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Say I do to Dessert Works..   We have been one of Bostons top Wedding & Specialty Cake shops, recognized by The Knot: best of weddings,  Boston Magazine, Elegant Wedding, Boston Globe, and Wedding Style. Guest satisfaction is our number …

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Posted on: October 21, 2012

Holiday Menu

The Holidays are Coming!   This week, Dessert Works Fall Menu will be updated to contain all of our Holiday pies and desserts!We only use the freshest and highest quality ingredient’s available. Our apples for our pies and rustic tarts …

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Posted on: October 16, 2012

Halloween Cakes!

September is winding down, which means Halloween will soon be upon us. For your ghoulish gatherings Dessert Works has designed three spooktacular cakes! With 4 days notice from 10/19 – 10/31 you can have any of our delicious cakes decorated …

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Posted on: September 26, 2012

White Chocolate Pumpkin Cheesecake!

Back by popular demand 2 days before the release of all of our fall menu items, the White Chocolate Cheese cake is a staple of the fall season here at Dessert Works. It is a creamy pumpkin cheesecake with a …

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Posted on: September 12, 2012

Fall Menu 2012

Our fall menu has been posted to our website at! This menu will be available from September 14 until October 31st! More seasonal pies and desserts will be available after Halloween for Thanksgiving so keep checking in for updates. 

Posted on: September 9, 2012

Sneak Peek!

Fall is nearly here which means that it is time to update our menus to provide fresh seasonal favorites. As an online follower you get a preview to our fall lineup: Pumpkin Spice Roulade Rustic Apple Tart Maple Pecan Pie …

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Posted on: September 5, 2012

Office Party Ideas!

The end of summer is near and labor day is fast approaching. For many this means a small office get together to mark the occasion. But what constitutes an office appropriate cake? Any of our standard cake designs, featured below, …

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Posted on: August 29, 2012

Back to School!

Going back to school can be hard after a beautiful summer like we’ve had, so make it a little sweeter for your scholar by surprising them with a back to school treat. Through the end of the summer special football …

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Posted on: August 22, 2012

White Chocolate Sea Shells

Need to add a summery touch to your next cake? Why not add white chocolate seashells? These delicious adornments are made in our kitchen with only the finest white chocolate, and are an inexpensive addition to any of our standard …

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Posted on: August 15, 2012

Creative ways to personalize your cake

It is a few days before your loved ones birthday or anniversary, and you want to give them a beautiful cake that is as unique as they are, without breaking the bank. Dessert Works has the answer: wedding design work. …

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Posted on: August 8, 2012

Groom’s Cakes Ideas and Inspiration

The grooms cake is a tradition of the American South with roots in Victorian England. This unique tradition begins with the bride selecting a cake that showcases the grooms interests or hobbies. The cake is then presented alongside the wedding …

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Posted on: August 1, 2012

Birthday Fun

Birthday parties allow the wild side of our imaginations to come out:fun themes, creative gifts, and extraordinary edibles. Here are a few examples of wild tiered and fun scene cakes to help inspire your next celebration. 

Posted on: July 25, 2012


“I may look the same but I am so much richer!” Here at Dessert Works we take customer feedback very seriously, we listened to your comments and revamped our chocolate cupcake recipe. Our cupcakes are more decadent and richer than …


Posted on: July 20, 2012

Summer Fun

There is nothing like a fresh sea breeze and a cool dip in the ocean to beat a warm summers day. At Dessert Works we captured these two simple pleasures in unique and unexpected ways.             Surfing into retirement …

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Posted on: July 17, 2012

A Garden of Scrumptious Resplendent Delights!

What is better than a delicious cupcake?  How about a beautifully decorated savory confection from Dessert Works?  In celebration of our picture perfect New England summer, here is our home grown garden of aesthetically wondrous cupcakes.

Posted on: July 11, 2012

Happy 4th of July! In celebration of our nation we decided to showcase our best Americana themed cakes, enjoy! “Oh say can you see . . .” how awesome stars and stripes make a cake look. A Miss Betsy Ross …

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Posted on: June 26, 2012

40th Birthday Ideas!

Don’t know what to do for a 40th birthday? Here are some fun ideas! Stars and stripes in their favorite color! Versatile diamonds any man or woman would love Or bring back the memories with a band from the past …

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Posted on: June 20, 2012

Baseball Season is in full swing (pun intended)!  It’s time to break out your Red, White, and blue and cheer the Red Sox on to VICTORY, IMPROVEMENT!  In light of the support that they most assuredly need, here’s a smattering …

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Posted on: June 13, 2012

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