Photo: Courtesy of Magnolia Bakery
Manhattan is best known for its endless inspiration in all things delectable and sweet. We've gathered a list of some of the Big Apple's most inspiring and delicious treats that serve up an extra hint of Valentine's Day sweetness. From the famous
"cronut" to decadently festive cookies, this list will help aid in any NYC bride's sweet tooth search to find the perfect dessert loved by everyone.
After opening its first, now legendary, bakery in Manhattan's West Village, this cherished New York shop serves up daily forms of baked good inspiration that inspires everyone from New York locals, to global tourists. Festive and colorful heart topped cupcakes are the perfect addition to any adoring NYC couple looking to highlight their Valentine's Day wedding. Read real brides' reviews here!
Set on creating a place where everyone, including master chocolatiers, "could experience the fun and magic of crafting beautiful, delicious chocolates," founder Peter Moustakerski assembled a dream team of creativity to create one of Manhattan's finest chocolate suppliers. The ability to craft your own artisanal works in the form of chocolate is the passion behind this revolutionary design concept.
Dominique Ansel Bakery
Legendary head chef and owner, Dominque Ansel, otherwise known as the delectable inventor of the world-famous "cronut," opened this celebrated Manhattan marvel back in 2011. The sweets shop quickly rose to the top of one of the country's highest ranked bakeries. With a wide range of culinary inventions including the "Frozen S'more," the "Cookie Shot," and the "Waffle Affogato," the possibilities are endless when it comes to satisfying your February 14th sweet tooth.
Mast Brothers Chocolate
This New York based chocolate connoisseur, with flagship locations in both Brooklyn and London, has pioneered the chocolate industry by incorporating meticulous attention to detail and inspirational craftsmanship. Unique flavor combos including maple- and olive oil-infused decadence add a whimsical twist to the traditional box of chocolates.
A California native who recently planted her roots in Manhattan, Eleni Gianopulos utilized her passion for baking in creating what is now one of New York City's most delicious landmarks. A wide variety of personalized, pink-and-red cookies are the perfect way to add some Valentine's Day flair to your big day.