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  • Ready For A Sugar Rush? These Desserts Are Some of the Best in 2018

    Bookmark this list for all the sweet treats you need to have at your next celebration.
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Ready For A Sugar Rush? These Desserts Are Some of the Best in 2018
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  • Yummy's list of best desserts this year includes indulgent cookies, flavorful and moist cakes, dreamy pastries, and fun ice cream treats. Bookmark this list for your next party or for your holiday spread! Check out which desserts made it to the list:

    1. Matcha Cheesecake by Casa San Luis Pastries

    Earthy green tea flavors are the perfect foil to the creamy and indulgent cheesecake base. Did we mention we love the contrasting flavors of the silky cream and sweet strawberries, too?

    Price: P950 for a 7-inch cake

    Buy: Order online at Casa San Luis Pastries


    2. Ube Cake by Pasteleria_Manila

    This moist ube sponge cake is generously layered and sealed with quality ube halaya. By quality, we mean the best! The cake is covered in Baguio's popular Good Shepherd Ube. It's the most authentic and decadent ube cake you can have.

    Price: P1,260 for a round 10-inch cake; P1,360 for a rectangle cake (10x18 inches)

    Buy: Order online or call (0939) 939-8632; Instagram: @pasteleria_manila

    3. OMG Chocolate Cake by Jen

    Have you ever eaten chocolate cake and thought to yourself: there just isn't enough icing! Ever felt guilt about stealing icing from the rest of the cake? Well, you're not alone. This is one indulgent cake you'll want to keep to yourself.

    Price: P450/can

    Buy: Order online or call 239-0745; Pick up point: Love Desserts at 915 Banawe Street, Quezon City; Instagram: @omgchocolatecakes 

    4. Lemon Yogurt Bundt Cake by 1986 Bakeshop

    Trust us, a slice of this moist bundt cake will bring on a smile. It's tangy and sweet in all the right ways.


    Price: P750

    Buy: Order via (0917) 983-2488


    5. Chocolate Caramel Cake by Big Al's

    Served in an unassuming tin container, this cake doesn't need frills to be good. The moist chocolate cake is topped with a caramel sauce that tastes just like your favorite Leche flan caramel!


    Price: P650/junior size, P1,200/birthday size, P1,800/party size

    Buy: Order Online at Instagram: @bigalscookiejar

    6. Malagos Brownies by Blends and Batters

    These incredibly soft, fudgy brownies will make you a certified chocoholic (if you aren't already one.) It's a plain brownie, but done flawlessly so that its star really shines: delicious, dark Malagos chocolate.


    Price: P200/8 pieces

    Buy: Order Online at Instagram: @blendsandbatterph

    7. Creme Brulee Doughnuts by Poison Doughnuts

    We can't decide which part we love best: the burnt brown sugar which coats this dense, cakey doughnut made of sourdough-brioche dough, the rich sugar custard inside, or the fact that it goes perfectly with our cup of coffee.


    Price: P80 per piece

    Buy: The Alley at Karrivin Plaza, Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City

    8. Parmesan Ensaymadas by Claudines Homemade Classics

    This soft, perfectly baked ensaymada is the right balance of sweet and creamy buttercream with salty, umami-rich Parmesan. You'll absolutely love it with a cup of hot coffee!


    Price: P660/half dozen, P1,300/dozen

    Buy: Order via (0917) 532-2300; Instagram: @claudineshomemadeclassics

    9. Queso de Bola Taisan Cakes by Purple Spatula

    Sinking your teeth into these cloud-soft little moist sponge cakes will send you to cloud nine. Sprinkled with white sugar on top for a little crunch and the perfect amount of salty Queso de bola to play with your palate, it's hard to stop at one piece!

    Price: P45/each. Available in box of 8s, 10s, 12s and 15s

    Buy: Order online or call 0917-5344379; Instagram @purplespatulabakeshop

    10. Classic Milk New York Style Cookies by Henrysbestcookies

    There's nothing like a classic chocolate chip cookie done excellently. Every bite is guaranteed to be ooey gooey with chocolate!

    Price: P360/Box of 3

    Buy: Order online at; Instagram: @henrysbestcookies

    11. Red Miso Choco Chunk Cookies by Baker on East

    These sinfully delicious cookies have two things that lure you in: a unique, umami punch that balances the sweetness and a tender, no-other-like-it tender crumb.


    Price: P950/12 pieces

    Buy: Order online or contact (0917) 539-7640; Instagram: @bakeroneast

    12. South Cotabato Dark Chocolate Cookie by The Mess Hall

    These guys really know how to bake a cookie: it has an incredible chewy texture you love with just the right amount of sweet flavors and chocolate chunks to make you fall in love with chocolate all over again.

    Price: P120/Cookie

    Buy: The Mess Hall, Karrivin Plaza, Chino Roces Avenue, Makati City; Instagram: @themoplex

    13. Macadamia White Chocolate Giant Cookie by Ollie's Kitchen

    Imagine nutty flavors, slightly sweet white chocolate, and a cookie base reminiscent of toffee notes all in one huge treat. You'll want more than one big cookie, for sure.

    Price: P120/ piece

    Buy: Order via (0926) 613-6392; Instagram:

    14. Biko Gelato by MNL Creamery

    This non-dairy gelato is a winner in every sense: you get all the familiar biko flavors, the gelato base is made with suman, and it is mixed with latik and a coconut sugar crumble. Yum!


    Price: P150/ scoop

    Buy: MNL Creamery branches: Alabang Town Center, UP Town Center, Ayala Vertis North, and Malingap Central Food Hall in Quezon City

    15. Nama Chocolate Truffles by bitesizeph

    Creamy, indulgent, and just the right size, these chocolate truffles are made for people who enjoy the little things in life like the perfect chocolatey bite.

    Price: P100/box (15 cubes)

    Buy: Order online or call (0977) 855-6070. Instagram:@bitesizeph

    See the rest of's 25 Best Desserts for 2018 by clicking here.

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    *Minor edits have been made by the editors.

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