Grandma's Bakery White Bear Lake Custom Cakes

Decorated cakes are not a sideline for our business. Cakes are something we've built our business and reputation on. We have 8 cake decorators on staff. From plain to fancy our cake decorators can do it all. We can create custom figure piped designs, photo cakes, airbrushed artwork, custom flowers that would impress a master gardener, 3D cakes, custom sculpted designs, logo cakes and on and on.

Browse our online photo album for a small sampling of what we do or speak with our customer sales staff to create the cake of your dreams. In our retail stores we have photo albums of many of the memorable cakes we have done over the years. Stop in and visit us!

Here's a party planning guide to help get you started...

Cake Flavors

  • Marble - A swirled combination of our white and chocolate cake
  • White - A traditional favorite...excellent with pure white buttercream or with the addition of your favorite filling
  • Chocolate - Dark, rich and moist
  • Red Velvet - A Southern Classic
  • Carrot - Moist cake with shredded carrots, raisins and walnuts


  • Lemon - Zesty lemon flavored creme
  • Bavarian Cream - A rich vanilla pastry creme
  • Strawberry - Just picked flavor
  • Chocolate Fudge - A rich, dark, silky smooth chocolate
  • Raspberry - Vine ripened raspberries (with seeds)
  • Key Lime - Tart, tangy, and sweet
  • Tropical Sensation - Lemon & Raspberry....a unique flavor combination
  • Triple Berry - Strawberry, Blueberry, and Raspberry
  • Amaretto Ganache - Creamy chocolate flavored with almond flavored liqueur
  • Mousse - A whipped luxurious filling available in:
    • Chocolate
    • Lemon
    • Caramel
    • Strawberry
    • French Mocha
    • Peanut Butter
    • Raspberry
    • Passion Fruit
    • Mint


  • Buttercream - We're known for our buttercream. Light, silky smooth, not too sweet - just right!
  • Chocolate Buttercream - The only way to improve our classic buttercream - add chocolate!
  • Cream Cheese - Rich, creamy - the perfect topping for our carrot cake
  • Lemon - A light zesty lemon buttercream
  • Whipped Topping - Light, smooth and creamy
  • German Chocolate - A classic combination of coconut, pecans, and brown sugar
  • Chocolate Pourover - Rich chocolate fudge poured over your favorite icing
  • Chocolate Whipped - The chocolate version of our light whipped topping


Serving Size 2"x3" 2"x2"
8" Round 12 18
10" Round 20 30
1/8 sheet (6x8) 8 12
1/4 sheet (8x12) 16 24
1/2 sheet (12x16) 32 48
Full Sheet (16x24) 64 96

Order Policy

We appreciate as much advance notice as possible. The cake you order is special - and it's special to us. We don't want to rush it.

Photo Cakes

Favorite pictures of family, friends, pets or sports teams can now be put on your cake. We can use any digital image or we can scan your old photograph and print this image onto a thin sheet of sugar with food grade edible inks. Some images may require additional time to create.

We appreciate as much advanced notice as possible. Let your imagination go! We can put wedding pictures, crayon drawings, corporate logos - just about anything you can dream up - on a cake.