Well, love birds, the sweetest day of the year is just around the corner and whether you’re spending it with another or taking this opportunity to celebrate the special relationship you have with yourself, it’s customary to have something yummy on hand! Here are 10 local dessert companies with tasty Valentine’s treats in Calgary.
Who doesn’t like having a ton of options?! This Valentine’s Day, choose from one of many Surprise Box gift packages, which can include everything from smash cakes and cookies, to flowers and cupcakes! It’s practically perfect!
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It’s been a rough year. This Valentine’s Day, give that special someone a delicious, yet therapeutic dessert from this YYC Favourite! Smashable Cakes are super tasty, super customizable, and help relieve not only your craving but some pent up anger as well. You break it, you eat it!
Cakes, bonbons, cupcakes, and macaroons? Modern Bake is a sweet dream of super yummy, incredibly pretty desserts! This Valentines Day, order one of their loved-up hot cocoa bombs, cream cheese-filled red velvet cookies, or their strawberry and mocha macaroons and eat your way through one of the tastiest holidays of the year.
The folks at Ollia Macarons are in the business of making their desserts as bright and colourful as possible – sure to make anyone day on the 14th! Honestly, folks, these bite-sized snacks are the perfect gift for someone significant or yourself.. because there’s no harm in stopping in after work for a sweet little pick-me-up.
Where: 810C 16 Ave SW, Calgary
When it comes to cookie cravings, this YYC Bakery really has us done in for. This Valentine’s Day, they’ve actually partnered with Village Ice Cream to bring us something extra special! Instead of your traditional cupcakes, cookies, or cakes (all of which are available at Sweet Relief), get a build-your-own Skillet Brownie Sundae to share! Yum!
Where: 120 – 13th Ave SW, Calgary
Sucre Patisserie is a little slice of France in the inner city. They’ve got macarons, croissants, cakes, and cookies – perfect for Valentine’s Day! This February, order one of their V-Day gift boxes and get a decadent raspberry vanilla tart, an earl grey, and a rose strawberry macaron, 2 raspberry lemonade shortbread cookies, and a chocolate obsession cake. Drool.
Where: 1007 8th Street SW, Calgary
Yum Bakery has both traditional sweets and inventive eats, perfect for this upcoming holiday. Whether it’s cake to share that you’re after or are looking for something new and unique you’ll find it all at this local to Calgary gem.
Where: 1006 17th Avenue SW, Calgary
Need a box of something special this Valentine’s Day? A box of something tasty from Pretty Sweet will make the perfect gift. From donuts, cakes, and cookies their desserts are as beautiful as they are delish. Place a custom order or check their website for some of the prettiest goodies in Calgary’s southeast.
Where: 536 42 Avenue SE, Calgary
Diamonds are a girl’s best friend…. especially if those precious stones are edible! This Valentine’s Day, skip a trip to the jewelry store and buy that someone special a sparkling truffle or box of chocolate-covered strawberries from the Gem Boutique, a dessert shop inspired by the finer things in life.
These baked goods almost too pretty to eat! From custom designs to familiar patterns, shapes, and even faces – these folks can pretty much draw anything on a cookie. These things are incredibly well done, and perfect for that special someone. To order, check out her Instagram page and send her an email.
Whew, there you have it, friends! 10 local dessert companies with tasty Valentine’s treats in Calgary – sounds delicious, no? Man, we can’t wait for February 14th! Where will you be ordering/picking up from?
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