Christmas Log Cakes in Singapore – A List

Time for hearty Christmas dinner with cranberry sauce with turkey bake… And to finish off this lovely dinner, bring out the yule log cake!

You talk about Christmas desserts, and Yule Log Cake is often the first one that comes to mind. The thick chocolate glace beautifully decorated to resemble a tree bark…

Bûche de Noël, French for the Yule log cake a dessert made out of a thin rolled up sponge cake which is often filled with either chocolate or any other fillings, often topped with chocolate grlaze to resemble a tree bark (although now we get colourful log cakes as well) and sprinkled with sugar powder to give a snowy look to it.

Being one of my favourite desserts, I set about to explore the different bakeries around town to see which of them had some special Yule Log Cakes for the season… here’s a list:

[1] BAKERZIN

Bakerzin - Strawberry Mousse Log Cake

Bakerzin – Strawberry Mousse Log Cake

(a) Strawberry Mousse Log Cake: Comprising of the mascarpone cheese mousse, soft genoise sponge, strawberry jelly and topped up with cream glaze.

Price: S$ 58 (approximately 1 kg)

Bakerzin - Hazelnut Dacquoise Log Cake

Bakerzin – Hazelnut Dacquoise Log Cake

(b) Hazelnut Dacquoise Log Cake: The cake is a mix of Hazelnut dacquoise sponge, Cointreau cream, hazelnut mousse and crunchy praline glaze.

Price: S$ 68 (approximately 1 kg)

Bakerzin - Traditional Chocolate Log Cake

Bakerzin – Traditional Chocolate Log Cake

(c) Traditional Chocolate Log Cake: This is the traditional cake consisting of the chocolate Swissroll, their signature chocolate mousse and Valrhona crunchy pearls.

Price: S$ 52 (approximately 1 kg)

[2] DELIFRANCE  

Delifrance Joy of Délifrance

Delifrance – Joy of Délifrance

(a) The joy of Délifrance: The cake is made up of the soft chocolate sponge, layered with Valrhona Fine French Chocolate.

Price: S$ 60 (approximately 1 kg)

Delifrance Yuletide Log

Delifrance – Yuletide Log

(b) Yuletide Log (Regular & Large): Made up of Belgian chocolate, the cake comprises of a dark chocolate mousse finished off with some chocolate shavings.

Price: S$ 30 ( 500 gms) & S$ 44 (1 kg)

Delifrance Let it Snow

Delifrance – Let it Snow

(c) Let it Snow: The vanilla sponge log cake is engulfed in a layer of cream and dark chocolate shavings.

Price: S$ 44 (approximately 1 kg)

[3] BREADTALK:

Breadtalk Chocolate Adventure Log cake

Breadtalk – Chocolate Adventure Log cake

(a) Chocolate Adventure Log Cake: Chocolate chiffon with chocolate cream & chips, topped with strawberry & meringue.

Price: S$ 46 (approximately 1 kg)

Breadtalk Blackforest Log Cake

Breadtalk – Blackforest Log Cake

(b) Blackforest Log Cake: An unconventional log cake design of rich chocolate sponge generously laced with sweet dark cherries.

Price: S$ 60 (approximately 1 kg)

Breaktalk Salted Caramel Log Cake

Breaktalk – Salted Caramel Log Cake

(c) Salted Caramel Log Cake: A fluffy vanilla sponge with salted caramel cream, made perfect with a layer of almond spread with crunchy chocolate pearls.

Price: S$ 47 (approximately 1 kg)

 

[4] GOODWOOD PARK HOTEL

Goodwood Park Hotel - Durian Christmas Log Cake

Goodwood Park Hotel – Durian Christmas Log Cake

(a) Goodwood Durian Christmas Log Cake: For the Durian lover’s, here’s a Goodwood Durian Christmas Log Cake.

Price: S$ 53 (approximately 1 kg)

[5] ANGIE THE CHOICE 

Angie The Choice Fresh Durian Log Cake

Angie The Choice – Fresh Durian Log Cake

(a) Fresh Durian Log Cake: Here’s another Durian Special Log Cake from Angie The Choice. It’s a vanilla chiffon cake with fresh durian paste.

