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FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS

FAQ'S

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Do you accommodate allergy or dietary restrictions?

Presently, we have limited gluten free menu options. Please contact us for more details.

Please be advised not all commercial kitchens are allergen free, nut-free or gluten friendly. While care is taken to avoid cross contamination, there is no guarantee that your order has not come into contact with any allergens including, but not limited to, nuts, tree nuts, eggs, milk, soy, gluten. Should you have severe sensitivities or follow a strict dietary program, it is strongly advise you choose a cake shop that meets your health and dietary needs.

What is your lead time for requesting a cake?

A minimum of three weeks prior to the date of the event is required for celebration cakes. Less than the 3 weeks notice requires full payment.

For larger orders (i.e., weddings, edible favours, desserts) it is best to book early (5 months or more). Each order requires time to plan, source and purchase all of the required materials/ingredients.

What is your payment policy?

A 50% non-refundable deposit is required. Order early to reserve your date.

Please note:

Your order is not confirmed until we have received your signed contract and 50% non-refundable deposit. For celebration cakes the balance is due 7 days prior to the event date (21 days for wedding orders, edible favours, or dessert bar sweets).

What payment methods do you accept?

e-transfers are the accepted form of payment.

Do you deliver?

Yes, we provide complimentary delivery within Toronto and the following Greater Toronto Areas (GTA) Brampton, Woodbridge, Vaughan, Mississauga, Deliveries made outside our normal delivery zones will incur a delivery charge. Enquire for more details.

What if I have a particular design in mind, can you work from a photo?

Our business is designing bespoke cakes, as a result we do not replicate other cake designers work. Instead, we collaborate with our clients in order to bring their envisioned cake to life.

Do you make bakery style cakes?

For example, drip cakes, photo cakes, slab/sheet cakes, cake pops, cupcakes or round buttercream cakes with sprinkles and flowers. No, we do not. Our niche is Novelty and 3D Sculpted celebration cakes. We also do contemporary and novelty style wedding cakes.

can i choose more than one flavour?

Yes. However, choosing more than one flavour incurs an additional charge.

is it possible to request a flavour(s), that is not on the menu?

We have perfected our flavours to compliment our mud cake recipe. If you decide to request a flavour not on our menu; you will incur an additional charge.

Do you make desserts?

Yes. Our menu includes dessert shots or bowls, mini loaves, fondant iced sugar cookies, bite size, mini, plated /single serve cakes, and sweets. Dessert bar packages are available along with edible favours. Prices include minimum order quantities per flavour, coordinating design and packaging.

Do you offer consultation and cake tastings?

Yes. Tasting boxes are $85 for five flavours (serves two), comes with complimentary 200ml bottle of Peller wine (non alcohol wine available). The price includes two complimentary
45 minute virtual wedding consultations via Zoom. At the initial consultation three cakes designs are shown (based on information received from the client). The second consultation the final designed is agreed upon, the contract is signed and 50% deposit is paid by e transfer. Your date is now secured.

Require more servings or additional flavours?
Email; thecakeartistgta@gmail.com for a quote.