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IMPORTANT ANNOUNCEMENT – A Cake Tasting Event (Nov 9th, 2014)

Posted on Dec 16, 2013

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Join us for this exclusive (by invitation only) delicious event that will be held on Sunday, November 9th 2014 at our cake boutique in Downtown Antioch. Our Cake Tasting Event will be an intimate evening of sampling delicious cake from one of the area’s best cake designers. We will be serving our best-selling flavors such as Red Velvet, Oreo to name a few, as well as introducing our Spring/Summer Seasonal flavors. You can view some of our recent wedding cake images and find the answers from our experts that will bring your dream cake to life.
If you’d like to attend, you can submit your request on our website at www.sweetdiscoveries.com (under the contact us section) or by email at Luda@SweetDiscoveries.com to request a reservation (limit 2 people). Our tasting sessions are as follows: 2:00pm – 3:00pm 3:00pm – 4:00pm and 4:00pm – 5:00pm

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New Cake Dowel Design from Sweet Discoveries!

Posted on May 7, 2013

We would like to introduce and share with you our new design of plastic cake dowels. As a cake decorator for many years, I have been using the existing 12″ long cake dowels and with every cake. I found that almost the 1/3 of the 12″ long dowel ended up being wasted. We all try to make our cakes taller and more impressive, but they are just never exactly 4″ and are slightly taller. The new dowels are 1.5’’ longer which allows you to divide the dowels into three pieces instead of the traditional two pieces, and there is no waste at all.

12″ long. ——-1——- ——-2——- —–x—–
13.5″ long ——-1——- ——-2——- ——-3—— -x-

x is a waste

The cake dowels are made from FDA approved food grade plastic and are very sturdy thanks to flower shaped structure. They don’t roll while you cut them which helps to avoid the wrong cuts and makes the process less time consuming.

I am sure you will appreciate the beauty of this product much more after you try it yourself. And just remember these dowels are baker-friendly because they were created by a fellow baker, just like you with the thought of making our job easier and more efficient.
If you have any questions about the product, please let me know. If you’d like to purchase them, you can E-mail me your request at luda@sweetdiscoveries.com . I also sell them on E-bay (500 pieces for $115.00 with free shipping).

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Sweet Discoveries Makes More Headlines!

Posted on Jul 9, 2012

The recent Nebraska Memorial Stadium groom’s cake has made headlines and went viral on the Internet!  Read more here:

http://newssun.suntimes.com/business/13566075-420/sweet-discoveries-wedding-cake-causes-a-stir.html

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Check out SD’s New Ride!

Posted on May 11, 2012

Sweet Discoveries recently added a refrigerated delivery van to the team!  Check it out and wave to us when you pass by!

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Working with Icing Smiles

Posted on May 10, 2012

Icing Smiles is a nonprofit organization that provides custom celebration cakes and other treats to families impacted by the critical illness of a child.  Tracy Quisenberry began Icing Smiles to bring together her “long-held passion for service to families affected by childhood illness” with her “newly discovered ability to turn cake batter and icing into smiles and joy”.

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