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icebox521 Jul 29, 2007 03:50 PM

Hello everyone, My only daughter informed me she will be getting married in less than 3 months. Coming from a very small rural area southwest of Chicago-(sandwich/plano area)
we are limited on bakeries or anyone that does custom cakes. The most popular "cake lady" in our area is unavailable for my daughters reception date. I am looking for suggestions for someone in the area that does an extremely nice cake.Your recommendations will be most appreciated.

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    Mugs RE: icebox521 Jul 29, 2007 07:38 PM

    These three bakeries in Joliet have their cake fans:

    Milano Bakery, S. Chicago St. (Italian)
    Joliet Bakery, Plainfield Rd. (Polish)
    Baklava Plus, Essington Rd. (Lebanese)

    Good luck.

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      synchroqueen RE: icebox521 Jul 30, 2007 12:57 PM

      Pastry Pantry in Naperville is great.... I think that is somewhat close to you...
      www.pastrypantry.com
      good luck!!

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        libgirl2 RE: icebox521 Jul 30, 2007 02:35 PM

        I had my own cake made by :
        Gigante bakery
        140 S Bolingbrook Dr.
        Bolingbrook
        630-972-0122
        the cake was gorgeous and delicious! People who normally are not big cake eaters were amazed.

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          chowhound1122 RE: icebox521 Jan 21, 2008 08:21 AM

          for unique cakes which are delicious try http://www.sweetpsweets.com

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