Desserts - Best of 2012

Published Jun 27, 2012

Let's face it, with the number of sweet treats at our fingertips, it's a good time to have a be a dessert connoisseur. These local dessert shops make everything from gourmet cupcakes and exotic chocolates to delicious pies and exotic international pastries. With all of these options, we're thankful that A-List voters have vetted the best of the best.

Winner
2012 Winner

1. Sanders Candy & Dessert Shops

Voters Love

"I am a hot fudge connoisseur. It has been my favorite ice cream based desert since I was a kid and over the last 35..." via GotMyOrangeCrush

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Multiple Locations
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Chocolates By Renee, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 118 E. Main Street Northville MI 48167
    Nominee for: Desserts
    118 E. Main Street, Northville, MI
  • Babycakes Cafe, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 51090 Romeo Plank Road Macomb MI
    Nominee for: Desserts
    51090 Romeo Plank Road, Macomb,
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Peteet's Famous Cheesecakes, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 13835 W 9 Mile Rd  Oak Park, MI 48237
    Nominee for: Desserts
    13835 W 9 Mile Rd, Oak Park, MI
  • Oh My Lolli!, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 421 Mill Pond Lane World Map Brighton MI 48116
    Nominee for: Desserts
    421 Mill Pond Lane, World Map Brighton, MI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    135 N Rochester Rd, Clawson, MI
  • Morley Candy, Specialty Food and Drink, Valentines Day, Desserts, Sweets, 23770 Hall Rd Michigan Clinton Township MI 48036
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Ashby's Sterling Ice Cream, Specialty Food and Drink, Ice Cream Shop, Desserts, 46540 Van Dyke Ave Shelby Twp MI 48317
    Nominee for: Desserts
    46540 Van Dyke Ave, Shelby Twp, MI
  • Z's Penny Candy, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 17511 Stephens Dr Eastpointe MI 48021
    Nominee for: Desserts
    17511 Stephens Dr, Eastpointe, MI
  • cup.cake bakery, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 3202 Crooks Rd Michigan Royal Oak MI 48073
    Nominee for: Desserts
    3202 Crooks Rd, Royal Oak, MI
  • Nom Nom's Cupcake Factory & Sweets Shoppe, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Cupcakes, 5975 N Wayne Rd Westland MI 48185
    Nominee for: Desserts
    5975 N Wayne Rd, Westland, MI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Chocolate Bar Cafe, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 20737 Mack Ave Grosse Pointe MI 48236
    Nominee for: Desserts
    20737 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe, MI
  • Truan's, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 13716 Tireman Ave Detroit MI 48228
    16. Truan's
    Nominee for: Desserts
    13716 Tireman Ave, Detroit, MI
  • Elan Candies, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 20651 Mack Ave Grosse Pointe Woods MI 48236
    Nominee for: Desserts
    20651 Mack Ave, Grosse Pointe Woods, MI
  • Cheesecake Magic, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2258 Eureka Rd Wyandotte MI 48192
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2258 Eureka Rd, Wyandotte, MI
  • Nominee for: Breakfast, Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Nominee for: Bakery, Desserts
    3500 Russell St, Eastern Market Detroit, MI
  • Schakolad Chocolate Factory, Comfort Foods, Valentine's Day, Specialty Food and Drink, Hot Chocolate, Sweets, Desserts, Coffee Shop, Ice Cream Shop, Bakery, 167 N Old Woodward Ave Birmingham MI 48009
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • House of Fudge, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 470 Forest Ave Plymouth MI 48170
    Nominee for: Desserts
    470 Forest Ave, Plymouth, MI
  • Vicky's Homemade Ice Cream, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt Ice Cream Shop, 26145 W 6 Mile Rd Redford MI 48240
    Nominee for: Desserts
    26145 W 6 Mile Rd, Redford, MI
  • Champagne Chocolates, Valentine's Day, Specialty Food and Drink, Sweets, Fine Jewelry, Romantic Gifts, Desserts, 65 Macomb Place World Map Mt Clemens MI 48043
    Nominee for: Desserts
    65 Macomb Place, World Map Mt Clemens, MI
  • Richter's Chalet, Food Specialty Food and Drink Weddings, Caterer Desserts, 23920  Michigan Ave Dearborn MI 48124
    Nominee for: Desserts
    23920 Michigan Ave, Dearborn Dearborn, MI
  • Sweet Gem Confections, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 1928 Packard Rd Ann Arbor MI 48104
    Nominee for: Desserts
    1928 Packard Rd, Ann Arbor, MI
Contest Overview
  • 40,790
    Total Votes
  • 17,646
    Voters
  • 141
    Winners

The 2012 Detroit A-List awards are based on more than 40,000 votes from local Detroit-area experts.

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