Springtime Treats

From brightly decorated cakes to whimsical sugar cookies and freshly baked breads, get all your springtime and Easter treats here in Middleton.

No one is ever too old to enjoy a bunny-shaped sugar cookie or a box of colorful chocolate eggs. Whether looking for an Easter basket chocolate bunny, a treat for a coworker, or something sweet simply for yourself, here are a few spots in Middleton where you can get the goodies.

(And for a full list of restaurants in Middleton offering Easter brunch, click here.)

Clasen's European Bakery: hot cross buns, "egg nest"--pastry with colorful egg in the middle; and a white bunny-shaped sugar cookie.

Clasen’s European Bakery: During spring, this German-style bakery sets up a proud display of hot-cross buns, lent bread, chocolate bunnies, lamb-, bunny- and egg-shaped pound cakes, Easter-themed sugar cookies and truffle baskets, and much more. Online orders can be placed for in-store pickup or shipped nationwide. (Photo above and banner image)

A bunny-shaped and egg-shaped sugar cookies decorated with pastel icing, wrapped in plastic on a grey surface, next to a paper bakery bag.

Hubbard Avenue Diner, downtown, can always be counted on for holiday-themed sugar cookies. Pre-order specialty cakes, as well, or walk in and walk out with pie by the slice or pan! Hubbard’s bakery offers multiple flavors in cake and pie (to view the full list, go to its website and click on “pre-order bakery”), and the diner features new pie flavors every month!

  • March: Irish cream, mint Oreo, cookie dough, and Badger berry
  • April: Banana cream, lemon meringue, and caramel apple walnut
  • May: Kentucky Derby, blackberry sour cream, and apple cherry
Berry-covered cheesecake by Krenare Custom Desserts

Local teacher by day and baker by night, Krenare’s Custom Desserts, offers an array of custom dessert options including cakes, cupcakes, cheesecakes, chocolate-covered strawberries, and more. This spring, Krenare’s is offering a special cheesecake sale, choose from Biscoff, baklava, honey lavender, and berry-topped cheesecakes. Orders can be placed online. (Photo above)

Miggy’s Bakes offers the cutest cookie dough cups in town, ranging in flavors like Smore, cookie butter, peanut butter, cheesecake and brownie cups. This local baker also makes cakes by pre-order and specialty cookies and bars, everything from chocolate chip to cookies and cream to salted caramel cheesecake. Walk in or order online! In March, there are also four spring-themed cake decorating classes to choose from.

Modified March 28, 2024