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New Dessert Cake Shots Hit the Menu at Sweet Cheeks

September 8th, 2017|

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 [...]

Sweet Cheeks Wins Another Wedding Wire Couples’ Choice Award 2017

September 7th, 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 [...]

Celebrate in OUR Kitchen! Announcing Decorating Classes

August 31st, 2017|

Looking for a unique party idea for you and/or your kids? Well, Sweet Cheeks Baking Co. offers Decorating Classes! What a Super fun experience for kids (and/or adults) to learn while making delicious art! While kid’s birthday parties are most common, they can be held for adults too: birthday parties, [...]

The Support Teams Shined at This Perfect Wedding at L’Auberge Del Mar

August 21st, 2017|

Today we celebrate an incredible, larger than life coupleSamantha & Steve from NJ/NYC (my homeland), you crazy kids, CONGRATULATIONS to you! Some quick, fun tidbits about them: Italian famiglia! Eat a cannoli, then work it off at the gym. Sinatra sings it best: "No one else could love you more". [...]

Some Recipes are Just . . . “Cockeyed” (Vegan Chocolate Cake Recipe)

August 14th, 2017|

So many of our recipes over the years hail from our moms, grandmothers, and family friends. But occasionally one REALLY GREAT recipe from our past, straight out of a book, keeps us coming back and wanting to share it. Today’s recipe not only brings back some of the fondest of [...]

Courtney and Waller’s L’Auberge Wedding

August 7th, 2017|

We were thrilled to help Courtney & Waller celebrate their wedding and from the looks of things, it was incredible! And what a unique setup as our wedding cake was flanked on both sides by macarons provided by La Reine Des Macarons. Thank you to Garret Richardson for the pictures [...]

Sweet Hazel – Our Community’s Little Angel

June 14th, 2017|

Beautiful Altbaum Family portrait Hazel Altbaum's name has carried through our wedding & events circle - through Healing Hazel fund raisers, blood drives, donations, and regular updates - for her 2 year struggle with a very aggressive Leukemia.  Hazel, Hazey, Hazel Bug, Hazelnut,...the true giggle-monster is now a [...]

Sweet Lambies, Sweet Cheeks Turned 10 !!!!

March 30th, 2017|

Holy Cow!  It's INCREDIBLE!!!  We're already celebrating 10 YEARS??? The Perfect "10" Cake - Citrus with Raspberry cream 1, Pistachio with Almond buttercream 0 When the 2 of us Cheeks started out, during the financial crusher of 2007, we never dreamed we'd soon be creating 400+ wedding cakes a [...]

Dessert Stations – “How To” in a current wave of DELICIOUS!

August 30th, 2016|

How many can you fit in the palm of your hand while dancing? (1, 2, 3,...ok 5!) Whose partying late-night after the DJ & Band?  Clearly they'll need treats! Dessert Stations (Dessert bars, buffets, call them what you like) are here to stay.  Delicious, customizable, beautiful, colorful, fun, and PORTABLE [...]

Farewell to our Chocolate Icon – Gene Wilder

August 30th, 2016|

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 [...]