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La Joconde Cakes

Portland , OR
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LOCATION

925 NW 19th Ave. #E
Portland, OR 97209 US (map)

PHONE

503-481-4539

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ABOUT US

La Joconde Cakes is the top custom cake bakery in Portland. We design and make gorgeous and delicious wedding cakes, and cakes custom designed to complement any celebration - from... Read more
La Joconde Cakes is the top custom cake bakery in Portland. We design and make gorgeous and delicious wedding cakes, and cakes custom designed to complement any celebration - from anniversaries and birthdays, quinceaneras, bridal and baby showers, to corporate events.

La Joconde has been known for the best and most elegant designs since 2006, and our cakes have been featured in several wedding magazines and on various bridal shows in Portland.

La Joconde Cakes is located in NW Portland, between the Pearl and Nob Hill. Read less
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INFO FOR WEDDING CAKE

What types of desserts do you provide?
Cakes, Croquembouche, Groom's Cake
What services do you provide?
Consultations, Custom Cake Design, Delivery, Setup
What cake items do you provide?
Cake Stands
What dietary needs can you accommodate?
Gluten Free
What special ingredients do you use?
Fresh Fruit, Local
Are you licensed by the state health department?
Yes

REVIEWS

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Annie
Wedding:
4/30/2016
5.0/5.0
After having another baker cancel on me, I found Jutta Bach's gorgeous studio in the Pearl. Her expertise and professionalism was evident from the start. This is not the kind of baker who would cancel on you or not return a phone call.
She is immensely talented and her cakes are divine not only in taste but her architectual background shows in her beautiful designs.
After having another baker cancel on me, I found Jutta Bach's gorgeous studio in the Pearl. Her expertise and Read more...
After having another baker cancel on me, I found Jutta Bach's gorgeous studio in the Pearl. Her expertise and professionalism was evident from the start. This is not the kind of baker who would cancel on you or not return a phone call.
She is immensely talented and her cakes are divine not only in taste but her architectual background shows in her beautiful designs. Read less
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JM
Wedding:
4/16/2016
5.0/5.0
I'm writing this review at the stage of having just had our tasting and design consultation, and I'm already wowed! Jutta, the owner and chef, opened her studio for us on a Sunday to accommodate our difficult schedules. She had created a special recipe for us based on information about our tastes she had elicited prior in emails. It was incredible; like a little bite of heaven. In fact, the hardest part so far was choosing flavors for different layers from such a wide array of absolutely divine and unique recipes. She is preparing a sketch for our approval based on discussion of design preferences, and we can hardly wait to see what is surely going to be the crowning element of the serving table at our reception. She obviously not only cares about her work, but also about her clients. I cannot praise LaJaconde highly enough.
I'm writing this review at the stage of having just had our tasting and design consultation, and I'm already wowed! Jutta, Read more...
I'm writing this review at the stage of having just had our tasting and design consultation, and I'm already wowed! Jutta, the owner and chef, opened her studio for us on a Sunday to accommodate our difficult schedules. She had created a special recipe for us based on information about our tastes she had elicited prior in emails. It was incredible; like a little bite of heaven. In fact, the hardest part so far was choosing flavors for different layers from such a wide array of absolutely divine and unique recipes. She is preparing a sketch for our approval based on discussion of design preferences, and we can hardly wait to see what is surely going to be the crowning element of the serving table at our reception. She obviously not only cares about her work, but also about her clients. I cannot praise LaJaconde highly enough. Read less
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Angie
Wedding:
10/12/2013
5.0/5.0
Our wedding cake was amazing, very beautiful, and tasted incredible!!! Jutta was very easy to work with and helped us design the wedding cake of our dreams!

Angie & Justin
Our wedding cake was amazing, very beautiful, and tasted incredible!!! Jutta was very easy to work with and helped us Read more...
Our wedding cake was amazing, very beautiful, and tasted incredible!!! Jutta was very easy to work with and helped us design the wedding cake of our dreams!

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Sophia
Wedding:
8/18/2013
5.0/5.0
Jutta did a fantasic job with our wedding cake! We had a very unique Mario themed cake which we custom designed with her in her bakery several months before the wedding. The day of it came out exactly as we dreamed, but better! And it tasted great too... our only regret is not being able to eat more the day of... so we plan on contacted her again for an anniversary cake next summer :)
Jutta did a fantasic job with our wedding cake! We had a very unique Mario themed cake which we custom designed with her Read more...
Jutta did a fantasic job with our wedding cake! We had a very unique Mario themed cake which we custom designed with her in her bakery several months before the wedding. The day of it came out exactly as we dreamed, but better! And it tasted great too... our only regret is not being able to eat more the day of... so we plan on contacted her again for an anniversary cake next summer :) Read less
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Ashley
Wedding:
7/27/2013
5.0/5.0
I was setup with La Joconde through Vibrant tables and Events, I worked with Jutta on the cake design and flavors. I found a cake that I loved online and sent Jutta the picture. They helped us get the design of the cake I loved with in our budget. The cake came out beautifully and tasked great! They responded quickly to me via email and were very understanding to any questions that I had.
I was setup with La Joconde through Vibrant tables and Events, I worked with Jutta on the cake design and flavors. I found Read more...
I was setup with La Joconde through Vibrant tables and Events, I worked with Jutta on the cake design and flavors. I found a cake that I loved online and sent Jutta the picture. They helped us get the design of the cake I loved with in our budget. The cake came out beautifully and tasked great! They responded quickly to me via email and were very understanding to any questions that I had. Read less
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Anonymous
Wedding:
2+ years ago
5.0/5.0
When we started the quest for the perfect wedding cake, we scoped out several different options. Choosing La Joconde was possibly the easiest decision we had to make throughout the entire planning process! We were literally scraping off the cake crumbles at the tasting- the flavors were out of this world!! Not only are the flavors creative, and the perfect texture, but the variety guarantees there is something (or somethings!) for everyone. La Joconde is extremely talented in designs as well so if you already have an image in mind, they will do it just right and better. Working with them was a real treat.
When we started the quest for the perfect wedding cake, we scoped out several different options. Choosing La Joconde was Read more...
When we started the quest for the perfect wedding cake, we scoped out several different options. Choosing La Joconde was possibly the easiest decision we had to make throughout the entire planning process! We were literally scraping off the cake crumbles at the tasting- the flavors were out of this world!! Not only are the flavors creative, and the perfect texture, but the variety guarantees there is something (or somethings!) for everyone. La Joconde is extremely talented in designs as well so if you already have an image in mind, they will do it just right and better. Working with them was a real treat. Read less
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Jill
Wedding:
3/30/2013
5.0/5.0
I found Jutta by accident.....clicking link after link after link, and there her cake was. After finding her website, and looking at the beauty of her cakes, I decided I wanted to use her, her designs were what I envisioned my wedding cake to look like.

