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7 SPECTACULAR | Places for Tasty Gifts They'll Love


Everyone loves tasty gifts for the holidays and this month we are unveiling just where to find them! Whether you are in search of something special for a friend or loved one– or even a special hostess, teacher, babysitter, mail carrier or neighbor– the gift of tasty treats always goes a long way. This year we encourage you to shop local at these west suburban favorites. Here is our list of 7 Spectacular Places for Tasty Gifts They’ll Love.


Two Locations In Naperville

This unique bakery serves up delectable desserts that are skillfully decorated and carefully baked. Treat the sweet tooth on your list to some scrumptious cupcakes or a gifts card they can use in the future. From seasonal favorites to custom birthday and wedding cakes, their baked goods are a delightful addition to any celebration. With a variety of yummy options in he shop, featuring 18 tasty flavor combinations each month, you will for sure be able to find a tasty gift here.

2. FUZZIWIG'S CANDY FACTORY Located In Yorktown Mall You just can't resist stepping into a Fuzziwig's Candy Factory. And once inside, the temptations are even greater – over 400 varieties of candy, hard-to-find specialty toys and plush animals thoughtfully organized and displayed to create an enjoyable shopping experience. Inside Yorktown Mall

3. THE SUGAR PATH Located in Geneva Nothing says “I Love You” at Christmastime than a cupcake treat. This local bakery offers old fashioned favorites like Vanilla Bean and Simply Chocolate, plus other unique choices such as Holiday Squiggle, Scarlett, Milk n Cookies, Snowball, The King, Peppermint Bark, Hot Cocoa, Vanilla Holiday Glitterbomb and many more! Offering old-fashioned cakes, cupcakes, cookies & pastries in daily flavors.

4. ROCKET FIZZ SODA POP & CANDY SHOP Located In St .Charles You’ll love choosing gifts for all of the soda pop and candy lovers on your list. This place is amazing! There are thousands of bottled soda pops and candies from all over America, including some from other galaxies. The gigantic selection will launch you back in time to when you were a kid—even if you are over a hundred light years old. And if you are a kid, don't plan on growing up when you are inside Rocket Fizz! There is too much silly fun to be had.

5. INGRAM’S BUSY BEE BAKERY Located In Downers Grove We heard that their "Famous" hand-made butter cookies are simply mouthwatering. These hand-piped, hand-dipped and decorated butter cookies are available in several varieties– with the most popular being the turtle cookies and raspberry fudge cups (Yum!) They are sold by the pound. Assorted cookie trays are also available.

6. GIVE THE GIFT OF GOOD TASTE Located In Naperville Come see Twisted Olive’s holiday selections including many new items. Featuring Whimsical wares from Mud-Pie, Chocolate Storybook, Stone Wall Kitchen, Bella Cucina and much more. Visit Twisted Olive at Christkindl Market in Naperville all season long! OPEN HOUSE Dec 1st, 12-9pm, 15% Off All Cash & Carry Items. NEW LOCATION! Parking ALWAYS Available • Extended Hours • No Traffic 424 Fort Hill Dr. Suite, 108, Naperville, (630) 778-9550,

7. SWEET TEMPTATIONS DESSERT COMPANY • Located In Yorkville Give the gift of a rich and creamy cheesecake to your gracious host at this year’s family gathering. Choose from Vanilla Bean or White Chocolate Raspberry. Other decadent selections include pies, tarts, bars & cupcakes, mini-cakes and so much more.

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