Florence's Best Desserts

desserts in Florence SC
José Gómez
March 8, 2019

There are so many different things to enjoy in South Carolina. If you’re looking for some fun activities to enjoy such as a sip and paint night, you might also want to consider going out for some of the best desserts around. Check out these options for a sweet treat in SC.


SweetLeighs Cakes and Treats  

This location is known for their layered cakes. They have a number of different layer cakes to choose from such as their Hummingbird Cake, a 3 layer banana spice cake with pineapple and pecans layered with cream cheese and pecan icing. They also feature layered cakes served in mason jars!


Young Plantations

Florence is famous for pecans. Young Plantations was founded in 1920 and started this family business. Try the various flavored pecans such as the chocolate butter toffee pecans. This location also offers pecan muffins, pecan cheese straws and other SC food products such as locally grown fruit preserves and more.


Peanuts Patch

Boiled peanuts are a Southern tradition, and for many, it’s known as the “official snack of South Carolina”. Peanut Patch is based out of the heart of South Carolina peanut country and grows most of its own peanuts here in SC. These peanuts go from the ground to the can in the same day, ensuring the freshness of these peanuts.



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