Fresh From The Oven

Welcome to “Fresh From the Oven”, Glenroy Bakery’s blog and news archive.

Our blog is all about the people, community and products that make our industry so fun and unique. Tune in to our regular posts - or subscribe to our mailing list - to stay up to date with all the latest wholesale bakery news and analysis.

Our fresh content is written for the modern baker, and for all of those working in our dynamic and eclectic industry.


Got Brioche?


Wondering what makes your favourite burger so delicious? One word – brioche. It’s a type of bread that dates back to 1404 and has been making our taste buds tingle ever since. Brioche tastes like the perfect balance between savoury and sweet and its rich yet tender texture, means every bite leaves you wanting more. … Read more

French School Lunch

School Lunches from Around the World


How does the traditional Aussie lunchbox stack up against other school lunches from around the world? The US salad chain, Sweetgreen, recently compared US school cafeteria lunches with those served up by its EU counterparts, but what about the humble Vegemite sandwich?

Fresh White Bread

Bread Wars: Which Bread Is Best?


With so many different types of bread available in stores, it’s become all too easy to feel overwhelmed by choice. We take a look at the health benefits of three of our most popular varieties to help you make an informed decision when it comes to selecting your daily bread?

Go Gluten Free

Should We All Go Gluten Free?


Despite an obvious lack of scientific clarity, gluten-free dieting is here to stay. With a host of celebrities endorsing a ‘gluten free’ lifestyle and neurologists like David Perlmutter claiming that gluten is evil, this cloud of confusion needs to be cleared up.

The Golden Cupcake

The World’s Most Expensive Cupcake


If you’re looking for the world’s most expensive cupcake, you’re going to have pack your bags and head over to the desert playground of Dubai. The ‘Golden Phoenix’ cupcake by Bloomsbury’s Cupcakes is a culinary work of art that truly has to be seen to be believed.