Emma’s Bakery retail store a ‘dream come true’ for Ballarat baker

Ballarat baker Emma Conroy is feeling like she is waiting for Christmas, counting down the sleeps until she realises her long-held dream of opening her own retail bakery. Ms Conroy has grown her business Emma’s Bakery from a homemade cake stall at the Ballarat Market in 2015 to a commercial wholesale bakery and now to…

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Emma’s Homemade Cakes Podcast Session

I recently joined Nic Ashby on the Ballarat Business podcast. I was extremely humbled to be invited and I loved sharing my story of doing business during COVID-19. Also mentioned in the podcast in the history and backstory to how Emma’s Homemade Cakes all began. It’s my big heart on my sleeve and showcases how…

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Emma’s Homemade Cakes wins gold in national pie challenge

  Emma Conroy and the all-female team behind Emma’s Homemade Cakes are celebrating after winning gold at a national pie and pastie competition last week. The Ballarat-based wholesale and online bakery won two gold and six silver medals at Australia’s Best Pie And Pastie Competition in Sydney. Emma’s received gold for its Brazilian Pulled Beef…

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The Countdown is on for the National Pie Championships

Countdown to the national pie championships. Held in Melbourne this year we will be entering 3 pies and our delicious Pastie. It will also be our first year with our wonderful apprentice Marie entering competition for the first time. It is always a tough competition with bakeries all over Australia flying interstate to compete. We…

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New Product Release- Kingston Biscuit

This week Emma’s Homemade Cakes released the Kingston Biscuit. A delightful anzac biscuit filled with rich dark chocolate ganache. These biscuits are currently available at Double Shot Joe, Cafe Four2Eight, Capra Coffee and Cafe Cornucopia.

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