Argao is known for heritage and cultural buildings that are preserved and can be seen even in our current time. In terms of food specialties and delicacies, Argao is well known for it’s delicious Torta.
Torta is a sweet and tangy pastry that is larger than a typical cupcake or muffin. Local makers have their own versions and varieties of Torta.
Lola D or more familiar with name “Dedeth” makes torta since the 80’s, no brand, no name and is an order to make during big parties like birthdays, fiestas, weddings and etc. It was even discontinued for some years… Time passed when she got a grand daughter inspiring her to resurrect the best, sought after Torta in the locality of Argao.
Lola D's Torta have few more variations like choco, ube and more. However most in demand product is the natural taste of original (plain) torta. On ocassions (which is seasonal) there is also Torta de Tuba. Tuba is a local name for coconut wine which is blended into our Torta to make that differentiated splendid taste each bite.
"Simply a differentiated taste so far of all torta that I have tasted. Super yum and delicious!"
"Lami kaayo nga imong balik-balikon ug order. Highly recommended, try gyud mo sa Lola D’s Torta."
"Lipay kaayo silang mama pagkatilaw sa torta, lami kuno kaayo. Thank you Lola D!"
Torta de Argao by Lola D is DTI registered.