On February 1, 2015, premium gourmet bakery; Cookie Jar will begin its journey to making 20, Admiralty way, Lekki Phase 1, Lekki its new home.
Founder of The Cookie Jar Bakery and Executive Chef, Tolu Eros has announced that he is opening the doors to the bakery 2 months earlier than scheduled. Speaking on his reason for this, he said "we want our customers to be a part of our journey from start to finish. We are opening our doors, to allow them see and experience the making of the Cookie Jar bakery. Our customers will get a chance to taste, buy and suggest the products in the bakery, interact with the chefs behind the bakery and get a true feel of what makes cookie jar truly special.”
Cookie Jar, set up by Chef Eros in February 2012 with an initial seed capital of 10,000 Naira; specializes in gourmet cookies, bespoke cookies as well as cookie related products like cup cookies, cookie pops, cookie cake, and a wide range of desserts.
The new bakery which will only be open from 12noon to 6pm on Fridays, Saturdays and Sundays for the next 8 weeks starting February 1, promises to be the most exciting journey in Nigerian culinary history.
The concept of the making of the cookie jar bakery is as with everything concerning the cookie jar, truly original. When asked what products to expect at the bakery, the famous chef answered "you tell me”. He added “Swing by, take a selfie, buy a product and let the magic happen in your mouth.”