Cakes by Alison Fawkes
Cakes by Alison Fawkes is a Cumbrian-based cake maker specialising in extra special wedding and events cakes.
Located in rural Cumbria, she is perfectly situated for a host of beautiful venues in Carlisle, Cockermouth, Keswick, Ambleside, Windermere, throughout the Lake District and Cumbria, as well as Gretna, the Scottish Borders and surrounding areas.
With an inherent passion for baking and design, Alison combines these interests to create stunning wedding cakes that are works of art in their own right.
Add to this tried-and-tested flavour combinations, gorgeous textures and the most irresistible taste, and you've got the perfect recipe for a standout wedding cake you'll remember forever – the only issue will be stopping at once slice.
Individually designed, baked and paraded for all to see, modern-minded brides and grooms will want a slice of these wedding cakes.
Whether your style is big and beautiful or intimate and refined, this Cumbrian cake maker specialises in extra special wedding cakes that demand to be seen (and devoured).
Alison is a passionate baker with a natural flair for art and design. Growing up on the farm on the edge of the Lake District, her creations are inspired by the fresh and bewildering environment that surrounds her family home in Thursby – each boasting incredible flavour combinations to provide substance to the sweet, sweet style.
Check out this incredibly classy cake. As captured by a Belle Favourite Camilla Lucinda Photography, this three-tiered metallic showstopper boasts a ruffled buttercream base, intricate patterned detailing and floral topper that can only be described as biblical. Now we're hungry!
Her repertoire of baking skills ensures she can whip up an extra special tasting cake, suing fresh ingredients that are locally-sourced where possible.
Vanilla sponge with strawberry conserve and vanilla buttercream; moist, lightly spiced cake packed with carrots and pecans with vanilla bean or orange buttercream; her signature rich truffle chocolate cake with melted chocolate buttercream – has that got your tastebuds tingling?
These are just some of the wide range of flavours and fillings this cake aficionado offers her couples. Visit her menu to see more.
Gram Gracing, Sweet Tasting
When it comes to insta-appeal, Alison’s just as impressive.
She has become renowned for double-tap worthy designs that demand a second look – from three-tiered trendsetters to minimalist works of art, her attention to detail and intricacy is simply second to none. We’re talking pin-point piping and ruffled buttercream dreams.
So if you’re seeking a cake that will impress both the feed and the foodies, Alison is your go-to. Get in touch with her pronto to secure a quote for your big day wedding cake vision.
Cakes by Alison Fawkes