They say, when you follow your passion, you really do create magic. And that's one thing that holds true for these home bakers who followed their hearts to bake sweet treats and slowly won our hearts too, while they were at it. For everyone who wants cookies, cakes, pastries and other desserts made with love, warmth and truckloads of creativity, here are some home bakers in Mumbai to turn to. Read on and salivate (but don't blame us okay?)
All You Knead To Know: These Home Bakers In The City Are Cooking Up A Storm
Popular for the candy floss cakes, Baking Blunders has been a household name for dessert lovers. Baking Blunders is where you need to head to when you need a cake that is unique, special and super delicious. They never repeat a design, and their unique presentations are definitely a show stopper at every party.
What Makes It Awesome: The candy floss cake is an instant hit, and is served in many offbeat flavours like paan, raw mango, butterscotch, vanilla, tangy lime, lychee and green apple. They also bake cookies, brownies and donuts.
Shell Out: Price really depends on the kind of cake you order.
P.S: All your bookings need to be made 10 days in advance.
This home baker, based out of Jogeshwari, bakes chocolates, cakes, brownies and other sweet treats, and even customizes cakes for special occasions.
What Makes It Awesome: The Dairy Milk Cake is a hot-seller, and we also recommend the gooey, indulgent brownies. She also makes assorted chocolate boxes on order.
Shell Out: INR 850 onward
P.S: She takes corporate orders too, for which you’d have to place an order 1 week in advance.
The Vanilla Bean
This home baker, based in Bandra, is a popular name when it comes to desserts, and is a brand known for delicious sweet treats, great service and creativity.
What Makes It Awesome: Their brownies and cakesicles come highly recommended, and if you’re looking to order cakes try the Hazelnut Mocha.
Shell Out: INR 480 onward
P.S: They also bake gluten-free muffins, cakes and granola bars.
Bombay Bizare Baker
If you’re on a diet and are looking for gluten free, vegan, lactose free or sugar free cakes, the Bombay Bizare Baker has the best healthy treats that you can indulge in without feeling guilty!
What Makes It Awesome: Cakes, brownies, cupcakes and cookies are available for all those who’re watching their diet, and if you want something customised, you have the option to do that too.
Shell Out: INR 1,000 onward
P.S: They also bake keto pizza bases.
Known for their grammable cupcakes, this home bakery was kickstarted by a passionate baker - Khushi - who whips some lovely looking goodies which will ensure your 'feed your feed'. Expect lots of pastels and rose-themed designs.
What Makes It Awesome: her incredible plating and baking art.
Shell Out: Starts at INR 500 and upwards.
P.S: They also bake keto pizza bases.
The customised cakes at Ashey’s, a Bandra-based home baker, are creations of art. From traditional cakes to superhero and Star Wars-themed cakes, Ashey’s can whip up a delicious treat for any kind of celebration.
What Makes It Awesome: The Star Wars cake, if you're a true fan
Shell Out: Again, prices are based on the type of order
P.S: They also bake macaroons, cookies, and other desserts. Just that the minimum order must be 1 kg.
Baked By Ree
This SoBo-based home baker is known for her indulgent gooey brownies, an instant hit with everyone who eats them. You can also order gluten free brownies. Other than brownies, you can order cakes, cookies and a whole range of other sweet treats from Baked by Ree.
What Makes It Awesome: The double chocolate fudge brownie, white magic brownie and millionaire brownie are hotsellers, while the strawberry Nutella cake also comes highly recommended.
Shell Out: INR 400 onward
P.S: They even bake treats for your furry friends!
From brownies and cookies to tarts and eclairs, Debbies Kitchen has it all! The menu includes a range of scrumptious desserts ranging from cupcakes and tarts to profiteroles. You can also place an order for healthy desserts at Debbie’s Kitchen!
What Makes It Awesome: All these creations are inspired by Chef Mallika Debbie Khan’s travels, and she strives to bring the best of the world on to your plate, in the comfort of your home.
Shell Out: INR 700 onward
P.S: Their vegan chocolate chip cookies make for great gifts.
From Monday blues to Sunday sundowners, this bakery aims at spreading positivity and hope - one goodie at a time. From classic brownies to pies and from loaf cakes to cheesecakes - their well-curated menu includes an array of dessert options to satiate your sweet tooth.
What Makes It Awesome: So many options! Their menu literally spoils you for choice.
Shell Out: INR 250 and upwards.
LBBTip: Oh and they've got savoury options as well.
Bakery Art By Prachi
Based in South Mumbai, this home bakery started by a self-taught baker - Prachi Hirawat - specialises in customised cakes, cheesecakes, jar desserts and cupcakes. From their impeccable plating to lip-smacking taste - their desserts kinda get you drooling.
What Makes It Awesome: their Nutella brownies, fresh strawberry cream cake, chocolate-dipped strawberries.
Shell Out: INR 500 and upwards.