Valentine’s Day is just around the corner – no need to worry because Atlanta is prepared with gluten-free chocolate, strawberry, and heart shaped sweet treats.
At 2B Whole European Gluten Free Bakery their Valentine’s Day menu is full of tantalizing options, such as: chocolate heart cakes ?, donut hole skewers in: chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, and cinnamon sugar vanilla, chocolate and vanilla cupcakes with strawberry filling, cookie cake bars, lemon strawberry bars, petit four cake in chocolate and paleo chocolate
Pick up some locally made decadent chocolates from CACAO Buckhead. They are offering a 24-karat gold heart filled with a secret Aztec Aphrodisiac ganache blend, a Sweet & Spicy Box of Love in a gold tin box with twelve heart-shaped truffles filled with antica strawberry and cayenne passion fruit.
Caroline’s Cakes in South Carolina is offering up multiple varieties of gluten-free cakes for Valentine’s Day. Choose from heart-shaped four layer cakes with chocolate ganache, coconut cloud cake with four layers of yellow cake topped with fresh coconut frosting, or ask them to add chocolate fondant hearts and polka dots to any of their cakes, including the famous seven-layer ones.
Cinébistro in Brookhaven makes an incredible flourless chocolate cake that is available to go. This moist and light chocolate cake has a hint of almond and is layered (at least three) with creamy mouse and wrapped in chocolate lattice. The cake is served with chocolate and white chocolate shavings and chocolate and raspberry sauce. One slice of this gorgeous dessert easily feeds two people.
Create Your Cupcake in Sandy Springs offers the ultimate build-your-own cupcake experience complete with red velvet cupcakes. The red velvet cupcakes contains dairy, as do all of their frosting choices. These are cupcake shells ready to be filled and topped with any frosting of choice. Stop by or place an order online for pickup.
Gluten Free Cutie bakery in Roswell’s Valentine’s Day menu includes: heart shaped cookies with and without chocolate ganache, cakes, cupcakes, petit fours, and heart shaped chocolate mini cakes dipped in ganache with a creamy center. Place a pre-order soon!
The Macaron Queen has pre-packaged Valentine’s Day boxes, featuring the Sweetheart Box with five chocolate macarons and one red velvet heart to top it off, or customize an order for that special someone.
Nicobella Organics’ Valentine offerings include truffles, aromatherapy soy candles, healing teas, and nut mixes coated with dark chocolate. All of their offerings are made locally and are creamy and delicious. The truffles are also vegan, gluten-free, and soy free. Blueberry almond, ginger green tea, pumpkin chai, pure cocoa bliss, walnut flax seed, sunflower butter banana, and cinnamon tumeric spice round out their creative truffle flavors. Place an order online or pick up their products at a variety of Atlanta locations, such as: Christophe’s To Go, Savi Urban Market, Whole Foods Market, etc.
All locations of Piece of Cake stock Pure Knead’s cupcakes and whole cakes (chocolate and vanilla) in a dedicated freezer. Call ahead and put a 2-pack of cupcakes or a cake on hold because they go fast around the holidays. All of Pure Knead’s products are vegan, gluten free, soy free, and nut free.
Sally’s Gluten Free Bakery is making red velvet cupcakes and cakes topped with creamy frosting, vanilla pound cake, and sugar cookies adorned with red sugar. Call ahead and place a special order.
Buy one get one free shakes at Shake Shack on Valentine’s Day. Choose from hand-spun vanilla, chocolate, caramel, black and white, strawberry, peanut butter, coffee or flavor of the week, banana caramel. Be sure to inquire about ingredients before ordering.
Sprinkles Cupcakes and Ice Cream at Lenox Square Mall sells gluten-free red velvet cupcakes daily. They are topped with a fondant “G” and are usually available in their cupcake ATM.
True Food Kitchen’s flourless chocolate cake with caramel sauce, ice cream, and cacao nibs is always on the menu. This dark chocolate cake has the texture of real cake and is served warm topped with ice cream, yogurt, or dairy-free ice cream. This secret to this dessert is the combination of flavors in the right portion size to satisfy sweet cravings without creating a sugar high.
Make Valentine’s Day a sweet one by shopping local!