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Goldilocks Cassava Tart Vancouver, BC

April 10th, 2008 · No Comments

The cassava tart is delicious if you like that type of asian dessert.

The phillipino “shortbread” in variety of flavours and prettily wrapped in crinkly shiny paper – not really to my taste. It is actually called polvoron. From their website – Polvoron – Similar to the English Shortbread; a mixture of toasted flour, milk, butter, and sugar cooked and then molded; available in the Plain and flavored variety ( with Cashew, Pinipig-rice crispy, Ube, Chocolate honey almond, and Peanut); name is derived from “pulbos” in Tagalog to denote a powdery candy.

If the caramelized bananas are available – try them – fried sweet chewy/crunchy goodness.

As for the non-dessert food. It seems popular with phillipino people, but I have not tried anything that wows me yet.

Goldilocks Bakery
1606 West Broadway
Vancouver, B.C. V6J-1X6, Canada
Tel: (604) 736-7744
and
2833 Main Street, Vancouver, B.C.
http://www.goldilocks.ca/

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