Craving some form of gluten free cake, cookie, donut or dessert? Below is a carefully crafted list of where to get gluten free treats in Sydney. Find the perfect cupcake for your 3pm cup of tea, a big fat gluten free birthday cake or a decadent dessert. Go on, treat yo self!
Tapeo Organic Bakery in Redfern is an 100% gluten free bakery replicating all your favourite baked goods, think lemon meringue pies, cheesecakes and banoffee pie, with gluten free ingredients. Learn more about my visit to Tapeo Bakery here.
Sparkle Cupcakery in Surry Hills provide daily gluten free options. Prepare yourself for delicate combinations of pistachio & cardamon or lavender & honey. Make sure you get in early to avoid disappointment.
The Classic Cupcake Co. in Mosman unfortunately offer only one gluten free option but it is chocolate heaven. Gluten free Callebaut chocolate cupcake with a ganache centre, topped with chocolate buttercream & chocolate chunks. OH YEAH.
Left: The Classic Cupcake Co. Right: Little Secrets Bakehouse
Little Secrets Bakehouse create the most beautiful and delicious little cakes and supply to a number of cafes around Sydney (one of which happens to be across the road from work- win). The cake below is fresh lychee garnished with rose scented cream icing, pistachios, rose gel and dried flowers. Their menu is irresistible and you must try them all! You can find their stockists here.
Grab & go treats
Rowie’s Cakes have recently become available at Woolworths in Neutral Bay & Double Bay. Your options include: creamy soy chocolate coconut ganache, passionfruit syrup cakes, chocolate raspberry brownies, rich orange and almond, goji and berry bites or cranberry and apricot bites.
Cafe Free in Mosman are always churning out mini cheesecakes, tarts and cakes. Check out their social media sites to get a sneak peek. They close at 4 so make sure you plan ahead to grab something sweet for your afternoon tea. Alternatively, you can pre-order cakes of all sizes for that special occasion. Just call the cafe to order and allow 24 hours.
Bloom The Healthy Food Co. in Mosman and Avalon stock their front cabinet full of sweet treats. You will find gluten free power balls, gluten free banana bread, gluten free chocolate and walnut brownies, massive slices of flourless orange cake, gluten free carrot cake and gluten free polenta cupcakes. The perfect takeaway for dessert or something to look forward to during the week.
Adriano Zumbo sells a handful of gluten free options including his famous macarons and decadent desserts. Get involved with these masterpieces, you deserve it.
N2 Extreme Gelato for extraordinary combinations and constructions of flavour often stabbed with a syringe full of chocolate. What’s not to love?
Healthy & Raw
The Kitchen Green 100% gluten free stall at Eveleigh Markets offer a great selection of gluten free and refined sugar free goodies. Choose from gluten free banana bread with macadamia butter (heaven), dark chocolate, sweet potato & walnut brownie and incredible fruit tarts and muffins. You can read more about my appreciation for Kitchen Green here.
Noshu Donuts Find a stockist near you and pre-purchase these healthy, yummy gluten free donuts on the weekend to make the work day easier. I buy mine at my local About Life store. Flavours include dark chocolate & raspberry (tastes like a cherry ripe!), caramel spice and banana & coconut. They are also mega cute.
Pana Chocolate‘s stunning raw, organic cakes are taking over Sydney. Pana’s delicious goods are free from gluten, dairy, soy and refined sugar. Take a peek at their creations online and find somewhere close by to treat yourself guilt-free.
Desserts from Earth to Table in Bondi Junction are always filling up my Instagram feed. I’ve never had the chance to visit but from what Instagram shows me, you can expect especially decorative servings of raw cheesecake.
Alternatively, you can bake your own! Leftover bananas? Throw together a gluten free banana bread. If you’re looking for a crowd pleaser, look no further than Nonie Dwyer’s honey and walnut slice. Or for something sweet at work, some gluten free fruit, nut and chocolate bars to get you through the afternoon.
Happy treating 🙂