School is out, summer is upon us, and it’s the perfect time to treat yourself to something sweet and let your worries fade away. Whether you’re in the mood for a huge scoop of ice cream or a delicately prepared French pastry, Alpharetta has plenty of ways for you to indulge your sweet tooth.
It is impossible to feel anything but pure bliss when you step into Southern Baked Pie Co. and witness their display of homemade pies. The team of bakers create gourmet sweet and savory pies for all holidays and celebrations. Their pies come in a variety of sizes from whole pies, petite pies, and bite-size treats, so you can eat a whole pie guilt-free! With the variety of decadent flavors and specialty selections including seasonal fruits from local farmers, Southern Baked Pie Company is the perfect place for guests to cure their sweet tooth.
You don’t need a special occasion to enjoy a slice of tasty cake. And at Piece of Cake, the mouthwatering goodies will make you want to keep the whole cake for yourself. The cakes at Piece of Cake are made from scratch and come in unique flavor combinations like peach pound cake, pink lemonade and many other seasonal and year-round favorites.
Nothing says indulgence quite like a flaky French pastry, and the baked goods at Collet French Pastry & Café are no exception. This authentic French bakery offers visitors a variety of French pastries and desserts, as well as a selection of savory items for breakfast and lunch. Stop by Collet to nibble on a croissant, sip an espresso, and feel yourself transported to Paris.
I scream, you scream, we all scream for ice cream! If you are craving creamy deliciousness, come grab a scoop of the tasty ice cream at Four Fat Cows. This tasty creamery has a scoop for everyone with a diverse menu of flavors like strawberry balsamic, huckleberry cobbler, and chocolate bourbon pecan pie. Four Fat Cows also offers plenty of gluten free and dairy free options so that everyone can enjoy their delicious creations.
Visitors with gluten allergies don’t have to miss out on all the sugary fun thanks to the gluten free options at Sally’s Gluten Free Bakery. Sally’s Gluten Free Bakery offers a wide selection of scratch-baked goods that are perfectly suited for guests with any severity of gluten allergy. Sally’s is the only gluten free bakery in Alpharetta and features a menu of year-round and seasonal items like hummingbird cake, honey nutty bread and sweet potato bread.
A balanced diet is having a cupcake in each hand, and at Small Cakes, you’ll have no issue finding your balance. The made-from-scratch cupcakes are baked fresh daily and come in a variety of flavors from lemon drop to hot fudge sundae. The cupcakes also come in three sizes, so you can indulge as much or as little as you’d like.
Whether you are searching for delicious candy made from the best confectioners or just a sweet treat after dinner, Alpharetta promises plenty of options to satisfy one’s sweet tooth. CLICK HERE to view a list of all of Alpharetta’s sweet treat spots.