Whether you’re looking to learn the basics of baking or want to elevate your sweet style of cake decorating, there are lots of classes to choose from in the Edmonton area that will help you bake like a pro.
Duchess Bake Shop
Put on an apron and follow the hands-on instructions of chefs who have personally worked in the Duchess kitchen. From macaron basics to the Duchess favourite Duke Cake, you’ll learn French baking and pastries from the best. Details
10718 124 Street, Edmonton
The Ruby Apron
Filled doughnuts, croissants, puff pastries, pies, fresh bread… There’s nothing like the smell of something baking in the oven. The Ruby Apron will teach you how to get those smells coming from your own kitchen! Details
Mead Court, Sherwood Park
Dutch Delicious Bakery
As they say, “Learn to bake the Delicious way!” Edmonton’s Dutch and European bakery will teach you to bake cakes, pastries, and even krokets. Details
13232 118 Ave NW, Edmonton
The Art of Cake
This cafe and bakery creates desserts straight out of a magazine spread. Watch the calendar for their cake decorating classes to pick up some of their skills – they fill up fast! Details
11811 105 Avenue, Edmonton
Teresa’s Custom Cakes
Teresa’s Cake Nights allow you and your friends to join her for an evening of cake or cupcake decorating in her cozy home studio. Choose your own design and benefit from her careful guidance from start to finish. Details
3 Hillview Crescent, Sherwood Park
Whisk Dessert Co.
From baking macarons to decorating holiday-themed cakes that will make heads turn and mouths water, Whisk Dessert Co. has you covered. Plus, they offer classes for ages as low as 5-years-old, so there’s something for everyone. Details
2 Sir Winston Churchill Ave, St. Albert
Confections Cake Co.
There’s always something going on at Confections! Choose between decorating cookies or cakes, between trendy drip icing or themed cake decorations. You’re sure to find something sweet to learn. Details
140-15 Perron Street, St. Albert
You may have heard of Get Cooking’s meal classes, but did you know they’ll teach you to bake, too? Their goal is to demystify cooking and increase confidence in the kitchen, so who better to teach you to bake? Details
11050 104 Avenue, Edmonton
Metro Continuing Education
You’ll have your pick of what to bake since their long list of classes available is really impressive. Plus, they even have classes on gluten-free baking – perfect for those with dietary restrictions. Details
7836 76 Avenue NW, Edmonton
Move. Learn. Play.
The City of Edmonton has baking and cake decorating classes and drop-in sessions for all ages and skill levels. Learn the basics of butter cream icing and how to make that perfect loaf of bread to advanced cake decorating skills. Details
By: Sarah Chestnutt
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