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Rappler's latest stories on ice cream


Keep cool and carry on: 5 local ice-cream brands to enjoy in Metro Manila

May 16, 2019 - 12:00 AM

Can't take the heat? Enjoy any of these 5 locally-owned artisanal ice cream brands and their new summer flavors! Which one's your fave?

Pecan Resist! and other anti-Trump flavors

Nov 01, 2018 - 2:45 PM

Consumers are also urged to 'Join the resistance'

RAPPLER BEST EATS 2017: The year in sweets

Dec 29, 2017 - 8:05 PM

Here’s a quick peek at some of the sweet treats that impressed us in 2017

Try gold-topped, halo-halo-inspired ice cream at this new Makati cafe

Nov 03, 2017 - 1:28 PM

Satisfy your curiosity at this newly-opened Korean ice cream shop in Makati

KISS THE TIRAMISU. The brand's signature soft serve comes in 4 different flavors: Tiramisu, Matcha, Midas Touch, and Injeolmi. Photo by Amanda Lago/Rappler

Carmen's Best: Discovering Filipinos can and will spend

Aug 20, 2017 - 1:00 PM

The premium ice cream maker invested in export when the market was home all along

What's The Big Idea? Carmen's Best Ice Cream: From throwaway product to passion project

Aug 17, 2017 - 9:02 PM

Carmen's Best Ice Cream all began because Paco Magsaysay's family-owned dairy farm was producing more milk than it could sell

Where to eat while in Antique

Apr 26, 2017 - 2:24 PM

Explore the best eats from the province where the mountains meet the seas

In Bicol, indulge in sili ice cream and more spicy sweets

Feb 04, 2017 - 6:36 PM

Chili cheesecakes sili ice cream and more – here are a few desserts with a kick to try for your next food trip

5 international food trends we wish were here in PH

Oct 13, 2016 - 11:04 AM

We want them here stat Our tummies and IG feeds are waiting

Teens lure 10-year-old girl with ice cream before rape, murder

May 10, 2016 - 4:50 PM

Her body was found 3 days after she went missing

Where you can get these 18 ice-cold, mouthwatering desserts – for every budget

Apr 13, 2016 - 12:35 PM

On sweltering days the perfect dessert is a balm for parched throats and provides sweet respite from the heat Here are delicious eats for every budget

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Japan dessert firm offers 'apology' for 9-cent ice cream price hike

Apr 05, 2016 - 7:58 PM

Akagi Nyugyo apologizes for the increase in the price of its GariGarikun ice cream after not raising prices in a quarter century

APOLOGY. Akagi Nyugyo executives and employees line up to bow in apology for raising the price of their ice cream. Screen shot from YouTube.

Magnolia Ice Cream House, Le Coeur de France, and more closed restaurants we miss

Mar 13, 2016 - 9:40 PM

Take a walk down memory lane as we look at these restaurants that are now closed

Photo by Paolo Abad/Rappler

Masbash Ice Cream: Menyantap sayuran yang ‘sweet and creamy’

Aug 20, 2015 - 10:52 AM

Buat kamu yang di Bandung es krim jenis sayuran ini bisa membuat anak anak lahap menyantap sayur

Es krim rasa beet. Bukan sekedar perasa, tapi ada sayuran asli. Foto oleh Yuli Saputra/Rappler

Looking for a treat? 3 dessert places you need to visit now

May 11, 2015 - 1:16 PM

Planning your next food trip? Make sure to visit these 3 unique stopovers It will be a party in your mouth

7 PH agri products to rave about at Madrid Fusion Manila

Apr 25, 2015 - 10:16 AM

From award winning chocolate to premium coffee from iconic mountains here are products that boast Made in the Philippines

BEST OF PH. At food festival Madrid Fusion Manila, the spotlight shines on Philippine and Spanish cuisine. All photos by Pia Ranada/Rappler

What is the top seller of convenience stores?

