Tuesday, April 8, 2014

CotM: Lemon Zinger!

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The Dufflet Cake of the Month for April is Lemon Zinger Bundt!

If you haven't had a slice of this classic coffeecake in a while, do yourself a favour and pick one up for a little sunshine for your mouth.

Buttery lemon pound cake with a generous soaking of zesty lemon syrup; finished with a shiny lemon glaze.

On special April 1 - 30, 2014
 

Small 8” regular $16.50, special $14.00
 

Large 10" regular $28.00, special $24.00
 

Daily Slice Special $3.00 (while quantities last)

Cake of the Month is be available on pre-orders via phone, email and in-person.
In-store cake quantities are limited, so pre-order to avoid disappointment!
Slices available in-store only, and on a first-come, first-served basis.
No rainchecks or substitutions on this offer.
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Wednesday, April 2, 2014

CONTEST: DDMYBC Did Dufflet Make Your Birthday Cake

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Gather up your birthday photos with family and friends and show them off for a chance to win cake!

We want to see your birthday cake photos, and if your cake was a Dufflet cake, your name will be entered for a chance to win one of nine gift certificates for a $25 Fresh Collection cake (redeemable at any Dufflet cafe location). 

Weekly random draws will take place every Friday afternoon from April 1 - May 30, 2014.
 

What’s the grand prize you ask?  Dufflet Pastries will deliver a $50 Fresh Collection cake to you on your birthday (or any day you’d like a nice cake). Sorry, but the delivery address for the grand prize must be in the greater Toronto area, ok? The grand prize will be drawn at random from all photos submitted up until May 30th.

How to enter? Just send us a jpg of your Dufflet Birthday Cake via email to tourdedufflet@gmail.com, or tweet us using hashtag #DDMYBC @Dufflet or @tourdedufflet with a link to your photo online (tumblr, flickr, facebook, instagram, pinterest, etc).


You may enter as often as you like but each photo must be from a different birthday (please don't send multiple photos from the same birthday party).


Good luck!

Tuesday, March 25, 2014

things with maple inside (and outside!)

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Here for a short time, but a sweet time, are 3 seasonal desserts to satisfy your maple needs!

Maple Walnut Cakelet®
Layers of walnut sponge, chewy walnut meringue and maple buttercream; finished with maple buttercream and sugared walnuts. Size: 3.5" x 5.5" (contains nuts)

Maple Meringue Euro Tart
Creamy maple filling topped with toasted meringue; finished with a white chocolate maple leaf. Size: 3"

Hazelnut Maple Dacquoise
Layers of hazelnut meringue and whipped cream, and maple buttercream. (contains nuts) Size: 6"


Enjoy!
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Thursday, March 20, 2014

spring has sprung-ish!

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It may not look like it on the outside, but Spring is here and it's time to show off our new seasonal desserts that are available now at all 3 Dufflet locations right through Easter. Warning: do not read the following if you're hungry!

Crème Brulée Cheesecake (10", 8")
Dense and delicious vanilla bean cheesecake in a rich shortbread crust.  Topped with a deep caramel glaze, finished with a border of toasted meringue.

Lemon Dacquoise (10", 6")
Great for Passover! Alternating layers of crunchy hazelnut meringue and pure whipped cream, lemon buttercream and lemon curd. (made without wheat or gluten, contains nuts)

Devil's Strawberry Cake for 2 (2.75 x 3.5")
Layers of Devil's Food chocolate cake and strawberry buttercream, glazed with milk chocolate, finished with a pink daisy.

Peachy Keen Vanilla Tea Mousse Mini (2.5")
A dome of tea infused vanilla mousse, peach compote and white biscuit, finished with a tea glaze and pink chocolate daisy.

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Wednesday, March 5, 2014

breaking: dufflet cake of the month is a PIE!

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I hope you're sitting down? 

This month's Dufflet Cake of the Month is ... Four Fruit Pie

A medley of blueberry, strawberry, rhubarb and apple topped with streusel in a buttery lattice crust.

On special March 1 - 31, 2014


Small 7.5” regular $18.50, special $16.00
 

Large 11" regular $30.00, special $27.00
 

Daily Slice Special $3.00 (while quantities last)

- Cake of the Month is be available on pre-orders via phone, email and in-person at all 3 Dufflet locations.
- In-store cake quantities are limited, so pre-order to avoid disappointment!

- Slices available in-store only, and on a first-come, first-served basis.
- No rainchecks or substitutions on this offer.
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Wednesday, February 26, 2014

It's Irish Cream and Maple time!

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What's sweetly seasonal around here? Glad you asked! We have two new items on our St. Patrick's Day/Maple Time newsletter.

Irish Cream Cheesecake Mini
Smooth and rich Irish Cream cheesecake on a graham cracker crust; topped with caramel flavoured whipped cream and a caramel swirl, and finished with white chocolate flakes.
Size: 2.5" Price: $4.50 ea

Maple Meringue Euro Tart
Creamy maple filling topped with toasted meringue; finished with a white chocolate maple leaf.
Size: 3" Price: $3.50 ea

Available at all 3 Dufflet locations now!

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Tuesday, February 11, 2014

Kid's Colouring Contest at Dufflet Beach!

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The @TheBeachBuddy Beach Village BIA will hold their 7th Annual Family Sunday in the Beach on Sun., Feb. 16 from 12-5pm. Yes, there will be bouncy castles! 

To see a list of all the fun activities planned, visit http://www.beachbia.com/Community/Event-Calendar/Events/Family-Sunday-Event

Dufflet-Beach (1917 Queen St. E.) joins in the Family Weekend fun by offering a Kid's Colouring Contest on Sat. Feb 15 10a-7p, Sun. Feb 16 11a-6p and special Family Day hours*** on Monday Feb 17 from 11a-5p. Bring your young'uns for something sweet and a chance to win prizes all weekend long.

***sorry, Dufflet Downtown on Queen West and Dufflet Uptown on Yonge will be closed on Family Day, Monday, Feb 17. Only Dufflet Beach will be open from 11a-5p.


Update! Our Kid's Colouring Contest has been extended to March 2. Bring your young'uns to Dufflet-Beach this week for some crayoning fun (it's ok if you relax with a nice cup of tea)
 
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