Once upon a time...
There appeared a baker in Chicago that dreamed of creating the most magical treats. She set up her bakery kitchen in the hip and hospitable Wicker Park neighborhood to serve the bustling Chicago area with her quality, fresh pastries.
Her friend joined the new Wonderland, and together they set out to deliver enchanting dainties throughout the land.
Each of our handcrafted baked goods and mouthwatering delights tell an appetizing story complete with a just and happy ending, surely signaled by a smile and a full stomach.
Just like a worthy fairy tale ending, our tasty baked treats are the impeccable diversion to a wicked day. Whether you’re looking for dessert catering or the most imaginative and delicious cake, we would love to be a part of your story.
You can special order custom creations for your weddings, birthdays and other special events---only limited by your imagination.
Check out our picture gallery to see our past creations then send us an email to start the next chapter! We can even schedule a cake consultation to discuss your event and try our cakes.
Take a bite, Taste The Story…
Danielle Lara is the current Creative Director at A Baker’s Tale. She began her career in pastry by studying at the prestigious culinary institute, Kendall College. From there, she refined her skills by working at some of the most respected bakeries in the city. Danielle joined owner, Christine LaSorda, in the beginning stages of A Baker’s Tale, where she aided in recipe development and defining the imaginative flavor profiles that have now become a staple for them. She specializes in custom cakes and now leads her team in creating exciting new flavor combinations and edible works of art with her spectacular designs.