The Sweet Life

Got a sweet tooth?  We know what that’s like.  Got a sweet tooth on a gluten free or vegan diet?  That’s where Buttercelli comes in.  Ever the ultimate neighborhood spot, this organic bakery features a dessert menu—with a splash of savory items—that can cater to those seeking vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, or even paleo-friendly confections.  We’re […]

Got a sweet tooth?  We know what that’s like.  Got a sweet tooth on a gluten free or vegan diet?  That’s where Buttercelli comes in.  Ever the ultimate neighborhood spot, this organic bakery features a dessert menu—with a splash of savory items—that can cater to those seeking vegan, gluten-free, sugar-free, or even paleo-friendly confections. 

We’re especially excited about their new holiday menu, because with all that running around during the holidays, who has time to bake?!  Buttercelli can normally accommodate orders a mere day in advance, but Christmas orders need to be placed by Friday, December 20th.  The bakery is also open until noon this Wednesday, November 27th, so you can pick up last minute treats to supplement your Thanksgiving dinner.

If you’ve been wondering where you can get your hands on a mincemeat pie—filled with currants, raisins, and brandy—look no further.  Their pecan pie is a creamy, buttery take on the traditional rendition.  We recommend topping every slice with ice cream. 

A shimmer cookie, a spherical treat ripe with buttercream filling is dusted in a glimmering blue and white sugar, in celebration of Hanukkah.  Discs of chewy ginger spice cookies are made with pieces of candy ginger; a delicate roll of  rugelach is the ultimate Thanksgivukkuh dessert.

Here’s a look at Buttercelli’s full holiday menu, below. 

Because during the holiday craze, you shouldn’t sweat the sweet stuff.   

PIES

Pumpkin Pie – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free       $35

Mincemeat – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free         $35

Pecan Pie – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free           $40

Lattice Top Apple Pie – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free    $40

Dutch Apple Pie – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free            $35

HOLIDAY LOAVES

Gingerbread – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free        $25

Vegan Maple Loaf      $25

Pumpkin Loaf  – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free   $25

Zucchini Bread – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free  $25

SUGAR & SPICE AND EVERYTHING NICE

Cranberry Upside Down Cake – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free

6” Cake           $25                  9” Cake           $35

Buche de Noel / Yule Log – Sponge cake roll rilled with whipped cream, frosted with dark chocolate buttercream             $45

HOLIDAY COOKIES

$20 / Dozen

Santa’s Whiskers – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free

Red & White Vanilla Pinwheels

Shimmer Cookies – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free

Ginger Spice Cookies – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free

Coconut Macaroons – Plain or Chocolate

Gingerbread People

Rugelach – Traditional Wheat or Gluten Free

Buttercelli Bakeshop, 13722 Ventura Blvd, Sherman Oaks.  (818) 387-8538.

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