Those familiar with Harbourside Market in Wellington may know all about delicious Dutch sweets stall Montfoort. Concepted by a couple with Dutch roots, it’s the ultimate weekend destination for those who love dessert.
The 5-star reviewed bakery business creates an authentic selection of Dutch treats, made from scratch, that are a dessert lover’s dream. Menu highlights include Montfoort Oliebollen which are Dutch donuts made with cinnamons, sugar and accompanied by custard cream, sticky caramel or other dips.
Another favourite among Wellingtonians is the warm and fluffy Poffertjes. These are bite-sized pancakes dripped in butter and sugar, topped with homemade apple stroop or famous salted caramel. And of course, the most popular is the classic Stroopwafel filled with gooey spicey caramel. Customers can purchase one for just $4 or a pack of five for $7.
Certainly, these Dutch sweets are an excellent cheap eat while exploring the market with a coffee to hand this season.