Flowers may fade and wilt away, but a delicious cake will be something your mom never forgets! Mother’s Day is the best way to celebrate the sweetest lady in your life with treats aplenty.
A homemade breakfast you whipped up for her might sound lovely, but one way to make a statement is with a decadent Mother’s Day cake. Any woman who played a role in shaping who you are today deserves recognition and a thoughtful treat will work wonders. We’ve come up with a list of 10 Mother’s Day cakes that’ll seal the deal and impress your beloved mother!
1. Divine Artisan
Divine Artisan is a halal-certified bakery dedicated to crafting artisanal desserts for your wedding or party, and aims to produce quality cakes and patisseries that will satisfy both the eye and the palate. Divine Artisan will impress you with an enchanting selection of cake creations this Mother’s Day.
Aren’t they a delight? This entrancing Lychee Rose Cake (S$45) features a rose-flavoured sponge sandwiched between light and airy buttercream with fresh lychee bits perfumed with rose flavour. Topped with roasted pistachio nuts for an added crunch and adorned with luscious sweet lychees, this moist and rich cake makes up an undeniably unique choice to celebrate the most important woman in your life, wouldn’t you say?
The blooming of cherry blossom flowers is the quintessential sign that spring has arrived and love is around the corner, get yourself some of their newly launched Sakura Mango Peach Cake. Inspired from the gorgeous cherry blossom season in Japan, get a cake for your momma to symbolise her love, femininity and beauty.
Moms deserve the world so why not pamper her with a Sakura Mango Peach Cake With Flower Bouquet & Quiche Bundle (S$140)? The cake stars a fluffy peach flavour-infused sponge with rich mango puree and refreshing peach chunks, this fresh fruit medley will brighten any day. Topped with 24K edible gold flakes for that finishing touch of elegance, this cake is one that you can’t help but reach for another slice. This bundle is definitely a steal—a cake, flowers and savoury french pastry for S$140? Count me in!
Prices start from S$45, and cakes are available for delivery only. Order on their site and use code ‘FREESHIP’ to enjoy free delivery to your doorstep! Note that 10 May slots are full but still available for orders on other dates.
2. Gin Thye Bakery
Gin Thye Bakery, a traditional confectionery specialising in Chinese wedding pastries has made its splash online, retailing homemade seasonal confectioneries. Established in 1964, the bakery focused previously on traditional butter-and-cream cakes before deciding to expand its offerings to complement their repertoire of Chinese wedding pastries.
This Pink Flower Cake (S$25.80) encapsulates three layers of moist sponge cake with two layers of decadent filling of homemade buttercream. Featuring real butter, reviews have pointed out that it was not too cloyingly sweet, therefore making a great addition to your Mother’s Day celebrations for a sweet bite that isn’t too heavy.
To light up your home party a little, literally, this Flower Cake With Attached Lights (S$68) might tickle you pink. Freshly baked with vanilla sponge cake, fresh cream and embellished with some macarons, this elegant cake creation adds a refined touch. Creating a basket of sweetness, this cake is adorned with flowers and a touch of graceful intricacy with the LED cake topper decoration. The stunning display is sure to impress mom.
3. Nesuto Patisserie
Nesuto Patisserie translates to ‘nest’ in Japanese, which symbolises home and family. Helmed by Head Pastry Chef Alicia Wong, Nesuto serves cakes and entremets made using quality and premium ingredients directly imported from France and Japan.
If your mum is a tea connoisseur and prefers a smooth and mellow roasted nut flavour, how does their Honichiwa Hōjicha Cake (S$65) sound? Made with premium hōjicha originated from Shizuoka, Japan, this cake boasts a full, rich roasted tea flavour and a well-rounded aftertaste.
If you would rather go for a smaller cake option, their Orelys Cassis (S$9) might appeal to you. This teeny purplish dome would definitely whet anyone’s appetite. This crowd-pleaser is enclosed within layers of chocolate cream, sponge with a blueberry filling and macaron. Creamy and delicately airy with a slight tang from the blueberry compote, this aesthetically pleasing is sure to hit with mom!
