Frequently Asked Questions

Q: How far in advance do we need to place our order?
A: We recommend placing your order at least four weeks ahead of time in order to ensure your exact preferences can be met, however, we have been able to create wedding cakes in as little as one day.

Q: Can you do the design that we want?
A: All of our tier cakes are custom decorated. An idea, a sketch or a photo of what you’re looking for is always helpful. We can help you in the creative process by working with wedding colors, themes, or even the design on your gown or invitation.

Q: How long can our cake sit out for display at room temperature?
A: The amount of time varies depending on the cake flavor, whether the reception is indoor or outdoor, and what the season is. Our consultants are happy to provide several alternatives, no matter the circumstances.

Q: How far in advance are your cakes made?
A: Cakes are baked the week of the event and are iced and decorated, at most, 1 to 2 days in advance. Our cakes are never frozen, with the exception of our signature Soufflé cakes and our Princess torte.

Q: How do I pay for my wedding cake?
A: We mail an invoice for cakes ordered more than four weeks prior to the event. Payment must be received no later than two weeks prior to delivery. Payment is required with the order when the order is placed less than four weeks prior to the event.

Q: Do you do a cake tasting?
A: Yes. We are excited to sit down with you to discuss your plans, cake designs, and taste cakes so you can experience the care that goes into making each cake. The tasting takes approximately 1 hour and is scheduled at our Edina location. Please email us at to set up a time. A second appointment may be needed to place the order.

Q: How much do wedding cakes cost?
A: Simple cake flavors and designs are the least expensive. The more complex the cake flavor and design is, the more you should be prepared to pay. We look forward to helping you choose a design and flavor to suit every aspect of your event, including budget

Q: Do I need to bring anything with me to the appointment?
A: There are a few things to consider before coming in: flavors of cake you are interested in, pictures of any cake design you like, and colors you are using. Feel free to bring any ideas and questions you have.

Q: What is a Groom’s cake?
A: A Groom’s cake is a cake designed according to the groom’s interests and can be served either at the Groom’s dinner or wedding reception.