Sylvia Weinstock


Birthday January 28, 1930

Birth Sign Aquarius

Birthplace United States

DEATH DATE Nov 22, 2021 (91)

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Pastry chef who became one of the most in-demand cake designers in the United States with her New York cake shop Lily by Sylvia Weinstock. She baked cakes for some of the biggest names in entertainment, including Robert De NiroJennifer Lopez and Oprah Winfrey

Before Fame

She began baking in her country home in upstate New York and got her start as an apprentice to pastry chef George Keller. 


She once made a cake for the Saudi royal family that fed more than 3,000 people. 

Family Life

She married a man named Ben, with whom she had three daughters. 

Associated With

She prepared the cake for the wedding of Prince William and Kate Middleton.