Desserts - Best of 2014

Published Jan 6, 2015

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
2014 Winner

1. Purple Door Ice Cream

Voters Love

"Can't get enough of their Espresso Ice Cream! And the Salted Caramel, and the cinnamon, and the chocolate..." via Jen P.

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205 S 2nd St Milwaukee WI 53204
  • Purple Door Ice Cream, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 205 S 2nd St Menomonee River Valley Milwaukee WI 53204
    Nominee for: Desserts
    205 S 2nd St, Walker's Point Milwaukee, WI
  • Yo Mama Goodness, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Frozen Custard, 1349 North Wauwatosa Avenue Wauwatosa WI 53213
    Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Scoop DeVille, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 65 North Main Street Hartford WI 53027
    Nominee for: Desserts
    65 North Main Street, Hartford, WI
  • Amy's Candy Kitchen, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, W62N579 Washington Ave Cedarburg WI 53012
    Nominee for: Desserts
    W62N579 Washington Ave, Cedarburg, WI
  • The Drive Thru, Cheap Eats, Specialty Food and Drink, Hot Dog, Desserts, 1801 East North Avenue Lower East Side Milwaukee WI 53202
    Nominee for: Hot Dog, Desserts
    1801 East North Avenue, Lower East Side Milwaukee, WI
  • Allô! Chocolat, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Bakery, Liquor, Beer & Wine Shops, Frozen Custard, Gourmet Grocery, 234 W Main St Waukesha WI 53186
    Nominee for: Desserts
    234 W Main St, Waukesha, WI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    214 Oakton Ave, Pewaukee, WI
  • Smart Cow Yogurt Bar, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, N91 W17231 Appleton Avenue Menomonee Falls WI 53051
    Nominee for: Desserts
    N91 W17231 Appleton Avenue, Menomonee Falls, WI
  • Freese's Candy Shoppe & Heavenly Roasted Nuts, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 7312 West Greenfield Avenue Milwaukee WI 53214
    Nominee for: Desserts
    7312 West Greenfield Avenue, Milwaukee, WI
  • Divino Gelato Cafe, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Frozen Custard, Coffee Shop, 227 W Main St Waukesha WI 53186
    Nominee for: Desserts, Coffee Shop
    Multiple locations
  • Miss Julia's Bake Shop, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 18900 W Bluemound Rd Brookfield WI 53045
    Nominee for: Desserts
    18900 W Bluemound Rd, Brookfield, WI
  • Rocky Mountain Chocolate Factory, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 807 Genesee St Delafield WI 53018
    Nominee for: Desserts
    807 Genesee St, Delafield, WI
  • Babes Ice Cream and Desserts, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt, 2264 S Kinnickinnic Ave Milwaukee WI 53207
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2264 S Kinnickinnic Ave, Bay View Milwaukee, WI
  • Cream City Swirl, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 2663 South Kinnickinnic Avenue Bay View Milwaukee WI 53207
    Nominee for: Desserts
    2663 South Kinnickinnic Avenue, Bay View Milwaukee, WI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    825 North Jefferson Street, East Town Milwaukee, WI
  • The Chocolate Chisel, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 125 W Grand Ave Port Washington WI 53074
    Nominee for: Desserts
    125 W Grand Ave, Port Washington, WI
  • La Coppa Artisan Gelato, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, Coffee Shop, Liquor, Beer & Wine Shops, 5675 N Bayshore Dr Glendale WI 53217
    5675 N Bayshore Dr, Glendale, WI
  • Kilwins Chocolate Fudge and Ice Cream, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 5756 North Bayshore Drive Milwaukee WI 53217
    Nominee for: Desserts
    5756 North Bayshore Drive, Milwaukee, WI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    316 N Milwaukee St, Historic Third Ward Milwaukee, WI
  • Burke Candy, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Candy Store Desserts, 3840 N. Fratney St. Milwaukee WI 53212
    Nominee for: Desserts
    3840 N. Fratney St., Riverwest Milwaukee, WI
  • Cold Stone Creamery, Food Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts Frozen Custard Ice Cream & Frozen Yogurt, 8880 S. Howell Avenue Oak Creek WI 53154
    Nominee for: Desserts
    8880 S. Howell Avenue, Oak Creek, WI
  • Nominee for: Desserts
    Multiple locations
  • Cold Spoons Gelato, Specialty Food and Drink, Food, Desserts, 5924 W Vliet St Washington Heights Milwaukee WI 53208
    Nominee for: Desserts
    5924 W Vliet St, Washington Heights Milwaukee, WI
  • Daddy Yo's Frozen Yogurt, Specialty Food and Drink, Desserts, 4874 South 74th Street Milwaukee WI 53220
    Nominee for: Desserts
    4874 South 74th Street, Milwaukee, WI
  • Location
    Nominee for: Desserts
    6742 West Wells Street, Milwaukee, WI
Contest Overview
  • 92,036
    Total Votes
  • 37,949
    Voters
  • 176
    Winners

The 2014 A-List on WISN.com awards are based on more than 92,000 votes from local Milwaukee-area experts.

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