What is beautiful and tasty, a real centerpiece at your reception?
Your wedding cake.
Are you looking for wedding cake ideas? Your wedding cake can be a gorgeous focal point, yet another way to display the wedding colors or theme that you have so lovingly chosen. Whether you are having a traditional romantic theme or more exotic themes such as a the Mediterranean or a Vegas affair, the cake can be used to further showcase the particular theme or mood you are trying to create. Of course you can also add cake accessories, such as wedding cake jewelry, to any cake to make it even more special!
Besides being decorative the cakes other purpose is to give your guests a sweet treat once dinner is over. You want the cake to look beautiful and make all your guests happy at the same time. So how do you choose your cake? Well you can start by choosing a cake maker, or a bakery. If you have recently been to a wedding where you especially enjoyed both the decoration of the cake and the taste find out who they went through. If you havent been to any big events lately ask your friends and colleagues if they have suggestions.
Once you have some ideas of who you want to go through you can always go in and see the type of cakes they make, look through portfolios of previous decorated cakes, find out what flavors and additional decorations and styles are available and even schedule attending a cake tasting, where you can sample several different varieties that are available. If you are unhappy with what you have seen and tasted you can always try another bakery.
Remember your wedding cake can be personalized to make it feel more like
you and your fiancé than just another cake. You can do tons of things
to make the cake yours. Some popular suggestions include having the
baker use a family recipe, utilize wedding cake jewelry, or by using a
family heirloom in the cake design or as the topper or using a certain
flower to decorate the cake either because it ties into the wedding theme or because it has special meaning to you personally.
Dont forget to buy a cake topper or wedding cake jewelry for your cake as well as the serving essentials you will need. These will certainly turn into keepsakes you will treasure for years to come.