Kingwood cookie shop Taste of Gnome celebrated grand opening in late January

Taste of Gnome began its soft opening phase in late November. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)
Taste of Gnome began its soft opening phase in late November. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Taste of Gnome began its soft opening phase in late November. (Kelly Schafler/Community Impact Newspaper)

Taste of Gnome, a cookie shop and bakery, began its soft opening phase in late November at 20 N. Main St., Ste. 20, Kingwood, in the Kingwood Town Center. The business celebrated its grand opening Jan. 29.

The shop sells cookies, cupcakes, custom cookie cakes, hot chocolate bombs and Houston-based Katz Coffee. Manager Lindsay Stephens said the shop is a new business for Mary Beth Baker and Sally Kelly, owners of the Gnome Sweet Gnome gift shop next door.


The dessert shop also features a variety of specialty cookies inspired by the gnome brand, such as The Deuce or Gnome Poo—which is homemade marshmallow fluff that is dipped in chocolate and coated with graham cracker cookie crumbs. Stephens said the shop also makes fresh cinnamon rolls to sell on Saturdays, but the rolls can be purchased frozen any day of the week for patrons to bake at home. 281-883-4814. www.facebook.com/tasteofgnome
By Kelly Schafler

Editor, Lake Houston | Humble | Kingwood

Kelly Schafler is the editor for the Lake Houston, Humble and Kingwood edition of Community Impact Newspaper, covering public education, city government, development, businesses, local events and all things community-related. Before she became editor, she was the reporter for the Conroe and Montgomery edition for a year and a half.



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