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Our Raleigh Baker Explains How to Make Your Own Vanilla Extract 

If you’ve ever browsed the baking aisle for ingredients, you’re probably already familiar with the steep cost of genuine vanilla extract. Making your own at home allows you to make a lot more, for about the same price; you can then either stockpile your extra bottles, or give them out as gifts or wedding favors. […]

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The Best Baking Shows to Watch on Netflix Right Now

Whether you love baking yourself, or just like watching others brave their sugary challenges, Netflix has no shortage of baking shows to delight and entertain. If you need some inspiration for your next pastry, cake, or dessert—or just want to watch a great baking fail—here are some Netflix baking shows you should definitely binge in […]

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5 Hilarious Baby Shower Game Ideas from Our Raleigh Custom Cake Baker

Planning a baby shower for a mama-to-be? Here are some awesome baby shower games guaranteed to have your guests rolling in the aisles. If you need a baby shower cake in Raleigh NC, check out our awesome gallery and give us a call! ‘Don’t Say Baby’ Game Get this great icebreaker started the moment your […]

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Our Durham Bakery’s Top 5 Favorite Cake Decoration Options

If you’re thinking about ordering a cake in Durham NC, you may be wondering what your options are in terms of decorations. Below are just a few of our favorites. Buttercream Rosette Icing Cake Another very popular and trendy decoration choice, the rose swirl buttercream technique adds a beautiful, romantic finish to any cake. This […]

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Our Apex Baker Shares Why You Shouldn’t Buy a Cake From the Supermarket

Five Reasons You Shouldn’t Buy a Supermarket Birthday Cake One of the things we love most about working at Sweet Cherry Bakery is having the opportunity to make cakes that are truly special. In our humble opinion, a boxed cake from the grocery store simply won’t cut it. Here’s why ordering a custom bakery cake […]

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Fun Tips from Our Local Bakery to Host a Cookie Decorating Party for Kids

If you are looking for a great party idea for your child — whether for the holiday season, for a birthday or just because — one great idea is to host a cookie decorating party. This can be fun for kids of all ages, and it can even be fun for adults, too. These are […]

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Why Are Cake Pops in Raleigh Becoming the Next Big Craze?

Imagine a delicious bite-sized ball of cake served up lollipop-style on a stick. Crazy-popular cake pops taking over the world, but these adorable desserts are so much more in flavor. Nothing Could Be Simpler And Yummier Cake pops are brilliantly designed, making them one of the most portable and convenient desserts ever. These elegant confections […]

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When Should I Order Decorated Cookies?

Cookies have become popular at all sorts of corporate and private events in recent years, and it’s easy to see why. It’s easy to get decorated cookies to match any theme, they’re easy to distribute, and they seem much more casual than an elaborate cake. You can often get cookies from the same local cake […]

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Which Cake is King: Cupcakes or Cake Pops?

Move over cupcakes! The cake pop is the next big thing in bite-sized deliciousness. Or is it? There’s certainly no denying the appeal of these chic little cake-on-a-stick bites, but cupcakes have their own advantages. We compared both across four categories—flavor, portability, decoration, and versatility—to get a taste for which stands out.   Flavor For […]

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The Cake Pop Commotion. Our Apex Bakery Tells All!

In the last few years cake pops have taken over the world of cakes and cupcakes. If you have not tried one yet, then you are missing out on a great new concept. These tasty treats can be found in your local cake bakery or coffee shop; in fact, even large chains like Starbuck’s have […]

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