Based in Wheeling, IL, The Baking Institute is a wedding bakery producing beautiful all-natural wedding cakes for couples on their big day. Every cake is made from fresh, raw ingredients and without preservatives and artificial substitutes. The bakery is committed to providing customers with delicious and luxury standards of handmade sweet treats. The bakery is owned and operated by passionate cake designer and pastry chef Igor Elyash. After more than two decades in the culinary industry, Igor decided to specialize in wedding cakes, connecting prospective newlyweds with unbeatable excellence. Igor prides himself on baking every cake with traditional, time-honored recipes, paying homage to the masters that came before him. The Baking Institute can create custom wedding cakes from scratch. Couples are welcome to book a tasting session where they can sample different flavors and designs, discussing their ideas with the head pastry chef. The bakery also offers sweet treats like cookies, cupcakes, and pastry trays to complement the dessert table.