Who doesn’t love a good treat now and again? whether you are looking for holiday gifts, birthday cakes, cupcakes, or pies, we have a list of locally made sweets that you can get right here in Brooklyn.
One Girl Cookies on Dean Street serves up seasonal baked goods as well as a classic collection of cookies and whoopie pies. They also hold baking classes in their shop. Whimsical Confections is a baked to order custom cookie and cupcake company. Esty the owner, creates personalized hand-iced and kosher sugar cookies or special cupcakes.
Four and Twenty Blackbirds in Park Slope makes made to order pies and also sells them by the slick at their shop. They source their ingredients locally and organically when possible and incorporate natural sweeteners such as honey, molasses and unrefined sugar in their recipes.
“Our mission is to offer you the finest quality, handmade, soul satisfying, savory and sweet pies anywhere!” says Pie Corps. They have a wonderful selection of sweet and savory pies that include Macaroni & Three Cheese Pie and Peach Bourbon Pie. You can even buy a Pie Pop which is a butter crust on a stick filled with seasonal flavors.
Rachels Pies is one of the only places in the city that you can get a classic banana cream pie (trust me..I’ve looked). Among the other American classics there are chocolate cream, key lime, and classic apple. Oh….and Rachel’s will deliver their pies to you in Brooklyn!
Cakes and Cupcakes
Robicellis is a husband and wife team that cook up amazing cupcakes such as the Duckwalk, a vanilla cake, with blueberry port mascarpone buttercream, and port simmered blueberries…yep. Click here for where to locate these scrumptious bites. Ladybird Bakery serves up custom birthday cakes, holiday menus and an every day selection of classics like lemon and red velvet in Park Slope.
Juniors Cheesecake is a Brooklyn classic located on the bustling Flatbush Ave. They serve up an impressive selection of house made cheesecakes. Kumquat Cupcakery makes mini cupcakes in mouth watering flavors like Maple Bacon. You can pre order your cupcakes or just purchase them at the Brooklyn Flea.
Sweets and Treats
Jacques Torres makes their decadent chocolate creations in Dumbo. Pop in and check out their charming store and pick out a treat.