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The Six Fix: Places of Perfect Bliss for Chocolate Lovers

The Six Fix: Places of Perfect Bliss for Chocolate Lovers

No matter how many food innovations are out there, the classics will always have a special place in our hearts. And for Valentine's Day, chocolate is definitely that one thing that's forever a constant. To help you expand your repertoire, we've compiled six places where you can find unique chocolate creations that are sure to bring you and your special someone a sweet high at very pocket-friendly costs:

1. Café UK Co. Aside from its coffee brewed in an 1830s method that produces their clear brew of "energy in a cup," Café UK Co. also offers delectable pastries like the Ferrero Chocolate Cake, which will give more delight to your mouth than an ordinary chocolate cakethanks in large part to the famous chocolate brand incorporated in the cake and frosting. Price: P140/slice. Location: 1233 J. Barlin Street corner P. Noval Street, Sampaloc, Manila


2. Becky’s Kitchen. For less than a hundred bucks, you can already have a taste of one of their mouthwatering bestsellers: Swiss Chocolate Cake, a luscious chocolate chiffon cake with honeycomb filling and buttercream frosting. Price: P55/slice. Location: 1061 Pablo Ocampo Street corner Bautista Street, Malate, Manila


3. PCC Dairy Corner’s Chocomilk. This iskolar’s favorite is made from carabao’s milk manufactured by the Philippine Carabao Center. You won't just drink something chocolate-y and creamy but also nutritious, perfect for the health conscious. Price range: P19 for 200mL to P85 for 1 Liter. Location: Mariano M. Mondonedo Ave, Los Baños, Laguna (inside UPLB)


4. Theo & Philo. This artisan chocolate manufacturer transforms locally-sourced ingredients into quality single-origin chocolates. Unusual ingredients like green mango, calamansi, adobo, and turon, are part of their roster, which all add unique flavor to their offerings but their bestseller is the 70% Dark Chocolate and Labuyo bar. Price: P95/bar. Location: In various stores


5. Chocolate Confections. A mainstay at bridal events and fairs, this confectionery offers chocolate tray packages and wine and chocolate deals perfect to be given as gifts for any occasion. Price range: P100-P210 (for 2-3 pcs.); P1,500-P7,000 (chocolate trays); P560-P1,870 (wine and chocolate). Location: 151 Tanauan Street, Ayala Alabang Village, Muntinlupa City


6. Chocolate Mint Spa. Treat yourself and your loved one to a pampering massage with their refreshing signature chocolate mint massage and body scrub—it might be just what you need to end your week on a high note. Price: P300 & up. Location: 250 A, Aguirre Avenue, BF Homes, Paranaque City


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Photographs from (Becky's Kitchen), (Cafe UK),,, (chocomilk), (chocomint spa)




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