You may have to give up animal products on a vegan diet, but that doesn’t mean you’ll have to live without all your favorite desserts. These cafes and bakeries in Manila sell plant-based desserts like vegan Leche flan and vegan donuts to satisfy your cravings.
Who knew Leche flan could be made without using eggs? This plant-based restaurant in Teacher’s Village made it possible for vegans to still enjoy this Pinoy dessert. Aside from Vegan Leche Flan, Pipino Veg also serves other vegan-friendly desserts like their Chocolate Cake and Chocolate Chips Cookie Nibblers. Contact them at 09152301649 or order through Food Panda, Grab Food, or Lalamove Pabili.
Plant-based comfort food and vegan donuts are Green Bar’s specialty. Their dessert menu changes daily and donut flavors and baked goods are decided each morning by their baker. Check their Instagram stories or send them a text at 09178082506 for flavor updates. Order through their website or find them on Grab Food and Food Panda if you’re located in Makati.
This health food store swears to use only the finest, all-natural, and organic ingredients. Their Faux Trix Bar and Peanut Butter Cups are a great plant-based treat. It’s indulgent but won’t have you feeling guilty after taking a few bites. Fill up this form to pre-order or add them to your cart when you shop at Berde Eats, Real Food, or The Vegan Grocer.
Get your Vegan Choco Butternut Donut fix at this family-owned café located in the South. They’re available as full-sized donuts or donut holes and are as close as you could get to the non-vegan version. Also try their other delicious donuts like Biscoff Classic and Strawberry Burger-Style donuts, or order vegan-friendly cakes, coffee, and snack bowls. Just reach out to them on their Instagram page.
It’s a common misconception that vegans have a boring diet because they only eat fruits and vegetables. You can eat your cake and still be healthy, all while being plant-based.
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