Couples today are going beyond traditional wedding cakes and opting for alternative desserts. It is a unique way to bring your own personality to your very own special day. So whether you don’t like multi-tiered wedding cakes, or you consider serving a unique kind of sweet treats; your options have just expanded!
Step outside the box with our alternative ideas of yummy wedding desserts. And secure mouth-watering treats for all your guests!
Cake pops make a unique alternative to a traditional wedding cake. These delicious bite-sized dessert balls provide quick and tasty bites of cake and frosting. They can be served on trays or dipped in candy shells; and no need for a fork or plate. Besides they can be easily customized to match your wedding color scheme for an excellent application of the theme.
Cupcakes seem like they are here to stay. They are a fun alternative to wedding cakes. You and your guests are free to mix and match a wide variety of flavors and combinations. Many brides choose to have a cupcake tower topped with a one-tiered small cake as to keep cutting-of-the-cake tradition on.
Fresh Fruit Tarts
Fruit tarts are top favorite on the alternative wedding scene for brides looking to keep their weddings fresh. They are not only elegant sugary treats but a delicious and healthy alternative. Fresh fruit tarts are your way to spotlight the summer season weddings and wow your guests!
The Chocolate Fountain is an exceptional way to leave a lasting impression on your special guests. Make sure to provide snacks at hand: marshmallows, caramels, cookies and strawberries. Your guests will have delight dipping them into the yummy flowing chocolate.
Doughnut Wedding Cake
Throw out the traditional cake and go in for this super-tasty doughnut wedding cake. The doughnuts will add fun to your wedding. And you can set up your cake from different number of flavored doughnuts to satisfy all your guests’ taste buds. Guests will go nuts for donuts!
Rich fruity creamy cheesecakes are a yummy and budget-friendly alternative. It’s a very original way to make your dessert bar personalized. It can be served in a tiered tower as the traditional cake, or as one large cheesecake at a single level. There is also the option of mini cakes with various fruits, berries and flavors to meet different tastes. Make sure to decorate your cake to get an elegant mouth-watering fruity dessert!
Draw inspiration and bring a little nostalgia into your wedding. Waffles are sweet and fluffy treats that will offer a fresh dessert station for your guests. Keeping a variety of garnishes at hand is the secret to impress your guests. Opt for cream, whipped cream, fruit, toasted nuts, or Nutella.
Nothing spells out love better than yummy cookies. They can be presented in different ways. Cookie towers are perfect for more casual weddings. Build towers of cookies or place them sideways on a large tiered stand to create a cookie cake, and offer as many flavors as possible to satisfy all tastes.
You can serve wedding brownies instead of cake and have the uniqueness of a different dessert station. You can serve it in various ways; whether the classic brownie, or with some dusted icing sugar and fruit to spice it up. You can even sprinkle it with some roses. There are plenty of ways to put your own personal touch to it.
A Croquembouche defines a luxury wedding cake in the French tradition. It’s an elegant and sophisticated sugary treat of profiterole balls stacked in a tower that has a delicious crunch taste that simply melts in your mouth! Customize your Croquembouche with your personal filling flavor, decoration and embellishments to meet your wedding style.