| CREATIVE PROCESS |
| CAKE DESIGN |
On booking confirmation, as part of our creative process, we provide the option of an illustrated design of your bespoke cake concept.
| STORY-BOARD |
Once booking is confirmed, for our projection-mapped cakes, and in addition to a cake design sketch; we can also provide a mood and/or storyboard, depicting illustration and effect options. As well as describing the animated story/sequence
| PROOF IS IN THE PUDDING |
A cake tasting is not compulsory but is an option for those who want to try out some new cake flavour combinations. We now provide cake tasting sample boxes, delivered to your door (for local pre-booked clients).
A cake tasting normally includes three cake flavours, with a selection of icings, syrups, etc. Usually comprising of mini 4" cakes.
| CAKE PRICING |
As our cakes are designed and created bespoke, we do not have a fixed price list.
However, as a guide:
Two-tiered semi-naked wedding cake starts from £250
Three-tiered semi-naked wedding cake starts from £300
Two-tiered wedding cake starts from £400
Three-tiered wedding cake starts from £450
Four-tiered wedding cake starts from £550
Five-tiered wedding cake starts from £650
Sculpted cakes—please request quote
Our unique projection mapping cake starts from £1,100 using a dummy cake.
Or, from £1600 including a real cake, equipment, technical support, and bespoke animation.
| SUGGESTED CAKE FLAVOUR COMBINATIONS |
A moist chocolate sponge filled with rich chocolate buttercream finished with a bittersweet dark chocolate ganache.
Layers of light vanilla sponge, with a creamy vanilla buttercream filling.
COCONUT CAKE WITH COCONUT BUTTERCREAM
A silky smooth flavour, with the perfect amount of sweetness
Similar to a Dundee cake, with the exception that the fruit is soaked in spiced rum and vanilla.
& SALTED CARAMEL
A moist chocolate sponge filled with sticky salted caramel, and salted caramel buttercream. Finished with a bittersweet dark chocolate ganache.
A moist carrot cake sponge, which can contain: sultanas, pecans and/or coconut. Filled with either rich vanilla or cream cheese buttercream.
MARSHMALLOW CRISPY AND/OR ROCKY ROAD
For the core of a sculpted cake topper or for larger details on a completely sculpted cake , we recommend a marshmallow crispy cake, or a pecan rocky road for their maturity and strength.
A rich espresso coffee sponge layered with light mascarpone coffee buttercream.
Layers of subtle red velvet sponge, with a delicate cream cheese mascarpone filling. Covered in a rich chocolate ganache.
A light lemon sponge, soaked with lemon and Limoncello syrup and filled with white chocolate and lemon ganache...or if preferred a zesty lemon curd and/or buttercream.
A moist pecan sponge, layered with delicate maple buttercream.
An almond sponge with a dark cherry conserves and almond buttercream. Sprinkled with toasted almonds.
| POST WEDDING KEEPSAKE |
Unfortunately, a projection mapped cake only lasts a day, but with a bespoke video booklet, you can relive the experience. At CandyAndGrim cakes we can capture footage of your cake in our studio, as well as film it on your wedding day. Edit the footage together, providing you with a copy of the video and/or creating a bespoke video booklet.
As part of our creative process, we normally produce a bespoke cake design illustration.
As an extra memento, and for a nominal cost, we can have this professionally printed and framed
| POST WEDDING MEMENTO |