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To make any engagement party a huge success you need a loving couple, friends and family, good food, some drinks and of course, the perfect engagement cake. At Amarantos Cakes we create engagement cakes to suit your celebration.

Whether you prefer classic looking engagement cakes, a heart shaped novelty cake or have a special idea you would like to see realised, we can help you get the cake you’ve always wanted. Our designs are customisable, so if you would like a different coloured icing or other decorations, then all you need to do is tell us and we’ll get it done for you.

Do you have any questions about our range of engagement cakes? Melbourne couples have been coming to Amarantos Cakes for the past 18 years, when they wanted cakes that are as delicious as they are stunning. If you too want your engagement party to be topped off by the perfect cake, then please contact us now on 9002 4046 to discuss your cake ideas with one of our friendly staff members.

 

When it comes to choosing a cake for your wedding, you will want to make sure you make the right decision. There are many different types of wedding cakes out there, from single tier up to six tier types and from classic to novelty styles, the choice is seemingly endless. Which is why we offer our clients a special consultation services, so you can take advantage of our expert knowledge and many years of experience.

When you are looking for Melbourne wedding cakes that don’t just look good, but are also delicious, come to Amarantos Cakes.

Call us now to make an appointment with one of our friendly and experienced cake designers. We are always happy to meet with our clients and offer our expert advice, so choosing wedding cakes will be easy for you. If you already know exactly what you want, then please call us now on 9002 4046 and order your cake over the phone.

Do you have a special celebration coming up? Are you preparing for a new product launch? Do you want a special cake for your retirement party? Has your child requested a specific theme for their birthday? When you are looking for carefully and beautifully crafted novelty cakes in Melbourne, Amarantos Cakes is who you need.

We are committed to providing each and every one of our clients with a stunningly decorated cake that suits their unique celebration and exceeds their expectations. Our novelty cakes aren’t just tasty, but they are sweet, little masterpieces.

If you would like to meet with us and discuss your specific novelty cakes ideas and needs, then please do not hesitate to contact us now on 9002 4046. We are always happy to arrange a consultation appointment with you, so you can come in for a visit and talk to one of our friendly staff members in person.

Then browse the extensive collection at Amarantos Cakes and you will find just what you’ve been looking for. When you want your first milestone birthday to be a huge success, you need the best 21st cakes Melbourne has to offer.

At Amarantos Cakes we carefully craft each cake ourselves and we want each and every one of them to be our best. Baking and decorating isn’t just our job, it’s our favourite past time and hobby, so you can be sure that when you order from us, you get the finest 21st cakes of the city. Browse our extensive collection of different types of cakes or call us now to discuss your specific ideas.

If you want to order one of our 21st cakes, then please do not hesitate to contact us now on 9002 4046 and tell us which cake you had in mind. If you would like to order a custom cake and have a chat to one of our staff members about it, then please book consultation and visit us at our Macleod location.

A child’s baptism is a special occasion for the entire family and all important events should be celebrated with a beautifully decorated and delicious cake. If you are looking for unique christening cakes, Amarantos Cakes is where you’ll find them.

We understand that every client has unique requirements and expectations, which is why we don’t just offer a wide range of cake designs and flavours, but we also customise our cakes to suit your specific needs.

Have you found the ideal cake among our range of stunning christening cakes? Melbourne clients trust Amarantos cakes to always deliver beautifully created cakes that also taste great. If you too want that for your child’s baptism, then please contact us now on 9002 4046. You can also arrange a consultation appointment to discuss your specific ideas with one of our friendly staff members in person.

Do you want your little darling’s first birthday to be just perfect? If you are looking for the best selection of 1st birthday cakes in Melbourne, browse the extensive range at Amarantos Cakes. We have over 18 years’ experience in the industry and we take pride in each and every cake we create.

Planning your child’s first birthday is an important event for the entire family and the cake is the highlight of any birthday party. At Amarantos Cakes we understand how important it is for 1st birthday cakes to suit that special occasion, which is why we don’t just offer a wide range of cake designs, but are also happy to customise our cakes to suit your specific needs.

Would you like to order one of our cakes? Then please do not hesitate to contact us now on 9002 4046 and tell us which one of our 1st birthday cakes you would like to feature at your child’s party. If you wish to discuss your specific ideas with us, then please book a consultation online now.

Okay, maybe we’re stretching the reasons [read: excuses] to eat cake rationale a bit. But with the winter solstice (the shortest day of the year) just this week and the mercury still dropping, we can’t help but reach for the winter warmers.

In Melbourne, winter isn’t synonymous with icons of Christmas, or even snow for that matter. But our toes still get cold, it gets harder to get out of bed, and racing home from work to cuddle up on the couch is definitely a thing.

So, why not make those couch moments extra lush and yummy with cakes packed with warm, rich flavours? These are our favourites, it was hard, but we narrowed it down, a bit.

