MANILA, Philippines – Craving for a cake, maybe a pastry or anything sweet, but you’re in the middle of something and traffic is—as always—bad out there?
Well, your craving is taken care of as Inquirer Lifestyle’s Best Desserts partners with delivery app, Honestbee, to bring some of the best desserts on its list to your doorstep.
The partnership has come in time for the holidays when desserts top the list of most gatherings. Honestbee takes the hassle out of driving through the busy, grid-locked streets by picking up and delivering your orders. This is sweetness combined with convenience. Almost 20 home-based bakers from the Inquirer Lifestyle’s most-followed Best Desserts list are joining this holiday venture.
“Now, these desserts that previously could be enjoyed only by going to the baker’s house yourself, can be delivered straight to your home with a single tap on your smartphone,” Cat Avelino, Honestbee brand and communications director, said.
Selections include Choco Tower from Rina Go of Nic’s Gourmet; Rum Cake with Salted Caramel Glaze and Cinnamon Rolls from Valerie Sotto of Valerie’s Kitchen; Cheesecake Fudge and Strawberry Dream Cake from Arie Cuerva Kidder of Cuerva Bakeshop; Artisanal Ice Cream from Edylyn Gamboa-Liu of Fog City Creamery; Jud’s Fruitcake from Judy Lao of Jud’s Fruitcakes and Pastries; Mango Walnut Torte and Vienna Wafers from Diana Ang-Uy of What’s Cookin’ Kitchenette; Pastillas Cake and Suman Cake from Greggie Mercado and Agapita Mercado of Aging’s Food Delight; Paleo Chocolate Cookies and Nougats from Jamie Lao of Paleovore; Pistachio Cake, Pineapple Upside Down Cake and Chocnut Rum Cake from Ann Puno of Ann Puno’s Kitchen; and Pistachio Cheesecake from Kathrine Marie Paguntalan of Marie Bakery and Café.
Honestbee, an app that originated in Singapore and buzzed into the country only last year, is fast becoming a household name for food delivery, including groceries. The concierge app now has reached most areas in Metro Manila including Novaliches, Malabon, Valenzuela, Marikina, Antipolo and Cainta. It is also available in Malolos and Meycauayan in Bulacan and Metro Cebu. Download the Honestbee app for free on Apple App Store or Google Play Store and sign up for an account. Visit www.honestbee.ph.