Amy’s Creative Cakes today competed in the Pearl S. Buck International Taste of World 2015 11th annual gala on May 15, 2015, and took the Fan Favorite Prize. The culinary fundraiser, judged by a celebrity guest panel, had a price tag of $125.00 per guest and the competing companies donated food and deserts to over 300 people. The philanthropic organization contributes aide to multiple countries worldwide, including the United States, in various ways from child sponsorship to cross-culture educational programs and humanitarian aid. Amy’s Creative Cakes, while helping raise funds for a wonderful cause, was also a crowd-pleaser with their maple walnut cupcakes with walnut cream filling, cream cheese frosting topped with a mini cinnamon bun.
Amy’s Creative Cakes has participated on a national level in both cake and cookie competitions since its grand opening in 2006 and has won countless awards including 1st Prize in the March 2011 N.C.A.C.S. for their amazing flower cupcakes and 1st Place, Best of Division, and Best of Show in September 2011 Pro and Master’s Division for their cupcake tropical centerpieces. Amy Recinos, the business’s owner, was trained by Wilton Industries in 2004 and has since that time taught over 1,100 students the art of cake decoration in Quakertown, Pa and surrounding areas. As a member of the ICES (International Cake Exploration Societe) and Upper Bucks Chamber of Commerce and with yearly training sessions to with Wilton Industries to keep current with trends, Amy Recinos has appealed to many in the Bucks and Montgomery County areas.