When Singapore was in lockdown just about a year ago, many of us had loads of free time and transformed into home chefs and experimented with various recipes to settle our meals at home.
When days turned to months, many of us even tried our hands on baking. Remember when the local supermarkets ran out of essential baking supplies like flour and sugar? But if Circuit Breaker taught us anything, it is that not everyone has a flair for baking. Just take a look at the tons of images in my photo gallery of my failed baking experiences.
Over time, I learned that we're often better off purchasing a whole cake from a bakery store, whether it's for a birthday party, an anniversary, or just any other day that you feel like indulging in a cake.
Many of us have the idea that getting a whole cake would equate to burning a hole in our pockets. But with these amazing Fuzzie merchants, you can have your cake and eat it too.
Cat & the Fiddle is an online bakery headed by award-winning chef Daniel Tay, and with the same-day delivery option that the brand offers, indulging in a cake has never been easier. They offer a wide variety of Halal-certified cheesecakes with whimsical names.
The brand offers 17 flavours of gourmet cheesecakes and all 17 flavours in their gourmet cheesecake selection are Halal-certified. Among their 17 different types of cheesecakes are flavours such as their Classic New York Cheesecake, Milo Dinosaur Cheesecake, and the crowd favourite, their rendition of a basque burnt cheesecake: the Charred Eclipse.
If you or your guests are a big fan of cheese, you definitely should check Cat & the Fiddle out.
Fuzzie privilege: Members enjoy 20% off all whole cakes for delivery and a free slice of cheesecake with every 2 slices purchased
ROA is an artisanal Patisserie that has taken the simple, honest chocolate cake and completely revolutionised it. ROA's decadent cakes have landed on the tastebuds of many, including Hollywood celebrities David Foster and Pia Toscano.
The David Foster-Approved cakes and cupcakes are Vegan, Gluten Free, Dairy Free and Eggless, making them a great addition to parties where guests have different dietary restrictions.
For those who are watching their weight, ROA uses avocados and not butter, brown rice milk, and psyllium husk. These cakes and cupcakes are therefore amazingly light on calories.
We particularly love ROA's Midnight Grand Chocolate Cake which consists of 3 incredibly smooth layers of fluffy dark chocolate sponge, layered with dark chocolate ganache that is lovingly enwrapped with chocolate, real edible gold flakes, and Moroccan rosebuds.
The cake tastes just like a chocolate cake but is much healthier, extremely light and might we say, quite possibly more delicious than the chocolate standard. With ROA, you can indulge in guilt-free desserts that are oh, so delicious.
Fuzzie privilege: Members enjoy 20% off whole cakes and cupcakes for delivery and takeaway
Janice Wong is a true-blue Singaporean who has learned from some of the world's best chefs, including Thomas Keller and Grant Achatz, Virtuoso Spanish chocolatier Oriol Balaguer, and prodigy French pastry chef Pierre Hermé.
She has been named Asia's best pastry chef by the prestigious San Pellegrino Asia's 50 best for 2013 and 2014. Janice Wong has also won the World Gourmet Summit Awards for pastry chef of the year in 2011, 2013, and 2015. Just by these awards alone, we know that we're in for a treat at Janice Wong Singapore, a multi-product and multi-channel confectionery brand.
Here, you'll find flavours like Mango Yuzu, Strawberry Champagne, Chocolate Praline Caramel, and more. Oh, and did we mention that the cakes look amazing? They will definitely find a place on your Instagram feed before they do in your tummy.
Fuzzie privilege: Members enjoy $25 off total bill (min spend $100) and $10 off total bill (min spend $50) for in-store purchase
Despite its name, Andersen's of Denmark Ice Cream sells more than just high-quality ice cream. In fact, the brand offers cakes that are filled with their super-premium ice cream to give you the fullest treats.
On their curated cake menu, you'll find a refreshing Mint cake, their signature Strawberry and Chocolate cake, a heart-shaped Macadamia cake, a Mocha Almond cake, a Cookie and Cream cake, a Mango cake, and that's just scratching the surface. All of these cakes are natural with no artificial flavourings.
Andersen's of Denmark Ice Cream also offers a customised photo cake where you can add in any picture on the cake: a perfect gift for your loved ones to show your love for them.
Fuzzie privilege: Members enjoy 25% off cakes and 30% off total bill for in-store and takeaway purchases
This classic French bakery founded in 1889 serves up authentic, country-style pastries, cakes, sandwiches and more. With a respect for tradition, the team at PAUL delivers the highest standard in all that they do.
