Are you a fan of Earl Grey tea? Besides sipping on the soothing beverage, there are many other ways to enjoy the tea – including in the form of a sweet treat. Indeed, tea-flavoured bakes have gained huge popularity in recent years, with a bevvy of bakers selling the likes of creamy cakes, gelato and drinks. Whether it’s to celebrate a special occasion or just a lovely treat for afternoon tea, here are 20 of the top Earl Grey cakes to sample.
This Earl Grey cake by Baker’s Brew is made with three layers of Earl Grey-infused sponge and filled with Earl Grey liquid cheese. Frosted with a chantilly cream, and topped off with Earl Grey cream cheese peaks, jelly balls and lavender sprigs. A fantastic choice for Earl Grey fans and those looking for a less-sweet option!
One of the bestsellers at Edith Patisserie, the Earl Grey Lavender Cake is made with a soft chiffon sponge infused with premium Earl Grey tea leaves. The buttercream is scented with natural lavender oil for a fragrant floral scent that pairs well with tea.
Twenty Grammes’ Earl Grey Chocolate Cake, instead of layers of an Earl Grey flavoured cake, has a fluffy chocolate cake layer that is frosted with Earl Grey tea blend, finished with chocolate drizzle and garnished with lavender petals. If you love the combination of chocolate, Earl Grey and lavender – this is the perfect cake for you!
We all know TWG for their tea, but the brand dishes out spectacular patisseries too! Try the Chocolate Earl Grey Cake – an entremet of decadent dark chocolate mousse is infused with Earl Grey Fortune and layered with almond sponge, orange marmalade and almond streusel.
Pulse Patisserie does an Earl Grey cake unlike any other. Here, Earl Grey tea is filled with dried Provençal lavender flowers before it is gently whipped into a mousse. Layers of vanilla chiffon sponge create a blank canvas for Earl Grey & lavender crème brûlée alongside a buttery shortbread base.
One of the most unique Earl Grey cakes can be found at Keong Saik Bakery. The Seashore 2.0 cake features a blue-hued layer of sea salt butterfly pea mousse, with the bottom portion composed of aromatic earl grey cheesecake, as well as a buttery earl grey shortbread base that gives a pleasing textural contrast.
Flor Patisserie is known for its Japanese-style French pastries. To quell your Earl Grey craving, indulge in the light and lovely Earl Grey Tofu Chiffon. Fluffy, soft and moist chiffon cake is made healthy with the addition of silken tofu with Earl Grey powder.
Indulge in the light and lovely Earl Grey Lavender Crepe Cake by Two Bake Boys. The delicate confection includes alternating layers of eggy, wafer-thin French crepes and aromatic Earl Grey-infused cream.
The White Ombre’s best seller will delight your senses with its luscious blend of tastes and textures. Fluffy vanilla sponge is infused with Earl Grey tea, and layered with a light as a cloud Earl Grey cream on a crunchy puff pastry base. The whole cake is covered in crunchy, caramelized puff pastry flakes and topped with the freshest seasonal strawberries.
This Earl Grey Salted Caramel Cake by Blissful Moon Bakery get the perfect pairing with the salted caramel fresh cream! The cake is tender, moist, and jam-packed with Earl Grey flavour, thanks to the tea-infused batter. Homemade salted caramel is made and added into the buttercream to create a frosting that is deeply sweet and creamy.
Bakery Brera is known for its freshly baked artisan breads and a delectable range of Viennoiseries made only with the finest ingredients and flours from France and Japan. To mark a special occasion, get their Earl Grey Lavender Cake that is freshly made by Brera’s pastry chef. Do note that orders require at least three days’ notice!
Indulge in this unique yet distinctive lavender-flavoured cake which is perfectly harmonized with smooth-tasting Earl Grey flavour. Bellton's Earl Grey Lavender cake is assembled with a double layer of lavender-flavoured mousse and Earl Grey-infused sponge, creating a light yet sweet-tasting cake that is sure to delight.
This Earl Grey Seasalt Hazelnut cake is a sophisticated dessert that will satisfy your cravings for something sweet, salty, and nutty. The cake features layers of airy Earl Grey chiffon cake perfectly balanced by the richness of creamy praline buttercream. The frosting is studded with an abundance of roasted hazelnuts, which add a lovely crunch and a deep, nutty flavour to the cake. A touch of Maldon sea salt is sprinkled over the top, enhancing the sweetness of the cake and adds a delightful salty kick.
Your tastebuds are in for a treat with this super velvety treat by Whyzee. Get a mouthful of rich lavender-infused cream enveloped within layers of chiffon cake. Made with premium Earl Grey tea leaves and smooth cream mousse, this one is perfect for those who prefer lighter cakes.
Creme Maison Bakery’s take on an Earl Grey cake sees Gryphon classic Earl Grey tea-infused with sponge cake, then layered with lavender cream cheese and topped with dried lavender petals.
Honeypeachsg’s take on the Earl Grey cake that will be the perfect birthday cake or wedding cake for your celebration! The Earl Grey Lavender Cake has a light yet flavourful Earl Grey cake base that matches well with their wonderfully fragrant lavender-infused fresh cream.
White Spatula’s Earl Grey Lavender Cake features Earl Grey and lavender-infused cake with lavender-perfumed rosettes, bringing a subtle tea and floral flavour to the cake! It is also dense without being overly sweet, making this a treat that all ages can enjoy.
The Lavender Earl Grey Cake by The Frosted Chick features earl grey sponge layers with earl grey curd and lavender-infused Swiss meringue buttercream. It is then decorated with dried lavender flowers, Earl Grey and sugar pearls.
Grams’ Earl Grey Lavender cake is freshly baked with a special homemade Earl Grey lavender milk. This three-layered cake is satisfyingly dense and rich, and is frosted with homemade Earl Grey lavender Swiss meringue buttercream.
A best-selling cake in All Things Delicious, the Lady Grey Cake is a Eurasian masterpiece lightly covered in vanilla buttercream, and then sprinkled with beautifully fragrant rose petals. This delicious cake would make a great gift too!