Everything in our bakery is made from scratch using only the highest quality ingredients. We craft all of our artisan breads using 100% certified organic flours, and we use as many other organic and locally sourced ingredients as possible. It's simply how the world's best baking has been done for years.
As for our cakes, our customers repeatedly tell us that they're the best... more
This bakery shares the same room/space as Hot Chocolate. I was confused the first few times I have been here until it clicked in. They have amazing cakes, breads and syrups. This place is always busy. The customer service could be better, however, I understand that there were busy.
I'm attracted to bakeries like a moth to light so, being in Courtenay for an afternoon, I stopped by Cakebread. They have a rather small display of cookies/cakes to the left and a long display of chocolates running down the length of the store to the right. I bought some items to bring to somebody's house later that evening:
lemon love cookies
cranberry spelt cookies
The lemon love... more
I love bread in all forms. So long as you are crispy on the outside, fluffy on the inside (somewhat like a baked armadillo - for ex-pat British reviewers, this may make some semblance of sense) - I am all yours. Apparently, Cakebread do a mean garlic loaf - with a whole bulb baked into the center. What is there not to love about that?
Anyway, I didn't get to try it, so I can't review it - I... more