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LOW GLUTEN Butterfly Cake

This product requires at least prior day ordering. Due to the intricate details of the cake. Please consider our Same-Day Cake Options 

Experience our trendy Low-Gluten Butterfly Cake, popular on social media for its firm texture and award-winning icing between layers. This fully-covered masterpiece features artistic brushstrokes, edible paper butterflies, and gold accents, offering a stunning dessert tailored to your dietary needs. Elevate your celebration with optional matching mini-cupcakes.

The cake in the image is in the size, Medium. Butterflies are approx 25mm-40mm in size.

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Flavour

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  • Flavours:
    • Chocolate - Using Black Gold Cocao for the most authentic of chocolate tastes.
    • Vanilla - A classic, popular with children and at weddings, we've added the best vanilla essences we have found to the Black Velvet Sponge.
    • Salted Caramel - Our vanilla cake with our award-winning vanilla icing layered with a french salted caramel sauce recipe.

    Cake Ingredients: Gluten-Free Flour, Sugar, Buttermilk, Butter, Cream Cheese, Eggs, Vegetable Oil, Milk, Baking Powder, Salt and flavour specific ingredients mentioned above.

    ALLERGENS: CONTAINS MILK, EGGS. Due to shared equipment from our suppliers and in our kitchen, this product may contain traces of PEANUTS, TREE NUTSWHEAT (GLUTEN). Please advise of any allergies when placing your order so extra care can be taken and we can provide a further breakdown of decoration ingredients, etc.
    Please be careful cutting the cake. Some cakes have food safe wooden or plastic dowels inserted into the cake for stability.
  • Cake Size and Specification Guide

    For our multiple tiered cake options, please open the chat bubble or click here for options of this design available online.

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    Small Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring four round 5inch (12.7cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 8 dessert slices or 12 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 1kg. Cake height before decorations is approximately 10cm.
    • Presented on a 8inch (20.3cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 8inch length by 8inch width by 8inch height (20.3cm x 20.3cm x 20.3cm).
    Small+2 Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring six round 5inch (12.7cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 12 dessert slices or 16 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 1.5kgs. Cake height before decorations is typically 19cm.
    • Presented on a 8inch (20.3cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 8inch length by 8inch width by 8inch height (20.3cm x 20.3cm x 20.3cm).
    Medium Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring four round 7inch (17.8cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 18 dessert slices or 24 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 2kgs. Cake height before decorations is approximately 10cm.
    • Presented on a 10inch (25.4cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 10inch length by 10inch width by 10inch height (25.4cm x 25.4cm x 25.4cm).
    Medium+2 Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring six round 7inch (17.8cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 27 dessert slices or 40 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 3kgs. Cake height before decorations is typically 19cm.
    • Presented on a 10inch (25.4cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 10inch length by 10inch width by 10inch height (25.4cm x 25.4cm x 25.4cm).
    Large Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring four round 9inch (22.9cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 32 dessert slices or 48 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 3kgs. Cake height before decorations is approximately 10cm.
    • Presented on a 12inch (30.48cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 12inch length by 12inch width by 12inch height (30.48cm x 30.48cm x 30.48cm).
    Large+2 Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring six round 9inch (22.9cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 48 dessert slices or 72 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 4kgs. Cake height before decorations is typically 19cm.
    • Presented on a 12inch (30.48cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 12inch length by 12inch width by 12inch height (30.48cm x 30.48cm x 30.48cm), noting that any decorations placed on cake may extend beyond 12inch height.
    XLarge Round Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring four round 12inch (30.48cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake weight over 5.5kgs. Cake height before decorations is approximately 10cm.
    • Cake feeds 50 dessert slices or 75 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Presented on a 12inch (30.48cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 14inch length by 14inch width by 14inch height (30.48cm x 30.48cm x 30.48cm).
    XLarge+2 Cake
    • A One-Tiered Cake featuring six round 9inch (22.9cm) diameter layers of 1inch (2.54cm) high sponge, each layer of sponge separated by our award winning buttercream icing.
    • Cake feeds 75 dessert slices or 110 smaller square 'coffee' slices
    • Cake weight over 8kgs. Cake height before decorations is typically 19cm.
    • Presented on a 14inch (35.6cm) round white masonite cake board. Cake board size may change depending on add-on decorations, e.g. Cake Board Lettering. Other cake board shapes and colours available on request.
    • Typically presented in cake box 14inch length by 14inch width by 14inch height (30.48cm x 30.48cm x 30.48cm).
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    There are four options to receive Black Velvet Sydney products:
    Darlinghurst Concept Store Pick-Up
    Careful Courier Delivery
    Multiple Delivery Location Orders
    Bespoke Delivery

    Darlinghurst Concept Store Pick-Up
    3 minutes walk from King's Cross Train station.
    6 minutes walk from Taylor Square buses on Oxford Street.


