Tour de Dufflet: June 2012

Thursday, June 28, 2012

canada day, eh?

Available until July 4th, feast your eyes on this sweet red and white Strawberry Vanilla Cakelet®.

Layers of classic white sponge cake, sweet strawberry mousse and puree; iced with white buttercream and a bright strawberry glaze. Decorated with a white chocolate paste maple leaf for Canada Day.

Also, be sure to stock up on the official food of Canada Day - Dufflet Butter Tarts! And why not grab a handful of delicious Maple Leaf shortbread cookies in a handy 2-pack? Why not, indeed!

Holiday hours for Canada Day long weekend:
Dufflet Downtown - reg. hours Sunday July 1, closed Monday July 2
Dufflet Uptown - closed Sunday July 1, closed Monday July 2
Dufflet Beach - reg. hours Sunday July 1, closed Monday July 2

Reminder! Any advance or special orders for this weekend must be made today (Thursday June 28).

Tuesday, June 26, 2012

Queer St. West celebrates Pride Week with special offers!

Look for the Queer St. West signs in shop windows along Queen St. West for savings and special offers during Pride Week June 22 to July 1.

Dufflet-Downtown (787 Queen St. W.) is offering $2 off large and $1 off small Pink Velvet cakes throughout Pride Week.

Dufflet Pastries is also a proud sponsor of the Pride and Remembrance Run on Saturday, June 30. Looking forward to seeing you all again!

For more info, see

You can to donate to the Pride and Remembrance Run and follow them on Twitter @Pride_Run .

Saturday, June 23, 2012

EatMoreCake ~check~, RideMoreBike ~check~

This fun Tour de Dufflet photo was sent in by Belinda Karsen and Gabrielle Sugar who happened to spot Dufflet Rosenberg at our Downtown location. Nice smiles!

Get a little exercise and something sweet by cycling to all 3 Dufflet cafes in one day! 
Tour de Dufflet runs:
May 22 - June 30, 2012
Daily except Mondays (rain or shine)
Hours: Tuesday - Saturday 10a-7p, Sunday 12p-5p

Blogpost with more details here:

Wednesday, June 20, 2012

i scream, you scream, then i scream some more ...

Today is the perfect day for you to discover the frosty wonderfulness of a Dufflet Ice Cream Sandwich.

Available now at our Downtown (787 Queen Street W.) and Beach (1918 Queen Street E.) locations, grab one now for instant cooling benefits.


Friday, June 15, 2012

Sweet Alert! Dufflet @NASFT #SFFS12 ...

Dufflet and David want to show you what's new in our wonderful world of chocolate confections at this year's NASFT Summer Fancy Food Show in Washington, DC, from June 17-19
Look for sweet surprises from Dufflet Small Indulgences and Chocolate Signatures at booth 4919, including some new items from our 2012-2013 catalogue including;

Dufflet Amigos - a few of Dufflet's favourite things molded in milk or dark chocolate
Dufflet Chocolate Truffle Pops in four flavours
Dufflet Butter Crunch - classic English Toffee covered in milk or dark chocolate
David's PB&J - chewy mounds of dark chocolate covered peanut butter and raspberry jam

Can't wait for the show? View our wholesale catalogue here: 


Saturday, June 9, 2012

Dufflet at 1000 Tastes of Toronto ...

Luminato's 1000 Tastes of Toronto™ takes place today and tomorrow from 12p-9p in the historic Distillery District.

Look for 2 of those tastes at the Dufflet table on Mill Street. From the main entry ticket booth at Trinity and Mill, turn left and look for us, we're the 6th booth along!

Want to take it home instead of eating on the spot? Why yes, we have take-out boxes (and we will cut our tarts and bars in half for sharsies!)

Hope to see you there on Sunday!



Friday, June 8, 2012

1 Tart + 1 Brownie = 1 Ticket

Throughout Luminato Festival's opening weekend, June 9-10, the city’s best chefs take to the street for President’s Choice® 1000 Tastes of Toronto™ in the historic Distillery District.

The participating chefs let their culinary imaginations run wild, reinventing street food in often outrageous, but always delicious, ways.

Every culinary delight, specially crafted to eat on the go, is priced at just $5.

Drop by our table on Mill Street from 12pm to 9pm on Saturday and Sunday and see what Dufflet has created specially for this weekend! 

Milk Chocolate Chunk Brownie
Chewy chocolate brownies studded with milk chocolate chunks.

Four Fruit Streusel Tart
Juicy apples, blueberries, rhubarb and strawberries baked in a buttery sweet dough crust, topped with crunchy oat streusel.


For more info on Luminato, visit

Thursday, June 7, 2012

cake of the month for june!

Lemon Parfait is our Cake of the Month for June!

Airy lemon mousse and lemon soaked sponge cake surround mounds of pure whipped cream; finished with white chocolate shavings.

On special at all 3 Dufflet locations June 1-30, 2012

Wednesday, June 6, 2012

yes, there is too such a thing as Cake Happy Hour!

Dufflet Cake Happy Hour every Wednesday 2pm-6pm
2 for 1 slices!
Cake slice selection varies weekly at each location. 
While quantities last. No pre-orders available. First-come, first-served.

Monday, June 4, 2012

eat more cake, on our birthday!

This fantastic photo was sent to us from Eunah Hunter and friends during their ride of Tour de Dufflet on Saturday, May 26, which coincidentally was also the 10th anniversary for Dufflet-Uptown and a haven for celebratory cupcakes!

Eunah writes;
Angela, Andrew & Gloria at Yonge St. Dufflet, 2nd stop on the Tour.  Happy 10th anniversary.  We enjoyed the sampler celebration cupcake :)

Look at these happy people! Put a smile on your face, and ride the Tour de Dufflet too! Details are here: