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Biography

Doc’s Cake Shop founded by Derrell “Doc” Darwood in March of 2012, started as a way to bring life to his Grandmother’s favorite southern recipes as well as to fulfill his longtime vision of entrepreneurship

Doc had always enjoyed baking and learned all he knows from Grams and other family members.
After 5 years of working with Cake Man Raven, he was abruptly let go. It was then He had to quickly find a way to provide for himself.

After applying for various jobs, and attending job interviews. Doc... READ MORE

Doc’s Cake Shop founded by Derrell “Doc” Darwood in March of 2012, started as a way to bring life to his Grandmother’s favorite southern recipes as well as to fulfill his longtime vision of entrepreneurship

Doc had always enjoyed baking and learned all he knows from Grams and other family members.
After 5 years of working with Cake Man Raven, he was abruptly let go. It was then He had to quickly find a way to provide for himself.

After applying for various jobs, and attending job interviews. Doc knew there had to be a better way to provide for himself, fulfill his passion and love of baking Grams recipes, and mostly having an IMPACT in the world.

It was at That Moment- that Doc decided to become an entrepreneur, thus Doc’s Cake Shop was born.
Using his grandmother’s kitchen oven as a starting ground Doc baked tirelessly out of his grandmother’s apartment fulfilling orders as they came. But once space became available in a family owned building, He knew the time was right to venture out on his own.

Today Doc’s Cake Shop provides rich, moist and high quality “real southern like” desserts, With selections such as Doc’s Brooklyn Red Velvet, Doc’s Sweet Savannah Pineapple Coconut & Doc’s Blissful Banana Pudding. With their “Simply Delicious” taste Doc’s Cake Shop has become New York’s Premier Bakery and the #1 dessert destination for all occasions.

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