Kapitolyo Food Tour: Lia's Cakes in Season

Written By clapalisoc on Thursday, 2 March 2017 | 10:49

Lia's Cakes in Season is famous for their Avocado flavored sweets. Avocado cake, cheesecake, Sans Rival and cupcake - they have them all! Being a fan of anything avocado, most especially avocado home made ice cream, it was one of those places pegged on top of my "must visit list". 

Avocado Cupcake from Lia's Cake in Season
Avocado Cupcake for 85Php

My first encounter with this cake shop was way back in 2013 with no follow-up thereafter. A little odd for an avocado fanatic like me, yes? But during that visit, I tried their avocado cupcake and found nothing special about it. In fact, I found the frosting too buttery, lacking the sweet luscious avocado flavor I was expecting (review details HERE). 

Lia's Cake in Season
Love the purple and green color combination!

With that being said, I was a little hesitant to revisit when I went to Kapitolyo with foodsocietyph for a food tour. But my homies wanted to try the place (hi Reich T & Ruth D) so I obliged. There should always be a room for second chances, right? 

Lia's Cake in Season Kapitolyo
Cake Slices x Polvoron!

Avocado Cake from Lia's Cake in Season
Heart Shaped Cake available during the month of LOVE

 Gave their Avocado Cake another try and I'm glad I did! 

Avocado Cake from Lia's Cake in Season
Avocado Cake for 1250Php Whole Cake | 170Php for a Slice

Three layers of green colored chiffon that were so light and soft, layered with avocado cream, frosted with more avocado cream and finished off with crushed pistachios.

Avcado Cake from Lia's Cake in Season
A closer look at this delicious cake!

The chiffon didn't have a hint of avocado but the cream had it all! It had just the right avocado flavor, not too sweet, not too cloying. It was like eating freshly mashed avocado with whipped cream and a little condensed milk! So yummy!

Ube Cheesecake from Lia's Cake in Season
Ube Cheesecake for 1050Php Whole | 150Php for a Slice

We also tried their Ube Cheesecake. Oh my! This was like eating "Ube Halaya" that was turned into cheesecake! It was thick and smooth, rich and sweet. A little heavy on the palate, this can get cloying so it's best shared. They used Ube Polvoron as the base of the cheesecake which added more sweetness. They also topped the cheesecake with more Ube Polvoron. Guess a different cheesecake base will lessen the cloying factor?

Assortment of Cakes from Lia's Cake in Season
Avocado Cakes and MORE!

Aside from Avocado and Ube, they also have Strawberry Cream Cake, Banana Caramel Cake, Calamansi Tea Cake, Red Velvet, Mango Cream Cake, Chocolate Decadence and an assortment of cheesecake flavors! Savory meals are also present here in the form of Chicken Empanada, Spaghetti, Aligue Pasta and Pork Adobo pasta.

Avocado Cheesecake from Lia's Cake in Season
Next Target!

Can't wait to go back and try their Avocado Cheesecake and their Avocado Sans Rival too!

4 out of 5 Stars for Lia's Cakes in Season!

--- Lia's Cakes in Season: 23 East Capitol Drive, Kapitolyo, Pasig City

***you can also find them here:

--- 2nd Level, Bellagio Square, 243 Tomas Morato, Brgy. Laging Handa, Quezon City
--- Stall 29, Delicacies Village, Tiendesitas, Frontera Verde, Ortigas Avenue cor. C-5, Bgy. Ugong, Pasig City

Lia's Cakes in Season Menu, Reviews, Photos, Location and Info - Zomato

About clapalisoc

I am a workaholic mom who is also trying to be the best wife ever. I am a self proclaimed food lover, a frustrated cook and pastry master. I have a thing for books and scrap booking fills up my free time. Blogging? It's something I do once in a while when I can squeeze in some "me time" in this super busy life.


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