For birthdays and other big celebrations, classic cakes like chocolate, caramel, or sans rival are usually the go-to, but if you really want to make your next festivity extra special, you might want to try ordering a strawberry cake. They come in different forms, from the cheesecake to the cream cake and everything in between. Trust us, the fresh fruity flavor of juicy strawberries paired with soft, creamy textures and light but complementary flavors will be sure to impress at your next get-together. Every family member and guest will be asking for a second slice!
Here are some home-baked strawberry cakes you can order in Manila right now:
Beakery's strawberry shortcake will get your mouth watering as soon as you see it thanks to the generous coating of compote atop the cake along with the fresh strawberries. The soft cheesecake and syrupy coating are complemented by the crunchy texture of the base.
Price: P850/six-inch cake, P1700/nine-inch cake
This strawberry shortcake from Oh! Cecilia Cakes is composed of light sponge cake filled with fresh strawberries and finished off with whipped cream. The strawberries in their cakes come directly from farmers in Baguio!
Price: P550/seven-inch cake
Dulce Santi combines the creamy flavor of tres leches cake with whipped strawberry frosting and fresh strawberries on this heavenly dessert. The milky, ultra-moist cake perfectly complements the tart strawberries for a dessert that's both light and instantly satisfying.
Price: Prices range from P550 to P2000
Chère Joie's strawberry cheesecake is comprised of decadent layers of white chocolate whipped cream, cream cheese mousse, baked cheesecake, a crushed almond crust, and fresh strawberry slices piled on top for a light but satisfying mix of flavors and textures. They also have strawberry cream cake on the menu if you prefer to keep it simple.
Price: P1650/six-inch cream cake; P1,950/seven-inch cheesecake
This gorgeous cake from Fraiche Patisserie is loaded with strawberry flavor from top to bottom. It's made with a strawberry sponge cake base, filled with strawberry compote and whipped cream cheese, and finished off with strawberry frosting, and of course, fresh strawberries. If you want lots of strawberry flavor in each bite, this is the cake for you!
How to order: Send a message to Fraiche Patisserie's Facebook page or contact them at (0917)-593-7893.
Karenina's Delight keeps their strawberry shortcake simple with vanilla chiffon cake, whipped cream, and fresh strawberries inside and on top. We love the artfully frosted exterior, which puts the sliced strawberries on full display and embellishes them with a light sprinkling of gold flakes.
Every layer of On Baker Street's strawberry shortcake is on full display even upon first glance and you'll have a hard time resisting the combination of airy sponge cake, light but creamy strawberry frosting, and frest strawberries on top. It's perfect for a fancy dinner, a big celebration, or to give as a token of appreciation.
How to order: Send a message to On Baker Street's Facebook page or contact them at (0917)-811-8254.
*This story originally appeared on Yummy.ph. Minor edits have been made by the Preview.ph editors.