Allan “Al” Ackroyd, age 90, was born on August 16, 1926 in Windsor, Ontario to Dorcas and William Ackroyd, immigrants of Scotland. Al spent his childhood in Windsor with his siblings Silas, Lloyd, and Ethel. He met the love of […]
My Own Personal Love Affair with Clotted Cream The first time I heard the term “clotted cream,” my initial thought was, “what is that, and why does it sound like a fancy name for cottage cheese?” I googled this term […]
For those who wish to order Christmas goodies, our online Christmas store can be found at https://squareup.com/market/ackroyds-christmas-store. Check back often as we will be adding many items throughout the season. Happy Holidays!
Haggis is a dish that harkens back centuries – possibly as far back as the 15th century. Back then, every part of the animal was used, a trend that has been coming back into fashion in the past 10 years. We […]
Recently we have received a lot of questions about our currant squares. Namely, people have questioned the use of raisins versus currants. As many of you know, currant squares are also known as fruit squares, raisin squares, and (most […]
In anticipation of the “Big Game” coming up on February 1, we are offering a special of EPIC proportions. Build your own dozen with any combination of meat pies, large sausage rolls, bridies, and/or cheese & onion pies PLUS […]
We will be accepting orders and walk-in business both today (12/30) and tomorrow. We will be open until 2 PM on New Year’s Eve. Please note that we will be closed on New Year’s Day and January 2, 2015. We […]
Please note that we are no longer able to take Christmas orders for 2014. We are on a strict wait list only. We are joyfully overwhelmed by the high demand this year! If you have already placed an order, we […]
Allan Ackroyd demonstrates how to make shortbread on Fox 2 Detroit’s “Made in Michigan” segment.
Fox 2 Detroit features Ackroyd’s Scottish Bakery’s savory pies as part of their “Host Your Own Michigan Holiday Party” segment.