8 Amazing Home Bakers In Singapore
Ever since the start of the pandemic, Singaporeans were forced to spend more time at home and most have resorted to looking at beautiful pastry photos on instagram to stay sane. Some have picked up baking as a hobby and have even begun selling unique and mouth-watering goodies from the comfort of their own home.
For a quick fix for your sugar rush this week, why not switch it up and try some freshly baked goods from one of these 8 home bakers in Singapore?
For all the chocolate lovers, Cocoafields.sg home bakery specialises in their baked goods from cakes to tiramisu. Their brownies are a must-try and are definitely loved by many. Their rich and fudgy brownie with a unique core comes in a box of 4 called Field Brownies, consisting of 4 different flavours: Go Nuts, Campfire, Speculoos, and Salted Caramel. Their Tiramisu offerings range from pure Vanilla to alcoholic varieties such as Italian wine and hard liquor. Just like Starbucks, they offer their sizes in either a Tall (1-2pax) or a Venti (3-4pax). All brownies can be kept for 2 weeks if stored in an air-tight container and tiramisu can be consumed within 5 days from the date of delivery. Cocaofields.sg offers either self-collection or delivery, starting off at $8. Otherwise, you may bulk order with your friends and they’ll gladly do a buddy delivery to multiple locations for all to enjoy!
TheBakeTheorySG offers unique original and alcoholic bakes in Singapore. They provide Singaporeans with a distinct interpretation of traditional baked treats using different flavours that appeal to everyone’s sweet tooth. Their assortment of bakes includes Earl Grey Lavender Macaroons, White Chocolate Black Sesame Matcha Cookies, Seasalt SpeculoosBrownies and Strawberry Passionfruit Meringue Tarts. All can be bought a-la-carte, or in their Bakers Choice Box, where you get a little bit of everything! Orders open at the start of the month and there are limited slots available. You can either do a self collection at Lorong K Telok Kurau or get your purchase delivered to you, at a small fee ranging from $6-$10. Head over to their Instagram page and click on the link in their bio to subscribe to their Telegram Chanel to be the first to receive news on new flavours, new orders and many more to satisfy your cravings!
For premium Artisanal Bakes, BreadAndButterByXY is just for you! Located in Yio Chu Kang, BreadAndButterXY sells homemade bakes that do not contain any preservatives and are freshly baked before collection. They specialize in their different brownie flavours, premium yuzu lemon butter loaf, cinnamon sticky buns and Gula Melaka walnut loaf. They’ll definitely get you craving for more. Head over to their Instagram page and hit the link in the bio to get to their online order form. You can pre-order their goods up to 3-4 days in advance. Both self-collection and delivery (at a flat rate of $8 island-wide) options are available. All bakes are best consumed within 3 days.
Known as ‘Fatcaroons’, TheCrashBaker’s unique home bakery specialises in making fat macaroons. Their delicate almond macaroon shells are sandwiched between thick layers of buttercream fillings of different flavours, ranging from Fruity Pebbles to Melona. They are delicately decorated with a variety of colours to match the flavour of the macaroons that simply fill you with delight. They offer monthly seasonal flavours and open their orders at beginning of each month. Follow them @thecrashbaker to get updates on their new flavours and orders. With their bright and colourful macaroons, you’d definitely want to snap some pics for the gram before devouring them guilt-free, since their recipes use less sugar for all to enjoy.
For all our Vegan foodies, this one is for you. Gratus. sg’s main philosophy is gratitude – aiming to provide delicious vegan pastries while leaving a smaller carbon footprint on the earth. Specialising in their vegan bakes, Gratus.sg offers an array of desserts and pastries such as their Pistachio Lychee Rose Layered Cake and Vanilla Cake with Poached Pears and Oolong Buttercream. Their light and fluffy cakes with complementing flavours are made fresh without any preservatives, artificial colourings or any animal products. Gratus.sg proves beyond all doubt that vegan bakes can be equally delectable, providing delicious and high-quality handmade goods around Singapore. They also believe in giving back to the community by holding fundraisers to support good causes through their bakes.
Run by a mother-daughter duo, Theng.Bakery provides unique and fun pastries that suit any occasion. Taking care of all their customers, the Theng.Bakery makes their recipes using less sugar. They offer package deals for different eclairs, puffs, tarts and cupcakes. You may purchase individual banana or chiffon cakes, chocolate, custard, salted caramel or matcha eclairs. They also carry a wide variety of fruit tarts. Order as much as you want and get free delivery for orders above $80! What a steal! Just fill in their order form found in the Instagram Bio and order away to enjoy their great home bakes.
The award-winning baker, Therese Ho, specialises in customized cakes, pastries and multiple bakes. Her love for baking started as a young child, believing that “being a home baker gives me the freedom to create anything that I desire”. Offering personalised and creative cakes for any occasion, she also provides a variety of egg tarts, choux au craquelin, tarts, eclairs and many more. Head over to her website to appreciate the spectacular variety of baked goods she has to offer. Therese Ho not only sells her baked goods but also offers Individual or Group baking coaching! Bring your loved ones, or even your significant other to not only learn how to bake a cake but to eat it too.
Indulging in rich brownies, cookies and pound cakes, 29BakeHouseSg creates unique flavours that everyone can enjoy. With filled baked brownies that look like viral Tik Tok bakes, they offer choices of different flavours in either a box of 3 or 6. Not only that, they include different cookie flavours that just make you want more. Their simple yet amazing butter pound cake is also a family favourite for all occasions. All pastries can be eaten for breakfast, lunch, tea, dinner or supper and will pair perfectly with a coffee or a matcha latte. Simply a perfect combination for a catch up with some friends! Just slide into their DMs on Instagram and order up to 3-4 days in advance. You can choose either to self-collect or have them delivered to your doorstep. They’re best consumed in 3 days, but wrap the pound cake in plastic wrap and it can last up to a week. The cookies may be kept in an air-tight container and can enjoy for up to two weeks.
Home bakeries are getting increasingly popular thanks to increasing prevalence of online shopping and social media. These home-based bakeries make fresh bakes daily by hand and deliver straight to your doorstep. Not only will trying these delightful bakes help to satisfy your sweet tooth, but you will also be supporting and empowering local businesses. This is exactly what we try to do at Homebakers.sg, we are strong advocates for these businesses. We believe in shining the light on some of these thriving home bakeries and spread the word to support their growth.