The usual centerpieces during an engagement proposal ceremony are, of course, the engagement cake and the engagement ring. Even though there are still couples who choose to have the traditional multi-tiered engagement cakes, a lot of them nowadays are opting for unique and creative looking custom made wedding cakes.
Most of these cakes show off the couples’ taste in style as well as their personalities, or even just basing it on their theme. The contemporary wedding cakes are made of artistic pieces of confection.
They are different from the standard cakes since its uniqueness is based on personal ideas, desires or even a memory in the family. It could be something that signifies the location of where you and your partner had your engagement or first meet-up.
Memories that are special to you as a couple, or anything that reflects your personalities, can be transformed into this type of cake. When we talk about traditional wedding cakes, they usually come in white and are covered with white buttercream frosting.
However, the new trend right now when it comes to engagement cakes is that they are already cooked with different flavors, fillings, and coatings. They can be expressed according to the season you are planning to get married. You can even add different fillings to match your desired seasonal flavors.
Also, you shouldn’t forget to consider the shape of your wedding cake. You can try unique shapes to achieve the personalized feel of the cake. Ask your baker about the various choices of the designs and shapes that you an try.
For instance, you want to pile the cake in tiers of contrasting shapes than just having a basic shape. An example for this is piling it in a way like the bottom part is a square-shaped cake topped with round cakes, or whatever shapes you want to try.
There is also an option for “mini cakes” in which you group a number of small cakes. You can add them to your main cake, or you can serve them on the tables for your guests. It will surely leave behind a great impression on them as these mini cakes come in different colors, designs, arrangement, and flavors.
Most of us are aware that the wedding cake surely captures the focus on a wedding. Lots of evolving ideas for cakes are now available online since they have now become as major style statements.
An engagement party is meant to be unforgettable, and having your own unique, personalized design of your engagement cake will make the event more memorable. Visit your local bakery and ask anything concerning your engagement Cake before purchasing one.