Frost Me was founded in 2011 in San Diego CA as a delivery based company. Over the past years, Frost Me has grown into one of the most popular and trusted cupcake bakeries providing cupcakes and cakes for events small and large. Frost Me’s bakery is located at Seaport Village in the San Diego Harbor and the Westfield UTC in la Jolla offering several different cupcake flavors daily, gluten free options, and organic/fair trade gourmet coffees and teas. Delivery is available.
Audrey and Jon
Owner and pastry chef Audrey Hermes was born and raised in the small town of Dickinson located in North Dakota. Audrey was raised on the simple principals of hard work, dedication to what you love and a passion for people. Both of Audrey's grandmothers loved to bake and would make extravagant cakes for holidays and birthdays. Her passion growing up was in dance and she continued on to receive a Bachelor of fine arts with a minor in nutrition. After graduation she put her creativity into the kitchen, teaching herself how to bake. Audrey continually strives to challenge herself and her baking to bring Frost Me customers the best possible product With a home baked taste. Audrey started dating Jon (her boyfriend) in the beginnings of Frost Me and he has helped shape the company into what it is today. Jon was raised in Hermosa beach CA spending every summer in Sweden with his mother's family. Jon's grandfather owned a traditional Swedish bakery in sweden called Soderlund's Hembageri' serving the people of Gavle for 40 years. His grandfather's love for desserts and pastries was passed down to him. After thirteen years of working in the mortgage industry Jon chose to leave and join forces with Audrey. He is now the marketing director and the behind the scenes extraordinaire of Frost Me as well as Audrey's assistant baker for their win on Food Network's Cupcake Wars.
Frost Me has been seen at local events including Toasted, San Diego Wine Cheese and Chocolate festival, San Diego City Beat's anniversary party, South Park Walkabouts, San Diego Beer Festival, and Best of San Diego Events just to name a few.
Frost Me prides itself in taking part in community events. Frost Me donates products and time benefiting non-profit organizations such as The San Diego Women's Museum, Leap to Success, The St. Baldwicks foundation and many more. All leftover products that are not sold at our bakery are donated to the San Diego Rescue Mission.
Frost Me has now became San Diego's newest Cupcake Wars Champions for Season 9!
To find out more about Cupcake Wars, our experience and the cupcakes we invented in the show watch this video.
Frost Me Gourmet proudly uses Challenge dairy for all of our baking which supports local California dairy farms.