Tea for Three

November 10, 2011

in bakeries/cafes/dessert places, blogger meetup, dessert

October is over, but as I was putting together the Frankenberry S’mores yesterday, I thought they were the perfect color for Breast Cancer Awareness treats.

So I molded them into some sprayed muffin tins…


…to create little pink balls – complete with chocolate nipples!


For my favorite pair of boobs, of course!


Met up with Jenny and Taryn for tea today at Hwa Sun Ji in Koreatown, and wanted to celebrate the success of the “Touch Your Boobies” video (which has gone viral on YouTube!!!)

Once you walk past the parking lot (free!) a charming oasis awaits.




Removed my shoes…


…sat cross legged…


…perused the giant tea menu:


I’m STILL feeling full from Malo, so I went with a cup of Ginger, to aid digestion (and prevent baldness)


I think they used sugar in there? Forgot to ask.


Also ordered a Traditional Mix of Korean sweets to share


You can read all about these on Sophia’s blog, which is actually how I found out about this place!


I tried at least one of each, but ate a few more of the persimmon rolls…


…also a number of these seaweed biscuits


The above were complimentary, as was the barley tea that came at the end of the meal. I actually preferred this one to the sweet ginger, and wound up drinking two cups!


Here’s Jenny’s vlog of our date!

Hwa Sun Ji Tea & Coffee on Urbanspoon


1 Sarena (The Non Dairy Queen) November 10, 2011 at 5:57 pm

I LOVE the boobies! We made a boob cake for our brother-in-law complete with chocolate nipples! Fun to make and fun to watch others eat!

2 Anna @ On Anna's Plate November 10, 2011 at 7:05 pm

Hahaha…they DO bear striking resemblance to boobs…

3 pure2rawtwins November 10, 2011 at 9:04 pm

love the boobies! you girls are so cute :)

4 brokencookiesdontcount November 11, 2011 at 6:10 am

That shop looks like such fun!

5 Melissa @ Mouthwatering Morsel November 11, 2011 at 7:12 am

oh my! that looks SO delicious!! have to go there one day whenever I’m at CA!

6 Alice November 11, 2011 at 12:33 pm

I LOVE hwa sun ji! It’s a post-KoreanBBQ tradition since Tahoe is just around the corner. They have super legit green tea ice cream with a very strong matcha flavor. :)

7 Lynn at The Actors Diet November 11, 2011 at 12:56 pm

yes! next time i go i definitely wanna have their pat bing soo!

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