    Sydney-Wide Careful Courier Delivery

    We offer both a Cart-Selected 2hr delivery time frame and an OFF-PEAK 5-HOUR Morning or Afternoon Delivery for most of Metro Sydney. Please note, due to the large number of fragile deliveries we will not consider your 2-hr preferred time in the cart if you choose the 5-hr Off-Peak option during checkout.
    Please use the shipping calculator below for starting prices. If you do not know the postcode of your destination, please check on the Australia Post website. Please open a chat with us if you have national delivery requirements.

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    Type Postcode and Click Calculate!


    Multiple Delivery Orders

    For large cupcake orders (>200 cupcakes, multiple locations) either within Sydney or nationwide, please open a chat or contact us with details of your requirements and we can plan a cost-effective logistical solution for you.


    Bespoke Delivery

    We have shipped multiple-tier wedding cakes all over Australia and cupcakes to mines in middle of Western Australia,  please contact us with details of your requirements and we can plan a cost-effective logistical solution for you.

FAQ

Placing Your Order

Open chat now and ask us! Or simply place your order and our team will be in touch straight away if there are any issues. Unless the product says otherwise, all our classic designer sized cupcakes can be ordered same day. Many cakes can be created SAME DAY and if you have a custom cake in mind, the sooner we get a picture from you, the quicker we can tell you! Please remember, the sooner we know, the better chance we have of making a gorgeous BV cake for you! Please note mini-cupcakes and dietary cupcakes typically require prior day notice. WE DO SELL OUT DURING THE DAY, SO PLEASE DONT DELAY. 

There are four ways! (1) ONLINE STORE, the fastest, simply browse our cake and/or cupcake collections, choose the size/flavour/custom options for your favourite products and Add to Cart - Select your preferred time for delivery/pickup in the cart then use our secure checkout to confirm your order. (2) VIA ONLINE CHAT every page has our little black chat bubble in the bottom right, click that and our team will be able to assist you 7 days/week from 7am-Midnight local time (Sydney) (3) CALL US - Out team is more than willing to assist you place your order over the phone during our opening hours (4) VISIT OUT STORE - Simply click Contact Us to find our current opening hours.

Our Cart page allows you to specify if you would like to Pick Up or Delivery and the Date and Time of Pick-Up or Delivery. Open a chat window with us now if you would like to discuss further or see more on delivery in the dedicated section below.

Yes we do have cupcake samplers (box of 5 Designer Cupcakes - in 5 different base cake flavours), to help you choose your preferred cake flavour.

No! Our online store products do have minimums, just based on what our clients have ordered in the past, but if you would like a custom size or quantity, simply open the chat window to discuss with our team!

Online and over the phone we take Visa, Mastercard, AMEX. Paypal and EFT facilities are also available. You can also pay with cash in our Darlinghurst store. Please note that all orders, excluding corporate account orders, must be prepaid. 

Due to heavy demand, we are currently are not offering cake consultations. Our online team can help with most questions you will have and if you prefer to visit our retail store to discuss a cake, we recommend Wednesdays or Thursdays between 10am-1pm.

We work with all wedding planners and florists. Please open chat or Contact Us to discuss your event further.

DELIVERY / PICK-UP OPTIONS

99 percent of our delivery orders are delivered by 3rd party careful couriers throughout Sydney CBD and suburbs and all our products online can be delivered this way. We have transported very special cakes all over Australia as well.

Our 2-hour delivery pricing starts from $10 not matter what you order. Note we are ALWAYS trying to negotiate better delivery rates, but due to the super fragile nature of our goods, our rates are generally higher than standard courier rates in Sydney as special vehicles and extra care needs to be taken.

Please note OFF-PEAK Delivery is available for most of Metro Sydney. Due to the large number of fragile deliveries we will not consider your 2-hr preferred time in the cart if you choose an OFF-PEAK option.

#CALCULATOR#

Yes, you can select your preferred date and two-hour window for delivery in our cart or with one of our consultants, to ensure you get your order when you want it. 

Once you have added your desired products to the online store cart, you can select Pick-Up or Delivery in the cart and your preferred Date and Time for receiving your Black Velvet Sydney products. Of course, our staff can also assist via chat, phone or in-store.

Our retail store is located 2kms from CBD, just a few steps from the King's Cross Coca-Cola sign at 110 Darlinghurst Road, Darlinghurst NSW 2010.

Yes to all! In the online store cart page there are fields to enter the event booking name as well as the event booking start time, so our couriers will have no issue speaking with the venue staff when delivering your order.

We will send an order fulfilment email to the email address on the order when our drivers have successfully delivered the order. Note that some venues (e.g. television stations, hotels) require us to leave the products with concierge or security, in which case we will send the email then. If you need a follow up text message sent to someone, just let us know in the order notes of the cart section of the page.

