8 Delicious Sweet Treats You Need To Try ASAP
Having a sweet tooth has never been more exciting! With so many new brands offering delicious treats with better-for-you ingredients, you can now enjoy different types of treats 100% guilt-free. Below are eight recent finds that you should definitely try!
1. coolhaus ice cream
What's coolhaus? A female-owned company started by former design and real estate professionals Natasha Case and Freya Estreller. Coolhaus use high quality ingredients such as Californian milk (without bovine growth hormones), cage-free eggs, cold-pressed vanilla beans and organic chocolate to create their ice-cream and sammies (ice cream sandwiches).
What we love: Where do we even begin? Coolhaus has so many incredible flavors. In the mood for something unique? Try their Pistachio Black Truffle, Thai Tea or Whiskey Lucky Charms. Feeling adventurous? Their Fried Chicken and Waffles, Beer & Pretzels or Foie Gras PB&J will definitely do the trick!
Where to get it: Coolhaus has two stores in Southern California (Culver City and Pasadena) and ten mobile ice cream trucks and carts in Los Angeles, New York and Dallas. If neither are close to you, shop online or search here to find a retailer near you.
2. Better Bites Bakery's Chocolate Chip Dō Bites
What's Better Bites? A line of tasty, allergy-friendly cookie dough bites, cupcakes, cake balls, brownies and cake made with real, wholesome ingredients. Inspired by her son's anaphylactic allergies to chicken, eggs, and dairy, Founder Leah created gluten-free, vegan treats that taste great and aren't harmful to her son's health.
What we love: Their Chocolate Chip Dō Bites are out of this world! The gooey cookie dough and crunchy chocolate chips go perfectly together, while the thin, dairy-free chocolate coating on the outside adds just the right amount of crunch.
Where to get it: Search here to find a retailer near you.
3. Maxine’s Heavenly's Chocolate Chocolate Chunk
What's Maxine’s Heavenly? Delicious, handmade cookies adapted from Founder Tim Miller’s Mother's recipe to feature the purest ingredients such as gluten-free oats, flax seed and coconut palm sugar.
What we love: Don't be misled by their simple ingredients. Maxine's Heavenly cookies don't compromise on quality or taste. Each bite is chock full of flavor and nutrients. If you're a fan of oatmeal, their Cinnamon Oatmeal Raisins is a must!
4. Bakeology's Vanilla Chai Shortbread Cookie Bites
What's Bakeology? A line of homemade cookies and cookie bars created by Dawn and Sasha, a beautiful mother-daughter team based in Malibu, California.
What we love: How addictive their cookie are. If there's one flavor you need to try it's their Vanilla Chai Shortbread Cookie Bites! Inspired by chai, the mother-daughter duo created these delectable cookies using organic vanilla beans fused with a blend of cinnamon, ginger, cloves and cardamom. Bet you won't be able to stop at one!
5. Nothin But's Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk
What's Nothin But? A snack company that makes granola cookies and snack bars using simple, non-GMO ingredients such as oats, almonds and coconut.
What we love: Their Peanut Butter Chocolate Chunk cookie has a winning combination of creamy PB and extra chunky chocolate chunks. So much yum in each and every bite!
6. Loving Earth’s Creamy Coconut Mylk Chocolate
What's Loving Earth? A bean-to-bar chocolate company that creates minimally processed chocolate using organic, nutrient dense, whole food ingredients. Loving Earth works with indigenous organic grower associations from all around the world to source the finest ingredients.
What we love: It's hard to believe that something so creamy and tasty can be made with ingredients that are actually good for you! Loving Earth's Creamy Coconut Mylk Chocolate is every milk chocolate lover's dream come true.
7. Smart Sweet's Sour Gummy Bears
What's Smart Sweet? Low-sugar, high-fiber gummy bears that are bursting with juicy, fruity flavor. All ingredients are non-GMO and the gummy bears are free of sugar alcohols and artificial sweeteners.
What we love: Smart Sweet gummy bears have 85% less sugar than other gummy bear brands. Each serving only has 3 grams of sugar and has prebiotic soluble fiber. They come in two flavors: fruity and sour. Our suggestion? Get both.
8. yoyos Raspberry Fruit Roll up
What's yoyos? Flavorful fruit roll-ups made with 100% pure fruit and vegetables.
What we love: The fruit roll-ups are juicy, high in fiber, have no added sugar and never include juice concentrate. Their raspberry flavor is a true winner in our books.
Treat yourself with these healthy, wholesome, guilt-free options and comment below to tell me YOUR favourite or let me know about other amazing better-for-you brands that you’re loving!