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This Season Sweeten Things up!

This holiday season sweeten things up with Le Dolci.
Call our special events team  to:

  • Book your holiday celebration
  • Rent our gorgeous studio
  • Send out sweet corporate gifts
  • Book a holiday-themed culinary class
  • Purchase gift certificates for your staff & family

Call our shop at 416-262-3400.

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Holiday Cookie Baking Extravaganza

Make this year’s holidays extra-special by giving the gift of homemade holiday cookies.

Take our Holiday Cookie Baking Extravaganza and learn four  kinds of cookie baking techniques. At the end of the class, take your cookies home or to the office party.
Don’t forget to leave some out with milk for Santa!

  • Candy cane cookies –Learn the drop cookie technique when you make these delectable desserts. Cover them in mini marshmallows and mini chocolate chips for a truly unforgettable candy cane cookie!
  • Coconut macaroons with chocolate tops – Impress your friends with “easier to make than it looks” chocolate-dipped macaroons.
  • Shortbread – learn how to make an egg-free crumbly, melt-in-your-mouth shortbread that will rival Grandma’s.
  • Vanilla thumbprints – Fill your delicious shortbread cookies with jam, lemon curd or caramels.
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Le Dolci’s 12 Days of Christmas Gift Guide

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We have 12 GIFT IDEAS for you this Holiday Season! Check them out.

dessert_recipe_choux_pastry1. GIFT IDEA: BAKING BOOTCAMP! – Our 6-week baking bootcamp makes a great gift for your favourite baker-in-training! Le Dolci’s bootcamp will teach you the A to Z of baking.

Click here to see what you’ll learn!

 

 

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Cost: $45 each. Delivery available across the GTA.

3.CLASS: LEARN TO MAKE A YULE LOG  Learn to make & decorate a Yule Log for the holidays. Our Chef Stephanie will teach you to bake and carve your cake into the perfect log. Using fondant, buttercream and royal icing, Stephanie will teach you to decorate a holiday perfect log.
Dates: December 3, 7:30pm – 9:30pm; December 13, 7pm – 9pm; December 18, 7pm – 9pm.
Cost: $80 per person.
Sign up 

 

santa, wreath, custom cookie, decorating class toronto, winter holidays, family activity, things to do4. ORDER: CHRISTMAS COOKIES – Order cookies in shapes like the gingerbread man, snowflakes, Rudolph and even Santa himself. Get one cookie or give someone a set in a gift box. Delivery available across the GTA.
Cost: $5 per cookie or $25 for six cookies in a gift box.

5. CLASSES: HOLIDAY COOKIE BAKING – Take one or all three of our Christmas cookie classes. Our holiday guru will teach you how to make nine different Christmas cookies using the most festive ingredients!
SUGAR & SPICE #1 – Dec. 10, 6:30pm – 9pm
BUTTERY BITES #2 – Dec. 11, 6:30pm – 9pm
HO HO HOLIDAY COOKIES #3 – Dec. 12, 6:30pm – 9pm

Click here to for a full list of cookies you’ll learn to make!

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Date: November 30 from 10am – 12pm.
Cost: $80 per person.
Click here to book!

 

penguin, winter, holiday, christmas, xmas, hanukkah, cake decorating class toronto7. CLASSES: CHRISTMAS CAKE  –Learn the basics of cake decorating, including how to level and ice a cake with fondant, as well as tips and tricks to making fun, winter shapes including snowmen, penguins, snowflakes and more.
Date: December 14, 2pm – 5pm.
Cost: $129 per person.
Sign up here!

 

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8. ORDER: CHRISTMAS CUPCAKES – Our Christmas-themed custom cupcakes are perfect for a dinner party, team meeting or corporate event. Available in various flavours including, vanilla, chocolate, strawberry and gluten-free options, our custom cupcakes are hand-made daily by our talented cake designer. orders@ledolci.com or call us at 416-262-3400 to place your order! Delivery available across the GTA.

christmas macaron, macaroon, french, italian, mac, candy cane, sweet, dessert, winter, holiday9. ORDER: HOLIDAY MACARONS Available in festive flavours including Candy Cane, Gingerbread and Eggnog. Get them in a gift box for someone truly special! Delivery available across the GTA.
Cost: $11.50 per half dozen, $22 per dozen.

 

 

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10. CLASSES: GINGERBREAD HOUSE DECORATING FUN!  In this two-hour session, you will get creative and work with fondant, candy, and other materials to decorate your own sweet work of art. Come with a friend or a little one for some candylicious entertainment!

Date: December 7, 10am – 12pm and December 14, 10am – 12pm.
Cost: $60 per person.
Book now!

11. CAKE PEDESTALS – Make your cake the star of the party. Available in a variety of sizes, styles and colours to showcase your home made desserts.
View our Cake Pedestal selection.

paris, sweet, macaron, treat, dessert12. ONCE-IN-A-LIFETIME CULINARY TRIP TO PARIS – For Christmas, surprise your loved one with a hands-on culinary trip to Paris in 2014! Spend your mornings learning the secrets of Parisian cuisine including macarons, baguettes and éclairs from top French chefs. Take the afternoon to explore the city’s hidden gastronomic and historic delights.
Find out more about our trip! 

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THINGS WE LOVE: MEDIEVAL COOKIE DECORATING AT CASA LOMA

Come join us at Casa Loma for medieval cookie decorating on Sunday September 15! Your little knights and princesses will have a ball decorating a magical cookie castle and a cookie shield adorned with their very own coat of arms.

Le Dolci chefs will be on hand to teach your little ones how to use royal icing, how to pipe dams, flood and how to get creative with sprinkles and candy. Of course, all participants get to take home their tasty creations at the end of the afternoon.

After this sweet and fun activity, be sure to meet the real live knights visiting the castle the same day!

Class time: 12:30 pm – 1:30pm

Ticket Prices (admission to Casa Loma & tax included):

  • $20.00 Children 13 and under
  • $23.00 Youth 14 – 17/Seniors
  • $29.00 Adults

Tickets available here. Space is limited – sign up soon!  For more information contact Casa Loma at 647-722-1822.

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“At the Beach” Cookie Decorating!

Sun, surf & sand! On June 17th come and join Le Dolci for some cookie decorating fun with Samantha from Flour Fancies. We have created a specialty cookie decorating class just in time for the summer weather where you will learn how to professionally decorate “beach, summer fun” themed cookies. From bikinis to flip flops and cute ocean critters, you will learn how to create the most adorable summer cookies to share at your next cottage picnic.

In this class, you will learn to decorate cookies using basic techniques, such as piping and flooding with royal icing and fondant. Students will leave with all cookies that they decorate!

To book this class, please visit our class schedule page 

Hope to see you this June!