Jane Lockhart

Los Angeles

Cakes, Pastries, Desserts


Specialities

Cakes, Desserts, Pastries

About Jane Lockhart

Jane Lockhart owns and operates the popular Los Angeles bakery, Sweet Lady Jane. Sweet Lady Jane opened in West Hollywood in 1988. The shop has been a favorite of Hollywood stars for years and has created countless exquisite cakes for celebrity weddings, birthdays, and events. Sweet Lady Jane has been featured in Oprah’s Favorite Things, Newsweek, Bon Appetit, and the New York Times. Town and Country has called Jane the “West Coast Cake Diva.”

Hailing from Long Island, New York, Jane taught elementary school before moving to Los Angeles where she worked at Cedars-Sinai Medical Center. Jane’s passion for baking with fresh ingredients led her to start selling her desserts to Los Angeles restaurants. Her sweet treats soon earned great praise and led her to open Sweet Lady Jane. Sweet Lady Jane opened locations in Santa Monica in 2010, Encino and Newport Beach in 2015. Jane is committed to making everything on the menu from scratch using only the highest quality ingredients.


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Jane Lockhart's Video Tutorials

How to Make French Meringue

Jane Lockhart
Easy

Learn professional tips and tricks to make a perfectly fluffy and stable french meringue, every time.

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Everything You Need to Know About Baking Pans

Jane Lockhart
Easy

Learn how to pick the correct pan, each time you bake.

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How to Make a Classic Whipped Cream

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Easy

This whipped cream is subtly sweet and easy to make, lending itself to many different dessert applications.

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How to Properly Melt Chocolate

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Easy

Learn this foolproof method and never burn chocolate again.

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How to Cream Butter and Sugar

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Easy

Mastering this easy, but essential, baking skill is the first step to perfecting several classic desserts.

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