When it comes to success in the baking world, it's only the extremely talented, creative, and most delicious confectioners that make their way to the top. We've gathered a list of some of Houston's most inspiring kitchen success stories that have made their way to the mouths of local Houstonians, which will be sure to inspire your cake dreams with their beautiful Instagram feeds!
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Creative founders Dena Tripp and Debbie Shwetz quickly realized that in order to find the perfect recipe for their charismatic bundt cakes, they were going to need the perfect ingredients. After joining kitchens in 1977, this unstoppable duo went on to create a nationwide cake success story. Their delectable Instagram feed is filled with perfectly-iced bundt cakes — providing a seamless resource for this baking pair to post their endless sugary delights. Read real brides' reviews here!
This family-owned-and-operated bakery has been serving delicious handcrafted desserts in Houston for more than 20 years. Founded by owners Leonardo and Francis Reznick back in 1994, the bakery is now a southern establishment of all things delicious — including intricately-decorated wedding cakes. The multi-talented team fills our Instagram feeds with an endless zone of creativity (including this chocolate-drenched goodness, above) when it comes to making the cake of your dreams. Read real bride's reviews here!
What started as a simple passion for sweets quickly blossomed into one of Houston's most successful small baking businesses. After spending years catering parties and weddings, two self-taught bakers and friends put their ideas together to create this unique CityCentre bakery. An editorial-like spread of sweets featured on this Instagram provides endless hours of cake inspo for any Texas bride-to-be.
Often noted as the finest cookies in Houston for the last seven years, Michael's Cookie Jar is owned by professionally-trained pastry chef and owner Michael Savino. The bakery has been satisfying Houston sweet tooths with its intricately-decorated baked goods, and its Instagram feed will keep your mouth watering. Brides who are looking for flavors outside of the traditional chocolate chip are in luck — the bakeshop includes unique flavors like lemon, maple, and toffee pecan — perfect for a wedding cookie bar. Read real bride's reviews here!
This family-owned business has served Houstonians for more than five generations — creating amazing baked goods as self-proclaimed "memory makers who happen to be bakers." This 65-year-old landmark bakery continues to earn local accolades and national recognition. Using Instagram as a platform for its creative cake creations, it's no wonder that their Instagram feed is full of one-of-a-kind, creatively-decorated treats. Read real brides' reviews here!