About Our Desserts
The Red Rocker Inn is famous for our vast selection of homemade desserts. Many are heritage recipes that have been on the menu for years. Don’t forget to ask about the Dessert of the Month for Charity. See more about this below.
The Red Rocker Inn has twice (2013 & 2015) been awarded “Best Dessert” in Black Mountain by the Chamber of Commerce-sponsored restaurant showcase, “Rock The Taste”!
Some offerings are seasonal but may include Triple Chocolate Cake, Fresh Coconut Cake, Carrot Cake, Hummingbird Cake, Blackberry Cobbler, Caramel Apple Pie, Bumble Berry Pie, Fresh Strawberry Shortcake with Lavender Whipped Cream, Hot Fudge Brownie Sundae, Key Lime Pie, Reese’s Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie, Nutella Ice Cream Pie, and more.
June Bug Pie
A flaky homemade crust filled with toasted pecans, caramel sauce, fudge sauce, cheesecake, and more fudge.
Warm cobbler loaded with juicy blackberries, sparkling with lemen zest and served with premium vanilla ice cream and whipped cream.
Three cake layers full of bananas, pineapple, cinnamon and pecans spread with cream cheese icing.
Triple Layer Coconut Cake
Three fluffy white cake layers spread with sweetened whipped cream and snowflake coconut
This is a good choice for those who eat gluten-free.
Hot Fudge Brownie Sundae
Warm brownie studded with chocolate chips, vanilla ice cream, homemade fudge sauce, whipped cream and a cherry. Like to eat gluten-free? We also make a gluten-free brownie.
Triple Chocolate Cake
Dark chocolate layers, creamy chocolate frosting, dark chocolate ganache.
Moist and dense pound cake along with premium vanilla ice cream, fresh strawberries and blueberries, vanilla sauce, whipped cream and fresh lemon zest.
Reese’s Peanut Butter Ice Cream Pie
Oreo cookie and chocolate ganache crust, peanut butter ice cream with Reese’s peanut butter cups topped with homemade warm fudge sauce and whipped cream
Rich graham cracker crust laced with toasted pecans and coconut, spread with a layer of decadent fudge and filled with the perfect key lime filling.
Orange Italian Cream Cake: Red Rocker Inn’s Christmas cake – Available December only.
Italian cream cake layers, fresh orange curd, cream cheese icing and toasted coconut and pecan garnish.
An all-time favorite, this apple pie is served warm, topped with premium vanilla ice cream and our rich homemade caramel sauce. A swirl of whipped cream tops it all
Dessert of the Month for Charity
Of course, The Red Rocker Inn is known for the large selection of decadent homemade desserts we offer every day, but we really know how to make a sweet thing even sweeter with our “dessert of the month for charity”. For each serving that is sold, we donate half the sale price to the charity of the month. Sample the current feature and you’ll melt into a sweet ending to your meal while knowing you are helping us give to local, national, and international causes.
Since 2013, the Red Rocker Inn has been privileged to donate through the generosity of our guests to many charities including the following:
- Habitat for Humanity
- Swannanoa Valley Museum
- Black Mountain Center for the Arts
- Brother Wolf Animal Rescue
- Samaritan’s Purse
- Montford Park Shakespeare Theater
- MS Research
- Hand in Hand
- Celebrate Recovery
- Town of Black Mountain Town Square
- Swannanoa Valley Christian Ministry
- Camp Lakey Gap for Autistic Children
- Black Mountain Volunteer Firefighters Association
- Appalachian Christian Camp
- Montreat College Friends of Music
- Irene Wortham Center
- National Eating Disorders Association