Please open a chat window and let us know the addresses and our team will immediately start work on a quote for you. We have successfully executed campaigns with over 500 delivery locations around Australia, so our team is well experienced and ready to assist in meeting your requirements at the best possible price.

Due to the fragile nature of our goods and customs/import restrictions on fresh food items in most countries, we do not offer international delivery at this time. Please note we can often recommend cake decorators and stores if asked.

Your SPECIAL Custom Cupcake and Cake Designs

Yes, we can work with your florist or ours to add florals to your cake by using food safe waxes to keep separation from the floral from inside the cake. We also have a range of floral cakes for sale in our online store.

Last minute? If you place your order online before midday or get in touch with us before then we can often have a cake ready for you in 1-2 hours. All our cakes are made-to-order, so unless we have a spare cake made, there will be a short wait to receive a cake.

Our cake prices are determined by the complexity of the design, decorations used and cake size, please let us know at the start if you have a working budget in mind. Typically custom cakes will start around $150 for a small 8-feed cake.

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Our cake collection online is what we are currently offering. If you have seen a style on our Instagramaccount that you like, we may be able to accommodate your order with an additional customisation fee. Please send us an email at i info@blackvelvetcakes.com.au along with the reference photo of your preferred design so we can consult our decorators for a quote for you!

You can add a personalized message on the cake by adding Cake Board Lettering, Disc Toppers, or a Greeting Card. Feel free to choose from our Extras page. 

If you would like a customised topper, we highly recommend choosing or purchasing a customised cake topper through www.communicakeit.com. They are familiar with our style of cakes, and create something awesome to match.

For Cupcakes, you can generally choose any flavour except for cupcake packs that come in predetermined flavours. However, for Cakes, you can choose 1 flavour per-tier.

Dietary Requirements

For schools and other institutions that wish to order from Black Velvet Sydney and must take dietary precautions for a large group of people, you may request a list of allergens that may be present in our cakes and cupcakes via email - info@blackvelvetcakes.com.

We do make Vegan Cakes, and LOW-Gluten Cakes, but not guaranteed 100% Gluten-Free, as we have ingredients are sourced from suppliers with warnings that traces of Gluten may be present. Contact Us via email if there are any concerns regarding celiac requirements.

Any Other Questions?

We spend a lot of time sourcing quality ingredients and decorations from reliable suppliers around the globe to bring you our cake collection - believe it or not, it has taken many years to do this as suppliers in this industry can be very unreliable. On top of this good Cake Decorating skills are very hard to find - we have to balance our creative flair with what our team members can do each day given the strong demand for our cakes. Rest assured we are constantly and obsessively investing in training , machinery and tools to help us bring you our great tasting and designed cakes at the best possible price, with a strong service ethic to match!

Simply open a chat with us or head to our Contact Us page to send us an email or give us a call!

Order Changes / Cancellations

Yes, we understand things can happen and variations may be required. 

Simply email us your order number and what you would like to change. You can also see our Terms & Conditions of Service,for reference. We will confirm all updated orders via email and inform you if any additional charges are necessary.

We are able to offer refunds if you need to cancel your order, by at least 3 days (72 hours) prior to the delivery/pick-up date. If your order needs to be cancelled outside of that time frame, we can offer to reschedule delivery or convert the order into store credit instead. Please note that refunds will be processed in the next 48 hours and will reflect your account within 7-10 days.

Last minute cancellation is only allowed within 30 minutes after an order is placed especially for next-day or same-day orders. Any cancellation beyond this 30-minute threshold would only be subject to conversion to store credit, or delivery/pick up reschedule.

BLACK VELVET SYDNEY SOCIALS

Each month we’ll scout out all the tagged socials of customers showcasing the Black Velvet Vision of 'How Sydney Celebrates' and repost to our own page.

We’ll select one lucky winner from each month to win $1000.

By submitting a photo/video, entrant grants Black Velvet Sydney the right to publish submitted photo/video, username, city and captions on our website, social media or any other marketing materials. Slight photo alterations may be made by our staff in order to fit properly on our website or marketing materials.

Photos deemed to be inappropriate or offensive by Black Velvet Sydney will not be eligible.

If a professional photo is submitted to our contest, Black Velvet Sydney will not be held responsible for securing usage rights from the photographer. It is highly recommended that the entrant receive rights to use the photo prior to contest submission.

By participating in the contest, you release and agree to hold Black Velvet & Co Pty Ltd, their respective subsidiaries and affiliates, and their respective directors, officers, and employees harmless from any and all losses, damages, rights, claims, and actions of any kind arising out of or in connection with your participation in the contest or your creation and sharing of pin boards, or resulting from acceptance, possession, use or misuse of any prize, including, without limitation, personal injuries, death, and property damage, and claims based on publicity rights, defamation, or invasion of privacy, whether suffered by you or a third party. The contest is void wherever prohibited or restricted by law, and is subject to all applicable federal, state and local laws and regulations.