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Rappler's latest stories on dessert


Llaollao Philippines launches 'froyo freezer on wheels'

Jun 25, 2020 - 1:22 PM

The frozen yogurt franchise can get your froyo orders delivered to you still frozen from these 6 Metro Manila branches

LIST: Online cake delivery options

Mar 28, 2020 - 6:43 PM

Some home bakers and bakeries are still in business, serving up whole cakes, pastries, and other desserts for pick-up or delivery

LOOK: Get Root Beer Float ice cream at this dessert shop

Feb 12, 2020 - 10:53 AM

The Lost Bread's latest soft-serve flavor is made with Mug Root Beer!

Filipino brand Rebecca’s Cake Pops opens strong in Manhattan

Dec 05, 2019 - 9:00 AM

Aside from pizza and pastrami at New York's Lower East Side, there are also ube and pandan-flavored cake pops by Filipino-American Rebecca Eng

LOOK: McDonald’s PH now offers sundae with pearls, coffee McFlurry

Oct 26, 2019 - 6:03 PM

Whether you're addicted to coffee or hooked on milk tea, McDonald's has got something new for your sweet tooth!

The science behind the purple ube jam turning white

Sep 27, 2019 - 5:11 PM

Data linking climate change specifically to ube production are scarce. But the indicators of the impact can be seen in some reports, such as the change in rainfall pattern as well as the mean temperature of the area.

NEW COLOR, SAME TASTE. The iconic ube jam adjusts a bit since supply for purple ube is low. Photo from the Good Shepherd Facebook

Holiday reunions? Impress your titas with these easy desserts recipes

Dec 13, 2018 - 2:56 PM

‘Tis season of giving is also for gatherings and eating

LOOK: HK's Hui Lau Shan is coming to Manila in February 2019

Dec 08, 2018 - 9:03 AM

Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan, which uses Philippine mangoes in its treats, is expanding to the Philippines early next year

MANGO DRINKS. Hong Kong's Hui Lau Shan's famous mango desserts and drinks are finally coming to Manila. All photos by Aika Rey/Rappler

Rappler Eats: Sentro 1771 is where tradition and innovation converge

Aug 21, 2018 - 11:00 AM

With already an established name in the Philippine culinary scene, Sentro 1771 knows very well the right mix to stay on top

IN PHOTOS: 'Best Desserts 4' launches with all-you-can-eat free dessert

May 29, 2018 - 6:07 PM

Here's what more than a hundred free desserts looks like

Photo by Alecs Ongcal/Rappler

IN PHOTOS: The Dessert Museum is what sweet dreams are made of

Feb 13, 2018 - 9:08 PM

This place is Willy Wonka's chocolate factory brought to life!

Let it snow: Vampire Penguin brings a new type of frosty treat to Manila

Jan 05, 2018 - 6:31 PM

These snowy desserts are a great match for tropical weather

STRAWBERRY CHEESECAKE. This pretty treat is one among the many flavors of shaved snow offered by Vampire Penguin. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

RAPPLER BEST EATS 2017: The year in sweets

Dec 29, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Here’s a quick peek at some of the sweet treats that impressed us in 2017

SAKSIKAN: Icip-Icip edisi Dessert Mangga

Sep 30, 2017 - 11:00 AM

Mango Bomb, King Mango, Go Mango, Mango Mango, mana yang paling enak?

In Bicol, indulge in sili ice cream and more spicy sweets

Feb 04, 2017 - 6:36 PM

Chili cheesecakes sili ice cream and more – here are a few desserts with a kick to try for your next food trip

Where you can get these 18 ice-cold, mouthwatering desserts – for every budget

Apr 13, 2016 - 12:35 PM

On sweltering days the perfect dessert is a balm for parched throats and provides sweet respite from the heat Here are delicious eats for every budget

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

What happened to the Lugang Cafe Greenhills branch?

