Bartolo 'Buddy' Valastro is a fourth-generation baker and the head of Carlo's Bakery in Hoboken, New Jersey.
At the age of 17 the sudden and tragic loss of his father placed all of the responsibilities of the bakery on his shoulders. He promised his Dad to make him proud and Carlo's a household name, like he had always dreamed of. With the help of his family a, lot of passion and hard work he is today an accomplished master baker, cake decorator and star of the hit TLC series Cake Boss.
'Every day when I walk through those bakery doors, I am reminded of Dad, the real Cake Boss. I like to think he had been proud of me, of our family, and proud that with hard work and a lot of faith, I have made good on my promise to him.', Buddy sais.
Carlo's Bakery offers his customers elegant wedding cakes, buttery crumb cakes, freshly filled cannolis, flaky lobster tails and a large variety of cookies and pastries. Every cake made is customized to the individual's needs and desires.
Here is a video about Buddy's Weirdest Cakes! For him everything is possible!