With the lockdown extended we are stuck for a bit longer with our own company and tougher still our own cooking. It’s no small relief that some of our favourite bakers and ice cream makers have started delivering their much-coveted goodies to us. Here is a list of a few places delivering desserts near you.
While taking the utmost hygiene and safety precautions the cities beloved bakeshop has begun thrice a week deliveries. Each week they put up a list of what they are baking that week along with the delivery days. This week they have Gluten Free Chocolate Cake, Hazelnut Praline Loaf, Chocolate Chip Sea Salt Cookies and Vanilla Éclairs. You can place your order through Whatsapp with your name and address details. They are accepting payments via Google Pay and direct bank transfers. You are requested to receive your order wearing a mask or you have the option of contactless delivery as well. For more details and updates on what their weekly menu follows their social media.
Whatsapp number for order: +91 91632 77230
The city’s go-to destination for all things artisanal is doing cheese and chocolate deliveries. The hard cheese is available in 200 gm blocks and there are 150gm Tubs for the soft cheeses. There is a large variety including Truffle Brie, Camembert, Gruyere and Feta, Cream cheeses infused with different herb combinations, Parmesan, Cheddar and more. If you Whatsapp them on their delivery number, they will share their entire cheese list complete with wine pairings. They are also delivering desserts like Almond and Peanut Butter Truffles (artisanal chocolates), so get in touch with them to get your hands on these goodies.
Whatsapp for delivery: 98300 56207
Now that summer has crept up on us the ice cream cravings have begun in earnest. Luckily The Fat Little Penguin Artisanal Ice Creams are available for delivery through Zomato. Their ice creams are all homemade with strict adherence to hygiene and safety precautions. They have a bunch of seasonal flavours such as their Raw Mango Chilli Sorbet or Fresh Strawberry Ice Cream layered with Balsamic Strawberry Compote. They use all-natural ingredients with no preservatives so you can gorge guilt-free.
If you are in the mood for some comfort try their Malted Chocolate with Chunks of Brownie and Chocolate Fudge. Through their page, you can also order The Kombucha Co which is locally brewed Kombucha using ingredients grown on their Assam tea estates. They offer two flavours at the moment Hibiscus and Lemon Grass. Follow their social media handles for more details.
If you are craving some nostalgic comfort eats that taste like childhood you could try ordering in from Saldanha Bakery. One of the oldest bakeries in the city, they are known for old school goodies that have stood the test of time such as their Chicken Patties, Cheese Straws, Quiches, Lemon Tarts and Coconut Macaroons. Since they are a family run business they are looking into every aspect of the preparation and delivery personally and making sure to maintain strict hygiene standards. You can call them on the following numbers to place your order or follow them on social media for more details.
Number for delivery: +91 98317 01085/+91 98309 17617