Norwegian and 'Cake Boss' Partner on Cruise Ship Cake Shop

January 15, 2013
(9:26 a.m. EST) -- Norwegian Cruise Line's newest ship, Norwegian Breakaway, will feature a Carlo's Bake Shop location when it launches in May.

Operated by Buddy Valastro, star of the TV shows "Cake Boss" and "Next Great Baker," the cake shop will be located on Deck 8 and will offer a la carted priced freshly baked cookies, cannolis, truffles, cakes and pies including the chef's famous Oreo, dark chocolate mousse and purple groovy fondant cakes. Passengers can also preorder custom specialty cakes for birthdays, anniversaries and other celebrations.

For those looking for a more hands-on experience, the shop also will offer cupcake decorating classes.

Norwegian has been revealing a steady stream of information on the 4,000-passenger Breakaway, including its solo cabin-and-lounge complex, Haven suite complex, kids' activities, restaurants and more. Follow along on our Project Breakaway page. The christening ceremony will take place May 8 in New York City.

--by Dori Saltzman, News Editor