Quarantine season is no excuse to not buy mom the perfect sweet treat for Mother’s Day on Sunday. With five shopping days left, we’ve put together a list of eye-catching bakes that can bring that warm fuzzy feeling to home isolation.
Impress your mother, mother-in-law, aunt, or any other mother-like figure with these options.
The cake brand known for its creamy cupcakes unveiled a Mother’s Day collection themed with pastel hues and all things floral.
Varieties include a mini cake, or “cakelet,” made of vanilla sponge cake filled with passionfruit jam, and a set of cupcakes consisting of flavors like red velvet, strawberry white chocolate and lychee with rose scent. They are priced from S$22.90.
There is also a cake-making kit that comes with piping nozzles, piping creams, and decorative toppings for you and mom to make together.
Orders can be placed online and delivery is S$8 for a minimum purchase of S$30. Delivery is free for orders above S$150.
The Pine Garden
This household brand since 1982 is whipping up special Mother’s Day cakes with local flavors including goji, red dates, longan, and chrysanthemum. Each cake is priced from S$34.20.
In case your mother has a savory tooth, steamed yam and turnip cakes, at S$20 each, are some of the goodies she might fancy. Other ingredients included in these savory cakes are carrots, dried shrimp, and dried mushrooms.
Orders can be made online.
You can also treat your reine, or queen in French, with bakes by The Patissier. The 20-year-old homegrown brand located on Mohd Sultan Road is lending its French baking techniques to a cake specially crafted for the Mother’s Day occasion.
Aptly called Reine, to honor the “queen” of the household, it is made of raspberry and ivory rose mousse cake with raspberry Kanten and diced lychee topped with a buttery sablee base.
Reine retails at S$48.15 and serves six. Order it online through their website from May 14 to 31. Delivery charges and admin fees apply.
All The Batter
Avocado and gula melaka, or palm sugar, is the match made in dessert heaven that Singaporeans have been crazy about these days. If your mother loves it too, then this could be the “batter” option for her.
All The Batter, a cafe known for its avocado focused menu, is tweaking its bestselling Avocado Gula Melaka cake for Mother’s Day. Specially for the occasion, buyers can choose to add an edible flower bouquet on top of the cake and a Mother’s Day message.
The cake retails at S$55 and is made with palm sugar and fresh avocados. It also uses the fruit instead of butter for the batter. A pretty good cake for the health-conscious.
Order now from their website. Delivery fee is at S$20 or you can choose to self collect.
Driven by a team of passionate bakers, Bloomsbury Bakers is offering their Mother’s Day special in 12 different flavors including Passionfruit Coconut, Speculoos as well as favorite local flavors such as Orh Nee and Pulut Hitam.
You can choose from either fresh cream or buttercream cake that comes with pink chocolate drip and edible sugar rose petals.
It retails from S$70 onwards and comes with a complimentary gift card to tell your mother that you love her.
Pre-order is now available on their website. Free delivery for orders above S$250.
Delcie’s Desserts and Cakes
Want more healthier options for the mother? Coming right up.
Delcie’s Desserts and Cakes has been whipping organic cakes free of egg, dairy, and gluten for years and is giving the same treatment for this year’s Mother’s Day specials.
Among the treats on offer is a box of four Molten Chocolate Cupcakes at S$35 that are vegan, diabetes-friendly, and gluten-free.
Orders can be made through their website or Whatsapp (90038823) and delivered on May 5 and 9. Free delivery for orders above S$120.
The Dark Gallery
If your mom prefers chocolates to cakes, The Dark Gallery’s Mother’s Day collection might just be the one.
The first dark chocolate-centric cafe in Singapore specially caters to its wide range of decadent dark chocolate desserts such as chocolate bars, macarons, and French cookies to Mothers.
The fine chocolate treats start from S$13.90 onwards. You can order now on their website.
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