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Win one of two pairs of tickets to 9 to 5 the Musical and £20 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

Win one of two pairs of tickets to 9 to 5 the Musical and £20 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

  Calling all Dolly fans! Get ready to join the 9 to 5 with tickets to see Dolly Parton’s hit musical and £20 vouchers to spend with us at The Hum...
Christmas Tree Time!

Christmas Tree Time!

  We’ve decked the halls of our bakeries this year with the help of generous gifts of Christmas trees, Mini Christmas Trees and Wreaths from Pines ...
Christmas 2019

Christmas 2019

  Merry cakemas! Bring the joy of fresh, fun American baking to your Christmas table with our festive selection of generous layer cakes, cute mini ...
Charity Dog Treat in pawtnership with Dolly Pawton

Charity Dog Treat in pawtnership with Dolly Pawton

  The Hummingbird Bakery x Dolly Pawton is here!   She’s the Instagram influencer with the world on a leash and her paw on the pulse of all things...
Win a Nordic Ware Bundt® baking bundle and £30 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

Win a Nordic Ware Bundt® baking bundle and £30 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

  Have you come to the end of 2019 and wished you’d baked more? Now’s your chance to kickstart your baking for the coming year with a whole new set...
NEWSLETTER GIVEAWAY: Sign up for your chance to WIN £100 Vouchers

NEWSLETTER GIVEAWAY: Sign up for your chance to WIN £100 Vouchers

  If you’d love to win a bundle of vouchers to keep you in cake this Christmas, enter our giveaway for your chance to scoop £100 in Hummingbird Bak...
How to bake the perfect pumpkin pie

How to bake the perfect pumpkin pie

  Follow our recommendations for the perfect pumpkin pie this Thanksgiving!   Keep your dough as chilled as possible Warm dough becomes oily and u...
Thanksgiving 2019

Thanksgiving 2019

  The Hummingbird Bakery is getting into the season of falling leaves and pumpkin spice with a truly authentic collection of American bakes.   Whet...
Win one of five pairs of tickets to The Play That Goes Wrong and £20 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

Win one of five pairs of tickets to The Play That Goes Wrong and £20 Hummingbird Bakery vouchers

  What could be better than a West End show that leaves you in stitches and a sweet treat from your favourite bakery to get your laughing gear arou...
Day of the Dead 2019

Day of the Dead 2019

  The Day of the Dead (Día de Muertos) is a special Mexican holiday celebrated across the world to bring people together to remember their ancestor...
Halloween 2019

Halloween 2019

  If our new selection of Halloween bakes don’t give you goosebumps and a distinctly eerie feeling, you might want to check you’re not already a gh...
Heinz Beanz Cupcakes Recipe

Heinz Beanz Cupcakes Recipe

  Food icon Heinz has teamed up with the award-winning Hummingbird Bakery to celebrate its 150 year anniversary with a range of five cupcakes with ...