Some say wedding trends no longer exist. That most brides and grooms look at what’s in vogue and then do whatever they want. It seems when it comes to weddings these days it’s all about what to include and what to leave out.
Everywhere you look; it’s all about the wedding cake or I should say it’s all about no wedding cake. Wedding cakes are out and fun and unique desert options are in. These days couples are chucking the wedding cake and going the more customized and unique route. Saying good-bye to tradition and hello to different. By choosing out of the ordinary reception desserts for their special day.
Here Comes the Bride, Where’s the Cake?
When any couple are making plans to walk down the aisle, they want their big day to be an expression of their love and happiness. Taking traditional details and mixing in a dash of customization and a drop of uniqueness. Hoping to make their day extraordinary and unforgettable.
While wedding cakes are still available. And many traditionalists go that route. As for some it wouldn’t be a wedding without a beautiful white cake. And while I’ll admit you still see a conventional wedding cake more often than not. By no means are they all there is. Some bridal couples don’t have a cake at all and bump up the dessert table instead.
Four Delicious Wedding Dessert Alternatives!
For couples forgoing the wedding cake there are lots of possibilities to choose from. Alternative dessert options are the opposite of a white tiered cake but are sure to please.
Donuts anyone? When you think wedding and dessert donuts is not the first thing that comes to mind. For brides wanting to provide guests with a deliciously sweet option. Donuts have replaced cupcakes. They can easily be presented piled into the shape of a cake or on a platter. And they are not only scrumptious but economical too.
Looking to switch things up? A Macaroon Tower is the answer. It is a wonderfully unconventional replacement to the traditional wedding cake. It can be created in numerous flavors, colors and sizes. And is a colorful and enchanting addition to any dessert table that will have your guests talking.
Cheese Wheel Cake. Yep you heard it right a cheese cake. Recently they have become a popular alternative at weddings. This is a great option for a bridal couple looking for a savory something different. Display a range of cheese wheels by size on a platter to look like a wedding cake. This is perfection for those that are into this delicious dairy treat.
These days every event you attend seems to have a cookie buffet. And who doesn’t love a table filled with these delicious delights? With so many types of cookies and ways to present them, the options are endless. A cookie buffet can simply be included with any wedding colors and decor. And will be enjoyed by all.
Whether you’re into traditional details or consider yourself a trendsetter. Or you just want your wedding day to be different. You can step outside the box. As there are so many dessert possibilities to choose from. After all it is your special day so go crazy.