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Specialty Cheesecake Flavors & Ingredients

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Specialty Cheesecake Flavors & Ingredients

Hood Famous Bakeshop is best known for our cheesecakes, including our flagship ube cheesecake, but to be honest we’re much more than just ube. Our desserts featuring Filipino and Asian-Pacific flavors might use some ingredients that many may not be familiar with, so here’s a little guide on some of our most popular and favorite flavors: Ube Ube, pronounced oo-beh, is a purple yam indigenous to the Philippines. It’s bright purple color comes naturally making it perfect for Instagram-friendly dishes. It has a slightly sweet flavor that can be described as an earthly cookies and cream. Since ube has a...

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