5 places to buy Houston vacation treats
The smells of candied of gingerbread cookies, vanilla cakes and pecan pies that saturate the air throughout the holidays send the most into a sweet tooth overload. These five Houston bakeries are making delicious treats this season that are sure to have residents lined up for seasonal selections. Travel to Latin America with Sweets by Belen or Grab a vegan cookie from Sinfull Bakery to ease your vacation cravings. As the most wonderful time of year approaches, try these must-have sweet treats.
The Boulangerie Trois FrÃ¨res is house for the critically acclaimed Apple and Pumpkin Cake. The massive delicacy is pumpkin pie that is baked in a pumpkin spice cake, which sits on its award-winning pecan pie, warmed in a chocolate cake. Then the cake is stacked on an apple pie which is melted into a spice cake. The Piecake is filled with cream cheese frosting and a drizzle of caramel, topped with pecans to satisfy all cravings during the Christmas season. Braeswood, Memorial and Washington locations.
Peruvian bakery Sweets By Belen has the ingredients for a Christmas cookie worthy of âserving Santa Clausâ. the Alfajores cookie is a traditional South American shortbread crumble sandwich, filled with addicting Latin American Dulce de Leche and a hint of caramel flavor. These authentic mini bites instantly melt in your mouth for a divine taste, subject to chronic visits throughout the month of December. 6001 Hillcroft, suite 400.
A minty flavor really defines the holiday season. Houston’s premier vegan dessert shop, Sinfull Bakery, is best known for its chewy green Mint Chocolate Cookie. Be sure to keep a hidden stash of fan favorite confection, as Rare Treats are baked once a year, exclusively on December 25. 1714 Webster Street.
Bellaire’s own bakery Moeller brings personalized pastry to the south with a German classic, Christmas flight. A chewy sweet bread is loaded with cinnamon, cashews, fruits and raisins. The dough is finished with white icing, fruity candied cherries and pineapple chunks. Not to be compared to fruit cake, Moeller’s bread-like stollen is a deliciously unique experience. 4201 boul. Bellaire
Black-owned bakery, The Baker’s Man, combines chewy bundt cakes and a gingerbread flavor to create their remarkable Gingerbread Bundt Cakes. Using locally sourced ingredients, this holiday dessert is freshly made daily with sweet molasses and topped with cream cheese frosting and delicious white chocolate chips. This poppable treat will easily make you want more. 3622 Main Street, Ste. B2.