This Gorgeous Cake Has an Almond Crust and Vanilla-Custard Buttercream
You can also get it topped with chocolate ganache.
(SPOT.ph) You might think you've tried every cake there is—but there are tons of other variations to explore, like those originating from Nordic tradition. One purveyor shines the light on Norwegian flavors through their Mandel Cream Cakes (a.k.a. almond cream cake), a creamy-crunchy confection with layers of an almond crust and vanilla custard buttercream. You can get these creations from Taguig-based seller Hansen's!
Hansen's offers two variations of the said dessert: the classic Mandel Cream Cake (P550/junior size, P700/regular size), and the Belgian chocolate ganache-topped Chocolate Mandel Cream Cake (P650/junior size, P800/regular size). Can't choose? You can also get the Half & Half (P600/junior size, P750/regular size). Whichever variant you choose, it'll definitely go well with a warm cup of coffee!
Curious about these cakes? Try them for yourself by sending Hansen's a message on Facebook or Instagram one to two days in advance. You can then pay via BPI, BDO, or Security Bank bank deposit. From there, you can book your own courier to get it picked up and delivered to your doorstep.
And if you're still hungry for, well, more cake, you'll be happy to know that Manila's full of other options. Whether it's Wildflour's Salted Chocolate Cake or WKND Bakes' Strawberry Shortcake or Bakey's oh-so-creamy Tres Leches—there's definitely something for you in the city.
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