Stressed spelled backward is desserts and everyone deserves a treat after a long day at work or school. Sweets have a chemical effect on our brains that when we eat something sweet, our brain releases Dopamine, a compound that enhances our mood to something positive. Sweet Tooth or not, sweets are needed in our body. Our need for sweets didn’t escape the observant eyes of Baguio City’s local entrepreneurs. Sweet shops abound in the City of Pines and if you are looking for must-try sweet shops in the City of Pines here are some of our recommendations:
Note: The sweet shops are equally awesome and definitely must-tries. They are in no particular order.
This dainty sweet shop located at DPS Compound has made its way into the hearts of the people because of its delectable treats. Glyco Sweetshop’s moist cupcakes with creamy frosting are simply mouthwatering. Some of their bestsellers include the Egg Tarts, Green Tea Cupcake, and Dirty Chocolate with Mint Buttercream.
The Cake Palace Co.
Craving for cupcakes? Then look no further than the Cake Palace Co, a quaint sweet shop located at Porta Vaga Mall. They have assorted flavors like Ube, Lemon, Mocha, Cookies and Cream, and many more that are sure to satisfy your cravings. The best part is that you can customize your cupcakes to your own design to make it more special.
Sweetmates Cakes and Cafe
Just from the name itself, sweet cravings are already turned on. Sweetmates Cakes and Cafe is where you can find a perfect combination of coffee and delightful pastries and cakes. A must-try when you visit Sweetmates is their Blueberry Cheesecake.
In the Bloomfield Hotel is the Patch Cafe, a haven for sweet tooths because of its wide array of sugary delights. The interior of the place is very welcoming with a warm atmosphere best to enjoy something sweet. Patch Cafe’s specialties include the Red Velvet Cupcake and Blueberry Cheesecake.
Kiwi’s Bread and Pastry Shop
After strolling along the iconic Mines View Park, people are looking for a place to grab a bite and chill out for a while and the Kiwi’s Bread and Pastry Shop is a smart choice. The pastry shop is proud of its artisan bread and pastries. Their specialties include the Kiwi Muffin and the Kiwi Cheesecake.
Designer cakes and tasty pastries are just some of the awesome treats that are available at Cake Artisan. Yummy and colorful macarons with a heavenly filling, moist cupcakes in Lemon Meringue, Green Tea, and Tequila Rose are some of their bestsellers. For special occasions, you can also have your cakes customized to your preference at Cake Artisan. Check out their shop at Prudential Life Building, Assumption Road.
Ebai’s Cafe and Pastry Shop
Ebai’s Cake and Pastry Shop proudly presents its Apple Walnut Cake and Carrot Cake that are made with only the finest ingredients. Get a taste of their cakes at Upper Session Road and along Fr Carlu Street, only a few steps from the Baguio Cathedral.
High-quality cakes at reasonable prices are what you can find at Red Cherries, the quaint shop is located in Victoria Shopville along Mabini Street. One of their bestsellers includes the Ube Cake with a generous filling of halaya and their Cheesecakes.
Vizco’s Restaurant and Cake Shop
Vizco’s Restaurant and Cake Shop is the ideal place to share great conversations over great food. Aside from the hearty meals served at the restaurant, Vizco’s is famous for their Strawberry Cake made with love and strawberries the province of Benguet is known for. Enjoy a slice of this cake with your favorite coffee or tea.
Everything Nice Cake Shop and Cafe
Everything Nice Cake Shop and Cafe truly has everything nice because of its hearty meals that are Filipino favorites. The hearty meals are also best when capped off with their mouthwatering desserts. Some of their bestsellers include their Casava Cake and Crinkles. They are located at the Ayala Technohub, Camp John Hay and a kiosk at SM Baguio.
Macarons by Le Jardin Oublié
Macarons originated in France and these colorful and flavorful meringue cookies sandwiched together in a smooth and buttery filling is just the perfect treat. However, you don’t have to visit France to taste luscious macarons because you can find them at Le Jardin Oublié Patisserie, order them online or get them at the University of Baguio or their kitchen along Happy Glen Loop.
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