They say you eat with your eyes. And these glowing desserts at Dessertopia by 196below are sure to pique your interest. Get ready to gaze upon glowing cakes, gelato and nitro lemonades at this South Melbourne store. This special event, known as Neon Nights, started as a fun, monthly theme back in May. But, after exploding in popularity, the team at Dessertopia has decided to extend the season to keep up with the insane demand. Neon Nights is currently running until July 31. And you better hurry, because bookings go out fast!
Neon Nights at Dessertopia by 196below
The concept for Neon Nights came six years ago, when the team created their first-ever glowing ice cream for White Night. And now, they’ve brought this fabulous concept to their flagship store in South Melbourne. Items on the menu include a fabulous range of glowing cakes, gelato and lemonades. These delicious items are subject to stock levels on the night.
- The Berry – Strawberry, lychee, vanilla
- Lamington – chocolate, coconut, raspberry
- Lotus – matcha, passionfruit, mango
- Magic mushy – white chocolate, mango, raspberry
- I heart U – caramelised white chocolate, banana, passionfruit
- Kubik – chocolate, mandarin, salted caramel
- Red rippers
- Apple pie
- Mango passionfruit sorbet
- Cereal milk
- Peanut butter sorbet
- Choc brownie
- Mango & passionfruit
- Raspberry & passionfruit
- Mandarin & lychee
In just two months, Dessertopia sold over 5000 cakes. An impressive feat, considering that there’s just one full time pastry chef, and one three-day casual staff member cooking up these gorgeous creations. As a result, it’s recommended that you make a booking in order to attend Neon Nights. Take away is subject to stock levels.