Friday, July 29, 2011

le cupcakes di melissa

 
i have had the most amazing holiday and i have met some amazingly beautiful people who have been so sweet, generous and hospitable... which is a really heartwarming thing. i was lucky enough to spend some time with my lovely friend, melissa from le cupcakes di melissa in sarzana, italy. she is one of the sweetest people i have ever met and she has the cutest little cake shop! we both share a passion for fresh, quality ingredients and the fun of baking, which is a really lovely thing to find and it really shows in her cakes- her cupcakes were so so so delicious! my favourite was the lavender- yum!! 
melissa is one of the first people to bring cupcakes and fondant covered cakes to italy and i think it is just so amazing how dedicated, organised and resourceful she has to be in a country that doesnt have easy access to ingredients and supplies... next time i duck down the shops at last minute to pick up some courveture chocolate, fondant and cutters i will know how lucky i am!
if you are in the la spezia area of italy.. or getting married around there- it is a super popular area for international weddings... i highly reccommend saying hi and having some super delicous cake!! 

thanks so much again melissa!! xx

oh and her facebook is here!

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3 comments:

  1. Hi...I'm in Italy too..and have same proble with her ,its hard too find the supply and trust for the local people to cupcakes and cake cover with fondant....
    (marda@http://www.bellecaketopperandmould.net/)

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  2. What beautiful images. You have made me want to go and try some of her delicious looking treats. I am a fan of floral flavors as well so the Lavender sounds super yummy. How interesting they do not have easy access to all the things we take for granted when decorating.

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