Soft, Fluffy, Sweet = Perfection
The norm may dictate that sweets aren’t for breakfast or breakfast food isn’t really the best dessert. But there’s a shop in Hong Kong serving up a fusion of breakfast food and dessert that begs to differ. Even better, that shop is coming is coming to the Philippines
A shop located along Nathan Road in Mangkok and featured on the popular Korean Show Running Man, am.pm. is pushing the boundaries or breakfast and dessert with their sweet and delectable fusions.
Fun fact: am.pm. is not your usual sit down cafe as there's no chairs.
Serving up desserts and drinks that the sweet tooth in you will love, am.pm. is known best for serving up souffle pancakes in a variety of flavors.
Fun fact: They make their pancakes upon order so you'll have to have to wait about 8-10 minutes first.
Here are some of their best selling flavors:
Creme Brulee Souffle Pancake
Chocolate Lava Pudding Souffle Pancake
Matcha Souffle Pancake
Aside from those, you can also get your souffle pancakes ala mode with their smooth and creamy soft serve that has flavors that range from sesame to Hokkaido.
What they’ll be offering, the date of when they’re coming to the Philippines or where they’ll set up shot hasn’t been announced but feel free to stay updated by following their Instagram account.
In the meantime, why don’t you indulge in some other souffle dishes?
They say soufflé is the hallmark of French cuisine – art and magic conspiring with each other to create something unbelievably good and beautiful made from air and eggs. But in keeping things light, we’ll break it down for you guys:
Fun fact: Soufflé is also the past participle of the French verb 'souffler' which means to blow up.
Soufflé originated in the early eighteenth century in France and is a baked dish made from egg yolks and beaten egg whites. To create such a fluffy texture, they use nothing more than air and a precise egg beating method before they put this inside the oven. Other ingredients are often included, such as it can be reinvented and served as a savory dish or a sweet treat.
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Whether you’re craving for a good meal or curing the cravings for sweets, these soufflé dishes in Manila are the answers to your problems.
Japanese Beef Curry Souffle – Le Petit Soufflé
Le Petit Soufflé is a playful and modern French-Japanese bistro serving a wide selection of both sweet and savory offerings made from scratch. With stunning garden interiors and a constantly evolving menu, they deliver an unforgettable experience. Try their one-of-a-kind Japanese beef curry soufflé – you won’t regret it.
Matcha Azuki Bean Soufflé
Strawberry Pancake Soufflé
Pumpkin Soup Souffle – Alter Ego
Alter Ego serves Asian-European mashups inspired by the owners’ travels all around the globe. One of their must-tries is the Pumpkin Soup Souffle. Read our full feature here.
Carbonara Souffle – Fino Deli
Fino Deli is a wine-themed Italian-Spanish restaurant in little old Marikina. The Carbonara Souffle is linguine pasta topped with an egg souffle. Read our full feature here.
Omelette Souffle – La Mere Poulard
Founded 1888 in Normandy, La Mere Poulard is known for their world famous omelette soufflé paired with scallops and ratatouille.
Tiramisu Souffle – Bistro Manuel
Bistro Manuel is a fine, contemporary dining experience that will bring back a lot of nostalgic memories, especially for old patrons of its predecessor. Their Tiramisu Souffle is one of their bestselling desserts.
Hazelnut Souffle – Lemuria
Lemuria is a secret garden restaurant hidden amongst a residential area in New Manila. The restaurant serves French-Mediterranean dishes with wine pairing that completes the whole experience. For dessert, try the Hazelnut Souffle.
Cheesecake Souffle – Pilyo
PILYO serves up cheesecake souffles made with Filipino ingredients. They have three flavors – Bibingka Cheesecake Soufflé, Puto Ube Cheesecake Soufflé, and Mamon Cheesecake Soufflé. No news yet on when they’ll be back selling these beautiful desserts, but stay tuned!
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