Holiday Treats Around New York City

The holidays are a time to indulge, whether you’re embarking on a Christmas-break getaway or splurging on a new gift for yourself or one of your loved ones. And what better way to indulge than savoring a delicious holiday treat? Here in New York, we’ve got some of the world’s best such delicacies, from Italian struffoli and Cornflake-candy-cane cookies to lavender hot chocolate and eggnog cocktails. Peruse our guide below for an introduction to some of the many incredible choices.

Christmas-Morning Cereal at Dominique Ansel

Meant to be eaten with family on Christmas Day, Christmas Morning Cereal at Dominique Ansel features caramelized Valhrona milk chocolate, smoked-cinnamon meringues, caramelized hazelnuts, and puffed rice.

https://www.dominiqueansel.com

Christmas-Cookie Shake at Shake Shack

Shake Shack’s Chocolate Peppermint Shake mixes together shortcake crumbles, whipped cream, the signature custard, and green and red sprinkles.

https://www.shakeshack.com

Gelt at Jacques Torres

The Hanukkah gelt at Jacques Torres, embossed with the brand’s logo, is made from a combination of sweet milk and dark chocolates.

https://mrchocolate.com

Panettone From Amy’s Bread

Easily giftable Italian-style panettone from Amy’s Bread, available through sites such as Manhattan Fruitier, boasts raisins, lemon slices, and orange slices.

http://www.amysbread.com

Holiday Ripple at Doughnut Plant

Doughnut Plant’s Holiday Ripple comprises three doughnuts nested into each other, Russian-doll style. The “Christmas” option comes with red-velvet crumbles, chocolate pudding, and mint and ginger glaze, while the “Chanukah” option includes cream cheese and blackberry jam.

https://www.doughnutplant.com

Corn-Flake-Candy-Cane Cookie at Momofuku Milk Bar

The corn-flake-candy-cane cookie from Momofuku pairs the namesake ingredients with chocolate chips, fluffy marshmallows, and peppermint extract.

https://milkbarstore.com

Struffoli at Ferrara

The Ferrara struffoli bring together puff pastry, confetti, candied cinnamon sticks, and a thick layer of honey.

http://www.ferraranyc.com

Bûche Châtaignes at Maison Kayser

Maison Kayser’s scrumptious Bûche Châtaignes updates the bakery’s popular “Yule Log” with chestnut and chocolate flavors. 

http://maison-kayser-usa.com

Lavender Hot Chocolate at Chez Maman

The delicious lavender hot cocoa from Chez Maman incorporates molten chocolate and dried- lavender-infused milk.

https://www.mamannyc.com

Chocolate Babka at Zabar’s

Loaves of freshly baked Zabar’s chocolate babka combine sweet milk chocolate with rolled and braided dough.

https://www.zabars.com

Christmas Cupcakes From Magnolia Bakery

Magnolia’s Christmas cupcakes are complete with vanilla, chocolate, and buttercream frosting and charming holiday-themed garnishes.

https://www.magnoliabakery.com

Plan Your Trip

Hungry to try all these holiday treats for yourself? Browse the special offers at Sutton Court and start planning your stay.

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