Florentine Pastry Shop

SINCE 1928

The Florentine Pastry shop has been making Italian cakes and specialties in Utica New York since 1926.

 
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Cannoli

Fried Cannoli shell made in house with sweetened ricotta cheese and chocolate chips.

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Chocolate Cannoli

Cannoli cheese in a chocolate dipped shell.

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Pasticciotti

Chocolate, vanilla, lemon, raspberry, apple, coconut and pumpkin (seasonal) varieties.

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Sfogliatelle

A cheesy dough made with semolina and ricotta, wrapped in a crispy shell. Say it with me "sfoo-yah-tell".

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Italian Cheesecake

Ricotta and egg baked in a "pastie" dough shell.

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Rum Napolean

Rum soaked sponge cake with chocolate and vanilla cream and strawberries, in between puff pastry dough layers. Oh and powdered sugar all over the top.

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Raspberry Napolean

Layers of puff pastry dough, raspberry and lobster tail cream (whipped cream and vanilla cream mixed) under icing.

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Whipped Creampuff

Whipped cream filling with chocolate icing.

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Tiramisu

Our tiramisu is sponge cake soaked in brandy and espresso, with a filling made with marsala wine, topped with whipped cream and cocoa.

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Lobster Tail

Crunchy puff dough shell with Lobster Tail cream (Vanilla cream mixed with whipped cream) filling.

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Cheese Eclair

Eclair shell filled with cannoli cheese.

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Chocolate Covered Eclair

Vanilla cream filled eclair with chocolate icing.

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Vanilla Cream Puff

Cream puff shell filled with vanilla cream.

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Florentine Kiss/Peanutbutter Bombe

A shortbread cookie topped with either a combination of chocolate cream, cannoli cheese and praline paste; or peanutbutter, vanilla and cannoli cheese dipped in chocolate.

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Mini NY style cheesecake

Ladyfinger sponge base.

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Cannoli Napoletano

Strips of puff pastry baked into a cannoli shape, filled with mixed cream (vanilla cream and cannoli cheese).

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Italian Cookies

Almond paste cookies, biscotti and many others. Sold by the pound.

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Gelato

Italian ice cream. We make it layered. Vanilla with chocolate or pistachio.

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Rum Baba

Sponge pastry soaked in rum, filled with mixed cream.

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Half Moons

Chocolate cake base with chocolate fudge and buttercream icing.