Have a sweet tooth? The next time you are in Chicago, you’ll want to track down these joints and indulge in a little dessert. To full from dinner to enjoy? No worries, order it to-go, and you can store it in the room’s fridge. In no particular order, our Top 10 Desserts are:
1. Animal Cracker Gelato from Mia’s Gelato.
The taste of your favorite childhood snack has made its way into a rich, smooth and creamy gelato.
2. Budino from Valenza
You can’t leave Atlanta without trying the Budino at the Italian restaurant Valenza. It’s a warm, ooey-gooey white chocolate bread pudding that melts in your mouth.
3. Chocolate Champagne Cupcake from Sweet Cheats
Head out to Cabbage Town to try some of Atlanta’s best cupcakes. Be fancy and order the Chocolate Champagne cupcake, you won’t be disappointed – the raspberry butter cream frosting is to die for!
4. Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie from First Slice Pie Cafe
You know the pie is going to be good when its in the cafe’s name! The Chocolate Peanut Butter Pie is the restaurant’s best seller and with good reason – it taste’s like a giant Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup, but better!
5. Dulce de las Tres Leches from Woodfire Grill
The Woodfire Grill in Atlanta serves up delicious, local, slow cuisine. While the main courses are amazing, we recommend saving room for dessert. They take tres leches cake to the next level by incorporating dolce de leche into the dish.
6. Espresso Dutch Chocolate Cookie from Murphy’s
You’ll find out favorite cookies in Sandy Spring’s Georgia. The bakery at Murphy’s turns out delicious, rich chewy cookies that coffee addicts go crazy for.
7. Mango Burfi from Gokul Sweets|
Get out of your dessert comfort zone and head to Gokul Sweets for some delicious Indian sweets. We recommend the mango flavored Burfi, a square-style dessert made with sweetened condensed milk.
8. Peach Cobbler from Folks Southern Kitchen
A Georgia classic! We’ve had some of the most delicious cobbler at the Folk’s location in Conyers. They serve both peach and blackberry cobbler, but we always go for the traditional peach variety.
9. Red Velvet Cake from Marietta Diner
Cake for breakfast, lunch, dinner or anytime in-between. The best part about the cake at Marietta’s Diner is that the are available 24/7. For us that means the 6-layer red velvet cake at all times!
10. Strawberry Short Cake from B’s Bistro.
Tucked away in a small shopping center in Sandy Springs, this neighborhood restaurant serves up the best strawberry shortcake we’ve ever had. What makes it special is their house-made honey biscuit!
What is the best dessert that you’ve had in Atlanta?