Located in Australia's capital city and home of our Federal Parliament, Latorta is Canberra’s premier retailer of cake decorating, baking and chocolate supplies. We stock basics such as fondant, cake boxes and boards, to the latest in innovative products, tools and equipment.
Our boutique store and online shop are tailored to meet every need for home bakers, beginners and professional cake decorators. We offer expert advice 7 days a week in person at our concept store, by email, social media and over the phone.
Our concept store goes beyond simply selling things for cake... we provide our customers with a carefully curated and often unique selection of products that connect to home bakers (mums and dads) and professional decorators alike. Discover and experience our handpicked selection of products that are designed to inspire you or just make life easy. Learn from us as we demonstrate and teach you how to create edible works of art.
Our cake decorating school is highly regarded for our professionalism and attention to detail, having built an enviable reputation for offering expert tuition in a wonderful environment and according to world's best cake practices.
We are extremely proud that Latorta recently won Australia's Best Small Retailer Award at Cake International Australia by the Australian Cake Artists and Decorators Association in 2021. We were finalists for Best Small Retailer in 2022 and Online Retailer in 2022. We were also finalists for Best Retailer in the Australian Cake Decorators Network awards in 2022. In addition, our managing director was a finalist in the Canberra Business Women of the Year Award 2021 by CWB. Latorta are proud corporate members of ACADA and ACDN.
Our name "Latorta" is a play on the Italian and Spanish phrase "La Torta" meaning "The Cake". But we are more than that... we stock everything for the caker, baker and chocolatier as well.
In addition to introducing revolutionary products to our customers, we stock all of the biggest brands in the cake decorating and sugar universe, including favourites like Bakels, Callebaut, LorAnn, Saracino, Satin Ice, Creative, Agbay, Fat Daddio, Crisco, Cesco, Colour Mill, Loyal, Cake Lace, Katy Sue Designs, FMM, PME, Wilton, Cookie Countess, Sprinks, Over The Top, Chefmaster, Sweet Sticks and many more.
We choose to stock high quality and genuine original products from Australia and internationally. We work hard to source our products from reputable suppliers, avoiding pirated copies, inferior quality or unethical businesses. Our range is extensive, on trend, and our fully qualified cake decorating staff take time to share their immense knowledge with you. Be assured you are receiving great products and great service, at great prices.
All our staff are professional decorators themselves, so you can be assured the advice you are given is honest, accurate, tried and tested. You are welcome to pop in, email or phone us with your caking questions, as we love to talk cake …. all day long!
Our boutique cake decorating supplies store is like none other in Australia. We invite you to visit us at the Majura Park Shopping Centre - it's adjacent to the Canberra International Airport.
So come and experience our universe of sugar - and support a small family owned Australian business.