THE ULTIMATE LIST: 6 Sweetest Valentine’s Sweets to Gift from the Heart
Cookie Napoleon Cake by Gourmandise by Sunshine
From a shortbread cookie base filled with custard cream topping, Chef Sunshine Puey creates poetry in cream and sugar. Adorned with macarons, meringue kisses, candies, chocolates, fresh fruits and flowers, this cake comes in chocolate or vanilla flavors. Order a heart-shaped one, or even better, shaped into your loved one’s initials.
Strawberry Clouds with Rose Petals by Karen’s Kitchen
It’s not Valentine’s Day without strawberries and roses. Baker extraordinaire Karen Young combines them in one luscious red-and-white cake that offers that perfect balance of light, sweet, fruity, and creamy for P1650, fresh red rose petals included.Petron, EDSA corner Arnaiz Avenue, Dasmariñas Village, Makati, (0917) KARENS1, (02) 555-0555, (02) 555-0111 17A San Rafael Street, Kapitolyo, Pasig City, (0917) KEY4YOU, (02) 696-3332, (02) 696-3330
Concord Cake by Goodies n’ Sweets
Make it an all-chocolate affair for your loved one with this French classic by Chef Aileen Anastacio. Topped with chocolate hearts, this cake features layers of crisp chocolate meringue and dark chocolate mousse for P1,300.Call (0917) 837-0959 to order
Cookie Bouquet and Heart-shaped Cakes by Kitchen’s Best
Why gift your loved one with a bouquet of roses when you can give an edible arrangement instead? Decorated sugar cookies shaped into the flowers of your choice, plus a cute teddy bear, are wrapped in sinamay and ribbon just like a floral bouquet.
If you’re a fan of any one of Kitchen’s Best award-winning iconic cakes—purple yam cake, pistachio sansrival, mango royale, to name a few—then order a mini heart-shaped version, or better yet, order the entire set to fill up your table with hearts!Karrivin Plaza, 2316 Pasong Tamo Extension, Makati City, (02) 843-3847
Stevia Apple Crisp by Karen’s Kitchen
For your health-minded sweetheart, why not offer this sugar-free concoction that’s good for the heart, literally. It’s sweetened with stevia, topped with oats (for added fiber), loaded with apple chunks, and adorned with a beauty rose, available for P1,600 only.Petron, EDSA corner Arnaiz Avenue, Dasmariñas Village, Makati, (0917) KARENS1, (02) 555-0555, (02) 555-0111 17A San Rafael Street, Kapitolyo, Pasig City, (0917) KEY4YOU, (02) 696-3332, (02) 696-3330