About us

Passionate about cakes

We love cakes and sugar craft. Our passion shows with stunning designs and heavenly flavours. Our cakes not only look fantastic, they are very tasty as well. Share our passion and order a Cakealicious Cake for your wedding, your child’s birthday party, for your friends baby shower or your next product launch. Whatever the reason to celebrate, do it with passion and one of our cakes.

Our young team of trained bakers and confectioners has been in town since 2011. Dunedin we call home. This is where we want to make our customers happy with our cake creations.

In the last five years quite a few of our clients challenged us with their demanding cake designs. Colleen Brent, founder and owner of Cakealicious Cakes, shares her passion for high-quality cakes with her team. Only the best ingredients and flavours are used to bake perfect cakes. Outstanding designs paired with extremely detailed cake decorations result in heavenly cakes. See yourself in the gallery

[link to the gallery with several pictures of different cake designs]

Award winning baker

Colleen is a member of International Union of Bakers and Confectioners (UIBC). In 2008 she won the UIBC Junior World Championship for Confectioners in Stockholm, Sweden. She is a member of the New Zealand Cake Decorators Guild and won multi awards for her craft.

Colleen wedding cakes creations are stunning. The detailed decorations often leave people speechless. You dream of the ultimate wedding cake? Come and talk to Colleen.

[Link to picture Colleen]

Emma is a trained confectioner and took master classes with Herve Dubois in Paris before travelling the world. She perfected her skills as a Pastry chef working for 2 years on a luxury cruise liner, the EUROPA 2, before joining Cakealicious Cakes. Emma loves traditional buttercream birthday cakes as much as experimenting with different flavours and colors to create the perfect cartoon themed cake for your child’s party.

[Link to picture Emma]

Peter is a skilled baker who loves to work on his techniques creating shaped cakes. In 2016 he won the New Zealand Cake Decorators Bake Off with an stunning treehouse set in a white winter wonderland. You celebrate 20 years in business and need a statement cake? Peter is happy to realise your show stopper.

[Link to picture Peter]

Helen is Cakealicious Cakes’  calm rock. She manages our ingredients and makes sure there is always enough eggs, flour, sugar, fruits and chocolate for baking. Helen is our administration chief and arranges your tasting session.

[Link to picture Helen]

Our history

In the last five years quite a few of our clients challenged us with their demanding cake designs. Colleen Brent, founder and owner of Cakealicious Cakes, shares her passion for high-quality cakes with her team. Only the best ingredients and flavours are used to bake perfect cakes. Outstanding designs paired with extremely detailed cake decorations result in heavenly cakes. See yourself in the gallery

Testimonials

Linda & Stan, Dunedin: “Colleen and her team smashed it – our wedding cake was fantastic. Exceptional design and very tasty. High-quality, nothing less than the best.”

Laura, Dunedin: “I surprised my best friend with a lovely cake for her baby shower. Thank you guys at Cakealicious Cakes for the awesome cake, full of flavours and gorgeous to look at.”

John and Anna, Dunedin: “The Pirate cake for our twins birthday was unbelievable. The decoration details fascinated the kids first. But then of course, they all could not resist.”

Media & Publications

Links to publications about Cakealicious Cakes, Colleen Brent and her team and their award winning cakes in the Media in New Zealand. [Links to online publications or PDF if print publications.]