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.

Bakery Cakes vs. Grocery Store Cakes

While at the supermarket, you might find yourself wandering over to the bakery section and eyeing one of their festive cakes. Sure, grocery store cakes might look good, but how do they really compare when it comes to cakes made at a bakery in Schaumburg?

One bite and you’ll instantly notice a difference. Most grocery store cakes are made in bulk with cost-saving ingredients to have enough product for every customer while remaining cost-effective. The key phrase here is “cost-saving product.” These cakes lack the skills, quality ingredients, and attention to detail that come from bakery artisans and talented decorators rather than made from mass-market production.

Jarosch Bakery Cakes are made to impress. They take time and use only the finest ingredients to ensure that each bite is as flavorful as the cake is beautiful. Our custom cakes show off the delicate nature of the cake dough paired with a tasty selection of fillings, showing off how each flavor works individually as well as together. One bite of a bakery cake will show you just how big the difference in quality is when compared to mass market cakes from grocery stores.

Delicious Pastries for a Winter Evening In

Pastries in Schaumburg, ILWhen the temperature drops and snowflakes start falling, you’ll find yourself cozying up to a warm fire wishing for a comforting treat to pair with your hot cocoa or spiced cider. Winter is more than the feel of sparkling snow and the look of gray marshmallow skies, it also has the scent of burning wood and comforting flavors of the season like cranberry, cinnamon, bourbon, and more! So take a look at some of our favorite pastries in Schaumburg, IL, for these chilly months.

The best winter desserts are bursting with flavor, hearty & filling, and will always leave you satisfied.  Some of our favorite winter pastries include:

  • The Cranberry Cream Cake – moist bundt cake flecked with tart cranberries, glazed with a sweet icing, and dusted with red glitter
  • Bread Pudding with Bourbon Sauce – enjoy our buttercrust & cinnamon breads with bourbon-soaked raisins soaked in a blend of eggs, cream, cinnamon sugar, and vanilla before being baked into classic bread pudding. Each piece comes with scratch-made Bourbon Sauce for the perfect wintery treat!
  • Carrot Cake Squares – our moist carrot cake has cinnamon, pecans, pineapple, and carrots creating a flavorful dough covered in addictive cream cheese icing.
  • Brownie Cake Squares – tender devil’s food cake topped with chocolate whipped cream, no-nut brownies, and chocolate drizzle.
  • Custard Ring Coffee Cake – buttery Danish coffeecake dough with a ring of baked egg custard on top and garnished with streusel and icing.

To pre-order, call 847-437-1234 or Order Online.

Our Bakery in Schaumburg Explains the Difference Between Tortes and Layer Cakes

Bakery in SchaumburgLayer cake or torte – some people toss around the terms interchangeably, but there is a difference, and Jarosch Bakery knows what it is. We’re going to use this article to explain the ways one delicious treat differs from the other.

For starters, a layer cake that you buy at your local bakery in Schaumburg is just what you would expect. It’s a cake made up of layers. The question is, how many? The answer is only two layers and one layer of filling between them.

Now let’s turn our attention to tortes. They are like a supercharged version of layer cakes that you can find at a bakery. Tortes feature multiple layers of cake, with each layer separated by a layer of filling.

That takes care of the inside, but what about the outside? Are they the same? No, not really. Tortes are usually iced with whipped cream, while layer cakes traditionally have icing made of fudge or buttercream. Occasionally a bakery will mix things up and offer a torte with fudge or chocolate buttercream icing.

However, they are made and finished; we are confident of one thing. They are all delicious and the perfect treat for any get-together or holiday gathering.

What You Need for Christmas from Our Bakery in Schaumburg

Bakery in SchaumburgThe holiday season is jam-packed with demands on our time, and baking is one of the biggest. The best way to handle that chore is by letting someone else take care of it for you. A perfect solution is to find a bakery in Schaumburg you can rely on for baked goodies of all sorts.

Jarosch Bakery had been serving the community for more than 60 years, and we know what baked sweets and treats people buy for Christmas. We’re going to use this article to tell you what no holiday gathering should be lacking.

What would a Christmas gathering be without cookies? It would be pretty bland, of course. We find that butter cookies and sugar cookies are two of the most popular choices. And you can’t forget gingerbread cookies either on your trip to the bakery. Gingerbread figures are always a hit, and gingerbread houses are another seasonal favorite.

With cookies go cakes, so make sure you have your hot cocoa cake, yule log cake, Christmas torte, or snowflake cake. A customized holiday cake is another option too; just don’t forget to place your order at your local bakery early.

Cupcakes, bread, rolls, and stollen are other holiday staples no Christmas should be missing. Finally, make sure that you have at least one fruit cake on your list.

Order Early For Your Holiday Pastries in Chicago, IL

Autumn Petit FoursGive thanks this year for delicious treats that help take the stress out of this busy holiday season. Order online or call in your selections and be ready to welcome guests with holiday pastries. Our Chicago, IL, bakery is ready to prepare the perfect platter for your event. Don’t procrastinate; our deadline is fast approaching. Although it may seem early, we always encourage you to order as soon as you know how many people you’re entertaining.

Our Monday, November 23, 2020 Deadline Will Arrive Quickly

The air is changing to a crisp, cool bite, and the leaves are starting their annual display of orange and red. Now is the time to start thinking about your holiday pastry order. You won’t have time to whip up a last-minute dessert on the day, so look through our delicious selection of tasty treats and let us know what you’d like to see on the table. Beautiful fall colors, delicious pumpkin spices, and melt-in-your-mouth icing will provide a memorable conclusion to your Thanksgiving dinner.

Holiday Pastry Finale

Family gatherings offer the opportunity to create memories and develop traditions. Top off the evening with sweet treats your guests will look forward to year after year. Place your order before November 25, 2020, and everyone will be delighted by your holiday pastry selection.

The Best Halloween Party Classroom Treats Are Cookies in Wrapped Packages

Halloween Cookie BagThe best treats are the sharable kind, and Jarosch Bakery makes it easy! Now that our kids are back to school in these COVID times, the best safe Halloween celebration classroom treats come from our ovens in the form of wrapped packages of cookies. Our Schaumburg location is chockfull of spooky designs and ghostly delights. Ghost & Pumpkin cookies (that we can wrap in a cello bag) make it simple to distribute hauntingly good treats safely. Don’t be spooked by the pandemic; ensure students can still get the most out of the Halloween excitement with tasty sweet goodies to brighten their day.


Easy To Order


Ordering is as simple as calling in or reserving your wrapped packages of cookies online. Don’t delay making your selections; the leaves are turning, the air has turned crisp and clear, and the most haunted night of the year is fast approaching. Contactless payments and pandemic protocols make your transaction a safe and simple process. The students will thank you when they see the assortment of ghoulish treats on offer.


They’re So Delicious, It’s Scary


From monsters to ghosts to pumpkins, our Halloween cookies are sure to delight the class and prepare them for the big night. Adults and children all love our eerie range of choices, and there’s always a selection that someone will adore. No matter the preference, our cookies are the perfect solution to Halloween