Not to shove it down your throats but...the holidays ARE just around the corner. And you know what that means? It will be time to splurge!

But what fun is splurging if the goodies that are at the family gatherings are only so-so. No way, if I am diving head first into a plate come holiday time, it is going to be the best of the best.

So check out the top rated bakeries at the Jersey Shore so you are ready when it comes time for some extra special cheat days.

Antoinette Boulangerie
32 Monmouth Street, Red Bank
AntoinetteBoulangerie.com

Purple Glaze
516 Summerfield Avenue, Asbury Park
PurpleGlazeDonuts.com

Shore Good Donuts
1211 Long Beach Blvd, Ship Bottom
ShoreGoodDonuts.com

Simona's Bakery
2201 Highway 35, Sea Girt
SimonasBakery.com

Mueller's Bakery
80 Bridge Ave, Bay Head
MuellersBakery.com

Uncle Dood's
4 Robbins St, Toms River
UncleDoodsDonuts.com

Del Ponte's Bakery
600 Main St, Bradley Beach
DelpontesBakerybb.com

Delicious Orchards
Rte 34 S, Colts Neck
DeliciousOrchardsNJ.com

Conforti's Bakery
632 Mantoloking Rd, Brick Township
ConfortisBakery.com

If you order from anywhere on this list, just let me know and I will be right over.

For additional bakeries that serve top notch treats in New Jersey, check out the original list at NJ.com.

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