Favorite sweets of 2008

December 12, 2008 10:35:35 AM PST
While some people talk about the best gifts to buy, you just know the Hungry Hound is thinking about food.This year, as he takes a look back at his favorite things, he's focusing on some of the best sweets from 2008. And he assures us that they're a lot better than crisp apple strudels or schnitzel with noodles.

Chocolate, Cream-filled Cupcakes and Mango-Coconut Cupcakes:
More
1 E. Delaware Pl.
312-951-0001
www.morecupcakes.com

Hazelnut Seashells:
Belgian Chocolatier Piron
509 Main St., Evanston
847-864-5504
http://evanstonillinois.net/piron.html

Corny Lime Cookies and Chocolate Banana Tart:
Twisted Sister Bakery
1543 N. Wells St.
(312) 932-1128
www.twistedsisterbakery.com

Chocoflan and tres leches:
Kristoffer's Cafe
1733 S. Halsted St.
(312) 829-4150
www.kristofferscafe.com

Emotion Chocolate:
Vanille Patisserie
2229 N. Clybourn Ave.
773-868-4574
www.vanillepatisserie.com

Lah Dee Dahs:
Whimsical Candy Co.
www.whimsicalcandy.com
312-781-0053

Available at:
Pastoral, Artisan Cheese, Bread & Wine
Lakeview: 2945 North Broadway
(773) 472-4781

Loop: 53 East Lake Street
(312) 658-1250

Fox & Obel
401 East Illinois
(312) 410-7301

Juicy Wine Co.
694 North Milwaukee Avenue
(312) 492-6620

Lush Wine & Spirits
Roscoe Village:
2232 West Roscoe
(773) 281-8888

University Village:
1306 South Halsted
(312) 738-1900

Olivia's Market
2014 West Wabansia
(773) 227-4220

Sam's Wines & Spirits
1720 North Marcey Street
(312) 664-4393

South Loop: 50 East Roosevelt

Southport Grocery & Café
3552 North Southport
(773) 665-0100

Book Cellar
4736 N. Lincoln
(773) 293-2665

Taste Food & Wine
1506 West Jarvis
(773) 761-3663

Victory Gardens Theatre
2257 North Lincoln Avenue
(773) 549-5788

Suburban Chicago

Camp Willow
27 South Prospect, Park Ridge
(847) 384-9900

Marion Street Cheese Market
100 South Marion St., Oak Park


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