There are so many different types of pastries to enjoy. I think I like going to bakeries to take in all the delectable sights and smells just as much as I like tasting them! I've rounded up some of the most attractive pastries I've seen online and I invite you to partake in this visual feast!
1. Mini Tiered Cakes
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I love that these pastries are ombre and purple! So beautiful and delicate.
2. Honeyed Pears in Puff Pastry
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What a beautiful creation that's perfect for fall.
3. Beautiful Bun
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A quick tutorial on making some beautiful buns.
4. Frankfurter Kranz Gattines
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An absolutely gorgeous dessert with cherries, buttercream and caramelized nuts.
5. Flower Cupcakes
Fantastic florals on cupcakes. These would be nice for a bridal shower.
6. Fruit Tarts
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Sometimes, fruits are all you need to spruce up your dessert. They're so colorful and sweet.
7. Ravishing Raspberries
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I couldn't find the exact name of this fine dessert, but it's simply amazing!
8. Classic Profiteroles with Vanilla Custard Filling and Chocolate
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The perfect bite-sized treat. Although I don't think I could stop at just one bite...
9. Danish Pastry
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How would you like to wake up to one of these? I can just imagine the light, flaky crust and cream cheese inside.
10. Foret Noire
You really can't go wrong with chocolate and cherries and this dessert is so beautifully done.
11. Pistachio Cake and Pansies
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A simple cake topped with a vibrant-colored flower. Pour yourself a cup of tea and you're set.
12. White Chocolate Mousse Plated Dessert
White chocolate and raspberries tastes as good as they look. Doesn't this look so unique?
13. Praline Pecan, Muscovado Sugar and Grand Cru Tainori
Truly a work of art. I would love to sink my teeth into this!
14. Bandaloue Pear Tart
Pears are so underrated! They're so juicy and versatile.
15. Rhubarb Tart
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Pretty in pink.
16. Coconut Milk Panna Cotta, Hibiscus Caviar, Mango, Micro Cilantro, Kiwi, Kiwi Sorbet, and Pulled Sugar-Hibiscus Tuile
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17. Cherry Tart
Small and simple, but such a feast for the senses!
18. Hydrangea Pastry
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Doesn't this resemble the flower? They almost look like they're decorated with jewels!
19. Apple Roses Puff Pastry
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How beautiful is this apple rose? Such a pretty little treat.
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Macarons are always so pretty and there's never a wrong time to enjoy one or three.
21. Chocolate Delight
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Chocolate in every form you can imagine!
Looking at this is just torture, I want a piece!
23. Crisp Apple Strudel
Just look at that perfect lattice top!
24. Cream Puffs
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Cream puffs can make any day better.
25. Le Petit Antoine
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Cripy, chocolatey and so decadent. It kind of looks like a high class, deconstructed Kit Kat!
26. Berry Mousse Pastry
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Look at those colors! It looks so flavorful and fresh.
27. Temari Cake
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Inspired by Japanese art. This almost looks like a decorative piece and not even food!
What did you think of these beautiful sweets? It makes you want something sweet, but it also shows you a different side of dessert where the art takes center stage.