Most people know of PAUL’s extensive menu that includes Viennoiserie (their signature mini croissant and bechamel), Quiche, French Butter Cake, and so much more. We’re not kidding, you’ll be scrolling through a long menu. But not many know of their new addition: their handcrafted moon tarts. PAUL launched the first collection of moon tarts in Singapore using french butter and chocolate.
These petite mooncakes feature luscious fillings in fancy French-style entremet. Flavours include Mango Passion, Berry More, Cheese Azuki Dome and Caramel Chocolate Fantasy.
For a taste of France at home, be sure to check out the delightful treats from PAUL.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy 30% off total bill for in-store and takeaway purchases
The team at Whiskit Bakery & Cafe bakes with love in order to delight your palate and senses. And you can feel the love through their amazing cake selection.
At this humble cafe, you'll find loaf cakes (flavours: Earl Grey Lavender, Marbled, Blueberries), and unique cake options like Tofu Lemon Cheesecake, Matcha Tiramisu, Ondeh Ondeh cake, Durian cake, Honey Lavender Cheesecake, and more.
If you'd like to bring something different to the table, Whiskit Bakery & Cafe offers French tarts with a touch of local flavours such as Kaya, Orh Nee, Milo, Lemon Meringue, as well as Hazelnut Speculoos.th
Be warned, these cakes and tarts look so adorable you might hesitate to take a bite into it. But when you do take a bite, you'll come back for more.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy 25% off total bill for in-store purchase
The Whole Kitchen was started in 2015 with the aim to create healthy, yet tasty foods. All of its products are made from 100% natural ingredients, and are either low in natural sugars, or have none at all. To add on, all its cakes are also gluten-free.
The choices of cakes are aplenty at The Whole Kitchen, and is catered to suit consumers with various types of diets. Whether you're on a vegan, keto, or paleo diet, there's something for everyone.
Besides crowd favourites like the Burnt Basque Cheesecake and the Peanut Butter Cake, The Whole Kitchen also sells various pastries, and snacks.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy 25% off total bill for in-store and delivery purchases
Most of us would know Matchaya for its delectable Matcha-flavoured desserts, and fans of this store would be pleased to know that they can also buy a whole cake for celebrations.
Its Signature Matchaya Yuzu Cake is the perfect cake for matcha lovers. The sweet and sour of the yuzu honey curd complements the earthy bitterness of the matcha chantilly perfectly.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy up to 25% off total bill for in-store and delivery purchases
Love cakes but cannot finish an entire one? Grin Affair's signature mousse cakes in a jar are the perfect solution.
There are also a host of interesting flavours, from the classic Cookies and Cream to Lychee, Passionfruit and Roasted Pistachio, to Durian D24.
The dessert parlour also uses only natural ingredients, as well as less sugar and oil in all their desserts, so you can go ahead and indulge.
You can also order Grin Affair's desserts online, and receive free delivery if you spend above $70.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy up to 25% off for dine-in, takeaway, and delivery options
Java+ boats of an enticing selection of homemade cakes, freshly baked breads, sandwiches, quiches, salads, and more, perfect for an office party or family gathering.
Highlights in the menu include the Raspberry Earl Grey Chocolate Cake, which is perfect for all occasions.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy up to 25% off for takeaway
Tuxedo Cafe serves up handcrafted, fine European pastries and cakes by Carlton Hotel's award-winning pastry chefs. Their iconic Tuxedo Cake with Valrhorna Chocolate looks simply stunning and is sure to melt away hearts. They are also famous for their Red Velvet Cake.
The cafe has a charming elegant European feel and also serves up a myraid of other sweet and savoury pastries like their newly launched Matcha Lava Bun, Hazelnut Chocolate Eclair, Key Lime Tart and Yuzu Pineapple Cake, which make it a great place for a meet-up session with friends, business meeting, or winding down on the weekends.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy 25% off pastries and cakes with no minimum spend
Pair up with flowers and wine
Flowers, wine and cakes come hand in hand. We've got you covered with an exciting selection of flower and wine merchants. For flowers, check out Singapore's top premier rose specialist, Enchanted Fiore, and Singapore's #1 online florist with over 1000 fresh flower and hamper options, FarEastFlora.com.
For wine, check out Wine & Philosophy , Wine & Whisky, Enjoy Italy Asia and The Wine Cellar that offers a wide and unique selection of affordable, premium and even artisanal, high quality wine imported from all around the world.
Fuzzie Privilege: Members enjoy 20% to 30% off total bill for our flower and wine merchants.
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