Even though the magic and surprise of the Easter Bunny is a long gone childhood phase, the core takeaway still remains.
Easter has been, and always will be, a fantastic time for chocolate and other sweet desserts.
The spring-themed treats in their bright pastel colours open way for Easter eggs and chocolate served in any shape or form.
So get the basket ready and forego the egg hunt with a treat hunt of your own; here’s where you can find the essential Easter treats in Calgary.
Fiasco Gelato has released four spring flavours, their most Easter-worthy being a rich and chunky chocolate Easter egg. Other Easter-related flavours include carrot cake & cream cheese, lavender vanilla bean, and strawberry lemonade.
Address: 221 19 Street SE #110
One of the most reliable and long-standing names in the chocolate game, you can bet that Purdy’s will have a full basket of goodies on offer for Easter. Creme-filled eggs, petit pastels, chocolate eggs, and solid-chocolate bunnies are just a start of what you can expect.
Address: 100 Anderson Road SE
Address:#2525 – 36th Street NE
Whether they’re topped with sprinkles, mini-eggs, bunnies or carrots, you’ll be hard-pressed not to devour a dozen of these bite-sized cupcakes. We highly recommend that you fill a box up and take it for the road.
Address: 1107 Kensington Road NW
Address: 222-10816 Macleod Trail SE
Address: 106, 318 Aspen Glen Landing SW
Address: #57 Crowfoot Terrace NW
One of Calgary’s favourite ice cream spots just put out an ice cream bar that’s to-die-for. The Malted Mini Egg ice cream bars mix their small-batch ice cream with a healthy dusting of crushed mini eggs.
Address: 1013 17 Ave SW #121
Perhaps Calgary’s one-stop-shop for all things pastry, Sweet Relief has no end of bars, tarts, chocolates, cookies, and cakes. Specifically, you’ll want to take home one (or three) of their mini egg cakelettes.
Address: 536 42 Ave SE
What would Easter be without a mini egg mashup in Calgary’s beloved edible cookie dough? And let’s not forget that their desserts only get sweeter when you add in their cotton candy for a cookie dough burrito.
Address: Southcentre Mall
Address: Cross Iron Mills