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Kristine Bender, the creative force behind k.rose cakes, is an accomplished pastry chef living in Washington, D.C. For the past six years, Kristine has been designing and baking pastries at top D.C. restaurants including Olives, across from the White House, and Citronelle in Georgetown.

Kristine's signature desserts and cakes draw from traditional favorites, giving them a modern and sophisticated twist.

k.rose cakes, 2006