1. Orange & Dark Chocolate Mud Cake

Orange and Dark Chocolate - Winter cakes - Cakes for any occasion Amarantos Melbourne

Oh boy, is your mouth watering yet? Our is and it is only the first cake!

Orange and dark chocolate are a match made in heaven. If you haven’t tried it we take no responsibility for any extra pounds that may result.

It is rich, smooth, and a little bit sweet. The orange is fragrant, the chocolate is decadent. Throw in some poppy seeds just for fun, and decorate any which way you like.

Amarantos Cakes Melbourne have a knack for delicious, beautiful cakes so why not enlist our help, even if the only excuse you have for cake is that Melbourne in winter is cold. We think it is a good enough reason.

2. Coffee & Chocolate Mud Cake

Okay, maybe we have a chocolate addiction, but come on, coffee and chocolate. Can you blame us?

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Think of that perfect hot cup of joe on a cold morning, steam rising, toes escaping the cold in thick socks. The first sip awakens the sense, spreading warmth down to your tummy. It is just so yummy.

Now take that sensation and imagine that it was covered in chocolate, maybe there is a dash of brandy or marsala (fortified wine). And best of all, you don’t have to go anywhere. Nowhere. Okay maybe you want to go from the kitchen to the couch, but that is it. Nowhere else.

Oh, so cozzie.

3. Gingerbread Cake

Doesn’t anything say winter more than ginger? Seriously, it is spicy and warm but sweet at the same time! If you love the humble Arnott’s Ginger Nut, you will adore a gingerbread cake.

There are so many variations of this cake, with cream cheese icing, without, with rum, without, with vanilla, or cinnamon, or nutmeg. The options are endless for this spicy delight that is sure to warm you from the inside out.

4. Brandied Fruit Cake

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Okay, this is the one winter cake that sometimes sings a little bit more like Christmas than any of the others. But we think that really it is out of place at the Christmas table, Melbourne is in the land down under after all.

There are so many other wonderful summer fruit cakes to enjoy at Christmas time. Who needs rich fruit cakes during 40 degree summers? Not us, we have pavlova.

Pack away those cans of passionfruit, the solstice needs rich fruit, no candied over-sweetness.

With a heavy helping of brandy, rich fruits like orange, currants, dates and more spice than the humble gingerbread you’ll be wishing winter never ended.

Has the thought of daily cake got your mouth watering, but your waistline worrying? Not to worry, everything in moderation after all. Save one of these winter delights for a solstice party, a dinner party, a birthday party, christening, engagement, wedding, baby shower. Okay, sorry, sorry, we will stop making excuses for cake.

Instead, we will stick to making them. Pick your favourite, find your excuse and let the team at Amarantos Cakes Melbourne bake and decorate. We make delicious creations for themed parties, weddings, and well, for any excuse really.

The humble combination of white sugar, gelatine, glucose and water can create many wonders of things. From rolled, to poured, sculpting and gumpaste, fondant has a come a long way from its beginning as a rare 16th Century French delicacy that was eaten on its own.

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Everybody loves cake, that’s no secret, and here in Melbourne, we all love food trends. That’s why we at Amarantos Cakes are letting you in on our favourite food trend – novelty cakes.

They are just so fun we think everyone should have one at least once in their life. If you’re thinking novelty cakes are just for kids, then you are in for a treat. Novelty cakes come in all shapes and sizes, for all occasions and all ages.

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Choosing your wedding cake is a big decision. For many couples, it’s a pivotal element in the theme of their wedding, and one of the most important parts of the day. But with new styles and creations hitting social media every day, the range of options is sometimes overwhelming—having your dream cake made is often nowhere near as difficult as deciding which style you want!

But among the slew of amazing new cake styles making their debut in modern weddings, there are some patterns—and clear favourites—emerging. Whether you’re looking for traditional and sophisticated styles, or to make a truly unique statement with an artistic or novelty cake, there are some styles that are definitely on trend right now—and they’re worth a look.

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Christmas: it’s the most wonderful time of the year! Right?

Well, at least that’s what the Christmas carols and spirituous movies would lead you to believe.

Taking a snapshot of real life, Christmas doesn’t live up to the fantasy that it is made out to be. Family coming together can spark old tensions, the stress of cooking the food lies on one person, and the cost can break the bank.

Thankfully – very thankfully – there are a few easy hacks you can deploy this Christmas to make it a little less stressful. We can’t promise it will end up looking like “It’s A Wonderful Life”, but our tried and tested tricks will give you the upper hand.

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Christmas is one of the most celebrated holidays in the world. Though it spans cultures and continents there are some consistencies in practices around the globe. One of the most common is the use of a certain type of food to symbolise the occasion. Families gather round for either lunch or dinner, usually on Christmas day, but in some countries Christmas Eve, and share food and company over traditional dishes.
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Have you ever thought about the reasons that you might want to use corporate cakes? This may be something that you have not yet really put a lot of thought into doing, but it could be something that could help you create a great deal of good will within the community and advertise your business at the same time. In other words, it can help you achieve a number of different goals by doing one simple thing.

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