What can I have instead of cake?

What can I have instead of cake?

Skip the cake and try these birthday treats instead

  • Rice Krispies Treat cake. Make Rice Krispies Treats in three springform pans to create a triple-layermarshmallow-y treat, with or without frosting.
  • Cinnamon rolls.
  • Root beer floats.
  • Brownies.
  • Trifle.
  • Ice cream sundae bar.
  • Cotton candy.
  • Cream puffs.

How can I make my wedding cake less expensive?

Order a small display cake. Ask your baker to make a one- or two-tier cake for display and cutting, and supplement with sheet cake in the back to serve the rest of the party. This can actually save you around 20 percent per slice. And have fun with your table.

Is it OK to not have a wedding cake?

Wedding cake is certainly not for everyone, and there is absolutely nothing wrong with forgoing the traditional multi-tier cake for an alternative sweet treat for your guests to enjoy. I love that you are creating an interactive dessert station as a late-night snack.

Is wedding cake necessary?

Wedding cake is traditional. If you are actually planning on saving the top tier to eat on your first anniversary, by all means, but don’t get caught up in the idea that you can’t have a wedding without a wedding cake.

How much is a cake for 150 guests?

Average price of this wedding cake size for 150 guests In 2022, you can expect to pay an average price of between $650 and $700 in the US for the wedding cake size shown above. Metropolitan areas such as Los Angeles or New York tend to be more expensive, the prices could be up to 25% higher than the average price.

Why do you have wedding cake?

The origin of wedding cakes dates back to ancient Rome. At that time weddings concluded with the groom breaking a loaf of barley bread over the bride’s head, symbolizing fertility. Guests would scramble to pick up the crumbs in to take some home as it was seen as good luck.

Is it cheaper to have cupcakes or cake at a wedding?

Less expensive: Cupcakes can be less expensive than the traditional wedding cake. More variety: Wedding cakes are typically one flavor. A wide variety of cupcakes can be available so there’s something for everyone. Guests will have fun choosing their favorites.

What are the best ideas for a wedding cake?

Puff pastry with berries and fruits and fresh blooms is another cool idea, cannoli wedding cake is a popular idea among newlyweds, churros wedding cake are amazing for Spanish or Mediterranean weddings, choco tacos and ice cream cones will bring an instant party feel to the space.

What’s a good alternative to a wedding cake?

a pastel macaron tower is another cool alternative to a usual wedding cake, it’s very elegant and refined a stand with glazed donuts isn’t only a budget-friendly but also a trendy idea today – who needs a cake when we can have donuts

What desserts can I serve at a wedding?

Cake pops, krispy rice cakes, croquembouche, macarons, brownies with fresh berries are all great alternatives to make your wedding dessert table unique.

How do you decorate a round doughnut wedding cake?

Doughnuts are a total classic, but they don’t have to be dull! For a unique take on a traditional tiered wedding cake, stack the round sweets in a mini-tower and then decorate with blooms and petite flags (that can be used to note different flavors or showcase details of your love story, like your initials or wedding date).