Prices start from S$9, and the cakes are available for pick-up and free delivery island-wide for every whole cake order.⠀⠀⠀⠀⠀
4. Sweetest Moments
Located at BreadTalk IHQ Singapore, Sweetest Moments is an Instagram-worthy, celebrity-recognised and award-winning store specialising in personalised cakes. Offering a wide array of confectionaries, this halal-certified retailer has now created a Mother’s Day bundle for the upcoming occasion!
The COR12A Mum (S$29) features 19 of their signature chocolate cupcakes topped with homemade buttercream frosting. The cupcakes are arranged to form the word ‘MUM’, adding a touch of sincerity that is bound to put a smile on the recipient of your choice!
Exuding a greater grandeur, you could opt for their COR12A Mother’s Day Special Bundle (S$46) which comes with an additional bouquet of flowers, personalised photo card and free delivery!
If you’re feeling extra creative and smitten, you could even design your own cupcake or cake by purchasing their DIY kits that come with various coloured buttercreams and mixed mini sprinkles. The possibilities are endless as they provide a cake design for any imaginable event in life, from soccer-inspired cakes to grand three-tiered cakes!
Prices start from S$29, with free delivery as long as you place an order above S$20! With delivery taking a minimum of three days, you should definitely place your orders soon!
5. All That Batter
For all the avocado aficionados out there, All That Batter is Singapore’s first avocado-themed cafe specialising in avocado drinks, cakes, catering, and food.
For the coming month of May, All That Batter has churned out a beloved Avocado Rhapsody Cake (S$48.50). Rich and creamy, this guilt-free cake is topped with an edible flower bouquet and complimentary handcrafted dark chocolate wordings.
Using fresh avocados only, this cake would fit the bill for any health fanatic, especially with its low Glycemic Index (GI), vegan-friendly, and gluten-free ingredients!
To kick this cake up a notch, they have bestowed upon us with their Mother’s Day Avocado Gula Melaka Cake (S$55). Gula melaka, also known as palm sugar, is a classic indomitable pairing with smoothies and confectioneries that is sure to tingle local taste buds.
The gula melaka adds a deep smokey depth to this cake, elevating the richness of the avocados. If your mum likes a sweeter relish, this cake is sinfully irresistible.
Prices start from S$45, so for an added dose of health, get this cake for your momma now as they are available for take-away and delivery orders.
6. Da Paolo Gastronomia
For all the classic lovers out there, Da Paolo Gastronomia is where you want to go to satiate your cake cravings. Gastronomia is a one-stop-shop that stocks groceries, premade ready to eat meals, delectable desserts.
The website has even added a ‘Mother’s Day Gift Ideas’ tab that features specially curated items perfect for the occasion.
If cakes are what you’re looking for, Gastronomia offers a variety. A classic chocolate cake will always be greeted with a warm welcome and their Nutella Cake (S$75) is no exception. The indulgent chocolate cake is made with Nutella and rich chocolate fudge, creating a sinful, mouth-watering centrepiece for any event.
To the folks who prefer the more savoury cheesecake variant, I present to you the Milk and Cookies Cheesecake (S$65). Guaranteed to please the young and young at heart, this hearty cake is a perfect amalgamation of chocolate cookies, milk, and cream cheese. Weighing in at 1kg, the cake will unquestionably please the entire crowd.
Prices start from S$65, they are open for take-away and delivery orders with free deliveries for orders above S$200. Be sure to order two days in advance before 12pm to receive your order on time!
7. LeTAO Singapore
Cheesecake fiends out there, you’ll be pleased to know that LeTao Singapore is still open for orders. The showstopper Double Fromage (S$28) cheesecake features an astonishing cheesecake that is a mainstay of LeTAO. The two-layered cake comprises a no-bake cheesecake on top and a baked cheesecake at the bottom, topped with castella cake crumbs that elevate the aesthetically modest dessert. This cheese-filled charm melts in your mouth like snow; light and milky to the palate.
Alternatively, if your momma prefers a zestier cake, their Berry Fromage (S$35) cake would fit the bill. Featuring an exceptional harmony of luscious strawberries and rich raspberry cream cheese, this certainly makes up to share with your loved ones.
