(SPOT.ph) Online groceries have been a godsend in this lockdown—they allow you to stock up on ingredients, frozen meals, and other eats without having to step out of the house. If you're looking for a curated experience with some of the best-tasting products from well-known brands, look no further than Delidrop, a gourmet online supermarket that delivers around Metro Manila.
Just add the items you're after to your cart, then check out to get them delivered. Delidrop delivers around the Metro (and on the same day, if you place your orders by 12 p.m.) with a fixed P199 shipping fee and free shipping for orders above P2,500. They accept payment via BDO and BPI bank deposit, GCash, and cash on delivery.
Here are some of the cool food finds you can get from Delidrop's website:
Frozen meals from The Moment Group
Craving your Moment Group favorites? You'll be happy to know that Delidrop carries selected dishes from the Moment Groups' Moment the Grocer line. They've got everything from Manam's House Made Tapa (P715/500 grams), Din Tai Fung's Fried Porkchop (P650/three marinated pieces), 8 Cuts' House Cheeseburger (P820/good for four), Shawa Wama's Primo Beef (P930/four slices with garlic sauce), Ooma's Ebi Tempura (P1,320/good for five to six), and more. Because they're frozen, they can last in your freezer for up to 30 days.
Manila Creamery's gelato
Yes, we'd argue that stocking your freezer up with gelato is essential for emergencies (read: cravings), and local brand Manila Creamery happens to be our favorite in Manila. Delidrop's got all their bestselling, one-of-a-kind flavors: Mangga't Suman (P380/pint, P850/half-gallon), Chocnut Crumble (P380/pint, P850/half-gallon), Salted Egg Cheesecake (P380/pint, P850/half-gallon), and more.
Plant-based meats from Beyond Meat
Whether you're deliberately avoiding animal products or just curious about what plant-based meats taste like, you'll be happy to know that you can get this famous Los Angeles-based brand's products in Manila. Delidrop sells their Burger Plant-Based Patties (P580/four pieces), Plant-Based Brat Sausages (P800/four links), Omnipork (P750), and Plant-Based Ground Beef (P750) for all your cooking needs.
Bottled cocktails from The Backroom
Unwind after a stressful day with bottled libations from Shangri-La the Fort's resident speakeasy. Perk yourself up with the Metropolitan (P1,190/500 ml) with vodka lemon, rhubarb, goji, cranberry, ginger and citrus, or go smooth with the Bushido (P1,190/500 ml) with Four Pillar Rare Dry Gin, Mancino Vermouth, sakura, aloe vera, citrus, and botanicals. You can also try their bold and velvety You're so Old Fashioned (P1,190) made Buffalo Trace Bourbon infused with tonka beans, Pedro Ximenez, salted maple Syrup, and walnut bitters.
Chocolate coins from Auro Chocolate
This award-winning local bean-to-bar chocolate brand makes some of the smoothest, most complex-tasting chocolate in the country with cacao beans from Davao. Delidrop's got their couverture chocolate coins in 77% Dark (P210/150 grams), 42% Milk (P210/150 grams), 32% White (P210/150 grams) variants—eat them plain, or use them for cooking, drinking, or baking.
Aroma Truffle Black Summer Truffle Chips
Dubbed the world's strongest truffle chips, these super-special potato chips are made with black summer truffles harvested in Italy. Choose from the Original (P450), Honey Dijon (P450), or Parmesan Cheese (P450) variants.
Tiger Sugar ice cream bars
That's right—the famous drink is available in ice-cream bar form—perfect for hot afternoons or for indulging in after a heavy meal. A box with four pieces goes for P400.
Main image from Din Tai Fung Philippines / Tiger Sugar Philippines for illustrative purposes only.
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