Choosing a Wedding Cake.
Whilst the bride and her dress play the central
role in the wedding, when it comes to the wedding breakfast, all
eyes will be on the cake.
It's for this reason that most brides prefer a
unique wedding cake that will be admired and remembered by every
guest - a cake that looks fabulous and tastes delicious.
But choosing a wedding cake isn't just about
design and taste; several other factors need to be taken into
account when deciding on the wedding cake that best suits your
A well-made and bespoke wedding cake isn't cheap
but there are ways of keeping the cost down. One way is to choose a
sponge cake rather than the traditional fruitcake, or perhaps have
one sponge cake tier and the other fruitcake?
Not only will you be cutting costs, you'll also
be able to please those guests whose tastes don't extend to rich
Also consider how importance of a bespoke wedding
cake is to you. A good wedding cake supplier will be able to
customise an otherwise standard wedding cake design to match your
theme colours, making the cake unique to you, without the added cost
of designing a cake from scratch.
How many guests will be attending the reception?
If the wedding's small, a two tier cake will give
up to 30 servings, while either a three-tier or four-tier cake can
serve up to 100 guests.
Do any of your guests have a serious allergy?
Gluten intolerance and nut allergies are the most common and can
easily be worked around by making one gluten or nut free tier.
Please remember that your wedding cake should be
chosen and ordered as soon as possible. Rich fruit cakes need many
months to mature and elaborate decoration takes time to be properly
planed and executed.
Most import is to communicate your requirements
to your cake designer she will be able to help with advice and
experience in ways you might have overlooked.
We look forward to being of assistance in making
your dream a reality.