In Greater Palm Springs, colorful sprinkles and artisanal sweets are just about as endless as sun-kissed skies and swaying palm trees. And you’ll find several cute ice cream parlors and bakeries specializing in all things confectionary, from sorbets and sherbets to candies and cakes.
Searching for ice cream worth screaming about? Have your camera handy for Ice Cream & Shop(pe) at Arrive Palm Springs, whose Instagram-worthy cones come in a variety of gourmet flavors like rose water, passionfruit, and black sesame. Treat yourself to an Italian-inspired scoop of salted caramel or vegan raspberry at Gelato Granucci, where everything is crafted on-site from scratch. Or taste the perfect combination of creamy and crunchy with a vanilla ice cream bar dipped in Brandini Toffee’s famous chocolate toffee crumbles.
You can also get your sweet tooth on at several fudge, candy, and sweet shops throughout Greater Palm Springs. At Sherman’s Deli & Bakery, a glass display case overflows with pretty cakes, pies, and pastries, while Aspen Mills Bakery & Bread Company satisfies your sugar cravings with assorted cookies, brownies, and other only-in-Greater-Palm-Springs goodies.