Time Out Melbourne

Catered to by mad scientists, flavour tamers and chocolate wizards, Melbourne is a city built for the sweet of tooth

Dessert degustations

Time Out condones eating dessert for dinner (because your doctor won't).

Macaron shops

Taste the rainbow! We've rounded up the best macarons this town has to offer.

Ice cream

Hot? Here’s all the delicious icy treats you’ll need to keep it cool over summer.

Sweets, chocolates and gelato shops

Add the ‘wow’ factor to your entertaining by serving local, handmade treats.

Buy the book: Sweet Studio - Darren Purchese

Dessert constructor and sugar shop owner Darren Purchese talks to Gemima Cody about his new book and having his fingers in a lot of pies.

Meet Jock Main: The Ice Cream man

Time Out chats to Melbourne's most popular ice dealer.



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