We won’t make you hunt too hard for these delicious and inventive Easter sweets and treats available for the holiday in Calgary this year.
From adorable bunnies sure to put a sparkle in any youngster’s eyes, to Easter-inspired doughnuts that the whole family will enjoy, here are six delectable Easter sweet treats to find in Calgary this year.
Doughnut lovers rejoice, this Easter Jelly Modern Doughnuts has got the perfect treat for you. The Beltline “doughnuterie” has created a range of vanilla and chocolate buttercream doughnuts crowned with an array of Easter-inspired toppings, including a coconut shavings birds nest, complete with its own chocolate flavoured eggs.
Address: 100-1414 8th Street SW
Calgary-based Cococo Chocolatiers, owners of Chocolaterie Bernard Callebaut, has quite the collection of treats on offer this Easter. The cocoa specialist has crafted chocolate Easter bunnies, hollow milk or dark chocolate eggs (filled with an animal farm character), bunny lollipops, filled chocolate eggs, and more.
Family Freezed a local purveyor of gourmet ice pops has recently released their first spring flavour for 2016. The Mini Egg Ice Pop comes in a 12 pack for $36. Call or text 403-681-9256 to order.
A carb-lovers dream, Rustic Sourdough Bakery is offering Traditional Easter Bread this holiday. The seasonal loaf has an almond covered crust and is packed with raisons.
Address: 1305 17th Avenue SW
Located in a quaint yellow house on 23rd Avenue, this authentic French pastry shop is offering a moreish Dulcey Chocolate Caramel and Fleur de Sel bar this Easter.
Address: 329 23rd Avenue SW
Fiasco Gelato’s 2016 Easter collection includes four enticing flavours, including Chocolate Easter Egg, Carrot Cake & Cream Cheese, Strawberry Lemonade, and Lavender Vanilla Bean. The price of the pints depend on which store they’re purchased from. Below is a list of locations that carry the collection (while stocks last) in Calgary:
- Amaranth Arbour Lake
- Banff Provisions
- Big Bend
- City Market Sage Hill
- Italian Center Shop
- Lakeview Bakery
- Luke’s Bridgeland
- Lukes Killarney
- Market 17
- Planet Organic (All locations)
- Save on Foods (Macleod, Seton, and Walden)
- Sunterra Market (All locations)