“Filipinos love their desserts and many of them make it a point to sample the best desserts during their travels around the world. In fact, we have gained a strong following of regular Filipino customers in Singapore. Encouraged by this and coupled with our market surveys, we decided to bring our brand to Philippine shores. Nine Fresh combines a delicious Taiwanese dessert concept with an innovative and refreshing twist for a wide array of flavors, textures, and surprises. With our affordable prices and wide offerings, we know that Nine Fresh offers a unique dessert concept that Filipinos are sure to appreciate.” ~Vannessa Tan, Co-founder of Nine Fresh
|Singapore's Nine Fresh the refreshing dessert cups|
Singapore is known as the melting pot of flavors and cultures, a destination much loved for its food. Desserts are plentiful in the sunny island state and the refreshing dessert cups by the homegrown concept. Nine Fresh is one of the most popular, with 18 locations serving treats to meet the desires of various palates and preferences.
I got to be one of the first to taste of Nine Fresh’s best-selling dessert cups filled with fresh taro balls, flavorful jellies, and beans. Ever wonder how your favorite milk tea sinkers and ingredients are made? Well It was surprising that Nine Fresh has a lot to offer for a delicious and healthy way of mixing together ingredients, and I sure had fun making my own...
Nine Fresh is a Singaporean grown dessert concept specializing in dessert cups that bring together a wide array of toppings and your choice of three different bases.
With a rich variety of menu items that are freshly produced daily at its own production facility, Nine Fresh promises to enthrall sweet tooths in Manila. Among its most popular desserts are the Taro Ball Signatures, featuring all-time favorites with exciting combinations you can dream of.
Nine Fresh is set to enthrall dessert lovers with classic favorites and exciting new combinations of flavors and textures. Among its most popular desserts its Taro Ball Signature, Grass Jelly Special, Fruity Ai-Yu Jelly and Black Pearl Ai-Yu Special.
Every freshly scooped cup is designed to bring you to Jiufen – the quaint little town that inspired their creations. Blending Jiufen’s tasty traditions with a refreshing zest, breathe new life into old favorites. Because no matter how our surroundings change, the tradition will always be worth refreshing.
Steps in Taro-Ball Making
These flavorful desserts without leaving the country as Nine Fresh makes its foray into the Philippines, introducing colorful, yummy Jiufen-inspired desserts that are delicious and mouthwatering at the same time. Imagine three signature bases– bean curd made from freshly-grounded soya bean, grass jelly, a different rendition to the familiar local gulaman, and refreshing ai-yu jelly made from the seeds of fig fruits that is lightly sweetened with black sugar–laden with taro balls and other delectable toppings that dessert-loving Pinoys are sure to enjoy.
|Nine Fresh is a Singaporean food concept bringing famous and fresh dessert cups to Manila|
For those who love boba pearls and other chewy toppings, the Black Pearl Ai-Yu Special is sure to excite the palate. Topped with red bean, black pearl, taro balls, and milk cup, the Black Pearl Ai-Yu Special is set to provide a truly satisfying dessert experience!
|Black Pearl Ai-Yu Special (Styled)|
|Black Pearl Ai-Yu Special (Top)|
Nine Fresh also offers a winning combination of sweetness and textures on the Fruity Ai-Yu Jelly. This must-try brings together aloe vera pearl jelly, mango pearl jelly, konjac jelly, taro balls, and milk cup not to be missed.
|Fruity Ai-Yu (Top)|
|Fruity Ai-Yu Jelly(Styled)|
For those with a soft spot for jellies, the Grass Jelly Special is a delightful treat with aloe vera pearl jelly, black sugar jelly dice, taro balls, and a milk cup for a splash of creaminess.
|Grass Jelly Special (Top)|
For starters, there’s the Nine Fresh Signature, made with bean curd, grass jelly, red bean, green bean, pinto bean, peanuts, and taro balls—a sure hit for bean lovers with a taste for the traditional.
|Nine Fresh Signature (Styled)|
|Nine Fresh Signature (Top)|
|With Founder Vannessa Tan and Marketing Manager Maxine Lee at the Nine Fresh Media Preview|
|Founders Vannessa Tan and Nick Lim and Marketing Manager Maxine Lee at the Nine Fresh Media Preview|
As you know, Nine Fresh will open late this February so let us all come to their stores then! Nine Fresh also offers a complimentary selection of tea drinks as part of its menu, making it a one-stop-shop for you to quench your thirst and satisfy your sweet tooth cravings any day!