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Cake: Top 11 Wedding Cake Trends

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  Metallic Cakes Metallics are making a comeback not just in stationary, but in cakes too! Think along the lines of stylized glam or the old Hollywood look. Style it with delicate embroidery for a delicate look or geometrically shaped for a more modern feel. Chocolate It’s becoming more and more popular for couples to
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Cake: The Tradition of Cake Cutting

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A wedding night isn’t complete without the bride and groom cutting a piece of cake together, right? But have you ever stopped to wonder how this tradition started and if you have to follow it? The wedding cake is usually served at the wedding reception after everyone is finished with dinner.  It was originally created
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Cake: Cupcakes or Wedding Cake

Cupcakes are a terrific alternative to the more traditional wedding cake. With individual cupcakes it’s easy to present several flavors for the guests to choose from. Because lets face it, people are picky, and with cupcakes you can offer a wide variety! You can find cupcake liners and wrappers in just about any type of
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Cake: Top 10 Wedding Cake Trends

1. Flavored Cakes. Believe it or not, but chocolate cake is becoming more popular than the traditional white or yellow cake. Other popular flavors include carrot, coconut, mocha, tiramisu, lemon, strawberry, red velvet, and cheesecake. 2. Frostings infused with unusual flavors like amaretto, champagne, hazelnut, Kahlua, mocha, rum, strawberry cream, etc. 3. Frostings with a
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Budget: 10 Ways to Save Money on Your Wedding Cake

1. Consider purchasing your cake from a non-commercial baker who works out of his or her home. 2. Consider buying your cake from a culinary school. If students are baking and decorating wedding cakes as part of their curriculum, you may be able to get a really great deal on a cake. 3. Keep decorations
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Advice: Glossary of Wedding Cake Terms

Basketweave – A piping technique that features interwoven vertical and horizontal lines made to resemble a wicker basket. Buttercream – A smooth, creamy icing that stays soft. It can be in any color and flavor. Also makes a good filling. As the name suggests, buttercream contains a lot of butter, so it melts easily in
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Cake: The Wedding Cake

The cake has been a special part of wedding celebrations since the Roman era. The original wedding cakes were made of wheat flour, salt and water and made into loaves. The loaves were then broken over the bride’s head at the end of the ceremony to bestow good luck and fertility to the newlyweds. Guests
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Cake: Wedding Cake – Do’s and Dont’s

Your wedding cake is a figure of beauty and deliciousness. You want your cake to stand out to your guests not just the aesthetics of the cake but the taste as well. It’s easy for you and your honey to get caught up in all the latest trends and want a little bit of everything
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Cake: Fall Wedding Cakes

Fall is arguably a bride’s favorite time of the year to get married. The color palette that nature provides this time of year is simply exquisite. Autumn weddings often have a more relaxed and laid back look compared to their often all-out spring counterparts. A trend for this year’s fall bride is the simple wedding
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Cake: Tips for Selecting a Wedding Cake

Choosing a wedding cake can be a very time consuming process. There are countless options to choose from, and many popular styles to consider. To find the right wedding cake, you could go from bakery to bakery looking at pictures and examples of cakes and spend hours and hours searching to find the one that
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