ABC News followed the story of cooperatively-owned Taste of Denmark Bakery in Oakland when the mutualized and on their first anniversary last Fall.
A Taste of Denmark was started on August 8, 2010 around a small table in a vacated bakery in Oakland. The owners of the building and three former employees of the old bakery sat down and formed a plan for a new Co-op bakery.
A TASTE OF DENMARK WAS BORN
The ideas and experience we brought to the new business come from more than 80 years of experience in the bakery business. Our decorators have made thousands of wedding and birthday cakes over the last four decades. We welcome the chance to do your cake for that special occasion too.
We offer many styles of decoration to choose from, but you can also bring us your design, and we will be happy to do that too. We take great pride in our ability to do whatever it takes to make you happy with your cake. We will work with you to customize your cake to make your one remember..
We also are a full-service scratch mix bakery. We have a pervasive line of Danish and French pastries. We use many types of bread and rolls for a lot of the local caterers for their parties. We also offer some of the newer items like cake pops, whoopie pies, mini cupcakes, muffins, fresh fruit tarts, and many more.ore.
Our goal is that anyone that sees and tastes our products will want to have some from the same place; we will do our best to make that happen. This is how we do business, and the way we will grow into what we know will be: THE BEST BAKERY AROUND”