Top 5 Wedding Cakes
With wedding season in full swing and invitations piling up on our desks, we decided to delve into the world of wedding cakes and dig up our top picks. From designer and elaborate masterpieces to dainty pastry towers, there’s a little something for everyone.
Prepare to be transported to Paris with choux à la crème from 126 Grammes on Aberdeen Street. These bite-sized cream puffs are perfect for creating a choux wedding tower filled with different flavours to suit each of your guests. Delight in the soft and delicious experience that each choux provides. With flavours such as caramel, chocolate, green tea and raspberry, these little pastries will allow you to have a wedding cake with a difference and promise to bring modern savoir-faire to your wedding reception.
126 Grammes, 42 Aberdeen Street, Central; +852 2886-1885
Penney Pang Designer Cakes
Having won several awards locally and around the world, Penney Pang’s designer cakes are sure to impress your guests. With intricate sugar flowers and beautifully crafted décor, the designer wedding cakes are consistently jaw dropping. Pang’s bespoke designs feature intricate peony flowers and oriental trellising combined with smooth fondant coatings over each tier of a flavour-of-your-choice moist and sumptuous cake. If you’re looking for your wedding cake to pack a classical punch, then this confectionary artist couldn’t be more of a perfect choice for your special day.
Penney Pang Designer Cakes, firstname.lastname@example.org
If you’re looking for something a little bit different, look no further. Sift arguably makes some of the best cupcakes in town. With the combination of their rich, gourmet cakes and delectable toppings, featuring flavours from plain vanilla and chocolate to fan favourites salty caramel and red velvet and cult hits lemon meringue and green tea, we can’t think of a better way to provide your guests with a sumptuous and beautiful masterpiece to devour that everyone will enjoy. Not only does Sift provide gorgeous cakes, but their presentation is definitely extraordinary as well, creating exquisite cupcake towers to present at your reception.
Sift Desserts, 22/F Horizon Plaza, Unit 17-19, Ap Lei Chau; +852 2870 3887
The Mandarin Cake Shop
The Mandarin Cake Shop is renowned for creating stunning masterpieces and intricate cakes. With a waiting list of who’s who clients dying for a cake by the talented Bob Tay, we don’t wonder why this cake shop has become institutional. Under the guidance of Yves Matthey, Tay creates some of the most visually spectacular cakes in Hong Kong, demanding people to take a second look. The cake above even features stunningly intricate sugar butterflies sitting atop an elevated tiered wedding dress cake, a feat not for the faint hearted. The cake shop will surely fulfil all of your sweet tooth needs, with decadent chocolate cakes or something a bit unusual, like blueberry cheesecake. If you’re looking for something to truly wow guests on your special day, then this is the right choice for you.
The Mandarin Cake Shop, 5 Connaught Road, Central; +852 2825 4008
Ms. B’s Cakery
Opened by one of Hong Kong’s most prominent entrepreneurs, Bonnae Gokson, Ms. B’s Cakery is known for its devilishly luscious cakes. Featuring sugar decorations in the form of flowers and butterflies to Venetian masks and Chinese temples, the pastry chefs under Ms. B’s watchful eye can concoct almost anything you might wish for. Pair the elaborate decorations with the unusual flavours such as chocolate truffle; beetroot, pistachio and chocolate; vanilla confetti and champagne with white chocolate, there’s no better way to adventurously surprise your guests. For something chic and high class, Ms. B’s Cakery is the perfect choice.
Ms. B’s Cakery, 39 Gough Street, Central; +852 2815 8303