Best Desserts in Manila
SPOT.ph turned to Danio Caw, Yummy Magazine's resident food reviewer and asked him to list the desserts that topped his list.
SPOT.ph asked Danio Caw, Yummy Magazine's resident food reviewer, to list down the most decadent desserts in Manila. Here are his top picks:
1. Torta di Arrancio at Bellini's
"I love citrus flavored desserts and the crunchy crumble on top of this cake is pure heaven."
Bellini's is at Marikina Shoe Expo 68-69 General Romulo Street, Araneta Center Cubao, Quezon City. Tel. No. 913-2550.
P1,200 for large/ P700 for medium/ P400 for small/ P130 per slice
2. Quezo Chiffon Cake at The Chocolate Kiss
"Simple but moist. Definitely hits the spot."
The Chocolate Kiss is at Ang Bahay ng Alumni, Magsaysay Street, UP Diliman, Quezon City (Tel. 433-3782)
and 1/F Korben Place, 91 A. Roces Avenue corner Scout Tobias, Quezon City (Tel. No. 412-7876).
P550 whole cake/ P350 for half a cake/ P135 mini-cake/ P75 per slice
3. Cheesecake at Italianni's
"Great portioning and packed with flavor. The sauce it is served with is a wonderful accent."
P 3,500 whole cake/ P450 per slice
Click here to see a listing of Italianni's branches.
4. Jackfruit Sansrival at Museum Café
"The crunch from the cashews and sansrival layers with the ingenious addition of the jackfruit makes it truly memorable."
P1,549 whole cake/ P221 per slice
Museum Cafe is located at Greenbelt 4, Makati Ave., Makati City. Tel. No. 757-6000.
5. Black Velvet Cake at Cafe Mary Grace
"Densely packed but not dry, with just the right amount of sweetness."
P829 whole cake/ P124 per slice
Click here to see a listing of Cafe Mary Grace branches.
Photos courtesy of Karla Vanessa Redor (Italianni's cheesecake), David Hanson (Torta di Arrancio), Liza Flores (Quezo Chiffon Cake) and Gwen Carino (Jackfruit Sansrival).
SPOT.ph wants to know: Which desserts deserve to be on everyone's list?