Mini Desserts

Dessert All Around at the Snake Oil Cocktail party – Underground Elephant

One of San Diego's newest "cool" event spaces is dubbed the Underground Elephant. Located in downtown SD, it's an office space by day and a venue setting by night and weekends. This really unique spot is filled with sunken spaces, living trees, wood and hand-forged iron. Not to mention on special occasions, like their opening [...]

By | 2018-02-27T13:56:30+00:00 March 5th, 2018|Categories: Custom Cakes, Having Fun, Mini Desserts, Newsletter, Specialty Cakes|0 Comments

Recipe – Elaine’s Childhood Chocolate Frosting

Elaine:  "When I was a kid, my favorite thing was to bake up vanilla cake and spread chocolate frosting all over it. Honestly, who didn’t love that? Long story short, things haven’t changed much in 40+ years. I STILL claim that no matter what the cake used is, whether you take the time to make [...]

By | 2018-02-26T10:44:29+00:00 February 26th, 2018|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Melinda’s “Pretty in Pink” 50th Birthday Party

OK, so only a few weeks into 2018 and it's been "A YEAR" already for some of us oldies. Yup, turning 50 has been the talk of the season with many of my friends out there and we weren't sure how to celebrate it. Let's just say it'll be ALL YEAR! Well the fabulous Melinda [...]

By | 2018-02-12T10:31:08+00:00 February 8th, 2018|Categories: Custom Cakes, Having Fun, Mini Desserts, Newsletter, Specialty Cakes|0 Comments

Recipe – Cheesecake

Come on, people, it's Cheesecake and we LOVE it. From whole cheesecakes to cheesecakes pops and even cheesecake shots, our favorite! Add your favorite treats to this cheesecake recipe including chocolate chips, M&M's, cinnamon, OREO crumb, lemon zest...the list is endless. Ingredients GRAHAM CRACKER CRUST* 6 cups (1 lbs. 10oz) - Graham crackers crumbs 1 [...]

By | 2018-01-31T22:01:43+00:00 January 31st, 2018|Categories: Cakes, Custom desserts, Mini Desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , |0 Comments

Showcasing for Toast from the Top Event

We are excited to announce that Sweet Cheeks will be showcasing at the University Club for the Toast from the Top event on Sunday, March 4, 2018. We will be showing anywhere from 1 to 3 cakes PLUS our delicious cake bites! About the Toast from the Top Event Experience a free exclusive Bridal Open House co-hosted [...]

By | 2018-01-29T16:19:53+00:00 January 18th, 2018|Categories: Cupcakes, Giving Back, Industry, Mini Desserts, Newsletter|0 Comments

Sweet Cheeks Sends Cookies to Qatar

The Holidays can bring out the giving spirit in people, but for us it is year-round! This year we put extra LOVE into this shipment of custom cookies for some of our Air Force troops out in Qatar.  A combination of classic cookies, troop badge logo cookies, and rainbow sugar cookies brought JOY & laughs [...]

By | 2018-01-29T12:23:57+00:00 January 4th, 2018|Categories: Custom Cakes, Custom desserts, Newsletter|0 Comments

Recipe – Tasty Tiramisu

A very traditional dessert from my Italian heritage, Tiramisu. Also known as "Pick me up" is so-named from the espresso/coffee that we use to soak the biscuits.  Beware, you MAY NOT SLEEP after a large portion!  ;) I've been making this "recipe" since 1993 from when I owned my Italian restaurant, The Excelsior Cafe in [...]

By | 2018-02-08T19:17:17+00:00 December 18th, 2017|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Recipe – Pear Ginger Crumb Tart

Happy Holidays, everyone! Yes, it's that time of the month where we share with you one of our beloved recipes. This month it is our Pear Ginger Crumb Tart! The coolest thing about this tart is that the pie shell can be used in any format such as tart, pie pan, mini, etc. Have fun [...]

By | 2017-11-28T09:05:01+00:00 November 28th, 2017|Categories: Custom desserts, Newsletter, Recipes|Tags: , , , |0 Comments

Magical Unicorns and Family Pets: Always A Crowd Pleaser

We receive many amazing referrals from other professionals in the industry, but it still warms our hearts most when these pros choose us to create their OWN special occasion cakes & desserts. What an HONOR! The most recent order was made by Alya Zahid. Alya is the owner of two beautiful businesses: H. KLES BRIDAL [...]

Sweet Hazel – Our Community’s Little Angel

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 precious angel. "And though [...]