Cupcakes and Cheltenham Christmas Spirit
The Vanilla Pod Bakery will be taking a stall at the first ever Bath Road Christmas Craft Fair in Cheltenham this Friday 4th to Sunday 6th December 2009). Located in a huge marquee in the Exmouth Arms, Vanilla Pod will be selling a wide range of Christmas inspired cupcakes as well as launching their new Christmas gift box range. Cupcakes will be able to be purchased individually or as pick-your-own selection boxes. Tempting flavours on offer include Vanilla and Brandy Butter, Mince pie flavour, Chocolate Orange, and Chestnut, as well as favourites Double Chocolate and Classic Vanilla. Alternatively customers will be able to purchase beautifully packaged Christmas cake cupcake gift box.
The Vanilla Pod Bakery is very excited to be involved with the first Bath Road Christmas Craft Fair and we hope it will become annual event. Vanilla Pod is going to have lots of Christmas inspired cupcakes on sale to get everyone in the festive mood, says Owner Pia Cato This will be a great event and we cant wait to see you all there!
The Christmas Craft Fair will showcase over 30 local craftspeople and is the perfect event for purchasing unique Christmas gifts. There will also be a grotto with Santa visiting between 2-4pm on the Saturday and Sunday, a treasure hunt for children and lots of festive bunting, mulled wine, a variety of live entertainment and a large Christmas tree to get everybody in the mood!
Organised by local community group Cheltenham Connect the aim is for this to become an annual event, that will bring people from all over Cheltenham and beyond, and will be promote the idea of ‘Buy Local for Christmas’ as widely as possible.
The Vanilla Pod Bakery provides cupcakes for all occasions Vanilla Pods cupcakes make the perfect unique Christmas gift. Please visit www.vanillapodbakery.com for more pictures of Vanilla Pods cupcakes, keep up to date with the latest news on the Facebook fan page www.facebook.com/vanillapodbakery or follow us on Twitter www.twitter.com/vanillapodchelt
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University of Gloucestershire graduate, Pia Cato set up the Vanilla Pod Bakery in March 2009.
Miss Cato won the University of Gloucestershires 2008 business enterprise competition (http://resources.glos.ac.uk/businesslinks/cei/innovation/bugcompetition/index.cfm), which gave her the push to follow her ambitions.
Pia was also a finalist at the Knowledge West Enterprise Awards 2009 (http://www.knowledgewest.org.uk/enterpriseawards/index.asp)
The Vanilla Pod Bakery hopes to open its first shop in Cheltenham 2010.
Pia has always been a keen baker since the age of seven, when she first started experimenting with making scones.
Dainty, retro, treats, summer, glamour, 1950s and 1960s, are all words that spring to mind when you think of cupcakes.
The Vanilla Pod Bakery can be found at www.vanillapodbakery.com.
For more information or photos please contact Pia at firstname.lastname@example.org or on 0871 288 0934