Choice

1st RUNNER UP

People’s Choice

2nd Runner Up

People’s Choice

Empire Grill - Coco Caramel- An explosive trio consisting, warm peanut butter & rich dark chocolate brownie, milk chocolate crem

The 18th Amendment Bar - Naughty but nice, a decadent Salted Caramel cocktail

Cakesmith - Milk chocolate mousse, raspberyy cremeux, lemon curd on a brown butter and raspberry friand

 

Judge's CHOICERestaurant Category:

WINNER

Judge’s Choice

1st RUNNER UP

Judges Choice

2nd Runner Up

Judges Choice

Waterfront Restaurant -  Saffron Crème Brulee - Chefs special brulee, granola, raspberry sorbet (gf)

Recess Bar & Eats - Lemon curd and cheesecake parfait with quinoa and blueberry compote

Dennys Kitchen - Buttered Popcorn Panna Cotta

JUDGES CHOICE - Cafe Category: 

WINNER

Judge’s Choice

1st RUNNER UP

Judges Choice

2nd Runner Up

Judges Choice

 

Mad Kitchen - Japanese Hokkaido Cheese Cake with White Bean Paste Peony Flower

Little Green Corner - Anzac biscuit with algrav ice cream and salted apple caramel

Rook Sri Lankan Fusion - Sri Lankan Maliban Biscuit Pudding

 

JUDGES CHOICE - Cocktail Category: 

WINNER

Judge’s Choice

1st RUNNER UP

Judges Choice

 

 

The 18th Amendment Bar - Naughty but nice, a decadent Salted Caramel cocktail

Amped - Peppermint Crisp cocktail with real chocolate

 

 

WIN Four DATE NIGHTS COMPETITION

Winner: Loli Dowdell