This Christmas businesses in Amsterdam have really pushed the boat out. You can buy the most adorable and equally delicious Christmas treats. Whether you buy them as a gift or scoff them all yourself, they’re sure to bring a smile to somebody’s face and bring a little Christmas joy this festive period.
📍Vijzelgracht 15, 1017 HM
We’re obsessed with Holtkamp’s lovely meringue snowman, and they make perfect gifts because you can keep meringue in an airtight container for up to 2 weeks. Who could resist these cute little guys?
📍Gerard Doustraat 66, 1072 VV
This year you can order a delicious Roscón de Reyes from Pacomer Traiteur, and any Spanish readers will already be salivating at the prospect of eating one of these delicious traditional treats. Roscón de Reyes is eaten in Spain on 6th January but in reality, people eat it from November until January because it’s just so delicious.
3. Petit Gateau
📍Haarlemmerstraat 80, 1013 EV
Throughout December this lovely patisserie has been selling advent biscuits. Incredible designs appear every day and we think that every Amsterdammer really deserves at least one biscuit every day.
📍Reestraat 7, 1016 DM Amsterdam
The freakshakes at Ree7 are out of this world but this winter they’ve really excelled themselves with the ‘Winter Wonderland’ freakshake. It’s essentially a snack and a drink all rolled into one.
📍Amstelveenseweg 75, 1075 VV
Patisserie Linnick impresses us every year with their Christmas bake and if you missed last year’s offering then don’t worry because you can buy it this year! You can order them online until December 18.
📍Prinsengracht 232 H, 1016 HE
Polaberry’s cute cake sticks change are super-convenient for devouring on the go. Or you could buy some for your family and wait to eat them if you can resist. You can also buy beautiful decorated festive chocolate slabs.