Sometimes, when we crave for food, we just can’t seem to decide which variant or flavor to get. In cases such as this, we either end up purchasing all flavors we want, or we don’t get anything at all because we can’t really decide which one to choose.
This is a usual occurrence especially for those who crave a lot of sweets—ice cream, cake, milk tea, donuts, and the like—which is why our ears perked up when we heard about carousel cheesecakes!
Carousel cheesecakes are whole cheesecakes that let customers enjoy a variety of flavors all at once. It is composed of eight slices of different flavored cheesecakes, which often include classics such as blueberry and strawberry cheesecake, as well as special flavors like avocado, ube, and choco banana. (Read: 3 Ways You Can Help Ensure Food Security in the Coming Years)
Over the quarantine period, many have been looking for places to get themselves a carousel cheesecake. And with all the trend going on, My Pope took the liberty of finding a cake shop that specializes in making one!
Lia’s Cakes in Season
Lia’s Cakes in Season is a cake shop owned by Carlo Carlos, an Entrepreneurial Management graduate from the University of Asia and the Pacific. It all started during a brainstorming session with his uncle about concepts for a business venture. That’s when he thought of his lola‘s unique avocado cake recipe, which was eventually perfected by his mom, Lia. (Read: ‘For Belle’ Lets You Have a Taste of Home With These Specialty Dishes)
After their avocado cake became a hit, Carlo immediately thought of doing a “fruits-to-cakes-in-season” concept for their business. This was also how they got the idea to create a carousel cheesecake so that customers can get a bang for their buck. After all, eight slices of different cheesecakes with oh-so-fruity (and some savory) flavors sound so good!
The carousel cheesecake at Lia’s Cakes in Season includes the following flavors: mango, ube, choco banana, strawberry, blueberry, langka, and calamansi cheesecake. It retails for P1,660 and can be delivered anywhere around Metro Manila—except hospitals, places where there are localized lockdowns, and narrow streets, to protect their delivery riders.
You may place your orders through their website liascakes.com or through their landline at (02) 8633 1397. Store hours are from 8 AM to 5 PM daily.