TOP 5 DINING: SWEETS

 

Mondelli’s Bake Shop
There isn’t much in the realm of sweets that Mondelli’s can’t do! Their cakes are all made from scratch with a rich icing that is mouth-watering perfection. If you are not a fan of the “edible images” that are used to make your cake unique, Mondelli’s will hand draw a cartoon image of your choosing. The talented staff loves celebrations, so stop by for seasonal delights, from King Cakes to pumpkin pie. Along with their exceptional specialty cakes, Mondelli’s also offers to-die-for iced cookies and scrumptious pastries–perfect for office get-togethers!
3120 Pimlico Parkway • (859) 245-5377 • mondellis.com
BabyCakes Cupcakes
Quite possibly the best cupcakes in town! BabyCakes specializes in cupcakes of all kinds. The cake to icing ratio is absolutely flawless and the flavors will leave your taste buds wanting more. They offer standard favorites as well as unique creations, like their signature cocktail cupcakes. What really sets BabyCakes apart is their gluten free and vegan cupcakes, which have both blissful taste and texture. As if you needed more incentive to check them out, BabyCakes has a Cupcake Happy Hour, where all cupcakes are only $1.
1616 Liberty Road • (859) 317-9619 • bb-cakes.com
Caramanda’s Bake Shoppe
Do you really, really love cake? Caramanda’s Bake Shoppe has all you could ever hope for in terms of taste in both traditional cakes and cupcakes. They offer crowd favorites, like chocolate or red velvet, as well as their surprise flavors like delicious white chocolate raspberry or pink champagne. Caramanda’s specialty cakes are beautifully designed and never disappoint. Their website even offers a cupcake schedule, so you know exactly what to expect when you drop in.
332 Southland Drive • 3805 Dylan Place (Boston Road)• (859) 278-7172 • caramandas.com
Confused Confections Bakehouse 
For any occasion that calls for cake, head over to Confused Confections! The helpful staff will offer suggestions and guidance to make your cake even more special. They love to make unique creations that are a perfect fit for any event or occasion. And in case you’re wondering, the cakes always taste just as good as they look! This sweet shop comes highly recommended and you will understand why with your first bite. Indulge yourself with a Confused Confection’s cake and you will be daydreaming of your next cake-occasion.
113 Clay Avenue • (859) 263-0555 • confusedconfections.com
The Sweet Spot 
Like something savory with your dessert? The Sweet Spot has food and sweets to please everyone! They offer daily lunch specials that are the perfect prelude to one of their hand dipped ice cream cones or milkshakes. The Sweet Spot also offers brownies, cake truffles, Homemade Old Fashion Fudge and Sweet Spot Brownies–which are simply divine. To top it all off, they have a perfectly sweet staff to help you choose! Call ahead for a boxed lunch that includes a sandwich, soup or side and one of their yummy fresh baked cookies.
126 North Broadway • (859) 317-2952 • thesweetspotlex.com



 


Posted on 2015-05-07 by Megan Seamans
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