Inspired by Korean Café Scene, Two Cranes is a neighbourhood café found in Kovan which serves a focused selection of Korean-themed food, bingsu dessert and hand-crafted beverages.
Apparently in Korean culture, cranes are viewed as iconic creatures which symbolizes good fortune and longevity.
So much so that there is even a crane portrait embedded on the back of the 500 Korean won coin.
What makes them “Korean”?
Their hand-crafted beverages were what first caught my attention.
Apart from the usual latte and cappuccino suspects, there were a range of coffee and tea mocktails served in sleek beverage glasswares, which improves the visual aesthetics and Korean-ish vibes.
Reminded me of the times when I was at back at Bunkasha in Seoul.
Their signature coffee mocktail, Wonda-fu Drink ($6) was a potent mix concocted from espresso shot, coffee jelly and mint leaves served in a cocktail glass.
It was rather sweet with coffee aroma and had a lingering scent of mint. I liked this