Ivory Wedding Cakes top choice with brides

Ivory Wedding Cakes top choice with brides

A HOME baker from Cloonfad has been named Best Wedding Cake Designer in Ireland.

Brides have been rushing to say 'I do' in an online vote for Joan Burke of Ivory Wedding Cakes in the Mrs2Be Brides’ Choice Wedding Awards.

Joan specialises in designer wedding cakes and dessert tables and was thrilled with her win in the awards hosted by Mrs2Be, an active online community for couples planning their wedding in Ireland or abroad.

Joan has been baking 'all my life, since I was a child'. She started out baking for family and friends and 'the business just grew from there'.

She said of the award: "I was in the top seven and to get that far was unreal. For a home baker in the small village of Cloonfad, I'm thrilled to win the national title."

Multi-award winning Ivory Wedding Cakes' is dedicated to creating hand-crafted wedding cakes and an array of bespoke cakes for the dessert table - a feast for the eyes and taste-buds.

Chic, elegant wedding cakes are made to the highest standard with quality fresh ingredients, resulting in a superior, bespoke cake, designed especially for you.

Their service include private consultations and tastings.

Customer testimonials are glowing, as bride Chloe wrote: 'I first met Joan at a wedding fair in the McWilliam Park Hotel and was immediately amazed by her cakes! I was a pure Pinterest bride but had no idea if in reality it could be done without costing a fortune. All I had to do was explain what I was thinking and Joan took it from there. I was amazed at how my cake turned out.

It was better than I could ever have imagined and everyone was commenting on how tasty it was (and I have many hard people to please, lol).”

Another noted how Joan 'turned the picture I had of our wedding cake into a masterpiece'.

The Mrs2Be Brides’ Choice Awards are open to all venues and registered businesses who offer a wedding-related service to Irish-based couples regardless of whether or not they are customers of Mrs2Be. Judged by both real brides and grooms and independent judges with industry knowledge, the awards recognise excellence within the wedding industry.

The Mrs2Be website provides regular doses of bridal inspiration and a directory of wedding suppliers and venues. The website launched in 2009 and quickly became one of Ireland's most popular wedding resources.

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