A trip to the beach isn’t the only way to keep fresh this summer. There’s a cheaper and sweeter way to do so—and that’s by indulging in cool, mouthwatering desserts! Here are some of Davao City’s best:
Aling Foping’s Halo-Halo
Ask any Dabawenyo what their favorite halo-halo is, and they’re bound to say Aling Foping’s. What makes their version special is that they let you select the ingredients, ensuring that each cup is made exactly to your liking.
Aling Foping’s Halo-Halo is available at Matina Town Square from 1 p.m. to 12 a.m., SM Lanang Premier Sky Garden from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m., and Boxed Up, Davao City from 5 p.m. to 2 p.m.
Dulce Vida Bakery & Resto’s Frozen Choco Brazo
Imagine a piece of heaven made with fluffy meringue, a creamy yema custard filling, and ice cream cake that’s bursting with chocolatey goodness. That’s exactly what you get with Dulce Vida Bakery & Resto’s award-winning Frozen Choco Brazo. It also comes in mango, ube, and strawberry flavors, which are all equally good.
Dulce Vida desserts are available at Tiny Kitchen Creations, F.Torres St., Poblacion District from 9:30 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Dulce Vida Bakery & Resto at Tulip Drive, Talomo, Davao City from 11 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Satur’s Nitrogen Ice Cream
Craving for something a little different? Have a scoop of Davao’s most exciting ice cream at Satur’s. Their ice cream is frozen with liquid nitrogen, which gives it a richer flavor and a creamier texture that’ll leave a lasting impression on the tongue. Some of their best-selling flavors are Chocolate Almonds and Mango Grahams.
Satur’s Nitrogen Ice Cream House is located at the 2nd floor of Brick Lance Square, Bo. Obrero, Davao City. Open from 11 a.m. to 12 p.m.
Cherrie’s Ice Cream
For a healthier alternative to ice cream, look no further than Cherrie’s. Their delectable treats are made from all-natural ingredients such as organic milk and raw sugar. For an extra dose of flavor, you can also inject your ice cream with chocolate, strawberry, or matcha syrup.
Cherrie’s Ice Cream and Cookie is located in SM Foodhall SM Lanang Premier, Davao City. Open from 10 a.m. to 9 p.m.
Experience a taste of Korea with Noonsaram’s bingsoos. These shaved-ice desserts are sweet but light on the palate, the perfect dessert to have after a heavy meal. There are a lot of flavors available, ranging from mango to chocolate, and everything else in between. Take your pick!
Noonsaram’s Korean Café is located at Door 8, Sta. Ana Realty Development Building, Davao City. Open from 10 a.m. to 11 p.m.
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