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Slice of Wedding Cake

Whether you decide to make the cutting of the wedding cake one of the main events at your reception.  Or prefer to keep things a little more low key.  The design, shape and taste of the actual cake can be whatever ever you desire it to be.

Some couples opt for the more traditional tiered cake (three, four or five tiers depending on the number of guests and how lavish your big day is).  Whereas others pick a cake that can only be classed as elaborate and made for one reason and one reason only – to WOW your guests.  There are also a growing number of couples who would prefer to let their guests pick their own cake and go for the more casual approach – mini wedding cakes, wedding themed cupcakes or a good selection of cake already sliced.

We’re going to take a closer look at these three options – traditional, elaborate and cupcakes and give you some ideas to which cakes fit better under each.  Remember there is no rules set in stone, it is your wedding and you can have whichever cake you would like.  But don’t forget your guests will be just as excited at the thought of a slice of wedding cake as you are – whether that be as part of the dessert menu, as a gift to take home with them, or included in evening buffet.

Traditional Wedding Cake

The most traditional wedding cake is the one that is tiered and how many tiers it consists of is down to the couple getting married.  When choosing a tiered wedding cake it is a good idea to take into account how many guests will be offered a slice.  Each tier could […]