It’s a Cake Paradise in Newport Beach, California

Who doesn’t like cake? Whether you are meeting friends, having a celebration or just need a sweet and delicious treat, you can’t beat a cupcake … or two.  By an odd twist of fate, some of the very best of America’s bakeries are based in health conscious California and more specifically, Newport Beach.  So here’s our review of our top four, to whet your appetite.

Cake can be just as sophisticated or as childish as you like – whatever your personal taste dictates.  One bakery that has managed to add a touch of grown-up class to its baked goods at its current premises in Long Beach is Sweet and Saucy. This bakery and patisserie to the stars will open in Newport Beach at Crystal Cove Promenade this summer.  Sweet and Saucy Shop is known for its beautiful, modern-looking custom cakes and mini desserts for weddings, parties and other special occasions,  making them the perfect cake maker for couples looking to wed by the sea.

SusieCakes is the all-American bakery in Westcliff Drive, NewportBeach, that offers hungry sweet-toothed customers a wide range of home-made tasty cakes and deserts. Their classic treats are made daily by a team of in house bakers, using the freshest & finest ingredients.

Casey’s Cupcakes in Fashion Island, Newport Beach, is a “confection boutique” offering an assortment of delightful fresh cookies, classic sweets and fluffy gourmet cupcakes, served in a typical Parisien cafe atmosphere.   These gourmet goodies are all made with the same attention to detail that you might expect from a patissier, however this being California, the creations are wrapped and decorated in the finest Hollywood glamour.

Recently voted Americas best cupcakes Sprinkles Cupcakes based in the chic district of Corona del Mar, Newport Beach, conjures up memories of long, sunny days and happy childhoods to any adult willing to succumb to temptation! These fun little cake masterpieces are hand crafted from the finest sustainable ingredients and come in a range of classic or fun decorations.

Contributor:  Alexandra Pinhorn

Visit Newport Beach is a client of Magellan PR.  For more information on Newport Beach, please visit or check out the Newport Beach blog; follow them on twitter @NewportBeach or on Facebook/visitnewportbeach.

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