Our Top 5 Picks For Local Online Bakeries in 2021
Sweets and confectioneries are a must have for festive occasions; especially family gatherings.
And when a late night craving strikes, there’s nothing better than popping in the kitchen to come across delicious cakes or brownies tugged away in your refrigerator. For sweet lovers, finding the right cakes and cookies usually involves poring through dozens of bakeries. Often, there are limited options to choose from.
To overcome this dilemma, we’ve compiled a list of 5 online businesses who offer a vast variety of confectioneries to satisfy your sweet tooth from within the convenience of your home.
1. Farrukh’s Patisserie (@Farrukhspatisserie)
Farrukh’s patisserie offers desserts that look and taste equally delightful. Pakistanis’ strong need for offering sweet delicacies at every occasion keeps Farrukhs’ delicious business booming. She preps lemon tarts, oatmeal cookies, nutella brownies and customized orders throughout the week to suit Lahori’s preferences. Her basket that includes banana walnut loaf, chocolate chip oatmeal cookies and nutella brownies is the perfect gift you can deliver to a loved one. Send her a DM and get your goodies ASAP!
2. For Heavens Cake (@Forheavenscake.khi)
For Heaven’s Cake is a one stop solution for all your sweet cravings. This little home-run business packs delicious boxes of happiness and delivers it all over The City of Lights; Karachi. The expert behind all the magic offers a variety of confectioneries that are available for pickup and delivery. Pre-orders for the most beautiful cakes, cupcakes and cakesicles can be placed from 11am – 9pm.
3. Cupcakes and Crumbs (@Cupcakesandcrumbs.co)
You may have to check whether you’re living under multiple rocks if you haven’t yet heard of this wonderful venture based in Karachi. The whole town’s talking about their luscious, mouth drooling cupcakes. They constantly play with new, unique flavors to offer their customers the finest of combinations. The response to their newest addition, strawberry flavored hot chocolate bombs, has been nothing short of amazing.
4. Honey and Salt (@Honeyandsaltofficial)
This womans’ army of 4 sisters is passionate about turning confectioneries into literal art. Their glorious cupcakes and cakes are well suited for any occasion and promise to be finger licking good. The fresh flower decor on Honey and Salts’ beauties is their trademark. Pre orders are to be made 3 days prior and are available for pickup only. A very reasonable gift at Rs. 2500 are their crates with a red velvet cake in a cup, a cupcake of choice, chocolate fudge brownies and a milk chocolate chunk cookie. A great amount of attention to detail goes into their products, making it the perfect store to order from.
5. Delicieux (@Delicieux.pk)
Simplicity is the way of life and this local business proves it exceptionally well. No goddy decor or overly colorful cakes. They stick to the basics; creating their items with a lot of love, focusing on the flavour and keeping it simple. Their milk cake is an absolute stunner and if you haven’t savoured it yet, you don’t know what you’re missing out on. They also make letter shaped, single tiered and double tiered cakes. The beauty of their tarts are definitely a sight to behold of!
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