It goes without saying that when you’re picking your wedding cake, you want it to be the crème de la crème. But before you head down a rabbit hole of never-ending cake tastings that may make it hard to stick to your wedding diet, don’t despair. Whether you’re trying to track down a vendor that will make a groom’s cake that literally looks like the Millennium Falcon or find a bakery that will accommodate the 12 different dietary restrictions in your wedding party, you don’t have to search beyond Brooklyn’s borders to find some seriously skilled sweet shops. Read ahead for some of the best in the borough.
World of Chantilly
Known for its ultra-tall tiered cakes draped in lifelike looking flowers, World of Chantilly is just the place if you’re hoping for a traditional wedding cake. All their products are kosher and the bakery can also provide other pastries or party favors for some one-stop sweets shopping. In addition to cakes, the company also puts out a massive output of desserts on a regular basis from its Brooklyn locale, including everything from rainbow cookies to chocolate rum balls. So not only do you have your wedding cake covered, you have a go-to place for any desserts you may need leading up to the big day.
Sweet Touch by Iva
This vendor’s over the top intricate cake displays are truly jaw dropping and something your guests won’t soon forget. It doesn’t matter if you’re jonesing for a macaron tower or are envisioning sparkly fondant snowflakes cascading down the side of your cake, Sweet Touch can make it happen. Customers emphasize the level of professionalism and creativity the company brings to each event. Your guests are sure to be talking about the cake long after the last dance.
Sweet Pistachio Patisserie
This bakery, which has a focus on French techniques that will have you saying ooh la la, is adept at handling a slew of dietary restrictions. Gluten free, vegan or highly allergic to dairy? No problem! The shop’s whimsical designs look like something right of our Pinterest dreams—think macarons in pastel colors and berry-topped tarts so delicate you almost feel bad eating them. Almost...but not quite.
A's Exquisite Cakes & Chocolates Inc.
Brides who are envisioning intricate or replication-style cakes for bachelorette parties or bridal showers don’t have to cross the Hudson to get “Cake Boss” type desserts. Designing a cake that looks like a slot machine for your bachelorette, or like a stack of Chanel bags for your shower is no sweat for this bakery. Is your hubby-to-be a major sports fan or gamer? Have them make a cake that looks like an Xbox or like his favorite player’s soccer jersey. Both your Instagram feed and your sweet tooth will be satisfied.