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2820 E Broadway Rd
Mesa, AZ, 85204

(480) 395-6961

Welcome to East Valley Cake Decorating Supply LLC., also known as EVCDS.  We are a full service cake decorating supply store in the Metropolitan Phoenix area.

Classes and Demos

We have skilled instructors able to teach both classes and demonstrations on a variety of subjects from cake decorating to cookies, cake pops, and candies. 

Beginning Cake Decorating: Session 1 - Cake and Baking Basics

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Beginning Cake Decorating: Session 1 - Cake and Baking Basics

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Saturday, March 4, 1-3pm.

Adults only, please. Class limited to 10 students.

Topics covered in class:

* Detailed notes and recipes, food safety and storage

*Preparing batters and pans - how to measure ingredients, how long to beat batters, types of pans and their uses, greasing and preparing pans for non-stick success

* Baking and cooling the cake layers - oven temperature and positioning cake layers on racks, when to adjust temperatures, testing for doneness, cooling, handling, and storing freshly baked cake layers

* Building the cake - leveling and torting layers, filling and stacking layers with stiff and soft fillings, crumb coating and icing for a beautiful, smooth finish

* Preparing an attractive and professional cake board

*Making buttercream - recipes and demonstration

* Icing with buttercream for a smooth, professional finish

*We will cut and serve the class cake for the students to enjoy! Let’s party!

Supplies required: Pen or pencil, notepaper (optional), outline (provided in class) 

2 sign-up options:

Class Only:

Session 1 will be mostly demonstration for student observation, with an invitation for students to practice smoothing the demonstration cake.

Class PLUS Supply Bundle:

$5 OFF the class price, PLUS supplies for you to keep so that you can get the same great results at home!

Includes: $5 off the cost of the class! PLUS: one 8" round cake circle, three 10" round cake circles, 12”x20” decorative board wrap, 12" cake box, large 10” offset spatula, 11” or larger turntable, icing scraper, fondant smoother. (items will not be used during class)

Session 2 will require that you bring a stacked and iced layer cake which is ready to decorate, and the Session 1 "Class PLUS Supply Bundle" option gives you everything you need to prepare your cake for that class at home, as taught in Session 1.


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