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Shoutout to Simrans!

They say — “Life begins at…” WHATEVER. Well I thought to myself, it’s better to enjoy my birthday with this unicorn-themed cake now than when I hit 60. What do I know? Is anybody really too old for unicorns and … Continue reading

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Dessert Heaven

Apparently if you want to get to dessert heaven in Takashimaya, you have to go down their basement. The gods of sweets converged at the pit of Takashimaya and plotted to make everyone load up on calories. Yup, there are … Continue reading

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The BekShop

My first batch of Cassava cake from July Dellupac of The Bekshop was mouthwatering! It takes me back to days when my family would go for long drives to our hometown in Quezon Province in the Philippines. Creamy, delicious, the … Continue reading

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Bakery Review: Alo Tra

Amidst gourmet bakeries popping in the city, Alo Tra Milk Tea and Shop has remained one of my favorites. They serve on the freshest bread daily and even advertise their baking times so you know when it’s the right time … Continue reading

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Sweet Stuff

For my son’s party, I decided cake and cupcakes would be perfect. I mean what’s a party without the standard sweet stuff, right? Luckily I’m friends with the talented, Jelda Jayne Miranda who did my son’s baptism cake of Mario … Continue reading

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Pastry Passion in Saigon

My friend Shirley, who is the patissier of Pastry Passion Manila, has come to Saigon. Why am I excited?  Because I got to taste her delectable creations last Saturday during her son’s 1st birthday and they were divine! I love chocolate … Continue reading

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Sweet Creations

This is another cake entry.  It will be for a couple more I think. 😉 Unlike the Philippines where the cake industry is literally brimming with individuals offering customized cake, Saigon only has a handful of people doing this. Been … Continue reading

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