Among the festivities for its 2020 Mardi Gras celebration, Café Du Pain Bakery will feature specialty items on its menu, including king cake, the bakery’s official cake.
The Lawrenceville, New Jersey bakery will hold its celebration on Saturday February 22, with a festive menu to match. Creole pastries, both savory and sweet, New Orleans king cake and beignets, as well as favorites like gumbo will be offered throughout the day.
The specialty king cakes are available to pre-order from January 19 through February 26, and orders must be placed 48 hours before pick-up. Throughout this period, the bakery will have selection of special items leading up to Mardi Gras.
“Café du Pain Bakery is a globally inspired Creole bakery with a particular fondness for French patisserie,” says Marie Onyeani, co-founder and chief baker of Café Du Pain Bakery. “Mardi Gras is a big celebration in Creole culture and we are so excited to continue to introduce our customers to this rich history and tradition. I’m looking forward to a month-long homage to the culture, offering customers the opportunity to discover king cakes, and more.”