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Creme Egg Cupcakes Are Back

Sunday, February 24th, 2013

That’s right. It’s that time of year again. For a limited time, Creme Egg cupcakes are now available at markets.


U105.8 Drive Radio Interview with Johnny Hero at Belfast Continental Market

Wednesday, December 5th, 2012

We were on the radio! On Friday 30th November, Johnny Hero of U105.8 Drive invited our founder & baker, Nathan to stop by their mobile radio broadcast unit on the Belfast City Hall grounds for a chat about Windy City Baking Co.’s involvement at the Belfast Continental Market. Below is the audio excerpt of that broadcast. Thank you U105.8 and Johnny Hero!

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Belfast Christmas Market 2012

Thursday, November 15th, 2012
night time photo of the Christmas Market on the Belfast City Hall grounds

Belfast Christmas Market 2011. Photo by belfastcitycouncil.

Ring the bells! Hang the tinsel! Light the tree! Head to the Belfast City Hall grounds to pick up your Christmas cupcakes and cookies from Windy City Baking Co.!

We are happy to announce that we will be offering our gourmet American–style baked goods at the Belfast Christmas Continental Market. The annual market features many fine foods and gifts sure to excite your senses. We’ll be featuring unique items each day, so come early and often!

Remember to bring your “Deal of the Day” Loyalty Card too so you can earn free goodies from us.

Also, the Belfast City Council is giving away £500 in vouchers redeemable at the market. Five (5) lucky winners will win £100. If you’re 18+ and a resident of Northern Ireland, click here to enter!

Whether you win the vouchers or not, make sure to swing by the Windy City Baking Co. stall to load up on sweet treats for the holidays. Our tasty confections make great gifts your loved ones will enjoy!

The market opens Saturday 17 November at noon and continues through Thursday 20 December. But remember, our stall will begin trading on Sunday, the 18th of November. Opening hours are listed below.

Belfast Christmas Market Opening Hours

  • Monday — Wednesday: 10am — 8pm
  • Thursday — Saturday: 10am — 10pm (closes at 6pm on Thursday 20 December)
  • Sunday: 1pm — 6pm

Pay Online: Now Live

Monday, May 28th, 2012

Want to order some cupcakes or make a deposit on a wedding order?

Well, now you can make online payments using the Pay Online section of our website.

Here’s How…
1. Request a quote from us
2. Agree to the quote & Request an invoice
3. We’ll email you the invoice number
4. Type the invoice number in on the Pay Online page & proceed by entering your payment details.
5. We’ll bake and deliver your order

Simple. As. That.

Flag Down a FREEBIE!

Wednesday, May 9th, 2012

This weekend at The Causeway Specialty Market, we will be introducing the NEW Deal of the Day” Loyalty Card.

Buy the Deal of the Dayor a Box of 6 Cupcakes and Earn a stamp on your card. After 6 punches we’ll give you a Box of 4 Cupcakes for FREE!

Ask for more details on Saturday. See you there!


Back at The Walls in L/Derry

Friday, February 3rd, 2012

So we are back at the Walled City Market, kicking off the start of another great year in the Maiden City (L/Derry).

We will be trading at our usual location from 9am-4pm in the Guildhall Square.

Our Classic American Cookies and Handcrafted Cupcakes will be available for your viewing and tasting pleasure.

Creme Egg Cupcakes are back in season… This time with a brand new look, with the same great taste. You’ve gotta try one!

Come on by and say hello. Better yet, come on by and pick up some of the tastiest American food this side of the Atlantic.

Christmas Is Coming…

Wednesday, November 2nd, 2011

During the months of November and December, Windy City Baking Co. will be bringing some new and exciting Holiday flavours to the markets. Black Forest, Salted Caramel & Pecan Crunch, Chocolate & Orange, Ginger Spice and Chocolate Snow-Ball are just a few of the new creations we’ll be whipping up. Come by the Walled City Market in L/Derry this Saturday from 10am-4PM for a sneak peak of these new delicious cupcake flavours.

Causeway Speciality Market this Saturday!

Wednesday, May 11th, 2011

We will be making our third appearance at the Causeway Speciality Market this Saturday, 14th of May. Trading is from 9am-2:30pm and we will be selling moist and delicious cupcakes, American pies, and of course our famous Gourmet Cookie Dough. Tell your friends!

New Markets Added

Saturday, May 7th, 2011

Check the Markets section of this site to view an updated list of the locations you can find Windy City Baking Co. throughout the summer months.

Now Trading at the Causeway Speciality Market

Wednesday, April 6th, 2011

Windy City Baking Co. is pleased to join one of the most loved and highly attended monthly farmers markets on the North Coast. This weekend, Saturday the 9th of April, the Causeway Speciality Market of Coleraine celebrates it 5 year anniversary.  This will be Windy City’s second appearance at this market.

Last month the weather was poor, and many of you stayed indoors.  Now that the forecast for the weekend is looking bright, don’t miss out on some of the most incredible cupcakes around. We’ll also be selling pocket apple pies, cinnamon rolls, apple danish, and of course our wildly popular Gourmet Cookie Dough. We’ll be trading from 9am-2:30pm.  Supplies are limited, so make sure to show up early and buy plenty! Can’t wait to see you there!

View the article from the Ballymoney Times where Windy City has been featured in promotion of the 5th Anniversary Market.