For $74, today's side deal gets you one Adult 101 cake-decorating class (a $149 value) at Let Them Eat Cake, an award-winning bakery whose wedding creations were dubbed Best Cake in Phoenix by Arizona Bride Magazine.
Adults 101 is a small group class (5–8 people) that teaches wannabe cake masters the necessary knowhow for baking and preparing a cake. After covering the equipment, professional confectioners will demonstrate the basics of making delicious icing and how to design the cake with writing, borders, flowers, and figure piping. All supplies are included, but if you think wine will loosen up the artistic vise, feel free to bring in your favorite bottle. Classes fill up fast, so try to reserve your spot at least two weeks in advance to save a spot on cake cloud nine.
Though few reviews exists for its classes, Let Them Eat Cake has won numerous awards for its cakes and cupcakes, including Best Cupcakes, 2009 from the Wedding Chronicle, Best Wedding Cake from Arizona Bride Magazine, and Best Politically Incorrect Dessert, 2009 from the Phoenix New Times for the Michael Jackson cupcake. The bakery has been featured by HelloPhoenix.com, and the Arizona Republic provided coverage of its entry into the Food Network's Incredible Anniversary Cake challenge. Yelpers give Let Them Eat Cake an average of 3.5 stars, and four Insider Pagers give it a perfect five-star rating.