You know mommy deserves it!
Mothers are like desserts. They are timeless, meaning you don’t need a particular season to enjoy the company of moms or candied treats. They are beautifully diverse just like confectionery creations where their charm lies on how elegant or rustic they are plated. Best of all, they are a great source of comfort. No bad day cannot be fixed by a scoop of ice cream coupled with a mom’s warm embrace.
This month, let’s celebrate the ladies who have given us nothing but the sweetness in our lives, and remind them just that with the tastiest desserts as gifts. Inspired by today’s food trends, this list will be your ultimate dessert guide in making your Mother’s Day feast a truly special and saccharine one.
Strawberry Lush cake by Goldilocks, P750
The iconic bakeshop highlights summer’s it-fruit, strawberries, in a vanilla chiffon cake covered with blush cream.
Instagram: @goldilocksph | [email protected] | 8532-4050 loc 86262
Strawberry Monst dessert by Pufft Doughnuts, P880
Just imagine, a generous amount of candied strawberries sandwiched by glazed doughnuts. Your mom will thank you for this.
Instagram: @pufftdoughnuts | [email protected] | 09176258735
Strawberry shortcakes by Cafe Ysabel, P980
Bring the “hearts” on mom’s special day with Chef Gene Gonzalez’s delectable strawberry shortcakes.
Instagram: @cafeysabel_official | [email protected] | 09955905515
Vegan ice creams by Alt Scoops, price upon request
What does a cool mom need? A serving of a creamy, dairy-free ice cream in a quirky tub.
Instagram: @alt.scoops | [email protected] | 09171274597
Artisanal bread by Conscious Collective, price upon request
In the mood for a Mother’s Day brunch? From bagels and rye to pound cakes, these artisanal bakes are perfect for an easy Sunday. Plus, you’re helping local farmers, too!
Instagram: @consciouscollectivemnl [email protected] | 09176524401
Dark chocolate truffle mousse cake by Power Stash, P1,300+
Chocolates are always a crowd pleaser. And this 100 percent vegan and gluten-free indulgence surely brings the decadence your Mother’s Day banquet needs.
Instagram: @powerstash.ph | [email protected]om
Ube buko pie by Purple Yam Malate, P485
Celebrate the uniqueness of your Mom with this ube halaya and buko pie hybrid.
Instagram: @purpleyammalate | [email protected] | 09178705760
Filipino dessert-inspired drinks by Macao Imperial Tea and Dunkin’ Donuts
Beat the heat on Mother’s Day with these reimagined refreshements hailed from Filipino summer staples halo-halo (P175) and mais con yelo (P90/12 ounces and P120/16 ounces).
Instagram: @dunkin_ph and @macaoimperialteaph
Yin Yang champorado by Angrydobo, P485
Remind yourself of the comfort that comes for a mother’s love with a bowl of this black and white champorado.
Instagram: @officialangrydobo | ang[email protected] | 09193294062