Your Favorite Valentine’s Day Sweets

Cookies SchaumburgLove is in the air! When you pass out homemade cookies, cupcakes, and sweets this Valentine’s Day, everyone will be falling head over heels in love with you! Sure, there’s nothing like a box of chocolates or a dozen long-stem red roses to show your amour how much you love them, but Valentine’s Day is also the perfect time to express your love and appreciation for your friends, family, your kids’ school teachers and classmates, and your co-workers, too. Cute, creative, and delicious treats are the must-have gift this February 14th.


For Your Love: Trade in the heart-shaped chocolate box for a heart-shaped strawberry cheesecake instead. Yum!


For School Parties: Conversation heart cookies do all the talking with super sweet messages!


For Teachers: You won’t find a teacher who will say no to our Cupid’s Cup of Love filled with fluffy chocolate mousse. It will give them the boost they need to see them through the school day.


For Co-Workers: You’ll be the talk of the office – in a good way – when you show up to work with Heart Shaped Custard Bismarks and Brownie Lollipops. 


Nothing says “Be Mine” like a special sweet treat of cakes and cookies in Schaumburg. View our complete Valentine’s Day treat list and be sure to place your order over the phone or in-person in advance to guarantee the sweetest treats, handmade with love this Valentine’s Day.

Design A Custom Cake From Jarosch Bakery

Cake turns even an ordinary day into one worth celebrating. The more cake the better! No matter, whatever the occasion, delicious and mouthwatering cake is an essential part of any special event. No festive celebration or holiday gathering would be complete without the presence of the piece de resistance – the cake.

Typically you might purchase a traditional store-bought cake that’s available for immediate pickup. These are pretty generic and come in the standard selections: chocolate or vanilla cake, whipped, or buttercream frosting. These are fine for a last-might need, but when you’re planning a special celebration, you must have custom cakes in Schaumburg IL from Jarosch Bakery.

Custom cakes make the moment extra special. They show you put extra effort into creating the perfect centerpiece to symbolize this joyful celebration. More than the cake and icing flavors, the theme of the birthday or anniversary cake tells about the person it’s celebrating and adds a personal touch to your event.

Whether you need a cake for 10 or 100 people, we have endless choices available for you to create the perfect personalized cake. Some of the options for you to consider include:

Cake Shapes: Round cake or 2-3 layer sheet cakes

Cake Flavors: Yellow, devil’s food, half & half, white, marble, funfetti, graham cracker, banana, red velvet, carrot, angel food, and German chocolate

Filling: We offer 40 filling options. Choose from classics, like buttercream or whipped cream, preserves, fruits, and flavored creams, plus other scrumptious fillings, including cannoli or chocolate mousse.

Icing Flavors: Buttercream, whipped cream, chocolate buttercream, chocolate whipped cream, fudge, cream cheese, poured ganache, and fondant

European Touch: Liqueurs add an extra burst of flavor when drizzled with Amaretto, Kahlua, Chambord, Rum, Kirschwasser, or Baileys

Visit our website for the complete list of offerings, including ingredient contents, as well as examples of our custom cakes. Make your next party or special event one to remember with custom cakes from Jarosch Bakery.


Christmas Cookies Are Back!

Tis the season to be jolly… because it’s Christmas cookie season! Beginning after Thanksgiving, Jarosch Bakery will be baking our legendary Christmas butter cookies, Gingerbread, Iced holiday cookies, and so much more! With the hustle and bustle of the holiday season fully underway, it’s now or never to get those orders placed!

Our butter cookies are a Chicagoland favorite, and no holiday party or festive get-together should be without them. Packed in festive tins and beautifully arranged on trays, Jarosch Bakery’s butter cookies are the perfect gift for friends, family, and the person who already has everything!

Each of the forty-seven varieties of these delicate cookies is handmade, hand-dipped, and decorated by our talented pastry staff. The time, effort, and care baked into each cookie are evident in every bite. Spread holiday cheer with sugar, spice, and plenty of frosting with the best Christmas cookies around!

Jarosch is also baking a variety of larger cookies like the festive Iced Yuletide Cookies, traditional German Gingerbread Santas & Pfeffernüsse, Mitten & Snowflake Cookie gift bags, and more!

Here is how you can guarantee cookies from our bakery in Schaumburg this December. The last day to order in advance is Tuesday, December 17th. In December, we accept butter cookie orders for only three types of assortments: full, no-nut, and non-Christmas. However, if you would like to choose certain kinds of butter cookies, we invite you to come to the bakery between December 2nd and December 13th. Finally, the last day to place non-cookie holiday bakery orders for December 23rd or 24th pick-up is Saturday, December 21st. Stop in or call us today to place your holiday bakery order. Happy Holidays!

