A Co Antrim bakery has the recipe for success having increased their sales throughout the UK and Ireland by 75% during lockdown as they mark their fifth birthday.
Ooh & Aah Cookies, based in Ballyclare, is owned by Barbara-Anne McMullan and Ruth Armstrong and despite having ceased trading for five weeks at the beginning of lockdown, reopened in April, and has had phenomenal success since, with the in-demand cookies selling out every week.
The unique offering includes 7” and 12’’ Personalised Cookie Cards; Signature Stuffed Cookies and Limited Edition Cookies, with fun flavours including The Snickerbocker Glory, The Lemon Meringue, The Milky Slay and The Jaffa Jookie.
Ruth said: “We have enjoyed steady growth over the last five years, however as a small team with young families, we felt that we had no option than to temporarily close at the beginning of lockdown.
“It didn’t feel like it at the