The Classic Bakery Blog
Posted on October 18th, 2010 in blog
It was Hamed’s 25th brithday and what better way to surprise the king of Patron with a 3D recreation of a Patron Bottle. The bottle featured a lifelike fondant made cork with the seal and certificate of authenticity hanging around the bottleneck. No, the bottle was not filled with tequila, rather a chocolate and yellow [...]
Posted on September 13th, 2010 in blog
I love the opportunity to work with individuals who like to think “outside the box” when it comes to cakes and desserts. Recently I had the pleasure of working with my longtime friend Medea who needed desserts for her sister-in-laws bridal shower. She came up with the wonderful idea to have a cupcake tree, topped [...]
Posted on June 9th, 2010 in blog
What better way to ensure a “YES!” with this one of a kind Tiffany Box proposal cake. The cake is a 3-layer butter and vanilla flavor with our popular raspberry cream filling. The Tiffany box is constructed of fondant and gum-paste bearing the whopping 3-carat round cut diamond ring set in a classic Tiffany’s solitaire [...]
Posted on January 25th, 2010 in blog
1200+ brides showed up to taste our wonderful selection of cake samples. It was a record turnout, and we are anxious to attend more bridal shows for DC-area brides!
Posted on December 22nd, 2009 in blog
Putting the finishing touches on the first batch of this weeks yule log orders!
Posted on December 18th, 2009 in blog
The first batch of Christmas cookies gets the final touches by Gabby as they go to the rack. Cookies in the shape of Christmas tree’s, Santa Claus, stars, candy canes, and ginger bread men are among the wonderful creations.
Posted on November 30th, 2009 in blog
It’s that time of year again – Afra and Gabby (our decorating duo) deck the bakery with Christmas ornaments and decorations. Good thing we got “non-shattering” Christmas ornaments.
Posted on November 20th, 2009 in blog
Classic Bakery is proud to announce our new and improved website. Updates include an interactive online store with nationwide shipping, Blog, Updated user interface, larger photos in photo gallery, and more…
Posted on November 12th, 2009 in blog
Explosions, helicopters, machine guns, car chases – a true disaster of a wedding cake. This 007 wedding cake was made for 100 guests with a foe top tier made from Styrofoam. The bride and groom totally gave their guests a centerpiece to talk about.
Posted on July 22nd, 2009 in Cakes
To celebrate her parents’ 25th silver anniversary, Obha had a magnificent unisex cake made to please them both. The cake features a handmade BMW logo cake for her father’s love of BMW’s — made of Yellow cake layered with custard chocolate mousse filling and fondant icing, and for her Fashionista mother, she chose to have [...]