Amayesing Cakes 2009 | amayesingcakes.co.uk
Info - Frequently asked questions
Where are you?
We are on just off wheldon road where Castleford
Tigers Rugby ground is, Castleford main roundabout
you will see Four Ways Car sales followed by Ariva
How much notice do I need to give for a cake order
Ideally the longer the better, we may be able to fit
orders in 1-2 weeks notice but we do book up quickly
and we have a maximum number of orders depending
on design and type of cake.
Do you get inspected by the Food Standard
YES, We get inspected by the food standards agency
(we asked them to come and see us to ensure we are
doing everything correctly)
Do I have to book there and then?
No, we advise our customers to go away and have a
think about what we have quoted and discussed. We
do not expect payment before you leave, if you are
happy with what we have gone through and the price
we will take a deposit if you want to go ahead.
How much does a cake cost?
It depends on the size and ammount of detail
requested, quotes can be given on rerquest
Whats the smallest/largest cake you do?
The smallest is a 6” square serving approx.15 portions
and the largest single cake is a whopping 26“x16”
oblong serving approx 150-180 portions
How long will the cake keep edible?
A Sponge Cake will normally be edible for 4 days after
purchase if kept in a cool dry place, not in a fridge as
the moisture will cause the icing to become somewhat
A Fruit Cake, uncut and stored in a cool dry place can
keep for years!
Does my cake come in a box?
All our cakes are packed in an appropiate cake box,
depending on size and shape.
Whats the best way for my cake to travel?
The best place is flat in the boot,or in the footwell of a
On the seat or on somebody’s lap is not
Can you put a picture on my cake?
We can add an image or picture to all cakes
The largest picture we produce is A4, a standard sheet
Can we put any photograph on the cake
The edible image will be the same quality as the photo
we use, so the better quality the picture, the better
quality the edible on the cake. we can
enlarge,reduce,edit or crop the image and the largest
photo we can scan is A4
Can I have a name on the cake?
All our cakes are fully decorated and include an
inscription of your choice.
Are decorations included?
The cake includes a standard decoration and a large
selection is available.
Some larger decorations are charged extra.
What children's cakes to you do?
We have an extensive range of novelty cakes
available and will work with any ideas you have.
Why do I need to order a wedding cake in person?
wedding cakes are for a special occasion and
therefore we need to ensure you have exactly what
you want. While talking to us in person, you are able to
ask all your questions and indeed make suggestions to
give you your dream cake.
Do we need to make an appointment to order our
It is advised so we can spend quality time finding out
exactly what you want and what inspirations you have.
Do I have to pay when ordering my cake?
We ask for a deposit with any order,
We can take payments with credit and debit cards
through PAYPAL, BANK TRANSFERES, CASH and
Can I order online?
To ensure that we have the correct details and
message, we do not take orders online. We can
double check and answer your questions quickly over
the telephone or in person.
Can I have a cake for today?
This service is not available as we produce cakes on a
daily basis for pre boked orders, cakes are not mass
produced in a factory with a workforce.
How much notice do we need to give for a wedding
As much notice as possible! During the wedding
season we are extremely busy and sometimes have to
limit the bookings available,
How long does it take to make a birthday cake?
This depends on the details requested, rough estimate
What is the postcode for sat nav?
WF10 2JL and we are number 24.
Is this a shop or business run from home?
We work our business from home as it gives us more
flexibility and enables us to keep prices lower, the
overheads from having a shop in the town centre
would increase prices for our customers. We do have
a well designed kitchen and the tools to enable
production of cakes.