Hans' Bakery in Anoka was originally opened in 1973 by Hans Birkner, a German immigrant. After the bakery closed, it was resurrected by the current owners, Kelly & Ben Olsen and Doug Hoskin, in 2014.
What to Order at Hans' Bakery
The bakery sells a variety of baked goods, including donuts, cupcakes, bars and cookies. However, their specialty is the "Beehive". If you want to do something unique, you may want to order that! Don't sleep in for this bakery though. They are only open from 6 am to Noon, Tuesdays through Sundays.
In There Own Words:
Namesake: Hans J. Birkner 1931-1998
Hans Birkner was a master of traditional German baking. Especially known for his famous "Beehive," a layered pastry filled with custard and topped with powdered sugar and slivered almonds.
-From Hans' Bakery Website
Birthday Parties with Hans' Bakery
Planning a birthday party at home? You can order your cake through the bakery -- for birthday parties, weddings or even just because. Call the bakery to learn more. For more DIY birthday party ideas, we have 5 DIY Birthday Parties for Any Age, Simplified and ideas for where to find At-Home Birthday Kits in the Twin Cities.
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