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Marguerite Schadt


Heitzman started the long history of baking and decorating cakes. In 1924 Charles Heitzman continued the baking tradition and created the famous “Butter Kuchen” and “Strawberry Whip Cream Cake”. Charles’ expertise was decorating specialty, and award winning wedding cakes. In 1954 the late Mary Agnes Heitzman and Paul Osting Sr. expanded the variety of offerings and started the catering division. Dan and Marguerite Schadt took over operations in 2000. The history of Heitzman Bakery is a legend in Louisville and we continue to serve families and businesses alike!

Currently, the 9426 Shelbyville Road location produces donuts, danish, kuchens, muffins, hot breakfast sandwiches and you can even visit for lunch! We encourage you to dine in or take out for dinner. Everything in the bakery and in our kitchen is produced with good quality ingredients and is made seven days a week.

Company and gourmet trays are available for morning or afternoon deliveries. Let us Cater your next event everything delivered to your front door, with sandwiches, pastas, fresh fruit, ” hot” casseroles, vegetables and don’t forget the dessert tray with assorted cookies and homemade bars

Come visit us and dine in or carry out. From donuts to specialty “wedding cakes” we are here to serve you and your family and friends. For the Holidays let us cook your meal and serve your family. Turkey, dressing, green beans, sweet potatoes, fluffy dinner rolls and yummy pumpkin pie.

Dec. 29, 2020

She Brings It To The Table!

In this episode, co-hosts Kristina, Mike & Sharon spotlight Heitzman’s Bakery, a Louisville, Kentucky bakery & caterer that has been in business over 130 years.

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