Publix sells decorated cakes for birthdays, weddings, graduations and religious ceremonies in its bakery, and available characters include Mickey Mouse, Winnie the Pooh and Sesame Street, as of 2016. Other options for character cakes include Mario Brothers, Doc McStuffins, Teenage Mutant Ninja Turtles, Darth Vader and Power Rangers.
Wedding-related options include tiered reception cakes, sheet cakes for bridal showers, chocolate groom's cakes and multilayered anniversary cakes. Cake types include carrot, chocolate and vanilla, and icing options include buttercream, cream cheese and rolled fondant. More than 20 icing colors are available, including burgundy, forest green and periwinkle, and the bakery creates custom icing colors for engaged couples who provide fabric swatches that match their wedding decor. Publix bakery offers classic bride-and-groom cake toppers but can also top cakes with fresh flowers or family heirlooms. Freezer-safe storage containers are available for any couple who wishes to save the top tier of their wedding cake until their first anniversary.
Publix Special Editions cakes come in nontraditional flavors, including cherry chocolate chunk, raspberry cream cheese, lemon chiffon and chocolate peanut butter. Each Special Editions cake serves 20 and costs approximately $26.
The Publix bakery also sells fresh bread, croissants, rolls, pecan rings and pies. Pie flavors include apple, strawberry and Key lime.