Celebrate your special occasion with cake and the Vanilla Pod Bakery in our fabulous Cheltenham cake studio .

We offer a host of lovely cake experiences that are perfect for hen parties, bridal showers, anniversaries, birthday parties, baby showers, corporate events, team building events or simply just because!  Our bespoke events can be tailored to suit both individuals, small groups and larger groups.


The Cupcake Experience

Battle it out in teams to be crowed cupcake champions! Surround yourself in clouds of icing sugar, sprinkles, buttercream and more! This is a fantastic experience for hen parties, birthday parties and rowdy corporate away days. This experience last 1.5 hours and each guest gets to take home their decorated cupcake.

4x Cupcakes per guest.

Package 1

£320.00

Up to 8 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £38 per person

Package 2

£480.00

Up to 12 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £38 per person

Package 3

£620.00

Up to 16 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £38 per person


The Cake Experience

Put your cake decorating to test and battle it out to be crowned the cake decorating champion during this 1.5 hour session. Each guest will have one 5″ round 2 layer cake to decorate. All the sprinkles, buttercream, fondant and cutters needed will be supplied.

Package 1

£440.00

Up to 8 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £48 per person

Package 2

£660.00

Up to 12 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £48 per person

Package 3

£870.00

Up to 16 guests

*you can add up to two additional guests for £48 per person


Our lovely experiences include:

Use of The Vanilla Pod Bakery cake studio

An hour and half fun filled session

All the buttercream, fondant and sprinkles needed

Guidance from our expert decorating staff

Access to tools, aprons, gloves, cookie cutters, stencils, and moulds

A small Vanilla Pod Bakery celebration cake to cut & serve

Unlimited tea, coffee or squash.

The option to bring your own alcohol

Side table for food, beverages and/or gifts

Balloon Decorations

Bakery boxes for easy transportation

Setup and cleanup by our Cake Studio Staff (we can also decorate the room with any decorations you would like to provide too).


Available: Monday – Sunday | 11:00am – 12:30pm  | 2:00pm – 3:30pm |

Highly bespoke party experiences, timings and locations also available please contact us for a quote and to find out more


Private Cake Tuition With Pia Cato, Founder of the Vanilla Pod Bakery

These experiences and courses are great if you want to learn how to improve your cake baking and decoration skills. Taught in small either 1-2-1 or in small groups. You are welcome to choose the following lesson below or we can create a completely bespoke session just for you.

Example Private Cake Tuition Workshops:

Edible Floral Two Tier Buttercream Cake Workshop 

Learn how to bake the perfect 3 layer 5” round vanilla sponge cake

Learn how to make to create delicious fluffy buttercream

Level, fill and assemble, decorate pre-made 7″ round cake with a buttercream finish

Lunch

Level, fill and assemble, decorate your baked 5″ round cake with a buttercream finish

Learn how to dowel and stack the cakes

Dress the beautiful cake creation with gorgeous fresh petals

Total hours: 6 hours

£618.00 for private 1-2-1 tuition

(Or add up to three additional guests for £120 per person)


The Perfect Semi Naked Drip Cake Workshop

Learn how to bake the perfect 3 layer 6” round vanilla sponge cake

Level, fill and assemble, decorate with a semi naked finish

Lunch

Create a chocolate ganache, chocolate shards and drip the ganache onto the cake

Dress the beautiful cake creation with gorgeous fresh florals, chocolate curls and chocolate shards

Total hours: 6 hours

£459.00 for private 1-2-1 tuition

(Or add up to three additional guests for £90 per person)


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