Beehive Bakeshop Opens in Fishtown
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Fishtown / Openings

Beehive Bakeshop Opens in Fishtown

Elisabeth Beraquit, 29, originally from Brigantine, NJ, was on track to be a tax accountant for the rest of her life. She acquired a business degree in 2014 and became a CPA in 2016.  Baking has always been her true passion, though. The hobby kept her sane while quarantining in the early days of the … Continue reading

Dodo Bakery Now Open in South Philly
Bakeries / Dessert / South Philadelphia / Sweets

Dodo Bakery Now Open in South Philly

You guys! An adorable new bakery is open on the corner of 11th Street and Oregon Avenue in deep South Philly serving Hong Kong style pastries, cakes and buns, bubble tea and smoothies, and custom cakes for any occasion. Dodo Bakery opened last week and serves the cutest Asian desserts daily from 7AM to 7PM! … Continue reading

Tiffany’s Bakery to Launch New “DOYO®” Donut on National Donut Day (June 4)
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Center City / Donuts

Tiffany’s Bakery to Launch New “DOYO®” Donut on National Donut Day (June 4)

Get ready to add “DOYO®” to the list of Philly phrases that have become synonymous with the city. Pronounced dough-yo, this unique donut is the latest offering from Center City-based Tiffany’s Bakery and might just be the best donut you’ve ever had. It’ll be available on June 4 which is National Donut Day! What makes … Continue reading

Nothing But Sweet Love for Two Small Businesses in Pottstown
Bakeries / Pottstown, PA

Nothing But Sweet Love for Two Small Businesses in Pottstown

Beverly’s Pastry Shop, located at 322 East High Street, has grown with the community and has witnessed firsthand the resurgence of Pottstown, PA, which has thrived and only gotten better with new businesses and restaurants that have opened in the past few years. A little over 5 years ago, with the idea of leaving the corporate world and living … Continue reading

GIVEAWAY: Let Them Eat Cake Tickets
Bakeries / Food Competitions / Fundraisers

GIVEAWAY: Let Them Eat Cake Tickets

Celebrating its 17th year, Let Them Eat Cake – the fundraiser for Variety, the children’s charity of the Delaware Valley – will return on Sunday, March 15th from 6PM to 8PM. Each year, over two dozen of Philadelphia’s greatest pastry chefs and bakers come together to compete in a cake competition which follows a certain … Continue reading

Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Old City / Openings

Barry’s Buns Coming to The Bourse Food Hall in Old City

Barry’s Buns opened in May 2016 with its first location at the MARKET at the Fareway in the Chestnut Hill section of Philadelphia. Now, Barry’s Buns is excited to open its second location at The Bourse Marketplace located at 111 S. Independence Mall East in the Old City section of Philadelphia. This historic building is undergoing … Continue reading

Ramona Susan’s Bake Shop’s Fall Menu Open House & Free Tasting
Baked Goods / Bakeries / Fishtown

Ramona Susan’s Bake Shop’s Fall Menu Open House & Free Tasting

Whether it feels that way or not, fall is almost here, and the ladies of Ramona Susan’s in Fishtown are saying, “Bring it on!” To kick off their new fall menu, they are having an Open House Tasting with free sweets for all. On Saturday, October 1, from 2 – 6 p.m., the shop at their … Continue reading

Pastry Chef Jessica Nolen To Debut The Little Bird Bakery & Café On Monday, November 16
Bakeries / Society Hill / South Street

Pastry Chef Jessica Nolen To Debut The Little Bird Bakery & Café On Monday, November 16

On Monday, November 16, chef-owner Jessica Nolen will debut The Little Bird Bakery & Cafe, a cozy corner bakery offering a diverse array of baked goods and a tempting menu of light fare. The Little Bird, which takes its name from Nolen’s maiden name, Vogel – German for “little bird” – will feature favorites from … Continue reading

Holy Cupcakes: Sweet Elizabeth’s Introduces “The Immaculate Confections” To Celebrate Papal Visit
Bakeries / Manayunk

Holy Cupcakes: Sweet Elizabeth’s Introduces “The Immaculate Confections” To Celebrate Papal Visit

Manayunk-based cake shop, Sweet Elizabeth’s Cakes, has created a duo of cupcakes they’re calling “The Immaculate Confections” to jump on the marketing bandwagon… err to celebrate the arrival of Pope Francis to the City of Brotherly Love in September. Starting on Friday, September 18th, you can either walk-in to Sweet Elizabeth’s to purchase or pre-order and … Continue reading

Baked Goods / Bakeries / Chefs / Sweets

Introducing Brulee Bakery: Main Line Philadelphia PA’s Newest Bakery

I had an opportunity to speak with Chef Lila about the launch of Brulee Bakery, a new Main Line Philadelphia, PA bakery that delivers to your door. Brulee Bakery offers a large variety of sweet and savory baked goods – everything from croissants & quiche to cakes and tarts and yes… cupcakes, too. Marilyn JohnsonThe Doyenne … Continue reading