(Credit: Noel Bass)

(Credit: Noel Bass)


Sure it’s nice to send a card in the mail, but cookies? Brownies? Cakes? That’s next level gift giving. Whether you’re looking for the perfect “Get Well” gift, birthday treat, or a present to get you out of the doghouse, these Los Angeles storefronts have you covered. Want to try out the goods before you send them? No problem, they’ve all got well-stocked storefronts you can visit for some important quality control. With so many sweet options, there’s bound to be a treat delivery in either your or a lucky recipient’s future.
(Credit: Sweet Rose Creamery)

(Credit: Sweet Rose Creamery)


Sweet Rose Creamery
826 Pico Blvd.
Santa Monica, CA 90405
(310) 260-2663
www.sweetrosecreamery.com

Sweet Rose Creamery makes the seemingly impossible possible – ice cream delivered straight to your door! The small batch shop handcrafts ice cream daily in their Santa Monica kitchen, using fresh ingredients from local farmers in their GMO-free, kosher certified ice cream. Several options are available for online ordering, including: Classic, Seasonal, Mix & Match, and Dairy Free Pint Packs, all with four different frozen flavors. Two Pint Clubs are also offered, delivering four Classic or Seasonal pints four times a year. Sweet Rose Creamery offers both local delivery, as well as nationwide delivery done via UPS overnight and 2nd Day Air. To ensure your frozen treat doesn’t sit on a loading dock somewhere over the weekend, shipments are sent out Tuesdays, so recipients can expect a mid to end-of-week treat. Sweet Rose Creamery has five shops around the city for those who just can’t wait to get their sweet frozen fix.

(Credit: Wally's Wine & Spirits)

(Credit: Wally’s Wine & Spirits)


Wally’s Beverly Hills
447 N Canon Dr.
Beverly Hills, CA 90210
(310) 475-3540
www.wallywine.com

Perhaps the only thing better than getting a basket of treats delivered to your door is getting a basket of treats and booze delivered to your door. Wally’s creates gift basket masterpieces that impress even the most discerning taste. Hand-pick your items to create a customized gift, or choose from over two dozen prearranged gift baskets, ranging in price from $40 to a whopping $20,000. Along with candy treats and gourmet foods, Wally’s offers premium wines, spirits, and beers to trick out your basket.They even offer completely Kosher options. The shop takes pride in the aesthetics of their gifts, matching the high quality ingredients found inside by a beautiful presentation outside. Order online, or stop by the combo restaurant/gourmet food market and build your basket in person. Gift baskets are shipped both domestically and internationally, and local delivery is available as well.

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(Credit: Milk Jar)


Milk Jar Cookies
5466 Wilshire Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 634-9800
www.milkjarcookies.com

It only takes one bite of a big soft Milk Jar Cookie to become a lifelong fan. Over a dozen flavor options are available, and include traditional flavors like Chocolate Chip, Oatmeal Raisin, and Cinnamon Sugar, as well as more unique flavors like Chocolate Pecan Caramel, White Chocolate Raspberry, Rocky Road, and Banana Split. Cookies are individually packaged, and available for nationwide shipping, or local delivery (half dozen minimum required). A 24 hour notice is requested for delivery around Los Angeles, but if you’re having a cookie emergency and need to get them sooner, same-day deliveries are often available for an additional fee. The shop also offers milk delivery with their cookies within the Los Angeles Metroplex area. For the gift that keeps on giving, a Cookie of the Month Club is available, sending either a half or full dozen of owner Courtney Cowan’s handpicked favorites every month. If you’d like to stop by the shop, you can enjoy a fresh cookie paired with locally-sourced milk, ice cream, or coffee. Or all

(Credit: Courtesy of Valerie Confections)

(Credit: Courtesy of Valerie Confections)


Valerie Confections
3360 W 1st St.
Los Angeles, CA 90004
(213) 739-8149
www.valerieconfections.com

Giving a box of chocolates might seem cliche, but when they’re from a place Los Angeles Magazine has dubbed the “Best Chocolatier in Los Angeles,” it’s anything but. Beautiful gift baskets full of a variety of goodies are available at Valerie Confections, but it’s Valerie’s signature chocolates and candies that steal the show here. Highlights of their sweets selection include petits fours, several toffee options, four different caramel flavors, truffles, barks, and much more. For a little taste of everything, they offer a 31-piece Grand Assortment box, perfect for the true candy connoisseur.There are two ways to snag some of these edible beauties. You can visit one of their three locations in Silverlake, Echo Park, or Grand Central Market, or have them shipped to your door. With nationwide shipping, you’re just a few clicks away from making someone’s day.

(Credit: Cake Monkey)

(Credit: Cake Monkey)


Cake Monkey
7807 Beverly Blvd.
Los Angeles, CA 90036
(323) 932-1142
www.cakemonkey.com

Cake Monkey has had their treats in various shops around town for a while now, and has been delivering them for the past several years, but with the recent opening of their storefront you can now ogle all the goods in one place before you send them. Build your own perfect treat assortment, or choose from one of seven categories packed with fun and tasty treats to create the perfect gift box. Cake Monkey kicks up childhood favorites like Ding Dongs, Pop Tarts, and Ho Hos by about a hundred notches with their cream-filled “Cakewiches,” “Pop Pies,” and “El Rollos.” They also offer a drool worthy assortment of mini cakes, and a gluten free cookie gift box that includes not only classic chocolate chip cookies, but also a peanut butter banana chocolate chip cookie, and flourless chocolate pecan sandwich cookie with coffee buttercream. Cake Monkey ships almost all their delectable products nationwide. Local delivery is also available in the Los Angeles area, and with the fee based on location, there are no exceptions to what they deliver. Same day delivery is even available if the product is in stock at the shop. Better yet, take a trip down to the adorably decorated storefront and sample before you send.

(Credit: Noel Bass)

(Credit: Noel Bass)


Sweet E’s Bakeshop
8215 W 3rd St.
Los Angeles, CA 90048
(323) 422-8885
www.sweetesbakeshop.com

With cupcakes, bars, truffles, cake pops, pies, and more, there few items Sweet E’s doesn’t deliver. Unique treats like their cupcakes in a jar, cupcake push pops, tart bites, s’mores lollipops, and a whole category devoted to cookie dough will satisfy any sweet tooth. Gluten free, vegan, and sugar free brownies and whoopie pies are just a few of the items they offer for those with special dietary needs. Their website makes it easy to choose the perfect gift package based on either holiday, special occasion, or just favorite dessert item. Local delivery in the greater Los Angeles area is offered in either a Standard four hour window timeframe, or a two hour Rush window. Deliveries are made between 11:00am – 5:00pm, with an additional $10 fee for ones made outside these hours. Sweet E’s also ships via UPS with deliveries arriving Tuesday – Friday. Along with their West Hollywood storefront, you can find Sweet E’s delivering treats around town from their dessert truck, which you can track on Twitter.

Article by Kellie Fell

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