Bakery News

Mother’s Day at Dunn’s Bakery

Celebrate Mother's Day with Delicious Baked Goods at Dunn's Bakery With Mother's Day quickly approaching, our Crouch End bakery would like to tell you about some new treats we are quite excited for. If you're struggling to come up with a nice way to mark the occasion...

Wholemeal Spelt Sourdough bread

Following on from our previous article on freshly baked bread, our Crouch End bakery has recently created a new Wholemeal Spelt Sourdough for all our lovely customers to enjoy. While setting up a bakery in California, Santo, one of our amazing bakers, developed the...

Freshly Baked Bread

Fun fact of the day: researchers at the University of Southern Brittany in France discovered that smell has a particular effect on our behaviour. This aroma encourages us to be kinder to strangers. In their findings, published in the Journal of Social Psychology, the...

Celebration Cakes Our Speciality!

    Here at Dunn's Bakery we pride ourselves on creating bespoke Celebration Cakes. Whatever the occasion or event we listen to what our customer wants and strive to produce the cake of their dreams. Perhaps your party or event has a theme?  Or maybe a...

We’re Pleased to Announce our New Pastry

Everyone's favourite Crouch End bakery is happy to now offer an almond and orange sable pastry for only £1.20, as its newest baked good. Made with butter and whole egg yolks, this petite pastry packs the flavour with its almond paste and orange and lemon peel filling...

Printed Edible Food

  The New World of Printed Edible Food It may sound like a scene from Star Trek, but printed edible food is not science fiction. It is an available reality. Printed edible food is created with a 3D printer; a new technology has already influenced aspects of our lives....

The Myth of the Mince Pie Ban

The countdown to Christmas has begun in earnest. Gifts are being bought, family and friends are booking flights home and holiday meals are being meticulously planned. With so many different holiday traditions, the one constant in all festivities is food. During...

Click and Collect at Dunn’s Bakery

We have now launched our click and collect service www.dunns-bakery.co.uk/clickandcollect Let us take the stress out of Christmas shopping .  Order at your leisure and then just come and collect from our shop here in Crouch End  for a fast easy way to complete that...

Dunn’s Bakery: The History of the Christmas Cake

What is your favourite part of the holidays? You could say seeing old friends, spending time with family or opening presents. For us? We can’t get enough of the delicious Christmas meal. There’s no better way to top of the festivities then with a Christmas cake. There...

This week in Dunn’s

      and so it begins........ Our Christmas window goes in and already the Mince Pies are flying out the door!!!!   This week our Bakers will be producing our Malt Whisky Dundee cakes.  The Dundee  cake is thought  to have originated in ...

Bread Dropped From Sugary Food List

Action on Sugar has removed bread from its list of unhealthy foods, following direct action from the Federation of Bakers (FoB).The FoB was concerned that by including bread in the campaign, it was misleading to consumers and that eating bread was not something to be...

Dunn’s By Post

  New for this Christmas a carefully selected selection of our delicious products are available by post.There are many ways to pay, on line by phone  and you can even order on Amazon.  It couldn’t be easier,  it is a great way to wish a Merry Christmas to your loved...

White Christmas

Our Christmas window displays this year has a white theme which we think looks fabulous.  we have already had some lovely comments and love the fact that our customers tell us how they look forward to seeing our Christmas window each year. Our Christmas brochure is...

Halloween

There’s an eerie mist swirling around Dunn’s as our baking wizards create ghoulish goodies for Halloween.  We really like to get into the spirit of things with Dunn’s devilish array of terrifyingly tempting treats!  Whether it’s a spooky sponge Cauldron or Pumpkin...

National Cupcake Week 16th to 22nd September

Originally the cupcake evolved in the United States in the 19th century, and it was revolutionary because of the amount of time it saved in the kitchen. There was a shift from weighing out ingredients when baking to measuring out ingredients. According to food...

It’s a celebration!!

Here at Dunn’s we pride ourselves on listening to our customers and giving them what they want.  This is particularly so when it comes to celebration cakes.  We receive some really unique and creative requests for cakes and we strive to produce hand crafted cakes that...

National Doughnut Week 2013

What is National Doughnut Week? During National Doughnut Week (11th- 18th May 2013), participating bakers across the UK will be helping to raise money for The Children's Trust by donating money for every doughnut they sell. Want to know more?  E-mail us...

Hornsey and Wood Green Independent Shops Competition

Lynne Featherstone MP has launched a competition to find the best independent shops in Hornsey and Wood Green. The competition is to celebrate our local independent traders and encourage people to shop local and help to re-generate our high streets.  If that is not...

Dunn’s Christmas Dilema

Where do I begin? There’s so much to talk about. The heady aromas floating around the Bakery are intoxicating and as I sit upstairs in the office I can barely concentrate. So let’s talk about Christmas in Dunn’s – there just so much to choose from. Every time I write...

Gluten Free at Dunn’s Bakery

Bread is still one of the daily staples in the modern diet but more & more people are finding increasingly difficult to tolerate Gluten in their diet.  Gluten is an important component of Bread as it is the Gluten that contributes to the elasticity of dough. It...