Living in the deep south, I wrangled two of my girlfriends to do the cake testing for me. They had a fabulous time, and Jutta had them try multiple flavors. After much deliberation, I selected her chocolate/hazelnut/carmel cake, and her white cake with lemon/pears infused with lavender. Let me tell you, I am not a cake person, but the following day, I had cake for breakfast.

Jutta's cake was super moist, and the flavors were light and delicate. I think with modern cakes, the issue is they are too sweet. Jutta's was not; therefore, cake for breakfast was the best thing!

The design of the cake was beautiful. It was exactly as I had hoped it would look. Soft, elegent, and beautiful. I am so thrilled with how the cake turned out, and I am so glad, Jutta had time in her schedule to create this masterpiece for my wedding day.

Thank you, Jutta!
I found Jutta by accident.....clicking link after link after link, and there her cake was. After finding her website, and Read more...
I found Jutta by accident.....clicking link after link after link, and there her cake was. After finding her website, and looking at the beauty of her cakes, I decided I wanted to use her, her designs were what I envisioned my wedding cake to look like.

Living in the deep south, I wrangled two of my girlfriends to do the cake testing for me. They had a fabulous time, and Jutta had them try multiple flavors. After much deliberation, I selected her chocolate/hazelnut/carmel cake, and her white cake with lemon/pears infused with lavender. Let me tell you, I am not a cake person, but the following day, I had cake for breakfast.

Jutta's cake was super moist, and the flavors were light and delicate. I think with modern cakes, the issue is they are too sweet. Jutta's was not; therefore, cake for breakfast was the best thing!

The design of the cake was beautiful. It was exactly as I had hoped it would look. Soft, elegent, and beautiful. I am so thrilled with how the cake turned out, and I am so glad, Jutta had time in her schedule to create this masterpiece for my wedding day.

Thank you, Jutta! Read less
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Nicole
Wedding:
8/20/2011
5.0/5.0
Beautiful, delicious cake, and Jutta was so fun and easy to work with! My now-husband and I went into our cake tasting without the slightest idea of what we wanted, which could have been disastrous--however, with just a few straightforward questions, Jutta designed a simple, yet elegant cake that we loved. We chose a different flavor for each layer, and she was very accomodating when our guest list expanded past our original expectations. The leftover cake in our fridge makes me very happy.....
Beautiful, delicious cake, and Jutta was so fun and easy to work with! My now-husband and I went into our cake tasting Read more...
Beautiful, delicious cake, and Jutta was so fun and easy to work with! My now-husband and I went into our cake tasting without the slightest idea of what we wanted, which could have been disastrous--however, with just a few straightforward questions, Jutta designed a simple, yet elegant cake that we loved. We chose a different flavor for each layer, and she was very accomodating when our guest list expanded past our original expectations. The leftover cake in our fridge makes me very happy..... Read less
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Serena
Wedding:
7/10/2010
5.0/5.0
Amazing!!! You can't go wrong when working with Jutta! She is so talented, and she really works to share the vision of the bride. I came with an idea in my head...I wanted white background with orange tones of paisley stenciled work. She found the stencil and the cake looked BEAUTIFUL...plus it tasted great!
Amazing!!! You can't go wrong when working with Jutta! She is so talented, and she really works to share the vision of the Read more...
Amazing!!! You can't go wrong when working with Jutta! She is so talented, and she really works to share the vision of the bride. I came with an idea in my head...I wanted white background with orange tones of paisley stenciled work. She found the stencil and the cake looked BEAUTIFUL...plus it tasted great! Read less
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Kristina
Wedding:
7/21/2013
4.8/5.0
The most amazing cake I could have ever dreamed! It was loved by all, a centerpiece of our Reception like none other I could imagine and we can't wait to reflect back on our day in another way on our first anniversary by enjoying it again with some champagne!
The most amazing cake I could have ever dreamed! It was loved by all, a centerpiece of our Reception like none other I Read more...
The most amazing cake I could have ever dreamed! It was loved by all, a centerpiece of our Reception like none other I could imagine and we can't wait to reflect back on our day in another way on our first anniversary by enjoying it again with some champagne! Read less
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