The holidays are right around the corner. While La Quinta’s top bakeries can’t supply the traditional winter wonderland look for the season, it more than makes up for it with its supply of holiday cheer – and its supply of bakeries and sweet shops whipping up special creations for the holidays. ‘tis the season for sweet treats, and these top La Quinta’s top bakeries and pastry shops are here to help you satisfy your cravings.
La Quinta Bakery
A little local gem hidden behind a plain exterior, the La Quinta Bakery is a must-visit if you’re craving handmade Mexican pastries and sweets. They offer made-to-order cakes in addition to traditional Mexican breads and empanadas, but their cookie grab bags are where they shine during the holiday season. For less than $5, you can load up on cookies to bring to a holiday gathering or to leave out for Santa. Affordable, no-frills, and always stocked with delicious treats.
A longtime local favorite, Casillas Bakeries has been supplying the Coachella Valley with delicious pan dulce and Mexican donuts for years. You’ll find always-fresh and affordable sweet breads and pastries at this locally-owned gem – grab some the morning of that important open house to really make an impression on your prospective buyers, or bring some into your office as a special holiday surprise. La Quinta and the Coachella Valley are no strangers to amazing and authentic Mexican bakeries, and Casillas is truly one of the best.
Tiffany’s Sweet Spot
Whatever sweet treat you’re in the mood for, Tiffany’s Sweet Spot is your one-stop shop. Their claim to fame is their gourmet cupcakes: from the standard vanilla bean to the more unique maple bacon, a dozen of these little treats will make you the star of any holiday party or open house. If you’re not up for cupcakes, you’ll find everything and anything you could want from sweet shop here: macarons, dipped pretzels, custom cookies, and more. Best of all? This shop delivers, so you don’t need to beat holiday traffic.
Charli’s Italian Bakery Deli & Wines
Specializing in all things Italian, Charli’s Italian Bakery Deli & Wines can satisfy your sweet tooth and supply you with a deliciously fresh Italian deli lunch. Its Italian cookie platters are a splendid buy for a delicious holiday gift, but you’ll find a generous selection of cakes, breads, pies, pastries, rolls, and more – its variety simply can’t be beat. Its selection of Italian wines can help you add the finishing touch to a holiday sweets platter (and will certainly make you the most popular guest at your office party).
If you’re looking to impress at a holiday gathering this season, Exquisite Desserts will deliver in spades. This award-winning bakery services premiere hotels, clubs, and restaurants in the Coachella Valley, and offers made-to-order cakes and catering services for private functions. Their consultations will give you a truly unique and personal experience, and their sterling record guarantees that your holiday party will be the highlight of the season.
These La Quinta-local shops are here supply you for that office party, family gathering, or just a special winter evening in front of the fireplace with loved ones. Treat yourself to something locally-made by La Quinta’s top bakeries and sweet shops and make your holiday season shine bright.