Official Disney Cake Chatter - Part V!

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  1. lurkyloo

    lurkyloo The Attic was just perfect!

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    So, my feeling about this is exactly what @KrazeeK120 said...

    For example, when you get a cake and then use Tables In Wonderland, they automatically apply an 18% gratuity to your ENTIRE bill, including the cake (if you weren't pre-charged for it), even though the pastry team never sees that 18%, nor would the "runner" who brought it over, in your case. I've only ever asked a restaurant manager to reduce this auto-gratuity once, on principle (waiter plunked the cake down, we cut it ourselves), and they were happy to do it. But I felt like a jerk.... :sad2:
     
  2. WalkDisneyWorld

    WalkDisneyWorld Earning My Ears

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    Thank you so much for your thoughts on this @lurkyloo! (I consider you the Disney cake expert!) What @KrazeeK120 said makes sense to me, too. We paid the suggested amount in the past because we were told to and weren’t sure exactly to whom the cake tip would go. (It makes me a bit saddened that the pastry team—or even the runner—doesn’t get it.) However, not having to pay an 18% tip on a $165 cake sounds good to me.:thumbsup2
     
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  4. pross46

    pross46 Earning My Ears

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    Just got two amazing mini cakes delivered to our room at the Beach Club Resort. The first was a graduation cake to celebrate my daughters college graduation coming up in December. It was almond cake with almond crunch filling. The second was an awesome engagement cake to celebrate my daughter and her now fiancé that got engaged this week in front of Cinderella’s castle. The engagement cake was chocolate with chocolate buttercream filling. I will keep trying to post pictures. I get an error that the fie is two large.
     
  5. pross46

    pross46 Earning My Ears

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    Here is the engagement cake.
     

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    pross46 Earning My Ears

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    And here is the graduation cake.
     

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  7. mic.keyfan

    mic.keyfan It was all started by a mouse!

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    We are visiting December 8-17 and will be celebrating our youngest son's High School graduation early while there. I'd like to order a cake for one of our dinners while there but am not crazy about the Disney Floral and Gifts cakes. Where are people getting the cute decorated cakes that I see picture of? :confused3
     
  8. Disney_Alli

    Disney_Alli DIS Veteran

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    All of the information to order any custom awesome cake is listed in the first two posts of this very thread. The same information is also available at DisneyTravelBabble.com created by the amazing @lurkyloo who also runs this thread
     
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  9. mic.keyfan

    mic.keyfan It was all started by a mouse!

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    I guess it helps to read it closer LOL...Thanks for the info! :rolleyes1
     
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  10. Disney_Alli

    Disney_Alli DIS Veteran

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    Hey we all have those days!
     
  11. WendyisDarling

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    Preparing to order a cake. My son will turn 21 while there. He has severe autism and other conditions; so cognitively he’s about 7. When trying to get ideas for his cake he was super excited (he is verbal). First it was Goofy, then Tarzan with elephants (??), then Nemo, next Aladdin and finally Hercules! He also loves the mops again -??)

    Probably easiest to chat by phone to order theme they have had success. Then I started to wonder... before I make a fool of myself on the phone by asking...
    Does anyone know or seen or purchased a cake with multiple screen print images either directly applied or on the chocolate typically used to stand on top, used on the SIDES of a cake? It may not be most beautiful but would love to put 3 or 4 images on the sides and somehow tie together with something on top of the cake...I welcome ideas, maybe a Mickey...

    yeah, I know if even possible will likely look odd, but seeing him happy is most important.

    I don’t want a huge multi-tier cake. An 8 or 10 inch cake will allow for plenty of sharing.
     
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  12. lurkyloo

    lurkyloo The Attic was just perfect!

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    @WendyisDarling Yes! They do this all the time! I just posted one a few pages back that was made for a Disney wedding....

    [​IMG]
     
  13. WendyisDarling

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    Oh my! That is gorgeous!
     
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  14. Keels

    Keels The Official Keels of RunDisney

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    Well this engagement cake is just the sweetest little thing I've ever seen!!
     
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  15. sara_s

    sara_s Mouseketeer

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    About to call to verify my anniversary cake for next weekend! So excited!
     
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  16. Liz Z

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    After a delicious dinneratthe Yachtsman I surprised hubby with a cake.

    Marble with chocolate mousse. $83. Used Tables in wonderland
     

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    Those pumpkin Mickeys are adorable!
     
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