Mooncake Rush: Where To Go For Mid-Autumn Festival Mooncakes
Mooncake madness! Where to get ready-to-gift boxes, ice cream mooncake, and more!
(SPOT.ph) The Mid-Autumn Festival, which fetes harvest and Thanksgiving, is celebrated on the 15th day of the eighth month of the Chinese Lunar Calendar-in other words, it’s that time of the year again when munching on mooncakes nabs the top spot on our eating agenda. These round-shaped pastries filled with bean, lotus seed paste or other fillings, often baked to a golden sheen, are usually gifted by Chinese families to their loved ones.
Outside of Chinatown in Binondo, SPOT.ph rounded up ready-to-gift, traditional and flavored mooncakes packaged in beautiful boxes, plus ice cream mooncakes and more:
Mooncake madness! Where to go for traditional, flavored, ice cream mooncakes, and more. Click for more.
Photos courtesy of Mandarin Oriental Manila, Crowne Plaza, Manila Hotel and Haagen-Dazs.