An Interstellar Bake-Off

The registration portals have closed, launching us into anticipation for this year’s cosmic chocolate cake showdown, featuring 19 stellar local bakers and pastry pioneers. Click on the links below to explore the profiles of our cosmic contenders.

Meet the Competitors!


2024 Theme: Galaxy Gala!

Stars, galaxies, and the thrill of traveling through space will be the inspiration for participating chefs.

Not sure what to expect? 

Browse our gallery for a sample of outstanding cakes from previous years.

Rules

We take our cake seriously!  Please read this document carefully. Beginner chefs, information about how to make use of The Commissary is here!

Ask an Expert!

Never been to the Chocolate Ball? No problem – we are here for you! Contact an expert with culinary questions and insight on what to expect.
Chef Kelly Scott, Get Caked, getcakedroc@gmail.com
Michelle Hess, Engine 14 Brewery,
themeathouse@engine14brewery.com
Please contact Jill Johnson with any other event questions at (310) 995-6810 or jejohnson@epiny.org

An Interstellar Bake-Off

The registration portals have closed, launching us into anticipation for this year’s cosmic chocolate cake showdown, featuring 19 stellar local bakers and pastry pioneers. Click on the links below to explore the profiles of our cosmic contenders.

Meet the Judges

Our thanks to the 2024 judging panel consisting of:

Paul Guglielmo

Paul Guglielmo
Craft Cannery

Michelle Hess
Engine 14 Brewery

Kelly Scott
Get Caked!

Dino Kay
I Heart Media

Michelle Woods
RPP Team of High Falls Sotheby’s International Realty