Prices start from S$28, they are available for islandwide delivery with a S$20 delivery fee. For orders above S$85, delivery fees are waived.
8. Plain Vanilla
If you are a small family, you can still treat your mum with some cute vanilla cupcakes. They are not plain at all, unlike its name; I can even ascertain that it is one of the best cupcakes we have in town.
One might wonder, with the proliferation of other whimsical bakes and unorthodox cake flavours, are good ol’ fashion cupcakes passé? Helmed by young entrepreneur Vanessa Kenchington, she was inspired by a London bakery before embarking on her self-taught baking journey. This bakery chain has since become a renowned establishment with patrons making a beeline for her irresistible cupcakes.
If your mama isn’t a big eater, Plain Vanilla Bakery’s Box of 6 cupcakes (S$24) is the perfect treat for her. Encasing dainty buttercream cupcakes, your mother is bound to be drowning in a pool of delight. Sometimes, simple is the sweetest!
Alternatively, she might fancy some Dark Chocolate Walnut Brownie at S$6.50 for three pieces. If she likes a rich, decadent chocolatey brownie on the fudgy side, this is the perfect brownie for her.
Prices start from S$6.50, and they are open for cupcake walk-in orders at their Tiong Bahru outlet and online delivery.
9. Creme Maison Bakery
Established in Singapore since 2014, Creme Maison Bakery has been crafting Instagram-worthy customised cakes for all special occasions from baby showers, birthday parties, weddings to hens night and more! This Mother’s Day, they have graced us with a dainty capsule collection spotlighting their signature floral cupcakes and buttercream floral cake canvas. However, for a little something different, how does a durian cake sound like to you?
For all the durian-loving mothers out there, look no further as Creme Maison Smoked Belgian Cacao Durian (D24) (S$108) is here to save the day! Pamper your durian-loving mum with the rich indulgence of a durian cake. Made freshly with grilled durians, this fudgy moist Belgian chocolate cake is layered with pure quality durian flesh. Finished with dark chocolate ganache, toasty cocoa nibs and passion fruit crisp, this is definitely not for the faint-hearted but fits for every durian lover on earth!
Alternatively, you could go for their Ethel (Box of 6) (S$52) cupcakes in Earl Grey and Chocolate Truffle flavour. Coupled with a complimentary Mother’s Day card, you will be able to pen down your heartfelt handwritten message to express your love and gratitude for her. This luscious and enviably overdressed cupcake is sure to put a smile on momma’s face.
Prices start from S$52 and they are available for islandwide delivery only!
10. Ferns and Petals
Ferns and Petals is a one-stop-shop for delivering gifts, be it flowers, cakes and plants. With round-the-clock delivery services, this online platform is an absolute lifesaver for those that need an on-the-dot cake surprise as you can enjoy same-day delivery if you place an order before 8pm.
With the myriad of delectable cakes offerings ranging from chocolate truffle cake to caramel cake to honey cake, I’m sure you’ll find one that your mum would adore. For instance, how about surprising her with a Zesty Rainbow Cake (S$79)? Let her know she’s the rainbow on your rainy day indeed! Dressed in vibrant rainbow hues, this delightful creation is crowned with chocolate squares and garnished with fresh raspberries.
To stage a memorable Mother’s Day celebration, impress her with a bouquet of flowers, cake and champagne. This Red Velvet Cake With Roses N Champagne (S$325) creates an impressive grandeur that will surely captivate anyone’s heart. She raised you to be the fine person you are so let’s take this day to show how much you care. Why not splurge a little? She’s definitely worth it.
Prices start from S$38, and although they are temporarily closed for takeaway orders, you can get your cake fix here!
We couldn’t have thanked our mums enough for all that she has done for us. You can’t buy a mother’s love, but you can certainly get a mother’s day cake to show your gratitude. Surely you’ll be able to find a little something to show your mother your love and appreciation. Here’s to creating a cosy and intimate Mother’s Day celebration at home, with your loved ones. Be sure to get your Mother’s Day cake early as they might be sold out soon!