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Dream Cakes

About

Cake Dreams is a wedding bakery in Portland, Oregon, initially established in 1994 by cake artist Judy Reese. Before retiring in 2014, Judy trained lead cake decorator Johannah in the bakery鈥檚 style and ethos, continuing their reputation for beautifully crafted cakes. Working alongside nearly-weds, the bakery strives to produce high-quality baked goods that encompass the couple鈥檚 vision for their wedding. Using locally sourced ingredients and highly skilled techniques, these bakers bake delicious and elegant cakes that will surely leave couples in awe.

Services Offered

Dream Cakes creates custom-made wedding cakes for couples getting married. Every detail of the cake is fully customizable, allowing to-be-weds to choose from an assortment of flavors and fillings to complement their sweet tooth. Flavors like carrot, dark chocolate, and coconut butter are some of the bakery鈥檚 popular options. Couples can also embellish their wedding cakes with fresh fruit and frosting or make dietary adjustments to suit their vegan or gluten-free lifestyles.

  • Hispanic or Latinx-owned
  • Woman-owned

Frequently Asked Questions

What is the starting price for wedding cakes with buttercream frosting (per slice, without tax)?

$10

What is the starting price for fondant wedding cakes (per slice, without tax)?

$12

What services do your prices include?

Consultation
Custom Cake Design
Delivery
Set Up
Tastings - Private

What types of desserts do you provide?

Cookies
Dessert Buffet
Fruit
Groom's Cake
Pastries

What services do you provide?

Consultations
Custom Design
Delivery
Setup
Tastings - Private

What dietary needs can you accommodate?

Gluten Free
Lactose Free
Vegan

What special ingredients do you use?

Fresh Fruit
Local

Are you licensed by the state health department?

Yes
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    Debra C. Married on 09/24/2022
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    Johanna is a delight to work with

    She brought my photo vision to life! The cake was spectacular, and beyond delicious. Without a doubt, 100% the best tasting cake in the Portland area! Thank you so much!

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    Thank you Debra! We loved making your wedding cake, being a part of your day and working along side you.
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    Courtney M. Married on 08/13/2022
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    Dream Cakes is the best!

    We worked with Johanna from Dream Cakes. She was responsive, professional, and easy to work with. We went with a 2-tier cutting cake just for us, and it was perfect! It was delicious, and absolutely beautiful. We could not be happier with our choice to go with Dream Cakes for our wedding and are already looking forward to having more cake on our first anniversary!
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    Trissa L. Married on 05/13/2022
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    Incredibly easy

    Super easy online ordering system. Super super good cake and great prices
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WeddingWire Couples' Choice Awards 2021 Winner
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Real Weddings

Kalyn & Will
42 photos 路 10/09/2021
Bri & Nic
39 photos 路 09/21/2020
Claire & Will
105 photos 路 07/31/2020
Meegan & Jojoe
61 photos 路 02/08/2020
Alexis & Kevin
181 photos 路 01/04/2020
Levy & Molly
17 photos 路 07/18/2016

Deals

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We offer 10% off cakes for all military personnel & first responders as a way of saying "thank you" for your services.

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Team

Jojo
Jojo
owner

I'm originally from Reno, Nevada where at age four, I baked her first batch of cookies with my great-grandma. In 2008, I moved to Portland with my bestie and attended Oregon Culinary Institute where I graduated with degrees in both the baking and culinary programs. Since graduating, I has worked in and helped open several bakeries in the PNW before purchasing Dream Cakes. I believe cake is more than just a creative outlet, it鈥檚 my contribution to society. Cake plays a major role in our special memories, so for Pete鈥檚 sake don鈥檛 skip the cake, as my grandma would say!

Professional Network & Endorsements

6 Endorsements
NW Event Rentals NW Event Rentals Wedding Rentals

Johannah makes some of the best cakes in town! We recommend Dream Cakes to all of our clients still in need of a great tasting and beautiful cake. You won't be disappointed!

Ginger and You Events Ginger and You Events Wedding Planners

I love when my clients tell me they are working with Johannah! Dream Cakes are some of the best in our Portland Industry. Not only is their cake melt-in-your-mouth-amazingness, their designs and ability to accomplish difficult embellishments is incredible. Your guests will enjoy seeing a work of art and be even happier when they are eating it! Johannah is also incredibly kind and sweet, wonderful to work with and communicate with. She brings next-level-moisture to the world of cake - you will be ecstatic to have her cakes!

NW Events and Environments NW Events and Environments Banquet Halls

We met Johanna a little over a year ago when looking into cake designers to recommend to our clients. We fell in love with her sweet personality and great tasting sweets! She has many options to choose from and strives to design a cake that fits perfectly with the theme of the event. We recommend her to all of our brides who are still in search of their dream wedding cake. Johanna is amazing to work with-- you won't regret choosing Dream Cakes! -Jessica Gardner, Private Events Coordinator for NW Events and Environments

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2450 NE Sandy Blvd. Portland, OR, 97232
5032064148

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