Apr 11, 2015 - 7:05 PM

A study reveals Filipinos top food purchases from convenience stores and who the biggest spenders are

This Bono Gelato ice cream flavor won a People's Choice award in Singapore

Mar 24, 2015 - 1:50 PM

Meet the mango ube symphony

Carmen's Best ice cream: From cult favorite to Pope Francis' dessert

Feb 05, 2015 - 12:31 PM

From earning a cult following in weekend markets to being served during Pope Francis flight from Manila to Rome Carmen s Best is fast becoming a favorite of the Manila gourmet circuit

Carmen's Best ice cream ready to go ASEAN

Feb 03, 2015 - 6:42 PM

Founder Paco Magsaysay explains why his ice cream is so good and why he s got big dreams for ASEAN economic integration

Ice cream for Pope Francis' trip home

Jan 19, 2015 - 10:19 PM

Paco Magsaysay of Carmen’s Best Ice Cream says they received an order from PAL unaware it was for the Pope’s flight

Crocodile, sampaguita ice cream and other fun flavors to try

Sep 06, 2014 - 11:54 AM

Ice cream makers have been concocting flavors with ingredients that may surprise you

What to expect at the new Magnum pop-up café

Apr 05, 2014 - 3:11 PM

Magnum opens up its own café where visitors can dine and make their own ice cream creations

INDULGE. The new Magnum Pleasure Store opens its gold and brown restaurant on April 8 – the colors remind us of Belgian Chocolate

#FoodTrip: 4 desserts with a twist

Feb 01, 2014 - 11:00 AM

Spreadable marshmallow a macaron ice cream sandwich and more

MACARON ALA MODE. Instagram’s favorite dessert with a cool upgrade. Photo courtesy of Chez Karine

20 tips to survive your 20s

Sep 01, 2013 - 7:22 PM

Your best era also depends on your outlook Here are some insights to live by

STEPPING OUT. The twenties are a time of open-mindedness and opportunity. Ask anyone past this stage

RFM 2013 capex up 186% at P1-B

Jun 26, 2013 - 2:13 PM

The capex will cover the expansion of the company s pasta and bread manufacturing operations and its ice cream distribution network

Taste of Israel: Recipes to try

Mar 15, 2013 - 10:52 AM

Curious about Israeli cuisine? Here are 3 recipes to bring the taste of Israel into your home

BOUREKITAS. They resemble the popular Filipino delicacy, empanada. All photos by Pia Ranada

TechRap: Facebook News Feed Hands On

Mar 10, 2013 - 11:55 PM

Get a preview of Facebook s redesigned News Feed Is the iPhone 5s coming in August? And makes sense of all the Twitter noise with TweetDeck s new search filters

The fine art of eating chocolate

Feb 22, 2013 - 5:58 PM

There’s more to chocolate that simply opening its wrapper and chomping it down Learn how to appreciate chocolate the right way

LIFE'S LIKE A BOX OF CHOCOLATES. 'Depending on the chocolate, a lot of varieties have anti-oxidants in them.' Photo from Microsoft Office Image

Showbitz: Sexy bodies, summer plans

Feb 21, 2013 - 1:35 PM

How are today s it personalities preparing for summer? They share their plans with Rappler

LOVE CHOCOLATE, STAY HOT. Magnum's celebrity ambassadors share their summer plans and fitness secrets with us. All photos by Mike Manabat

Firms fear summer meltdown in nuclear-free Japan

May 13, 2012 - 1:29 PM

Hard hit manufacturers are facing a long summer with businesses making everything from ice creams to crayons fretting production may be hampered as the now nuclear free nation faces energy cuts

'Magnum' ice cream craze helps RFM scoop more profits

Apr 30, 2012 - 2:07 PM

Selecta maker of the Magnum ice cream enjoys strong sales resulting in higher profits for parent RFM Corp

Magnum ice cream launches hot

Mar 16, 2012 - 7:01 PM

Selecta launches ice cream brand Magnum at an exclusive red carpet event at White Space

Photo by Patricia Evangelista, Makati, 14 Feb 2012.