Wedding cakes are conventionally cakes being dished up to the guests at breakfast after the wedding. It is characterized as a huge cake, different from the usual cakes we have on ordinary occasions. In most cases, wedding cakes are layered or multi-layered and are heftily decorated with icing, beads, and other embellishments that would reflect the grandiose of the event. On the top is a small image of a bride and groom.
Wedding cakes can go from the simplest to the most complex decorations; each has its own artistic distinctions depending on the creative juices of the baker. They should conform to the main purpose of the cake, that whatever embellishments it possesses, it can still be edible and can be eaten. Because the wedding cake is such an important part of the wedding celebration, here are some tips you need to know in case you will be buying a wedding cake in the future.
1. Check on the length of time required for you in ordering your wedding cake.
Time is such an important factor when making wedding plans. Of course, you would not want your wedding to be hurriedly done or rushed. Because dessert is a big part of the wedding plan, it is important to devote the appropriate time to the ordering process. It is best to ask your favorite bakeshop about the time frame that they usually give with regards to design and flavor choices so that you can make early orders if it will take such a long time to create your wedding cake. In this way, you will not be in a hurry coming up with a wedding cake to be served on your wedding day.
2. Verify the details of the cake and its cost.
A lot of couples are so fascinated with the luscious treats that go with their wedding cake. What they do not know is that each embellishment and every twists and turn embedded in the cake has a price. Therefore, it would be better to clear it out with your baker how much will be the cost of every decoration are added features you wish to add on your wedding cake.
3. Tell your baker about the details of your wedding.
In todayÆs modern world, weddings are not just done in the church. A lot of ideas had come up in terms of wedding venues. Therefore, if ever you have any plans of having your wedding by the beach or anywhere else where it is open, it would be better to inform your baker about this. In most cases, icings are vulnerable to environmental hazards. So, if the baker knows that your wedding will be a garden wedding or a wedding by the beach, he could make such arrangements with your cake in order to endure the environmental conditions where it will be placed.