Dessert Cakes are our most simple design. These can be ordered with writing on top for special occasions or sprinkles or nuts for an everyday dessert. (the letters seen on the top of images are for convenience in store for identifying flavors and are not necessary for cakes ordered in advance)
Regular Decoration is a standard decoration meant to enhance any occasion. Cake may be iced in icing of choice and has a Pink and Lavender, Orange and Yellow or Yellow and Lavender Color combinations that includes Daffodil's in the spring and Sunflowers in the fall. During the Christmas season we do Pink, Red or White Poinsettias with pine bows and chocolate balls
Deluxe Cakes make the perfect Anniversary Cake, Simple Wedding Cake or a Birthday cake. These fully customizable designs are perfect for any occasion
Wedding Cakes at Mrs. Backers are fully decorated in Buttercream Icing and can be customized to customer wishes. We match any wedding color on any of our designs. Size is also adjustable depending on servings required. Call 801.532.2022 to talk to Renee about pricing
Flower decoration that covers about half the cake in 3 color combinations: Pink and Lavender, Yellow and Lavender, Orange and Yellow
Custom design; usually a flower decoration Colors, Flowers and design decided by you
Includes French Pastries, Napoleons, Eclairs, and Petit Fours. We carry a wide variety of our French Pastries made fresh every day
Our delicious cupcakes come with a wide variety of decorations, all made of our delicious buttercream icing. Our standard cupcakes include Deluxe Cupcakes with a large original flower on top. Poof Cupcakes with a poof of usually Backers Pink Icing but it does vary seasonally. Filled cupcakes, simple design with a buttercream filling. Also lots of Seasonal options
Danishes and Donuts
Our Delicious made from scratch Daily Danishes and Donuts are the perfect way to start any day. Danishes come in 3 sizes (half size, Regular and Danish Rings) Donuts are chocolate or white and come iced and decorated in a variety of ways. Most popular is our Chocolate Fudge Bear. Our delicious Cinnamon rolls and our most popular Apple Fritter are available most mornings. We have also recently added delicious Buttermilk Donuts to the menu
We make a huge variety of cookies every day from scratch. Chocolate Chip, Chocolate Parfait and Raspberry Cream Cheese Tarts are our most popular. Our beautifully decorated Sugar Cookies and our soft and fluffy Soft Sugar Cookies can't be beat!
Our Yeast Breads are made from scratch and delicious. Some breads we make daily and others are special order items. Menu includes: White Buttercrust, Stoneground Whole Wheat, and Cracked Wheat, Also White Raisin and Cinnamon. We also make a Sandwich bread that can be cut to make finger sandwiches. We make it in White, Wheat and Colored. Some Breads are Seasonal Like Irish Soda, Pumpernickel, Swedish Limpa and Dark Rye
Dessert Breads are a smaller loaf perfect for slicing for parties or dinners. Flavors includes Banana Nut, Pound Cake, Pumpkin and Date Nut Bread (Pumpkin is seasonal to Fall and Date Nut to Winter)
Rolls and Croissants
Mrs. Backers makes 9 varieties of Rolls and 2 sizes of Croissants. We still make our rolls from scratch and hand roll and fold them every day. Making for the lightest yummiest rolls possible. Rolls menu includes: Potato Rolls, Parkerhouse Rolls, Butterflake Rolls, White Dollar Rolls, Wheat Dollar Rolls, Whole Wheat Rolls, Onion Cheese Rolls, Cracked Wheat Rolls, and Orange Rolls
Most Seasonal Items are only available in season
Any Christmas Gathering would only be enhanced by our beautiful and festively decorated Cakes, Cookies, Cupcakes and Breads. Poinsettias grace every shelf and Gingerbread fills the air as Christmas approaches. Traditional favorites like butter Spritz Cookies and our oldest recipes for gingerbread and traditional German Stollen grace our shelves this time of year. We also make our own homemade Fruitcakes from scratch. If you don't think you like Fruit Cake you need to try ours!
Any Haunted Halloween get together will be better with our ghoulishly haunted Cakes, Cupcakes and Cookies.
Thanksgiving is one of our favorite holidays. The month of November finds us with Pies and Rolls everywhere. Our homemade pie menu grows every year with requests from customers being the driving force. Our delicious scratch made dough is accompanied by a variety of fillings. No table is complete without our Homemade Apple Pie, or our Chocolate Silk Pie. All pies can be ordered in 8″ or 9″ sizes and some come in a tart size. We also make 11 different kinds of Rolls. Something for every table. All made by hand from our family to yours.
A day to show the one you love that you care and what better way than with an original Cake, Cupcake, cookie or Pastry.
Celebrate Easter with Hot Cross Buns, Gigantic Cookies, Delicious Bunnie, Lamb or Egg Cakes and colorful cookies, name can be added to most decorated cookies for that personal touch.
disclaimer:pricing and availability subject to change.
Mrs. Backers Pastry Shop was opened in 1941 by Martin Backer. His Son and Daughter-in-law currently run the Show along with two of their children. The Backers come from a long line of Bakers that came to Salt Lake City in 1926. We want to make the same high quality beautiful desserts that we learned from our fathers. We make everything from Danish to Cookies, Cakes to Éclairs and we love that this brings us to your home and your big life events. It's an honor to be trusted by each of our customers!