Bakery News

Halloween At Dunn’s Bakery

  Halloween at Dunn’s bakery Is it a Cauldron cake or a witch’s finger? Or a skeleton or Frankenstein made out of Ginger? Boxes of cupcakes with eyeballs glaring We see the children stopping and staring It’s not a trick But it is certainly a treat Dunn's Halloween...

Jessica’s Internship At Dunn’s Bakery

Internship at Dunn’s Packing my bags and leaving home just for a new job was something completely new for me, and with the thought of doing it all alone creating mixed emotions it’s fair to say I was extremely anxious about the whole experience. However, these...

National Cupcake Week

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...

National Picnic Week!

NATIONAL PICNIC WEEK – BLOG 18-24 June 2012 On trawling through the internet I came across National Picnic Week, never knew there was a thing, so I did what everyone else does these days & Googled! It is truly amazing what you can find; did you know that during...

A Diamond Bank Holiday!

The first Diamond Jubilee celebrated in the UK was that of Queen Victoria on 20th June 1897, & whilst our current queen celebrates her Diamond Jubilee on the 5th June the actual 60th anniversary of her accession occurred on 6 February 2012. Over the long weekend...

Wet start to spring wedding season

The start of the wedding season in the UK typically coincides with the start of spring. Officially spring began on the 20th of March which means we should be well into the wedding season. For couples that tied the knot this time last year the UK was enjoying an...

Happy Easter

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

Anniversary Cakes

For the traditionalists an anniversary means the celebration or commemoration of a wedding.  Each anniversary year has a “theme” attached from Paper for a first anniversary to Gold for Fifty years of marriage as on the list instigated in 1992 by Emily Post an...

Anniversary Cakes from Dunn’s Bakery

For the traditionalists an anniversary means the celebration or commemoration of a wedding.  Each anniversary year has a “theme” attached from Paper for a first anniversary to Gold for Fifty years of marriage as on the list instigated in 1992 by Emily Post an...

Christening Cakes

According to wedding traditions, the top tier of the wedding cake is normally used at the Christening or Baptism of your first child, that’s all well & good we here you cry… but what if you didn't have a fruit cake or this is not your first Christening, well I...

Photo cakes for all ages

When you are a child your birthday is without question the biggest day of the year. The only day which can even come close to competing is Christmas or perhaps going to Disneyland. But your birthday is always going to be at the top of the list because it is a day just...

Happy New Year

It’s a new year and there will be a lot going on with the Queen’s diamond Jubilee and the London Olympics.At Dunn’s Bakery we are as busy as ever and know that we too will be having not only a busy year but also a challenging year.  We have had to face competition...

Christmas Dilemma In Dunn’s

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...

12 Days To Christmas

Please  Sing This To the Tune of The 12 days of Christmas 12 days to Christmas in Dunn’s Bakery Scrumptious festive Yule logs Rich, velvet and chocolatey! 11 days to Christmas in Dunns Bakery Homemade Christmas Pudding fed with Ale from a local brewery! 10 days to...

Place Your Christmas Order At Dunn’s Bakery

Yes, it's that time of year to pop into Dunn's Bakery and order your festive favourites.  From Christmas cake to Almond Petit Fours here at Dunn's we have all that you need for a wonderful Christmas Day filled with all the classic family favourites.  We also have ...

Vote for your favourite Crouch End Independent Stores

cast your vote for Crouch End and it's Independent stores.   The Daily Telegraph is running  the "Best Small shops in Britain Awards"  Crouch End is bursting with independent retailers  and small unique shops that have that community feel.  The beauty of these  shops...

Children In Need

Show Your Spots for Children In Need This Friday 18th November we will be supporting Children In Need.  Guess the weight of our giant  Pudsey Bear Gingerbread only £1 a guess and you could win a voucher for an 8 inch round sponge smartie cake.  We also have our Pudsey...