Price: S$ 34 (Serves 5 pax)

Angie The Choice Chocolate Fresh Cream Log

Angie The Choice – Chocolate Fresh Cream Log

(b) Chocolate Fresh Cream Log Cake: The traditional Chocolate Chiffon cake with Chocolate Fresh cream.

Price: S$ 44

[6] SWISS BAKE:

Swiss Bake Chocolate Truffle Log Cake

Swiss Bake – Chocolate Truffle Log Cake

(a) Chocolate Truffle Log Cake: Made with dark chocolate mousse nestled between layers of rum soaked chocolate sponge.

Price: S$ 54 (approximately 1 kg)

Swiss Bake Exotic Opalys Log Cake

Swiss Bake – Exotic Opalys Log Cake

(b) Exotic Opalys Log Cake: The cake is made with moist almond sponge, layers of fresh mango and passion fruit mango creameux along with white chocolate mousse.

Price: S$ 45 (750 gms)

 

[7] MARRIOT SINGAPORE

Marriot Strawberries Romanoff Log Cake

Marriot – Strawberries Romanoff Log Cake

(a) Strawberries Romanoff Log Cake: This alcohol induced cake, is topped with fresh strawberries, and has smooth cream with a strawberry jellied centre.

Price: S$ 65 (approximately 1 kg)

Marriot Black Forest Log Cake

Marriot – Black Forest Log Cake

(b) Black Forest Log Cake: Rich chocolate mousse is combined with cherries and layered between moist chocolate sponge.

Price: S$ 65 (approximately 1 kg)

(c) Chocolate Fudge Log Cake: The traditional log cake of chocolate cream filling finished with a layer of chocolate ganache.

Price: S$ 60 (approximately 1 kg) or S$ 32 (500 gms)

 

[8] CARLTON HOTEL – Tuxedo Café & Pâtisserie

Carlton - Flame Valentino Log Cake

Carlton – Flame Valentino Log Cake

(a) Flame Valentino Log Cake: This cake is inspired by the popular Red Velvet Cupcake. The red velvet sponge is layered with cream cheese and sour cream, with a fresh lemon zest frosting. The cake is available upto 25 December, 2013.

Price: $60 (approximately 1kg)

[9] SHERATON TOWERS – The Dining Room:

Sheraton Towers Cherry Ivory Chocolate Log Cake

Sheraton Towers – Cherry Ivory Chocolate Log Cake

(a) Cherry Ivory Chocolate Log Cake: The delicate cake is packed with full flavours of chocolate hidden underneath that coat of white icing. Available till 25 December, 2013.

Price: $68 (approximately 1kg)

VEGETARIAN OPTIONS

[1] DELCIE’S DESSERTS & CAKES:

Delcie's Christmas Log Cake Vegan

Delcie’s – Christmas Log Cake Vegan

(a) Christmas Log Cake: This chocolate log cake is available in 3 sizes… 5.5″, 7″ & 8″ in round shape.

[2] EMICAKES

Emicakes Chocolate Wish Cake

Emicakes – Chocolate Wish Cake

(a) Chocolate Wishes: This log cake is available in egg as well as eggless version… The small eggless log is available for S$ 47.

Emicakes - Truffle Spark

Emicakes – Truffle Spark

(b) Truffle Spark: The truffle cake is available in eggless version… The small eggless truffle log cake is available for S$ 47.

Emicake Durian Cake

Emicake – Durian Cake

(c) Durian Log Cake: You need not feel left out. Durian Log Cake Eggless option is available… the small cake is for S$ 67.

Emicakes Tiramisu Log Cake

Emicakes – Tiramisu Log Cake

(d) Tiramisu Wonderland Log Cake: This too is available in eggless category… the small cake is for S$ 47.

* This post is original work, based on popular opinion, descriptions of cakes and choices available. This is not a sponsored post. Photo courtesy, respective shops / restaurants / hotels.

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2 thoughts on “Christmas Log Cakes in Singapore – A List

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