Alviera Country Club offers the much-needed R&R for members and visitors, near and far

There’s a lot to love about Pampanga’s culinary scene, from hearty comfort food that warms the soul, to artisanal cooking and delicious savory and sweet delicacies that celebrate the city’s rich culture. Kapampangan cooking steals the headlines when it comes to the most delectable dishes in the country, no wonder why it has always been a must-visit destination for anyone who likes cooking, eating, or simply likes travelling.

Hailing from a city that prides itself as the country’s Culinary Capital, Alviera Country Club now offers some of the classic and new pastries and delicacies, well-loved by Filipinos. With just a 1.5-hour drive from Quezon City through SCTEX, get ready to treat your taste buds with the much-awaited opening of Pasteleria – Alviera Country Club’s premiere pastry shop. Great news to all bread-lovers and sweet tooths, as members and non-members get a taste of the finest selection of baked goodies. So if you’re looking for a quick getaway and a safe escape from Manila, head over to Alviera Country Club’s Pasteleria and discover one of the best kept secrets of the north.

Freshly-baked every day, Pasteleria offers a wide variety of traditional-with-a-Manyaman-twist, all drool-worthy pastries, that are worth the travel for. Some must-not-be-missed best sellers include:

Apart from these delectable sweets, Pasteleria also offers sumptuous savory bestsellers perfect for brunches or snacks, or anytime of the day. Try the classic apple crumble muffin, and the buttery, crisp and flaky Croissant Loaf. Pasteleria also has their own version of the staple Banana Bread made from muscovado sugar, and their one-of-a-kind Brownie Mousse Cake.

Following your food adventure at Pasteleria, complete the experience by enjoying a day of fun and relaxation at Alviera. Beat the heat and take a dip in the club’s many swimming pools featuring a 6-lane lap pool, a lounge pool and jacuzzi. You can also play tennis, badminton or volleyball at the club’s sports courts, or get a good workout at the fitness gym while relishing  the wide-open expanse of the Porac mountain range.

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