42 Greene Street
New York City, NY
A favorite among celebrities and the style-conscious since 1993, Ron Ben-Israelwas named the “King of Cakes” by Modern Bride magazine and is the recipient of numerous gold medals and awards in culinary competitions.
His glamorous, crystal-studded cake was recently seen in the movie Sex and the City 2, and Oprah Winfrey commissioned another over-the-top cake to share the cover of her eponymous magazine’s 10th anniversary issue. Ron and his team have created The Plaza’s 100th birthday cake, which was an exact confectionery replica of the famed New York landmark. Measuring over 12’ tall and serving 1,500 guests, the cake was hailed as a culinary and artistic masterpiece. A popular guest on TV, Ron appeared on “The Martha Stewart Show”, “Late Show with David Letterman” and the various Food Network programs. His cakes have appeared in The New York Times, New York Magazine, InStyle, and Vogue, among others.
“Ron Ben-Israel does amazing sugar work - so perfect! His cakes taste as good as they look!” --Martha Stewart
“Mr. Ben-Israel is the Manolo Blahnik of wedding cakes…” --The New York Times
“The Wedding Cake Master! You’ll need to hock your jewels for theses delicious masterpieces, that look fabulous and taste even better, but you get what you pay for!” --Zagat