Desserts - 2017 Winners

Published Jul 6, 2017

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 Hot List voters have vetted the best of the best.

2017 Winner

1. Ben Heggy Candy Company

Voters Love

"Heggy's chocolates are FRESH. High quality. If you savor your your bite of candy, it will start to melt on your fingers--a..." 

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743 Cleveland Ave SW Canton OH 44702
2017 Runner-Up

2. Sweet Mary's Bakery

Voters Love

"From elaborate giant cakes, to small simple (last minute) wedding cakes, Sweet Mary's is your new to go place. Walked in..."  via Cristina G.

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76 E. Mill Street Akron OH 44308
2017 Finalist

3. Hartville Chocolate Factory

Voters Love

"The french chocolate mints are incredible. I first tasted Hartville Chocolate over 20 years ago and it ruined it for every..." 

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114 S Prospect Ave Hartville OH 44632
2017 Finalist

4. Abby's Kupcake Kitchen

Voters Love

"So talented and absolutely delicious! Abby can create anything! Definitely recommend her for your events!"  via Cathy R.

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Massillon OH 44646
2017 Finalist

5. Pallotta's Pastries

Voters Love

"This is a great little bakery. The pastries are delicious, but not sickening sweet. They also make a great sweet Easter..." 

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2120 Byrd Ave Cuyahoga Falls OH 44223
Contest Overview
  • 35,133
    Total Votes
  • 17,513
  • 118

The 2017 Akron-Canton HOT LIST awards are based on more than 35,000 votes from local Akron-Canton-area experts.

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