BROOKLYN - Bakeries around Brooklyn are making plenty of sales today as customers expecting guests are in search of something sweet.

Several bakeries in Bay Ridge along Fifth Avenue say Christmas Eve is one of their busiest days of the year.

Business has been booming at Jean Danet Bakery, with customers forming lines out the door to get their hands on cookies, cakes and cannolis, among other treats.

Down the street, Leslie's Bakery also received a huge crowd of people lining up for desserts. The owners say some of their best-sellers have been cheesecakes and Christmas cookies.