Feb 19, 2016 - 2:53 PM

Lugang will be closed forever in that spot – for good reason says Katrina Chua Hernandez Marketing Communications Director of the Lugang group

LUGANG CAFE GREENHILLS. The Greenhills branch of Lugang Cafe is closing to make room for a new Cantonese restaurant. Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

10 things to try at The Dessert Kitchen, Manila's newest sweet spot

Feb 03, 2016 - 12:20 PM

From sundaes and parfaits to grape seaweed balls and kanten noodles – here are some of the low fat sweets that The Dessert Kitchen has to offer

'Dessert' singer Dawin in Manila for New Year's Eve countdown party

Dec 31, 2015 - 6:26 PM

Dawin is set to perform at Eastwood s New Year Countdown to 2016 event

[IN PHOTOS] Ladurée in Manila: Price points, what to expect, top picks

Aug 29, 2015 - 10:46 AM

Famed Parisian pâtisserie Ladurée finally opens its first Manila boutique to serve throngs of sweets loving Filipinos

Space cargo crash, non-singles on Tinder, #MayPac in social media | SciTech4u

May 11, 2015 - 2:12 PM

Trying to find the love of your life on Tinder? Think again That and more in this week s episode of SciTech4u

Looking for a treat? 3 dessert places you need to visit now

May 11, 2015 - 1:16 PM

Planning your next food trip? Make sure to visit these 3 unique stopovers It will be a party in your mouth

Carmen's Best ice cream: From cult favorite to Pope Francis' dessert

Feb 05, 2015 - 12:31 PM

From earning a cult following in weekend markets to being served during Pope Francis flight from Manila to Rome Carmen s Best is fast becoming a favorite of the Manila gourmet circuit

The 'Christmas Cookie Latte' and 16 amazing PH holiday drinks

Nov 01, 2014 - 9:51 AM

Christmas is coming – we can taste it Red velvet coco or caramel apple blended drink anyone?

Touring Linguini Fini and 5 Mega Fashion Hall restaurants

Sep 20, 2014 - 6:10 PM

Rappler recently revisited the restaurants at Mega Fashion Hall via the Mega Food Wok Here are some of the dishes we sampled

No gift for V-Day? Easy DIY emergency gifts for the forgetful

Feb 11, 2014 - 12:05 PM

No worries These easy to make gifts will endear you to your significant other – and they’re doable in one morning too

EMERGENCY GIFTS. With a little effort, you can stil prep a great gift even with only a few days to go. Photo by Kit Singson

#FoodTrip: 4 desserts with a twist

Feb 01, 2014 - 11:00 AM

Spreadable marshmallow a macaron ice cream sandwich and more

MACARON ALA MODE. Instagram’s favorite dessert with a cool upgrade. Photo courtesy of Chez Karine

Have a healthy Noche Buena!

Dec 19, 2013 - 10:50 AM

Here are healthy alternatives to help avoid the weight gain that comes with this season

#SamLikesItHot: Drunken lemon loaf

Dec 06, 2013 - 10:29 AM

‘Tis the season to make tipsy dessert

#FoodMemories: Dayap bars

Oct 19, 2013 - 1:02 PM

An oh so simple recipe for those who like their desserts sweet and tart

TIP. Let it chill in the refrigerator. Sprinkle with confectioner’s sugar for a homey finishing touch and serve. Photos: Marie Pascual

#SamLikesItHot: Choco-hazelnut cupcakes with Horlicks mud

Sep 27, 2013 - 11:00 AM

It’s rich it’s chocolate y plus so much more

PLAN B. What you got inside for me? All photos by Sam Oh

Food event: Nothing short of fabulous

Sep 07, 2013 - 9:00 AM

Manila s finest gather for a night of fine food

#FoodTrip: Variety, affordability at Market! Market!

Aug 31, 2013 - 10:32 AM

Foodies won t run out of affordable choices in Market Market

CHOICES. From Japanese to Filipino cuisine to comfort food, there's a wide variety to choose from in Market! Market! All photos by Carol Ramoran

Dessert tripping in the Visayas

Jul 18, 2013 - 9:46 PM

You ll definitely get to know Visayas through its sweets

BREAKFAST INDULGENCE. A typical breakfast in Dumaguete is budbud paired with mango plus hot chocolate. All photos by Rhea Claire Madarang

#FoodTrip: Sweet tooth treats

Jul 14, 2013 - 11:29 AM

Vanilla Cupcake Bakery Happy Lemon and Cupcakes by Sonja offer their best

CUPCAKE CRAZE. Vanilla Cupcake Bakery offers an array of must-try cupcakes. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

#SamLikesItHot: Cutie cake pops

Feb 01, 2013 - 10:38 AM

Here s an idea for a Valentine bouquet alternative

VALENTINE GIFT IDEA: Cake lollipops you can make for or with your loved one! All photos by Sam Oh