Cakes reign supreme when it comes to desserts. They’re the featured delicacy at everything from birthdays to weddings. So when it comes time to indulge, there’s no shame in going all out. These cake shops have epic cake creations perfect for any special occasion. Here are the best in Arizona.
Barb’s Bakery is an award-winning bakery that can satisfy any Phoenicians sweet tooth. Barb’s is a full-scale bakery that is known for everything from cupcakes to made from scratch pastries. Really, though, Barb’s is all about the cakes. Their cake artists are experts in making custom cakes for any taste or style. Their large layered cakes come in standard flavors like chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry. But they also come in decadent premium flavors like red velvet, orange dreamsicle, and pink champagne. That’s not to mention their fillings like custard, Bavarian crème, and chocolate mousse. There are no one-time customers at Barb’s. It’s that good.
Cake is an art form at Tammie Coe Cakes. Tammie Coe is a classically trained pastry chef that specializes in bright, colorful cake designs that taste as good as they look. Tammie Coe’s signature creations include the likes of the sweet strawberry shortcake and a perfectly crafted hazelnut mousse cake. Then there’s Tammie’s de facto menu item—the Zebra cake. It’s a chocolate cake filled with raspberries and white chocolate mousse. Tammie’s great tasting cakes have gained national interest. As a result, you can now get her cakes any time with 24/7 ordering through her website.
Kiss boring cakes goodbye at Sugarlips Cakery. That’s the very fitting motto at this mom and pop cake shop. Sugarlips’ cakes are a go to among Valley residents for all occasions. They’re known for being rich, meticulously crafted, and oh so delicious. You can find premium flavors and fillings like triple chocolate, espresso mousse, and peaches and cream on their menu.
Stop feeling homesick next time you’re missing mama’s cooking. Instead, head to Sugar Mamas in Flagstaff. This bakery and cake shop specializes in delicious home baked goods that are made from scratch. The simple, rich flavors are reminiscent of a nice home cooked dessert from yesteryear. Sugar Mama’s has over 10 flavors of frostings, cake, and fillings for their customizable cakes. They also have an impressive list of specialty cakes including tres leches, pineapple upside down, and Boston cream.