Shrove Tuesday, Toa Payoh

9 Mar, 2014 10:09 am

Shrove Tuesday

Blk 94 Toa Payoh Lor 4 #01-32 Singapore 310094
T: 6258 2254
Sun-Th: 10am-10pm, F-Sat: 10am-11pm

While waiting to pick up his aunt at the dialysis centre nearby, we spotted this newly opened ice cream parlor cafe – Shrove Tuesday.

Shrove Tuesday interestingly is also known as Pancake Day. A day preceding Ash Wednesday (first day of Lent) which is celebrated in many countries by consuming pancakes. Shrove Tuesday, a moveable feast, is determined by Easter. The expression “Shrove Tuesday” comes from the word shrive, meaning “confess”.Shrove Tuesday is observed by many Christians, including Anglicans, Lutherans, Methodists and Roman Catholics, who “make a special point of self-examination, of considering what wrongs they need to repent, and what amendments of life or areas of spiritual growth they especially need to ask God’s help in dealing with.”

– Source: Wikipedia

This cafe must be opened by a Christian / Catholic! It wasn’t too shabby and the ice cream is decent, smooth but a little sweet. It is also on a pricer side but we are happy to have a quick fix of ice cream whenever we are nearby! Yay!

9 Mar, 2014 10:07 am

9 Mar, 2014 10:09 am

9 Mar, 2014 10:08 am

They have other frozen desserts which looks great as well! Will want to try one someday!

9 Mar, 2014 10:07 am

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About somethingboutrenes

A lady with many random thoughts and braving this whimsical world with a simple faith. In love with all things vintage and pieces with a story to tell. Loves blogging, enjoys Yoga and has an urgent need to travel to maintain sanity.

4 responses to “Shrove Tuesday, Toa Payoh”

  1. faith says :

    wow so near my place! Thanks for ur recommendations!
    You can try out CREAMIER at Lorong 1 too! The waffles are yummy! :)

  2. gninethree says :

    Love the sound of this place already! ;) Shall def check it out! Was what you tried good?

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