While you can find Christmas cakes in every nook and corner of the city, getting your hands on a good and authentic cake is a task in itself. To make your life easier, we have listed the best places from where you can order your Christmas cakes.
SPICECHARMER BAKES BY JYOTHI VARNE
Jyothi’s special Christmas menu mostly revolves around the 3Cs of Christmas Goodies: Cakes, Cookies & Chocolate. From the traditional Christmas fruit cake made with mixed fruits soaked in rum for over 6 months to the Dundee which is a Scottish Fruit cake, it has a wide range of varieties.
There is also a rich Hazelnut flour Cake topped with orange peel & chocolate chip for someone who wants a non-alcoholic cake. In cookies, they have – Gingerbread Men & Linzer cookie with raspberry torte which are crowd favourites. This year, Jyothi has also introduced edible dark chocolate baubles filled with mixed dry fruits & salted caramel.
Cost: Cakes – INR 340+ onward | Cookies – INR 180+ onward | Chocolate – INR 145+ onward
Availability: Call 9916133077 for orders
RJ’S HEALTHYLICIOUS BAKES
This home baker has a special Christmas menu which includes a dark caramel cake infused with a range of dry fruits made succulent by soaking in home-made grape wine. The baker offers both with maida and wheat options.
They also have Christmas special cakesicles, cake pops, brownies and unique breads, which include Babka Bread, X Mas Tree Bread, Santa Bread. For someone who needs a little of everything, they have two varieties of hampers as well.
Cost: INR 1500+ onward for fruit cakes | INR 1000+ onward for hampers | INR 1000+ onward for designer breads
Availability: Call 9886209327 for orders.
Magnolia Bakery is running a Christmas specials menu with holiday favourites like the Plum Cake, Apple Harvest, Linzer, Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake, Jars of Cookies and Biscotti and Christmas cupcakes.
This Christmas, Magnolia Bakery has created sumptuous loaves in irresistible flavours like Plum Cake, Apple Harvest and Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake which are perfect tea cakes for a Christmas evening. The outlet also has loaves in other flavours such as Apple Crumb, Linzer and Marble Cream Cheese Brownie.
You can also indulge in their piped Christmas cupcakes decorated beautifully with Christmas characters and mini Christmas cupcakes. The special jars include cookies and biscotti in lip-smacking flavours like Chocolate Chunk, Sea Salt Caramel, Chocolate Crinkles, Snickerdoodle, Pistachio and White Chocolate.
Cost: INR 200+ onward
Availability: Magnolia Bakery Store, Indiranagar
HopsHaus Bangalore is offering a very special plum packed with dry fruits, nuts, candied fruits and spices and macerated in alcohol. This classic Christmas treat has Chef Vikas Seth’s special stamp and is perfect for the season.
Cost: INR 800+ 0.5 kg gm and INR 1600+ for 1 kg
Availability: At HopsHaus on a preorder of 24 hours
DOUBLE TREE SUITES BY HILTON BANGALORE
While sticking to the classic recipe, Executive Chef Tanmoy Majumder is ready to treat your loved ones to an authentic Plum Cake filled with candied fruits, mixed spices, assorted nuts and fruit peels. With the ingredients soaked in a brandy mix for over a month, this rich and oh so flavourful cake is available in different sizes that are perfect for an evening snack with tea or even to pair perfectly with your wine!
Topped with almonds, this winter special Dundee Cake is the hotel’s take on keeping all things traditional and wholesome. Soft, pleasantly moist and subtly flavoured with mixed dry fruits and sweet spices, this might just be your go-to gift this season for your friends, family and co-workers.
A classic haunt for anyone with a sweet tooth, there’s no way you cannot flock to the hotel’s bakery for moist and tender Carrot Cake which is packed with loads of walnuts. A gluten-free option is also available if you place your orders 24hrs in advance.
Cost: INR 349+ for 300 gms (Pre-order necessary if someone needs a larger quantity)
Availability: DoubleTree Suites by Hilton, Sarjapur Road