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5-12 Dessert Boutique & Lounge

703 Edgewood Street NE
Washington, DC, DC
Services: Cakes | Login to save vendor
(202) 841-4127

About Us

5-12 Dessert is a custom dessert business operating in the Washington, DC Metropolian area. We specialize in artistically designed dessert tables, custom cakes, handcrafted cookies, and desserts that don't just tast great they're a conversation piece!!

Daneen and Tai Heath are the mother-daughter team behind 5-12 Dessert. Tai is a very talented cake artist and pastry chef with a degree in Baking & Pastry Arts from Johnson and Wales University, while her mother, Daneen, has a degree in Business Administration with a passion for designing and styling dessert tables. Together, they have set out to leave their mark in the dessert industry. While in high school, Tai was highlighted in “Junior Ace of Cakes” on WUSA9. Her love for artistically designed cakes and pastries led to the creation of 5-12 Dessert alongside her biggest supporter, Daneen.

Products Offered
5-12 Dessert focuses on creating unique and creative edible works of art for the couples' wedding day that truly exceeds their expectations, while being prompt and professional. The team will be sure to deliver and setup your desserts and custom cake, so you have no worries on the day of. They offer many custom desserts options including cakes, groom's cakes, cupcakes, cake pops, cakesicles, french macaroons, handcrafted cookies, donuts, dessert shooters, dipped dessert options, and edible wedding favors. Because taste is just as important as design, they offer a premium product with multitude of cake flavors, icings, and fillings.

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5 out of 5
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  • We originally were planning a large wedding and Daneen & Tai worked with us from the beginning by baking & designing personalized cookies for "Will You Be My Bridesmaid" theme. We love them! They even packaged the cookies individually so I can send a package to each bridesmaid in the mail. Due to Coronavirus we changed our large wedding plans to a micro-wedding and they were so flexible with us going back and forth postponing our wedding twice to finally deciding to get married within a month. During The Pandemic, Daneen & Tai made it possible to do cake tasting by providing several options and personally delivering it straight to our home then we joined on Zoom to have the cake tasting experience with them. They took my Pinterest vision of a micro-cake and made such a beautiful strawberry cake. It tasted so good too!

    Frequently Asked Questions about Cake

    What is the starting price for wedding cakes with buttercream frosting (per slice, without tax)?

    $ 6.00

    What is the starting price for fondant wedding cakes (per slice, without tax)?

    $ 7.00

    What is the starting price for cupcakes (per cupcake, without tax)?

    $ 3.00

    What types of desserts do you provide?

    Cakes, Cookies, Cupcakes, Dessert Buffet, Groom's Cake, Pastries

    What services do you provide?

    Consultations, Custom Design, Delivery, Setup

    What special ingredients do you use?

    Fresh Fruit

    Are you licensed by the state health department?


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