Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Christmas is here, and all the leading bakeries in Kolkata are ready to spread the joy with their sweet goodies. And, one of the stalwarts in Kolkata, i.e. The Bakery at Lalit Great Eastern, has people queueing up in front of it! After about a month of preparation, The Christmas delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata are available at the bakery, complete with plum cakes, pudding, cookies, and so much more. And, I just got a sneak peek into the beautiful assortment at the city’s oldest bakery!

Tasting of the Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

Tasting of the Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

I had a really fun tasting of the Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata. My blogger friends from Panch Phoron and I tasted their Christmas-special items. We enjoyed a lovely conversation about the traditions of the Bakery at Lalit Great Eastern. We all know about the fruit mixing procedure that takes place in all bakeries during the end of November or the start of December. Dry fruits are marinated in liquor, juices, cinnamon, spices, etc. for about a month, before they are incorporated into Christmas cakes for a rich, festive dessert, which hit the store shelves. Christmas Fruit Cake, Plum Cake, Plum Pudding, Star Cookies, Peanut Butter Cookies, Cinnamon Star Cookies, Vanilla Kimfel, Baser Lakrie – take your pick!

Fruit Cake - Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

Fruit Cake – Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Plum Cake - Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

Plum Cake – Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

But, Great Eastern’s first cakes and desserts of the winter season are made for  the less privileged children. They have associations with some of the NGOs operating in the city. And, the children benefiting from such NGOs receive the first Christmas-special desserts, along with fruits and other gifts. The fresh bakes out of the oven also bring happiness to people who cannot afford to dole out a fortune. The smile of these children is what brings The Bakery its Christmas luck, they believe.

Vanilla Kimfel - Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

Vanilla Kimfel – Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

An Assortment of Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

An Assortment of Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Chocolate Baser Lakrie Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

Chocolate Baser Lakrie Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

A lot of behind-the-scene effort by The Bakery staff members goes into making our year-end celebrations special. From baking the perfect goodies to packing them perfectly – everything requires the best, most careful efforts. the end result? Batch after batch of fresh desserts on the shelves, and happy customers in the city of Kolkata! So, don’t waste time and drop in! Take home the Christmas delights at Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata, for a sweet treat this winter. Because, they are just flying off the shelves fast!

Goody Bag - Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata: JustODThings

Goody Bag – Christmas Delights of Lalit Great Eastern Kolkata

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