We Bet You've Never Had Sampaguita-Flavored Ice Cream Before
You'll get to taste all kinds of flowers at this ice cream shop!
Imagine eating an icy and creamy treat named with the flavors of a flower.¬†
That's exactly what Papa Diddi's Handcrafted Ice Cream¬†created with their six new summer ice cream flavors. The¬†collection, called Summer Blooms, is now available at¬†Papa Diddi branches.¬†
Papa Diddi specializes in making ice cream from locally-sourced ingredients.¬†That means all of its ingredients are inherently familiar to many of our taste buds or at the very least, our senses. ¬†
One of its more¬†unique flavors is the¬†White Summer Lei ice cream.¬†This is the ice cream shop's Davao white chocolate ice cream infused with the scent¬†and aroma of the national flower, the
Named the Blue Butterfly, another summer flavor made from Papa Diddi's carabao milk ice¬†cream is infused with tea made from the¬†dried leaves and petals of a¬†color-changing flower,¬†changing it into a pretty pastel blue ice cream. The¬†dried blue butterfly pea flowers give its light blue color and it tastes just as light as its color suggests, but it also has¬†hints of¬†tea flavors¬†from the dried pea flower leaves.
If you love¬†nutty flavors, then the Honey Sunflower Seed ice cream is what you should try.¬†Sweet honey-flavored ice cream is the perfect¬†foil to nutty sunflower seeds. What makes this ice cream particularly flavorful is the fact that the sunflower seeds have been toasted and then coated in honey, creating a full-flavored taste. It's fantastic when served as an affogato.¬†
The other three flavors available this summer¬†are¬†Manguavo, a mango and guava ice cream combo that's delicious pressed into a brioche bun;¬†Squash Blossoms, a kalabasa-infused ice cream with a hint of cinnamon; and Roselle's Embrace,¬†a hibiscus flower-infused ice cream with a hint of¬†tanginess offset by chunks of salty-sharp cheddar cheese. A seventh flavor for the summer is¬†exclusive to its¬†
Papa Diddi's Handcrafted Ice Cream is located at 168 Maginhawa Street, Sikatuna Village, Quezon City.¬†Visit¬†Papa Diddis Handcrafted Ice Cream on Facebook for a full listing of their branches.¬†