Choosing the Perfect Cake Flavor for Your Wedding

Special events call for special treats. From birthdays to anniversaries to weddings, cakes in Schaumburg, IL, often take center stage.

Let’s focus here on wedding cakes because that’s one of the things we do so very well here at Jarosch Bakery. We consider it one of our crowd-pleasing favorites that makes a special day even more celebratory.

A wedding cake is the focal part of every magical moment during the reception. How many times have you seen photos and videos of a cake-cutting and marveled at the beauty of the cake? So, how do you choose the right cake for your big day?

The first step is to think of your wedding’s theme. That will help lay the groundwork for the type of cakes you should ponder. Once you’ve thought about matching your theme, consider the season as well. Different seasons suggest different designs. We suggest that it’s always a good idea to check out samples ahead of time so you aren’t rushed to make a decision.

Don’t forget to make sure you get your favorite flavor. After all, it’s your cake and your wedding so it’s one time you should put your needs first.

The last point to keep in mind is the budget. Some say this is the first point, but when you’ve decided upon the cake you want, you can find the perfect example that will fit into your financial means.

Celebrate Dad with Our New DIY Father’s Day Cookie Kits

Father’s Day is coming up. If your Dad has a sweet tooth and you’re looking for something to do for him, why not hit both targets with some cookies in Arlington Heights from Jarosch Bakery? Our cookie kits are just as fun to put together as they are to eat and a perfect way to spend time making something sweet and tasty.

These DIY cookies are easy for anyone to put together, making them an ideal project for the youngest members of the family and everyone else. These ten tool-shaped cookies come with six piping bags of decadent colored buttercream frosting. If you figure they’re going to go quickly, you can always top up your cookie supply with an extra six-pack with the purchase of your kit. These are sure to be a big hit, so we recommend placing a pre-order.

You can put the kit together before the big day and present it to your Dad on the big day, or wait till Father’s Day and do it together as a special project. It’s terrific for the Dad who’s a handyman and for those who just wish they were.

Is your dad a huge Star Wars fan? Appeal to his geeky side with our Star Wars cookie kit. Your dad will have a great time on Father’s Day decorating cookies shaped like his favorite characters, including Yoda, Darth Vader, and BB8.

Nothing says “I love you, Dad” like a delicious frosted sugar cookie.

Our Famous Butter Cookies are Great for Any Occasion

Butter cookies are a popular favorite at Christmastime, but they certainly aren’t limited to just one season. After all, why deprive yourself of that sweet, sugary goodness the rest of the year when you could enjoy it anytime? Jarosch Bakery offers non-Christmas assortments for cookie platters in Schaumburg that are sure to delight and satisfy any sweet tooth. There’s even a nut-free option to accommodate any allergies so that everyone who loves butter cookies can eat them with ease. What could be more temptingly appetizing to a group than that?

Order a custom cookie platter, and you’ll soon have the perfect present for someone special or a dish for an event. Bakeries often provide wrapping services for their products to help save you time and make your favors look festive. Having cookies custom-made allows you to get creative with colors, shapes, decorations, and themes for a dessert that looks as good as it tastes. Plus, ordering a whole platter of them makes it easy to serve even dozens of guests so that everyone can sample these tasty treats. You can arrange the assortment or let the bakery choose for you.


Celebrate Your Birthday with a Custom Cake Even if You Can’t Have a Party

There’s no doubt that social distancing has put a damper on parties, but that doesn’t mean a birthday can’t still be a festive occasion. The most important part of any birthday is the food, and that’s something you can still enjoy with the immediate members of your household. A local eatery like Jarosch Bakery can create specially made cakes in Schaumburg, IL, baked to your unique preferences. From the frosting to fillings and flavors, you can decide exactly how you want your cake to be and share a celebratory slice without having to bake on your birthday.

The benefit of a bakery cake is that it can match your imagination. You could request a sweet message written in icing at the top, a certain shape or colors, multiple tiers, or your child’s favorite character smiling up at them. This could be a great gift to make a family member’s birthday memorable and keep up a cherished time-honored tradition, even if the rest of the celebration looks a little different this year. Every birthday deserves a cake, and custom-made from a professional bakery is the very best kind.

Celebrate Graduation with a Unique Centerpiece Cake

Special events and momentous occasions deserve to be marked in the most celebratory way possible. And what better way to do that than with delicious food? At the heart of many meals is the dessert, of course, and cakes in Schaumburg, IL, are the perfect choice. Everyone likes them, and they come in a wide range of flavors, shapes, and sizes.

Graduation is a notable example of an event that deserves to be recognized. Grad centerpiece cakes, yellow or chocolate, with buttercream filling and icing plus sprinkles, will thrill any student on their big day.

We have many other terrific fresh made delights at Jarosch Bakery, such as cupcakes or iced grad cookies. These round cookies are metallic gold and black or white with confetti sprinkles, both with “2021” on them.

For a real standout tasty treat, how about a giant éclair, a giant 14-inch raised chocolate donut, grad cap cookie bags, or a festive pan of decorated brownies? These choices will make you agree that school days are the best days of all.

Make your grad feel extra special on their big day by ordering a made-from-scratch baked good from Jarosch Bakery.


Celebrate Mother’s Day with Cakes and Pastries from Jarosch Bakery

They say the way to a person’s heart is through their stomach. Well, why not touch your Mom’s heart with a delightful and delicious Mother’s Day cake?

