Bakery News

No Matter the Season, Dunn’s Bakery is Here!

Here at Dunn’s Bakery in Crouch End, we provide a number of baked goods for our customers. One of the things we specialise in, other than our birthday and wedding cakes, are seasonal ranges of baked goods. We ensure that our customers receive high quality baked...

2015 Harvest Festival

The harvest festival is around the corner, and what better way is there to celebrate, than with freshly baked bread? Here at Dunn’s Bakery in Crouch End we ensure that all the relationships we build are maintained and kept strong. One special relationship that we have...

Let Dunn’s Cater For You

Dunn’s Bakery offer a catering service to take away the hassle of having to prepare food for an event or function. We are more than just 5th generation bakers, we are caterers. There is no need to bombard yourself with the stress of having to prepare dishes to provide...

Dunn’s Have a Flavour For Everyone

Here at Dunn’s we believe that each and every one of our customers are important, and try our very best to cater to all of our customer’s needs. This is so we can meet people’s tastes and continue to provide the utmost respected service possible. Gluten free A gluten...

History of Wedding Cakes

Wedding cakes play a large part of today’s weddings, but they have always had quite a big role to play in previous years. Whether they are triple tier or single, there all symbolic in one way or another. Where did the wedding cake come from? Wedding cakes have...

AND IT’S NOT EVEN MY BIRTHDAY!

History of the birthday cake It is known that many people celebrate their birthday with a birthday cake, but it has been said that Germany was the pioneer of this practice. Cakes represent wealth; only wealthy people could afford to buy one. The cakes were expensive...

A Bite Of England

Want to do something special during the remainder of the summer? Here's some good news to share with all food and drink enthusiasts! From early August onwards, a few delectable food festivals are going to pop up in London every weekend! This is the golden chance to...

Scones Galore!

Would you like to try some deliciously amazing scones in London? Then Dunn’s Bakery would be a great choice for you! A scone, a single-serving cake which often lightly sweetened and occasionally glazed, was an important part of cherished English tea tradition.  It...

Strawberries, Cream, and Wimbledon

Wimbledon has begun once more. It is a time we associate with sunshine, sweat, and strawberries and cream. As the weather and competition heat up, so does the excitement and anticipation surrounding who will come out on top as champion. The Tournament The oldest...

As Cookie Monster Would Say… Me Want Cookie!

History of the Cookie We all have heard of Cookie Monster, as a Muppet on the children’s show Sesame Street, the character is known for his big appetite. He will eat anything, but his preferred food is cookies. You could say he is obsessed with them. Cookie Monster...

Father’s Day 2015

Father's Day 2015 at Dunn's Bakery It's the time of year when we celebrate how great every Dad is and how much they mean to us. Father's Day 2015 falls on 21st June and whilst we should never hold back when saying how much we care, it's the perfect opportunity to...

Taste of London 2015

London has always been a city of delectable food choices with tastes and smells around every corner and gourmet food, which has its roots in all four corners of the world. The cosmopolitan melting pot of different ingredients available, which are brought into the...

The Best of British Heritage Food

Britain has a wealth of superb food ingredients which are skillfully blended together into dishes known the world over. The seasonal and locally sourced industry now means that those wanting fantastic tasting food can savour the flavour of meals that are synonymous...

Perfect Picnic Picks

"Lazing on a sunny afternoon" sang The Kings as they extolled the virtues of "The Summertime". Missing from the lyrics though were the perfect addition of verses about a summer picnic to accompany the relaxing hours spent in the local park or on the beach. The staff...

I’ll Have Some Cupcakes, Please!

Just like Birthday Bear of Care Bear, who wanted everyone to have birthdays filled with cake and cupcakes, we want everyone to enjoy our Dunn's Bakery cupcakes. He was a bear who knew a good thing when he ate it - cupcakes are now a huge industry worth around £2...

National Doughnut Week

National Doughnut Week - Make 2015 an Extra Sugary Experience for Charity National Doughnut Week takes place from 9-16 May and Dunn’s – the bakery which started the event back in 1991 is urging everyone to tuck into soft, sweet doughnuts to help a very worthy cause....

Dunn’s Bakery Catering Services

Dunn's Bakery: Catering Services in London Dunn's Bakery has been creating amazing bread and baked goods in Crouch End since 1827. A family-run business, the mouth-watering array of breads, cakes and savoury snacks has seen husband and wife team Christopher and...

Dunn’s: A Family Bakery

We at Dunn's Bakery have been crafting scrumptious treats for five generations. We're definitely comfortable with a mixing bowl and some powdered sugar. The excitement we receive from our amazing customers and local Crouch End community continue to drive our family...

Wedding Cake Season is Upon Us

The sun is finally starting to shine (sort of), the daffodils are blooming and wedding season is upon us. While many worry about the venue, music and other important aspects of weddings, we here in Crouch End bakery like to think that the most important part of a...

Easter At Dunn’s Bakery

  Dunn's Bakery has a truly delicious Easter selection.  Our tempting tasty Hot Cross Buns come in a huge range from the traditional to GI and Cranberry; these were specially produced here in our Bakery and are now a firm favourite along with our Wholemeal and...