Wedding Cakes by The Cakeman. Just some of the cakes we've made (there's way too many to put them all on one page), so we've pulled a selection for this gallery. Take a look and see what … more
Happy Birthday! No birthday party is complete without a birthday cake! Candles bright and everyone crowded around to sing and watch the candles get blown out.. We love Birthdays too, so here are … More
The celebration of a new life. When a baby is born, there is much joy and celebration. It's a time for friends and family to gather and what better way to enjoy the celebration than with a cake from … more
Just Fun! Let's face it, cupcakes are fun! Especially at a birthday party! Best part about them - you can take them home! Just some of these happy little treats we've done! Get … more
History of the Brownie The brownie, one of America’s (and the world's) favorite baked treats, was born in the U.S.A. Even though it is a relatively recent entry to the food pantheon—the recipe … more
Cannoli - Sicilian Artistry. A cannoli is a Sicilian pastry dessert that is an essential part of the cuisine of Sicily. They are fried, tube-shaped pastry shells filled with a sweet, creamy … more
The Millefeuille - Delicious in any Language. Flaky, crumbly and creamy all at once, the decadent French dessert the millefeuille — which translates as “a thousand leaves” — is one of the … more
The Cream Puff - Cloaked in history. The origin of both the pastry and its name profiterole are obscure. It was introduced in France by Caterina de’ Medici, wife of Henry II of France, who brought … more
Adults only... There are times when the occasion calls for something naughty...bachelor or bachelerotte party, stag nights, hen parties or simply for a person or couple that would appreciate … more
Adding a special touch... There are times and events that need a special touch. A unique cake for that occasion..perhaps a long time service award or Triplets! Whatever the requirements, come and … more
Real Cheese Towers.
Something different - but superbly delicious. The cheese tower offers an alternative centre piece for your wedding or event and can be a moden alternative to the traditional wedding … more
The Cakeman - Our Flavours.. We have about 10 different flavours. Vanilla Sponge … with a butter crème filling. Italian sponge.. layers of vanilla sponge with Choc and vanilla Crem … More
Wedding Cakes- A brief history. Wedding cakes have been present at wedding ceremonies for centuries. They were not always the focus of the event and often came in different forms, like pies or bread. There has always been a lot of symbolism associated with wedding cakes. The earliest known sweet wedding cakes were known as Banbury cake and these became popular around 1655. 363 years … [Read More...]
Birthday Cakes-Celebrating our life. The ancient Egyptians are credited with “inventing” the celebration of birthdays. They believed when pharaohs were crowned, they became gods, so their coronation day was a pretty big deal. That was their “birth” as a god. Ancient Greeks borrowed the tradition, but rightfully realized that a dessert would make the celebration all the more … [Read More...]
At The Cakeman.
At The Cakeman, Franco discusses the whole function whether it is a wedding, birthday, christening or other special occasion.
The ultimate cake is then designed according to the input from the client, the venue, the theme and colour scheme.
Whatever your needs Franco's decadent cakes are designed to embrace a signature style whilst incorporating your personal touch, colour scheme and theme.
This, coupled with attention to detail, will ensure that your cake is an enchanting feature on your special day.