Do You Offer Cake Tastings For Baby Showers And Birthdays?

Decorating By Lovelyladylibra Updated 15 Oct 2011 , 5:51am by sugarjones

Lovelyladylibra Posted 14 Oct 2011 , 4:53pm
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I have some one who's thinking of having me make them a small 10 inch round cake. But her and her sister want to taste it first. Should I or should I not. Its just me doing this on a budget.

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KalliCakes Posted 14 Oct 2011 , 5:10pm
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I would allow them to order some cupcakes, or a small cake--but no free tasting. I do free tastings for any event cake that's over $300, anything less and I charge for the samples.

Cakechick123 Posted 14 Oct 2011 , 5:28pm
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I do free tastings for any event over 80 servings. Found that that gets rid of the 8 and 10" clients that thinks they are entitled to a tasting icon_smile.gif

costumeczar Posted 14 Oct 2011 , 5:28pm
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No, but they could buy another cake for full price if they wanted to.

Lovelyladylibra Posted 14 Oct 2011 , 5:31pm
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Okay Thanks for the info icon_smile.gif I told her she can order a 4 box of cupcakes.

sugarjones Posted 15 Oct 2011 , 5:51am
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I do tastings for any party over 100 people. No exceptions!
It really kills me how people will go to a restaurant they've never been to and pay $100 for a dinner but when they want to pay $100 for a cake, they need a sample first! Do they call up the chef and ask them if they can just have a bite of something she is cooking at the moment? Ridiculous!! Mini-vent over icon_smile.gif

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