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rob1234 Apr 3, 2009 02:23 PM

Does anyone have some suggestions for wedding cakes in the Edmonton area?

We're looking for a very modern, colorful, unique design (good tasting of course) for 80-90 people in August. Google found whimsical, the art of cake, and bake me a cake but I can't many opinions on them other than that whimsical cupcakes are overrated although whimsical had the best looking cakes based on their websites.

  1. anonymoose Apr 3, 2009 11:45 PM

    Had a bad experience with a Whimsical cake (cake layer fell off due to insufficient support). The cake tasted fine though and everyone enjoyed eating it.

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    1. re: anonymoose
      anonymoose Apr 3, 2009 11:57 PM

      Sorry just remembered something... a friend was telling me about a baker in Beaumont that made cakes like the one you are looking for. No idea about the taste although I assume you would be doing cake tastings prior to ordering. http://www.legateau.ca/

      If you want something different, for her wedding a friend of mine did 3 tiers of ice cream cake from Marble Slab. And they give you a tasting session as well. I think I liked the tasting session more than the actual wedding....

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      S_B_Russell Apr 4, 2009 04:09 AM

      We used Whimsical for our wedding and it was all good. Funky looking (in a good way) and very tasty.

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        Anomay Apr 4, 2009 11:10 PM

        Try her: http://cakesbycandace.net/

        I got tons of compliments for our wedding cake.

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          rob1234 Apr 5, 2009 02:19 PM

          Thanks everyone. I'll probably try to meet with a few. I've already contacted art of cake and whimsical and I'll try legateau and candace. I'm sure one of them will have what we want.

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            pennystock Apr 6, 2009 06:43 AM

            My family uses Cakes by Janna for all occasions (including my wedding). It was beautiful, tasty and very reasonably priced

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              fuzzyjay Apr 10, 2009 01:20 PM

              I totally agree with pennystock. Cakes by Janna did my wedding cake as well, and it was fabulous (we got a pattern that matched my wife's dress), delicious, and well priced. I highly recommend them.

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                rob1234 May 4, 2009 08:41 AM

                Thanks. We actually decided to not have a cake at all. It's a very untraditional wedding and we're now just getting some desserts from the caterer.

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