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Where to Find Your Dream Wedding Cake in Winnipeg

You'll have no trouble finding The One from our list of dainty and delicious confectionaries

Look no further than the ‘Peg for the chicest wedding cake shops for your big day. Not only are the confections out of this world (think: cascading flowers, pastel hues and intricate buttercream details), but the bakeries’ interiors are just begging to be put on your Instagram feed—scroll down if you don’t believe us. Herewith, the best wedding cakes in Winnipeg for the Insta-worthy bride. Saying “I do” in another city? These are the best wedding cakes from Vancouver to Charlottetown.

A floral and white ruffled cake from Winnipeg's Jenna Rae Cakes, one of the best wedding cakes in Canada

Jenna Rae Cakes (Photo: Brittany Mahood)

Sweet Impressions

Find it: 669 Stafford St., sweetimpressions.ca
The low-down: The minute you open the door of this beautiful nut-free bakery, you’ll feel like you stepped inside a Tumblr feed (think: menus printed in calligraphy, brightly coloured confections and a freakin’ doughnut wall). Plus, their wedding cakes are painted with watercolour and metallic hues and decorated with fresh flowers.
Prices:
 $125 to $595+ per cake
Most unique flavour: Vegan brides, rejoice! They have an entirely vegan menu of cakes and icings (salted caramel! cookies n’ cream icing! marble cake!) so you can *actually* enjoy your wedding cake along with your guests on the big day.
AppointmentsDrop into the retail store or book an appointment

Jenna Rae Cakes

Find it: 580 Academy Rd., 1 Forks Market Rd., The Forks, 2nd Floor, jennaraecakes.com
The low-down: From the chalkboard menus to the hanging plants and pastel pink décor, this seriously chic bakery—owned by twin sisters Jenna Rae and Ashley Nicole—is just begging to be snapped. You also have to check out their Instagram to add a dash of colourful sweets to your feed, including their jaw-dropping wedding cakes.
Prices:
$12 to $15 per serving
Most unique flavour: Salted Dark Chocolate Espresso for the coffee-loving couple looking for a decadent, chocolaty cake that’s just the perfect amount of sweet
AppointmentsDrop into the retail store or book an appointment

Cake Studio

Find it: 1483 Wellington Ave., cakestudio.ca
The low-down: This sophisticated mom-and-pop cake business is owned by couple Nina Notaro and David Latour who specialize in handmade sugar flowers (*swoon*). Cake designer Nina works closely with her clients to sketch and create the perf cake for every couple, no matter what their wedding style is.
Prices:
$8.50 to $14 per serving
Most unique flavour: They’ve got a helpful visual guide for all of their cake and filling flavours on their website. (We dare you not to drool.) Not sure where to start? Try the champagne cake with a Ferrero Rocher or SKOR filling—then, maybe invite us to your wedding so we can devour this cake IRL?
AppointmentsBy appointment only

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