Lindsey's Top 10 Sweets in Chicago in 2012

Sugar Rush

Reviews of desserts in Chicago.

[Photograph: Lindsey Becker]

I'll repeat what I've said in the past: in terms of sweets, Chicago is a blessed city. In fact, most of the time I barely had to put any work into finding well-made pastries and desserts for the Sugar Rush and Behind the Sweets columns (just don't tell my editor). In no particular order—because it was hard enough to pick my favorites—here are my top ten for the year.