Ron Ben-Israel Cakes New York, NY
Ron Ben-Israel’s elegant cakes have long been a favorite among celebrities and the style-conscious. He was 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.
As the only Master Pastry Chef Instructor at The French Culinary Institute in New York, Ron is committed to sharing his passion, techniques and secrets with students and aspiring sugar artists. Internships at his bakery-studio in the fashionable neighborhood of SoHo, New York City, are highly coveted, as well as a personal design session for a custom cake.
New York, NY / New York, NY