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This Saturday (the 17th of March) is St. Patrick’s Day, and what better way to celebrate than with our delicious selection of Irish baked treats and traditional cakes? We have a great range of cakes, buns, pies and other baked goodies that could be perfect for celebrating St. Patrick’s Day in Irish style! Our deli is stocked with Irish treats like Clonakilty black pudding and Bewleys tea, so from individual cupcakes with fun and traditional Irish-themed decoration to cakes and treats for the whole family, there’s something for everyone at Ray’s Bakery this St. Patrick’s Day!

St. Patrick’s Day Cakes

Every St. Patrick’s Day, we at Ray’s create a range of St. Patrick’s Day cakes for our customers to enjoy – and to give our Irish customers a little taste of home! We have a full range of celebration cakes available, and this year’s St. Patrick’s Day collection has plenty of sponge cakes, sandwiches, fruit sponges and Belgian Chocolate, so no matter the favourite in your house, we’ve got the perfect cake for you!

As well as full-size St. Patrick’s Day celebration cakes, we also bake fresh cupcakes every day, perfect for those with lighter appetites. Our St. Patrick’s Day range includes hand-decorated cupcakes, lovingly decorated each day by our master bakers, and featuring a range of traditional and fun Irish decorations. Why not pop in and try one today?

Irish Classics

At Ray’s Bakery, we love to make those little tastes of home that make our customers smile the most. That’s why every St. Patrick’s Day, we make a range of traditional Irish treats for our Irish customers. At a time of year when homesickness threatens to rear its head, we’re here with Irish Soda Bread, potato cakes, a wide range of Irish products in the deli, and even traditional Irish Porter Cake to help our Irish customers feel at home and give everyone else a taste of the Emerald Isle so they can enjoy the celebrations too!

Soda Bread is a fantastic breakfast time option, and goes perfectly with eggs, bacon, sausages and a few slices of Clonakilty black & white pudding – round it out with a fried tomato and some mushrooms for a perfect full Irish breakfast to start your St. Patrick’s Day off the right way!

Our deli will be serving a range of Irish treats too, from Clonakilty Black Pudding (perfect for adding to the full Irish breakfast or topping a slice of toasted soda bread) & Bewleys Teas, which are the ideal accompaniment to a full Irish or a slice of porter cake.

The Irish Porter Cake from Ray’s Bakery is another traditional treat, and it’s one of our favourites – a fruit cake not unlike Christmas Cake, flavoured with a splash of Irish stout, bringing out the flavours of the fruit cake, like the spices that give it its warming, hearty feel. By complementing these less sweet flavours and bringing them to the forefront, Irish Porter Cake puts a delicious new spin on a festive classic!

St. Patrick’s Day at the Ray’s Coffee Shop

To celebrate St. Patrick’s Day this year, Ray’s will be serving themed breakfasts and afternoon teas in our coffee shop. If you’ve ever wanted to try a traditional Irish breakfast, complete with cup of Bewleys tea, or an Irish afternoon tea, you can at Ray’s! Alongside these Irish treats, our café and deli will still be serving the usual great selection – pastries, sandwiches on our fresh-baked bread, cakes and buns, and our full range of teas and coffees.

Come See for Yourself!

If you would like to see what Ray’s Bakery has in store, or you just can’t decide what to go for, why not pop in to one of our local bakeries to see our range for yourself? Our expert bakers lovingly bake and arrange our selection every morning, and we even have a coffee shop in each of our stores where you can sit down for a cup of tea or coffee, relax and try anything from the bakery – including our full selection of Irish treats and specials, cakes & pastries, and sandwiches made from our handmade bread! If you find something you love, you can even pick up the whole article on your way out!

If you’d like more information on our St. Patrick’s Day selection, or you’d like to place an order, you can contact us on 0151 426 6148. No matter whether you need our Prescot store or our Allerton bakery, you can reach them on that number.

We look forward to seeing you – and Lá Fhéile Pádraig Shona Duit!