At Jarosch Bakery, we have a splendid range of cakes from our bakery in Arlington Heights, IL, that will be sure to please any mother. Listen to this example and see if your taste buds aren’t tempted. We have a Mother’s Day pink ombre-colored white cake with buttercream filling and icing. It has a pink pearl drop bottom border with sprinkles and “Happy Mother’s Day” across the top. This wonderful creation is decorated with pink rosette flowers and pixie dust, and we’re sure your Mom will love it.

Our cake selection also includes sprinkle cake, strawberry shortcake, chocolate cherry shortcake, and strawberry whipped cream cake, to name a few. You can get goods from our bakery by ordering online.

If your mother is more of a pastry fan, how about cookies or crème cups or chocolate mini éclairs or an apple black raspberry ring. This list goes on and on and is sure to have a perfect baked-from-scratch treat we are known for at our bakery.

Instead of scrambling to think of last-minute gift ideas, or buying yet another card, make this year a tasty Mother’s Day.

Celebrate Pi Day the Right Way

Bakery in SchaumburgFans of math, fans of science, and fans of pies rejoice when March 14th comes around.

It’s not because they’re getting ready to celebrate the Ides of March, that fated day from Shakespeare’s Julius Caesar or Saint Patrick’s Day. It’s because they have their sights set on the big day itself. Pi Day.

Yes, that’s spelled correctly. It’s Pi as in the mathematical constant 3.14, which equates to the third month and the 14th day. Clever, yes?

At Jarosch Bakery, we think it is, and that’s why at our bakery in Schaumburg, we’re happy to make pies for everyone on Pi Day, from hard-core intellectuals to the most devoted fans of sweets and treats.

A full-service bakery will have plenty of delicious pies for you to order. Think about coconut cream or apple or blueberry or cherry or strawberry cream, and you will be watching the calendar waiting for Pi Day to get here.

You don’t have to know how to calculate the area of a circle using the equation A=πr2, but it does help if you appreciate the old joke that “pies aren’t squared, they’re round.” Either way, what better way to enjoy a whimsical day than to have a slice with a friend or two? You can even use the formula above to calculate the area of your pie if you’re ambitious, and you can resist its temptation for that long.

Custom Cakes for Easter

A party becomes a real celebration when you add good food. Of course, you can’t have good food without having excellent dessert, and that means custom cakes in Schaumburg, IL.

Easter is on the horizon, and it’s a family feast when there’s alwaysCakes in Schaumburg, ILplenty of good food to enjoy. Having a custom-ordered cake as part of the festivities makes sure that it’s a memorable—and quite tasty—meal for everyone to enjoy.

At Jarosch Bakery, we know how busy things can get around holidays, and we suggest placing an order for your cakes, pies, cookies, rolls, and bread early, so you don’t forget and are disappointed when it comes to dinner time. It’s also a good idea to place your order well in advance because some cakes require much more preparation time than others, and you want to make sure you can get your favorite.

Many bakeries have special restrictions in place because of the pandemic and the resulting staffing reductions, so it’s a good plan to contact your bakery of choice and find out about any ordering stipulations in place.

Getting a specialty cake for your family dinner will make sure the Easter Bunny isn’t the only hero on the big day.

A Special Gift for Valentine’s Day

Do you really want to give that special someone sparkly jewelry, lacy lingerie, or a dozen roses when you can tempt their sweet tooth with delectable treats from our bakery in Schaumburg?

Instead, make your sweetheart’s mouth water on Feb. 14 with a strawberry shortcake or cheesecake in the shape of a heart. After all, nothing proclaims your love louder than brownie lollipops on a stick, dipped in chocolate and garnished with Valentine’s Day symbols.

Showing Love with Bakery Treats

Food has always been a way to show your love to someone who holds a special place in your heart. From your favorite casserole to home-baked bread to sweets, food says, “I love you!” in the most delicious way.

Extend the love of Valentine’s Day to your entire family with a buttery coffee cake with cherry preserves shaped like a heart. They’ll show their appreciation with swift consumption. Or consider a centerpiece cake – three layers with strawberry cream filling and ombre-pink buttercream icing dotted with white chocolate hearts — sweets for the sweet.

Be sure to order and pick up ahead of time for Feb. 14 is a Sunday, a day that your bakery in Schaumburg may be closed.

Delicious Baked Goods for Paczki Day & Mardi Gras

Feb. 16 is an auspicious day when two holidays come together. Celebrate Paczki Day and Mardi Gras on Feb. 16 with the pastries that are synonymous with each occasion – paczki and King’s Cake. Mark the holiday with these pastries in Schaumburg. And just on this one day, our bakers have decided to declare the calorie count as 0 for both treats!


Who can resist paczki — a yeast doughnut filled with jam and covered with powdered sugar? Tasty and sweet, this Polish delicacy isn’t limited to those of Polish descent. This is something people of all nationalities can enjoy. Be sure to seek paczki with plenty of jam, such as strawberry, apricot, blueberry or lemon. Our bakers like to overfill these treats. Other yummy fillings include cheese, custard, and chocolate.

King’s Cake

Another great reason to consume baked goods on Feb. 16 is Mardis Gras. There is a limited time to delight in King’s Cake – only during Mardi Gras – because it’s thought to be bad luck to eat this treat out of season.

One excellent recipe for these pastries in Schaumburg calls for filling Danish coffeecake dough with butter, raspberry, or almond. Our bakers drizzle icing on top and sprinkle with colored sugar. Of course, they add beads and the baby figurine.