Treats for Easter

Italia Bakery and Soirette Macarons

Italia Bakery and Soirette Macarons

Each year it seems more and more bakeries are offering more exciting treats to celebrate this annual holiday.

Here are some of the bakeries, and chocolatiers where you can purchase Easter treats in and around Vancouver.

Pastiera Pie

Pastierra Pie

Pastierra Pie

Homemade pie shell filled with cooked wheat grains, ricotta cheese , vanilla custard, orange fragrance ,eggs, and candied citrus , lattice top and baked. Dusted with icing sugar.

$29.99 – 9″ each

Easter Bread

Soft braided wreath, made with butter, milk, eggs , and bread flour .

$12.99 each

Italia Bakery

2828 East Hastings Street, Vancouver

Tel: 604-251-6800

Twitter @italiabakery

 

Adorable Bunny (Matcha White Chocolate) and Chick (Milk Chocolate) Macaron Pops.

Macaron Pops

Macaron Pops

$5.75 Each

Chocolate Easter Eggs

Chocolate Easter Eggs

Chocolate Easter Eggs

Come in colourful foil wrappers in threedifferent flavours – Chocolate Peanut Butter with a Caramel center, White Chocolate Pistachio with a Pistachio Cream center and Milk Chocolate Hazelnut with a Hazelnut Cream center.

$4.95 each

Soirette Macarons & Tea

1433 West Pender Street, Vancouver

Tel: 604-558-3308

Twitter @SoiretteMacaron

 

Check out the selections of Easter treats at some of these other fine bake shops around the city.

Temper Pastry

2409 Marine Drive, West Vancouver

Tel: 604-281-1152

Web: http://www.temperpastry.com/

Twitter: @Temperpastry

 

Doughgirls Bakeshop

3322 Shrum Lane, Vancouver

Tel: 604-333-5474

Web: http://www.doughgirlsbakeshop.com/

Twitter @DoughgirlsBake

 

Gem Chocolates

2029 West 41st Avenue, Vancouver

Tel: 604.263.9878

http://gemchocolates.ca/

Twitter: @gemchocolates

http://instagram.com/gemchocolates

 

Bakery Sate

2879 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

Tel: 604-725-8400

Web: www.bakerysate.com

Twitter: @BakerySate

 

Faubourg Paris 

2156 West 41st, Vancouver

769 Hornby Street, Vancouver

792 Main St. – Park Royal South, West Vancouver

Web: http://www.faubourg.com/ 

Twitter @FaubourgBakery

 

Ganache Patisserie 

1262 Homer St, Vancouver

Tel: 604-899-1098

Web: http://ganacheyaletown.com/

Twitter: @ganacheyaletown

 

Two Daughters Bakeshop

121 E 1st Sreet (rear), North Vancouver

Web: http://twodaughtersbakeshop.com/

Twitter: @TwoDBakeshop

 

Fratelli Bakery

1795 Commercial Drive, Vancouver

Web: http://fratellibakery.com/

Twitter: @fratellibakery

 

XOXOLAT

1271 Homer St, Vancouver

Twitter: @Xoxolat

Web:http://www.xoxolat.com/

 

Small Victory Bread & Coffee

1088 Homer Street, Vancouver

Web: http://smallvictory.ca/

Twitter: @sv_bakery

 

I am sure there are many more bakeries, cafes, chocolatiers, and sweet shops around the city that have created desserts to celebrate Easter. Feel free to tweet me your finds @vanfoodster

By: Richard Wolak