Tart + Tin Cakes and Confections

In the scenic stretch from Santa Cruz County to Big Sur, a talented self-taught baker is quickly becoming renowned in the wedding community for her exquisite buttercream wedding cakes. Specializing in custom edible works of art, she believes in creating desserts that are as unique as each couple’s love story. From initial design consults to the final presentation, her dedication to styling, budget, and guest count ensures every detail is perfect for the big day. Offering a personalized experience, couples can choose from a variety of flavors during tastings, which are available for pickup or shipping. Committed to making wedding celebrations memorable with her culinary creations, she works closely with every client to bring their dream wedding cake to life.

Address: Big Sur, CA

Phone: 831-226-9678

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Contact : Alexis Barry

Sea Stars Catering & Events

Catering to the unique landscapes of Big Sur and beyond, one catering company offers more than just a feast for your wedding day—they bring the option of custom wedding cakes for intimate celebrations. Specializing in simple yet elegant white cakes, they ensure each cake complements the overall catering experience they provide. With a commitment to sustainability and locally sourced, organic ingredients, their culinary creations, including cakes, are inspired by the wild beauty of Big Sur. This chef-driven team emphasizes crafting seasonal menus that are as unique as each couple, encouraging choices that respect the planet. They stand out by not just serving food but creating memorable feasts, with every detail tailored to make your special day a truly unforgettable experience.

Address: Big Sur, CA

Phone: 831-915-8477

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Contact : Jamie Jarrard

Freedom Bakery

Delivering sweetness to every wedding, a family-owned bakery in the heart of Monterey Bay stands out for its dedication to making wedding days as special and stress-free as possible. With a rich history since 1975 and a commitment to excellence, they offer a wide range of cake flavors, from Mango Coconut Mousse to Green Tea Matcha Cream, ensuring every couple finds their perfect match. Their dedicated Wedding Team, led by skilled decorators, excels in bringing unique styles and visions to life, guaranteeing cakes that not only taste exquisite but also look stunning. Recognized for their reliability and attention to detail, they promise a seamless experience from tasting to the final reveal, making every wedding celebration memorable with their custom-designed confections.

Address: Monterey, CA

Phone: 831-722-5691

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Contact : Freedom Bakery Team

Sweet Reba's

Sweet Reba’s has evolved from cherished childhood memories of baking with a grandmother to earning acclaim on Food Network’s Cake Wars. Nestled in Carmel, near the breathtaking vistas of Big Sur, Reba and her partner Michael combine their passion for baking with treasured family recipes to create unforgettable custom cakes. Specializing in everything from weddings to life’s other celebratory moments, they pride themselves on using the freshest ingredients for their high-quality baked goods. Their cake selection, ranging from Classic Vanilla to the innovative Razzelberry, promises a flavor for every palate. Sweet Reba’s is more than just a bakery; it’s a place where every cake tells a story and adds a sweet note to special celebrations.

Address: 206 Crossroads Blvd, Carmel-By-The-Sea, CA 93923

Phone: 831-601-4818

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Contact : Reba & Michael

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Big Sur’s wedding cakes are crafted with the same magic as the coastline itself: breathtaking beauty, unexpected delights, and a taste that lingers long after the last bite. A lackluster cake can be a sour note on your big day, so choosing wisely is crucial.

But fear not, lovebirds! With this guide, you’re well on your way to finding the perfect baker who will transform your dream cake into a delicious reality. Imagine the delight on your faces as you slice into a creation that reflects your unique love story, its flavors are a delightful surprise for every guest.

So trust your taste buds, embrace the adventure of tastings, and find the baker who will weave your love story into a masterpiece. A wedding cake that wows the taste buds adds another layer of sweetness to your happily ever after.

Now go forth, lovebirds, and let your cake be the icing on the top of your Big Sur love story!

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