With fall comes the promise of delicious fall food like pumpkin pie, pumpkin pie lattés, pumpkin spice muffins, well, just a lot of pumpkin-flavoured cooking overall. It’s also a great time to enjoy many different types of desserts. For example, while you could go to Tim Hortons to order your favourite type of donut, there are several places in West Kelowna that offer significantly better desserts. These are places typically tucked away, but they are true treasure troves of delicious food once you’ve found them. Businesses like . . .
Foothills Creamery Ltd.
We know, we know, it’s not exactly the best time of year for ice cream, but if you’re feeling warm enough to brave the cold taste in your mouth your taste buds will thank you plenty. Foothills Creamery is not your average ice cream parlour; they have a huge selection of flavours plus several original ones you won’t find anywhere else like ‘wet paint’ and ‘shark attack’. For those with dietary restrictions, there are several lactose-free options that are just as delicious. They also sell sorbet, sherbert, frozen yogurt, butter, and soft-serve ice-cream mixes so you can make ice cream whenever you like. Concerned about allergies? They have a complete breakdown on their site of what’s potential allergies could trigger in each flavour for easy referral. If you’re looking to get ice cream, this is one of the best spots in the Okanagan to do so.
There’s nothing quote like the taste of freshly baked desserts on a cold day, and Bliss Bakery is a fantastic place to get some. While baked goods like pies made from local fruit and handmade pastries are staple products of Bliss, they also offer a plethora of meal options for breakfast, lunch, or even just a snack. Each item is made to be hearty to help you get through the day feeling satisfied. Some of their most filling foods are their tomato spinach soup, pepper roast beef sandwich, or avocado tuna wrap. Like Foothills, they also have options for people with dietary restrictions like a vegan asian crunch salad and vegan diva wrap. If you’re looking for some great early morning to midday food, Bliss is a natural choice to stop by.
When you’re running short on time, or are just tired of buying the same drab cakes from the store, a great place to get a quality dessert is Cakery Arts. Specializing in making unique, custom cakes for a variety of occasions, they pride themselves in making desserts that bring smiles to as many faces as possible. Cakery Arts’ cakes are perfect for making occasions memorable like birthdays, weddings, or other life events with edible unique designs. In other words, you can have your cake and eat it too.