In the Press

New Dessert Cake Shots Hit the Menu at Sweet Cheeks

The NEW Cake Shots, deep, dark, and decadent... YUMMMM!!! We're proud to introduce a new line up of our highly popular, and super yummy parfait cake shots: Pumpkin Spiced Latte ~ Smashing Pumpkin cake layered with latte cream cheese and Spiced buttercream. Red Velvet Lovelies ~ Red Velvet cake layered with white chocolate mousse and [...]

By | 2017-09-29T10:19:12+00:00 September 8th, 2017|Categories: In the Press, Newsletter|0 Comments

Sweet Cheeks Wins Another Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Award 2017

WeddingWire, the leading global online wedding marketplace, named Sweet Cheeks Baking Company as a winner of the prestigious WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2017 for Wedding Cakes in San Diego. The WeddingWire Couples’ Choice Awards® 2017 recognizes the top five percent of wedding professionals in the WeddingWire Network who demonstrate excellence in quality, service, responsiveness and [...]

By | 2017-09-29T10:19:12+00:00 September 7th, 2017|Categories: In the Press, Newsletter|0 Comments

Farewell to our Chocolate Icon – Gene Wilder

Known by many (of us older than 25) as the true "Willy Wonka," genius actor/director Gene Wilder passed away this month, leaving behind a mecca of memories, famous lines, and visions of gumdrops to those of us in the sweets industry. Willy Wonka in his land of Sweets - a world we relate to! [...]

By | 2017-02-28T15:36:57+00:00 August 30th, 2016|Categories: In the Press|Tags: , |0 Comments

The WOW of Modern Luxury Metallic Cakes

Always creating, always wanting to stay current in style...so many precious metals to add a touch of WOW! Our amazing Lead Decorator Kaitlynn Regan created this masterpiece with hand-cut & gold dusted wafer feathers as well.  Coordinating this stunning setting was Ashley Mayo, owner of Adore Wedding Designs See the beautiful feature blog post on this Wedding [...]

A Food Network Birthday Party!

Happy Birthday, Gale Gand, from Sweet Cheeks Baking Co! One of FOOD Network's finest pastry chefs and James Beard Award Winning Chef celebrated her birthday during this year's outstanding San Diego Bay Wine & Food Festival - specifically during the first annual ONE WORLD BEEF - "Celebrate the Chef" Event that the festival showcased. The [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:04:54+00:00 December 31st, 2014|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, In the Press, Specialty Cakes, Venues, Wholesale Accounts|0 Comments

Ultimate Weddings: Styled Photo Shoot at Loew’s Coronado

http://vimeo.com/106079012 We get asked regularly to provide amazing cakes for photo shoots (which is very flattering but impossible to keep up with), but Holy Cannoli, this is one gorgeous photo shoot we did at Loew's Coronado Bay Resort!  Glad we said yes!  ;) Quite a spectacular team of Wedding Professionals, led by Suher Haidar & [...]

By | 2017-02-28T14:35:54+00:00 November 12th, 2014|Categories: Cakes, Featured Friends, In the Press, Industry, Photo Shoots, Venues|0 Comments

Martha Stewart Loves Sweet Cheeks!

Yay! A welcome nod from Martha Stewart Weddings to a gorgeous wedding cake we made to fit a spectacular watercolor theme at San Diego Museum... http://www.marthastewartweddings.com/362235/whimsical-art-museum-wedding-san-diego-california/@center/272446/real-weddings#359079   Watercolor wedding Thanks to the lovely & stylishly talented Heather at Amorology Weddings for her insanely fun ideas and to Joielala Photography for their stunning & [...]

Real Weddings ~ features we’re included in from over the web!

As 2013 comes to an end, and 2014 is practically upon us, we'd like to pause and reflect on some of the events and/or weddings that we may not have blogged about. We have the best jobs, truly, and to be able to create wedding/special event cakes for those in San Diego (getting married) is [...]

Fit Foodie Fun Run

 Want to feel better about that Thanksgiving meal?  Well, the week before Thanksgiving, Saturday November 23rd, is the Cooking Light + Health Magazines' Fit Foodie 5K.  The race is an opportunity for San Diego foodies to work up an appetite, on a course that features friends and family cheering stations, a finish line celebration, and a [...]

In case you missed it….

Last week, we were on CBS 8 News - San Diego for a segment that featured our small, yet wonderful team here at Sweet Cheeks Baking Company! We had reporter, Larry Himmel, join us in our kitchen to see how the culinary magic happens!  He met some of our amazing artists and bakers, and even [...]