Hanukkah at Jarosch Bakery

Celebrate the Festival of Lights with Hanukkah themed sweets, fried donuts, and Challah Bread!   

2017 Order Deadlines & Hours


NOW ACCEPTING ORDERS! Because of the immense volume of holiday orders, orders & add-ons will be stopped several days before the holiday. Orders for certain products may be stopped even earlier than the deadlines below so the earlier you place your order the better! 

  • Last Day to Place SHIPPING Orders: Monday, December 11th – All orders placed after the 11th will be sent out January 2nd or after. Visit our Shipping Page for more information.
  • Last Day to Place ALL COOKIE ORDERS: Saturday, December 16th – This applies to any and all cookies, from chocolate chip & butter jumbles to iced and butter cookies, as well as pre-packaged gift items like tins. 
  • Last Day to Place BAKERY (Non-Cookie) Orders for 12/21-12/23: Wednesday, December 20th – This deadline includes all products except custom decorated cakes.

*Due to the high volume of holiday orders to be packed on Saturday, December 23rd, we CANNOT ANSWER THE PHONES until that afternoon so please order ahead. If you want to shop, there will be plenty of products for purchase in store.

Holiday Hours

Sunday, December 24th (Christmas Eve): CLOSED

Monday, December 25th (Christmas Day): CLOSED

Tuesday, December 26th: CLOSED

Wednesday, December 27th — Saturday, December 30th: 6:30a-5:00p

Sunday, December 31st (New Year's Eve): CLOSED

Monday, January 1st (New Years Day): CLOSED

The bakery will resume its regular hours beginning Tuesday, January 2, 2018

Themed Desserts

Beginning mid-December, you’ll find plenty of blue and white treats amidst the red and green, like Hanukkah themed Brownie Six Packs and Cupcake Six Packs already wrapped for gift giving during the eight days and eight nights. Our Star of David Cookie Packs contain 8 shaped sugar cookies-- one for each night of Hanukkah-- decorated with blue sugar, white sugar, and sprinkles.  

Be sure to order any cookies you want by our deadline: Saturday, December 16th!

Traditional Items

Order a braided Challah Bread for your Hanukkah table— available with Sesame Seeds, Poppy Seeds, or Plain. In addition, we offer a wide selection of fried donuts daily, most notably for Hanukkah are the Jelly Bismarks filled with black raspberry jam and covered in granulated sugar, as well as our Custard Bismarks dusted with powdered sugar. 

Hanukkah Cake

Hanukkah Cake Slice 2017

AVAILABLE BY ORDER ONLY!! Dress up your Hanukkah table this holiday with the 7" Hanukkah Centerpiece Cake. Serving 10-12 people, the cake is made with three full layers of vanilla white dough with blue buttercream filling between and iced in a smooth vanilla buttercream. For a festive finish, our decorators add a Hanukkah sign, a rim of silver crystal sugar, blue borders, and pixie dust that will sparkle in the candlelight. 

Contact us to shop for your special Christmas desserts this holiday season. We create a wide selection of holiday treats for our customers throughout Elk Grove Village, Illinois, and the Chicago Metro area.