Here are six of the best cities in the world where you can satisfy your sweet tooth.

Satisfying hunger, especially with good tasty food is a surreal experience. Satisfying a sweet tooth, though, is not easily accomplished, especially if the sweets in your locality are not appealing to you. Sweets and desserts when savored the right way comes with its own sense of peace and order (sugar paradise). Whether you prefer cookies, donuts, pies, or truffles, there’s a city for you to satisfy your sweet tooth. And in no particular order let’s find out the best cities where your next sugar fix is assured.

#1. Zürich, Switzerland 🇨🇭 

Zürich is the sanctuary of chocolate lovers. Swiss chocolate is known to be one of the best, if not the best chocolates in the world. Asides chocolate, the Swiss layer cake Zuger Kirschtorte is widely popular and equally satisfying. Made with sponge cake, buttercream, meringue and flavored with kirschwasser (cherry brandy), it has been a special delicacy for almost 100 years.

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#2. Tokyo, Japan 🇯🇵 

Tokyo’s popular Taiyaki is simply pancake batter moulded into the shape of a fish, it is then filled with choice fillings, usually sweet cream, red bean paste or green tea (matcha). Taiyaki is best served hot!

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#3. Lisbon, Portugal 🇵🇹 

With the streets scented with sugar, there’s no way you’ll go wrong in Lisbon. Lisbon is well-known for its pastel de nata — an egg tart pastry that is world famous. Pastel de nata is best eaten with cinnamon. 

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Bolo de Berlim, the Portuguese version of popular German treat Berliner, is simply a cream filled doughnut coated in sugar. It is widely sold at the beaches and a very popular dessert during the summertime.

#4. Paris, France 🇫🇷 

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The city of love while boasting several romantic spots also provides a variety of culinary masterpieces and its famous crème bruleeCrème brulee is a custard based dessert with a crunchy caramelized burnt top, perfect for a candlelit dinner for two.

#5. Rome, Italy 🇮🇹 

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Rome is very popular for its delicious and extravagant dishes, it is no surprise the city offers sweets and desserts. Gelato is the perfect cool down treat after a long day. Similar to normal ice cream, it comes in different flavors and bright colors.

#6. Key West, United States 🇺🇸 

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Florida’s key lime pie is a very delicious and well known dessert. The primary flavor key lime is indigenous to the island city of Key West and smaller than a traditional lime. It has higher acidity and a very strong aroma.

There you have it sweet lovers, the six best cities in the world to satisfy your sweet tooth. Share your experience with us if you try any of the sweet sweets above.

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Written by: Phoebe Addo, Thu, Jan 13, 2022.


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