Cafe Rain Drop @ Sungshin Women’s University Station

Hello everyone 🙂 It’s been storming almost daily here in Arizona, so it’s appropriate that I post about Cafe Rain Drop – a stormy weather themed cafe I went to before I left Korea for vacation!

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Rain Drop is located Near Sungshin Women’s University, and I first heard about it through my Instagram explore page through photos of their amazing latte art!

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They have an extensive range of desserts and drinks, along with a seasonal menu.

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What a world we live in where a coffee shop instructs you on what hashtags to use when you post about them so they can find your photos! 😂

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The interior of the cafe is dimly lit, with most of the light coming from the windows. I personally love darker cafes (that don’t play pop music…) for hanging out with my friends because the atmosphere is super relaxing!!

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The cafe was covered in all sorts of vintage decorations…

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My favourite decoration was this neon sign! I don’t agree with rain being better than snow at all, but purple is my favourite colour and it looked so pretty as the cafe’s center piece 🙂

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They had a puzzle mirror on the back wall that reflected the sign in such  a way that it looked like you were looking at its reflection in a puddle! The details in the decorations were so well thought out 🙂

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Like I had previously mentioned, the menu has A LOT of options, so chances are you will find something for you no matter what kind of drink you like!

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Another specialty of theirs are their “cotton candy meringue cookies” which can be bought to-go in a container like this…

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Or given as a cute gift in a meringue bouquet!

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They also have “bottle cake”, that comes in various flavours and was featured on the sign out front 🙂

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And finally – what I ordered! I got the tiramisu, and rainbow cappuccino in both hot and cold versions.

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I’m normally not a huge fan of tiramisu as I find it to taste too bitter (I say that as a coffee fan), but this seemed very creamy so decided to try it! (That and the design was way too cute😂)

Like I had expected, the tiramisu was super creamy, and SOOOO good 😭😭 500% recommend!! You just have to be careful when taking your first bite because you’re likely to inhale a mouthful of powder and choke like I did 😐

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I’m not a fan of hot coffees, so I got a cold drink, but wanted to get both variations of the art so made my friend get the other one 😂

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Both coffees had blue tinted “sky” foam, and meringue decorations on top!

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I thought it was just icing so figured it would melt into the drink eventually but surprisingly not! Turns out they are little cookies 🙂 One thing I liked is how the “sky” foam dripped down into my cappuccino, giving a rain-like effect! Whether or not it was intentional, I’m not sure, but it looked really cool 😀

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Tada! Cookie! It’s not a cookie in the traditional sense, but more of an airy, hardened sugar type thing. Really sweet but delicious to eat together with the coffee! I recommend not adding sugar/syrup to your coffee and drinking it while eating the meringue 🙂

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Trying to make a cool pose while trying the drink…only to touch my nose on the meringue! This is the moment that I discovered it was hardened sugar and not icing :p

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As for the drinks? Delicious! I had honestly never tried a cappuccino before, and am more of a mocha fan when it comes to coffee with milk in it, but this was actually very pleasant! Like I said, drinking it while eating the meringue is an A+ experience 🙂

For anyone interested in visiting, the map/address is here, and the name in Korean is “레인드롭” if you want to search for it on Instagram or Naver! My next post will be makeup-related, as I do a foodie post every 3 makeup posts 🙂 So I hope you stick around to see it!! Until then~ (´・ω・)ノ

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