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Wedding cakes are a major attraction at any wedding reception. More than something that you can feast on, wedding cakes have become an essential part of the decoration. The first thing that normally catches the attention of the guests at your reception is the cake. Therefore, careful consideration should be taken when choosing your wedding cake. With a little patience and the quick tips below, picking the best cake should be, well, a piece of cake.
Choosing the Cake Designer
If you have an idea on where the best bakery is in your city, then head to that place immediately. You can also ask for recommendations from your friends or family members. Once you have decided on 3 to 5 possibilities, set up the appointment with each one. Ask to see photos of wedding cakes made for other clients. Request references and contact them to find out how satisfied they were with the bakery and cake designers services.
Wedding Cake Taste Test
Aside from the look of the cake, keep in mind that cakes are made primarily for eating. They should taste good as well as look good. The texture and flavor of the cake is important. When scouting for a bakeshop, ask for cake samples of the flavors that interest you. If they do not allow this, move on to the next possible option.
Cost primarily depends on the cake design and size. You will have to pay for the cake decorator on top of the cost of the cake itself. Know what your budget is ahead of time. Some shops may give you free delivery too. Most bakeries have a standard servings for each cake type. Know how many guests will attend your wedding.
Wedding Cake Storage Tip
Most cakes, especially in the summer,can melt under the heat of the sun. They can also cause flowers and flavored curls to dry up. Confirm with the bakery or caterer about storage. Make sure that it will be well-preserved until the reception. Never place your wedding cake near the dance floor or where there is a heavy flow of traffic. You might just see your cake fall down. That is not a good sight at all! Be sure to check the sturdiness of the table you would place your cake.
These tips should guide you in purchasing you wedding cake and preserving it for that special day. Since many of the Wedding Photos are taken near the cake, you will want it to be adds to the beauty of the event.
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