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Keki Bakery Ube cheesecake : I purchased this "bouncy" ube Japanese cheesecake from Keki bakery in K-town after having tried their classic cheesecake at their Chinatown shop. Stated to serve 3-4, it easily could serve 5-6 if you're mainly in for a small taste. At $15, it's a great deal for the quality; combining the best of a rich cheesecake with a light and airy texture that I'd describe as more fluffy than bouncy (though we ate it the day after it was purchased, so the texture might have changed a bit). Its intense purple ube color is also not just for show, as it tastes very clearly of a steamed sweet yam. Definitely recommend if you're looking a new take on a classic dessert. 4.0/5.0

4.0 cheesecake ube kekibakery pastry japanese nyc dessert cake recommended
2/10/2019