There are oh-so-many ways to enjoy sugar in southwest Missouri.
For example, if you’re a sweets lover, you haven’t truly lived a complete life until you’ve devoured a slice of St. Michael’s double-decker banana cake. Or sank your teeth into European Cafe’s light, delicate macarons that easily rival those found in Paris.
These treats are just a handful of dozens upon dozens of delicious sugary delicacies in our corner of the state. From famed restaurant desserts that keep diners around long after dinnertime to countless little bite-sized artisanal treats from purveyors opening up shop all over southwest Missouri, there’s a definite richness to our sweets scene, and we wanted to tell you all about it.
Sit back, prop up your feet and enjoy this sugar-spun story filled with the many candy-coated, caramel-drizzled, chocolate-dipped wonders of southwest Missouri.