Tasty Thanksgiving Treats For The Family

Thanksgiving allows us to pause, even if just for one day, from our busy work, family, and social commitments to spend time with the people that mean the most to us and to celebrate what we are most thankful for. The folks here at Jarosh Bakery enjoy those same traditions as you, but we’d also like to extend our heartfelt thanks to you, our customers, for another great year. We hope our cakes, pies, breads, and treats were enjoyed amongst family and friends, sharing laughs and stories that brought you much joy and happiness. When we count our blessings, you can bet we count on your support of our local business.

When you gather around the table this November 28th and regale stories of what’s happened over the last year since you’ve seen some of your extended family, we’d be honored if you broke bread or savored your dessert with one of our homemade creations.

Pies! Pies! Pies!
No one will pass up a slice of one of our delicious pies. We offer double crust, crumble pies, seasonal pies such as pumpkin, and whipped cream pies. With over twenty varieties to choose from, we’ve got all the favorites covered

Gobble-icious Goodies
If pies aren’t your thing, don’t fret. We have a variety of Thanksgiving cookies for your sweet tooth.
Seasonal Favorites

  • Our Thanksgiving centerpiece cake is as delicious as it is gorgeous.
  • Autumn Petit Fours will add a bit of sparkle to your holiday table.
  • November specialties include Stollen, Limpa Bread, Marzipan Coffeecakes, Cranberry Cream Cake, and the eternal classic: Fruit Cake.

Breaking Bread
Trade in the store-bought canned rolls for fresh bread and dinner rolls. Choose from plain, sesame, or poppy butter and egg dinner rolls, Parker House rolls, salt sticks, rye rolls, potato rolls, and more to serve with your holiday meal.

Leave the home-cooking to us this holiday season. Get your preorders in advance. Call our bakery in Schaumburg by dialing (847) 437-1234. From our crew to you, we wish you a Happy Thanksgiving!

Celebrate Oktoberfest With Classic German Treats

Oktoberfest is upon us as the first day began on September 21. And just like St. Patrick’s day, during Oktoberfest, everyone taps into their German heritage to celebrate. The German festival is a worldwide phenomenon celebrating Bavarian culture with pints and pints of beer. Here’s what you need to know about this fun and festive tradition.

Oktoberfest typically runs between 16-18 days with the last day being October 6 this year. Oktoberfest began as a wedding celebration more than 200 years ago when Bavaria’s Crown Prince Ludwig married Princess Therese of Saxony-Hildburghausen on Oct. 12, 1810. The wedding was celebrated with multiple days of drinking, feasting, and horse races. The celebration then became an annual event.

Oktoberfest celebrations can be found all over the world, but the main event is in Munich, Germany, where the first Oktoberfest was held. In addition to beer, festival traditions include traditional Bavarian music and traditional Bavarian clothing, dirndls, and lederhosen.

Here at Jarosch Bakery, we’re getting in on the celebration with our delicious German desserts, delicacies, and pastries in Schaumburg. Yes, Germany is well-known for its beer and pretzels, but their desserts don’t get the credit they deserve! You can enjoy these signature German items at your next Oktoberfest celebration:
Apple Strudel
Blitz Torte and Blitz Torte Square
Bienenstuckand Bienenstuck Square
German Chocolate Cake
German Chocolate Cup
Rye Bread
Poppy Loaf
Bratwurst, hot dog, and burger buns.

Although the official festival is coming to a close soon, you can enjoy our German-inspired goodies all year long. Some treats are seasonal so be sure to order yours today before they are gone until next Oktoberfest. Call us at (814) 437-1234 to place your order today.

Try These Delectable Pastries For Your Next Party

Are you looking for the perfect sweet treat for the next party you’re hosting or attending? Pastries are life’s perfect sweet treat, beloved by all. They are known to be sweet and come in a variety of sizes, shapes, flavors, and textures. Adjectives such as light, airy, flakey, crumbly, and decadent can be used to describe these tasty treats. Whether you’re whipping them up in your own kitchen, or you plan to purchase them from a bakery in Schaumburg, these are the top pastries party-goers love the most.

  1. Croissants: This popular puff pastry, which originated in France, is typically eaten at breakfast and is best combined with cheese or chocolate.
  2. Danishes: This sweet pastry that’s a specialty of Denmark comes in a variety of flavors like apple, cherry, chocolate, and cheese.
  3. Eclairs: These custard cream-filled delights are a staple treat perfect any time of day.
  4. Mousse Cups: These airy, French treats have whipped mousse in decadent chocolate cups. Choose from five exceptional flavors: Chocolate, White Chocolate, Raspberry, Amaretto, and Kahlua.
  5. Cannoli: Originated from Italy, this fried pastry dough is filled with a creamy, sweet filling made with ricotta cheese.

The delectable pastry list goes on and on, including strudels, pies, tarts, and more. Pick up indulgent miniature pastries or dessert pastries from Jarosch Bakery for your next get-together. Place your order today by calling (847) 437-1234.

