By Balitang America Staff, ABS-CBN North America Bureau
June 26, 2014
REDWOOD CITY, Calif. – Filipino-made cupcakes got high praise from fashionistas who tasted the sweet treats at a fashion show inside New York City’s tallest building.
Filipino-owned Sweets First Bake Shoppe and Cafe of Astoria, N.Y. was handpicked by global fashion icon Jessica Minh Anh to be the fashion show’s featured snack and giveaways during this fashion extravaganza high on top of One World Trade Center’s 63rd level.
This red velvet cupcake with a Filipino twist was a big hit among the guests.
These Pinoy business owner’s said its leche flan core surely hits the spot.
“So they can you know, taste some culture of Filipino,” Sweets First Bake Shoppe and Café owner Maryanne Christine Mendoza said. “We’re so really honored to be here and be a part of it.”
“I’m so glad to also say that Sweets First, we’re also representing the Philippines,” Sandy Nuguit of Sweets First Bake Shoppe and Café added.