The Norte Bloggers missed the always- smiling owner of 8th Avenue Coffee, Mam Anj who is in New York, USA with her fiancé, Rann. The two of them are about to get married next year and we are equally excited about it, just like a family 🙂
So we were met by Dom Angco Baccay, for the second Cagayan Food Crawl. 8th Avenue Coffee, a cute little coffee shop in Magallanes cor.Legaspi St. joined us on our first food appreciation tour.
“Our main strength is the ambiance and the quality of our coffee or coffee-based drinks. We sell more beverages over ice“, says Dom.
They served Christmas drinks non-coffee based frappucino. Because their themed christmas concoctions are fruity and fruit-based, bloggers need to try and taste them all. 🙂
Christmas taste frap– fruity, raspberry flavored frap that is light to the palate but with just the right amount of sour and sweet raspberry flavor. Berries abound on ber- months and this is the right time to taste them
Apple mint frap– slight taste of green apple with a twist of peppermint, topped with white chocolate chips and cotton candy
Christmas cookie frap– tastes like your favorite cookie dough- topped with cookie and drizzle of caramel
White passion frap– passion fruit mixed with white chocolate topped with cotton candy sprinkles (*Norte Bloggers favorite)
Honeydew latte– fruity, honeydew flavored coffee
Chocomint– Santa Claus loves chocomint, this is a powdered choice-based drink which sounds and tastes like comfort food. its really comfort food
Ice Salted Caramel macchiato– salted caramel macchiato, I personally love caramel macchiato and adding rock salt into it is a big bonus 🙂
8th Avenue has a promotion from December 1 up to December 31, you can either get a planner, tumbler or surprise gift. All you have to do is complete the sticker to avail the freebie.
8th Avenue Tea Lab
The concept of the tea lab is similar to a chemistry lab, since the the owner is a medical technologist. Her mother took charge of the interior design of the Tea Lab, hence the unique and interesting design.
Choco berry milk tea a combination of milk and strawberry tea to fit the season. It is also served with black pearl or tapioca
Passion fruit tea– the all time best seller, ‘is sobrang sarap’. Passion fruit is kween, no wonder it is the undisputed favorite.
They call their beverage sizes atomic (small) and molecular (large)
If you are a regular at 8th Avenue, I’m sure you have your own happy place. The Norte Bloggers also have our happy place here. Check this space out 🙂
Have fun, everyone! 🙂 Don’t forget to share.