About Time: You Discovered Just Desserts LondonBy Angelica Malin
Calling all sugar fiends! We’ve got just the ticket for you; sweeten your summer as new market Just Desserts at Mercers Walk invites you to celebrate all things sweet, cakey and delicious in London. We’ve got the lowdown of an amazing new, sweet street food market coming to the capital:
Just Desserts is not like your usual street food market. The sweet-inspired market will feature a selection of London’s best street food traders, specialising in everything from doughnuts and cupcakes to ice cream and patisserie, and offering their own interpretation of dessert. It’s going to be super fun; each event will be accompanied by a soundtrack of sweet tunes and traditional party games to add to the summer atmosphere.
Sugar, sugar, sugar. Free to attend, Just Desserts pops up 11am-6pm on July 27th, August 10th, August 24th and September 14th. The amazing market will feature stalls such as Cat Food Cakes, who make incredible bakes, Nonna’s Gelato, homemade artisan gelato with locally sourced, natural ingredients, Dhan Waffle, an intriguing and delicious combination of cake, doughnut and waffle and Silmar’s Taste, who are dedicated to bringing the authentic tastes of Portugal and Brazil to London.
Mercers Walk was completed in November 2016 and is comprised of a new, contemporary piazza, an original 19th century Covent Garden Warehouse, buildings providing rental and restaurant space, plus 24 residential apartments on the upper floors. The team behind the build are OH OK LTD, who take a design-led approach to building better neighbourhoods. OH OK LTD have developed a working practice that is interdependent and collaborative, seeking to actively involve the public as both participant and collaborator in their work. OH OK LTD’s background includes The Pilcrow Pub, the Hello Wood Christmas tree at Sadler’s Yard and PLANT NOMA, a public fabrication studio in Manchester.