Frequently asked questions
How far in advance do I need to order my wedding cake?
We usually recommend up to 1 year if your wedding is during our busy months of May to October or during holiday periods. We create a limited number of cakes per week so please check availability with us.
Do you cater for allergies?
We offer Gluten Free, Dairy Free and Vegan Cakes. Regret we are unable to supply Nut Free.
Do you deliver?
Yes we deliver throughout the North East from Berwick to Darlington.
Are you a registered Business?
Yes The Cake Garden is our full time business and operates from dedicated commercial business premises. We have a Food Hygiene Rating of 5, Food Safety Level 2 training and Public Liability Insurance.
Can you make any style of cake?
We pride ourselves in our versatility and have produced many different styles of wedding cakes over the 15 years we have been in business. Skilled in Sugar Flower work, Chocolate, Iced and Semi Naked designs.
How do we arrange a chat?
Give us a call or email and we'll first check availability for your wedding. You can then arrange a FOC cake sampling and chat at our showroom in Ellington or alternatively we can discuss your requirements over email or phone and can post samples to you.
We'll provide you with a written quotation and should you decide to book with us a deposit of £100 is requested to secure the date and then we'd have you visit again when your ready to finalise your cake design. Finalised designs are sketched and written order produced for you to check over and approve. Final cake balances are due 1 month before your wedding date.
Can we have different flavours of cake in our tiers?
Absolutely! The more the merrier. Each of our tiers are made up of 4 layers of sponge cake and 3 layers of fillings. They are then coated in a generous layer of Belgium white chocolate ganache and a final thin layer of premium swiss sugarpaste.
Do you supply Dessert Tables and Wedding Favours?
Yes of course - our dessert tables are always styled to compliment your wedding theme. We have a wide selection of rustic, metallic, glassware, white displays and cake stands for hire. In addition to your wedding cake we can supply delicious cakepops, brownies, macaron, meringues, cookies etc.
Our wedding favours include cakeops, macaron, fudges, truffles, iced biscuits, chocolate discs and toffee apples, all bagged or boxed - starting at £2.00 each.