Make Your Summer BBQ Delicious with Treats from Jarosch Bakery

key lime pieThe 4th of July may be over, but that doesn’t mean there isn’t a reason to have a barbecue! Gathering together for good food and good fun is one of the best ways to celebrate summer with your friends and loved ones. Everyone is looking forward to grilled burgers, hot dogs, and corn on the cob, but one of the things that are often overlooked at a barbecue are the desserts.

In our opinion, the best dessert for a backyard BBQ is a delicious pie from our bakery near Schaumburg. In the summer, we offer key lime and fresh blueberry cream pies that are perfect for your barbecue. These fresh, fruity flavors are a refreshing treat to finish off a day of good eating. Be sure to call ahead for availability – our summer treats are in high demand! Of course, if you’re looking for a traditional classic, we’ve got apple, cherry, blueberry, and peach as well. Tell everyone they better leave room for dessert!

At our bakery, we make everything from scratch, so you can be sure you’re getting something fresh and delicious every time you stop in. When you bring pies from our bakery to your next summer cookout, everyone will be asking you for your recipe.

Celebrate National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day

cookies in Arlington Heights23Cookie lovers, rejoice! National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day is just around the corner. This year we will celebrate this scrumdiddlyumptious day on Sunday, August 4th. We love our cookies, and on this National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day, we honor the most beloved cookie of them all. We invite you to pour a tall glass of milk and dip into this delectable chocolate treat that’s beloved by children and adults alike.

How To Observe This Important Day

For starters, call upon your favorite scratch baker, Jarosch Bakery, for all the yummy, tasty, ooey-gooey, out-of-this-world amazing cookies in Arlington Heights to celebrate this momentous occasion that only comes around just one day each year. Naturally, we make melt-in-your-mouth chocolate chip cookies, but you’ll also love our assortment of traditional cookies, including oatmeal raisin, sugar, butter jumble (plain, chocolate sprinkles, or multi-sprinkle), sprinkle (chocolate or multi-sprinkle), iced smiley face, and custom sugar cookies.

Gather your spouse, kids, parents, extended family, coworkers, and friends to feast on our delicious chocolate chip cookies in honor of National Chocolate Chip Cookie Day. Contact us to place your order of chocolate chip cookies or a special cookie tray for pickup on Saturday, August 3rd, as our bakery is closed on Sundays.

Celebrate Father’s Day with a Treat from Our Bakery

father’s day cupcakesFather’s Day is June 16, 2019. Celebrate what makes your Dad special with treats from our local bakery near Schaumburg, IL. We’ll have a wide variety of sweet and savory options available for the holiday, so you’re sure to find something that will put a smile on Dad’s face.

What kind of father do you have? If he’s often found firing up the grill, he’s sure to love our homemade buns. We also have garlic bread, cornbread (make sure to order!), cinnamon bread, and more.

Does your Dad have a great sense of humor? He’ll love our novelty treats, like the giant chocolate donut, mustache cupcakes, and colorful sprinkle cake.

For a father with a sweet tooth, we recommend our cakes, cookies, brownies, desserts, or pies. We’re particularly proud of our pies and offer a wide range of flavors, including:

  • Apple
  • Cherry
  • Blueberry
  • Peach
  • Strawberry
  • Rhubarb
  • Strawberry Rhubarb
  • Dutch Apple
  • Blueberry Crumble
  • Cherry Crumble
  • Strawberry Whipped Cream
  • Key Lime
  • Banana Cream
  • Lemon Whipped Cream
  • Chocolate Cream
  • Coconut Cream

Don’t forget that Jarosch Bakery is closed on Sundays! To ensure you have the perfect treat ready for Father’s Day, pick it up before 5pm on Saturday, June 15. Talk to our bakers if you have any questions about placing an order or picking it up.

Celebrate Mother’s Day with Baked Goods from Jarosch Bakery

mother’s day centerpiece cakeAs Mother’s Day approaches, families everywhere are wondering how to celebrate the most important women in their lives. But instead of the same old card and stuffed animal, more and more people are breaking away from tradition with baked goods made with love and precision.

Special Cakes for Special Moms

Let’s face it – moms tend to get the same gifts year after year. Candles, bath salts, and last-minute cards are standard fare. That’s why more dads and kids are looking to handmade presents that offer something different from the usual Mother’s Day song and dance. Finding a bakery in Schaumburg, IL, that offers custom cakes is a great way to celebrate what moms bring to our lives.

Not only that, custom cakes can be tailored to the recipient’s personality and preferences. No store-bought Mother’s Day card is truly unique, but cakes (and cookies, if you’re looking for something more bite-sized) can be customized, mixed, and matched according to your instructions. And with help from Jarosch Bakery, it’s easy to order ahead and have a unique culinary creation ready ahead of time.

Break away from the herd this Mother’s Day by giving Mom a delicious, one-of-a-kind cake she’ll never forget! Place your order at (847) 437-1234.