The chief focus of most wedding receptions is the wedding cake. Not many people leave the reception before the cake is cut, as it is an significant custom. Your wedding cake will characteristic in a lot of wedding photographs, which you will have to consider for years to come.

A wedding cake is one of the spotlights of the wedding reception

A wedding cake is one of the spotlights of the wedding reception, not just the cutting but also the display. Your wedding cake is going to be the heart of attention at the reception (apart from the bride and groom of course) and thus needs to be displayed decently.

Most wedding cakes have a structure – four parts that make up the total wedding cake. Each part can be customized to your particular wishes but we have listed some of the most basic instances here.

Cake Body

# sponge cake

# carrot cake

# white cake

# chocolate cake

# cheesecake

2. Cake Filling

# custard

# whipped cream

# chocolate mousse

# butttercream

# fruit and whipped cream

3. Cake Flavoring

# things that compliment the filling

# nuts

# fruit

4. Cake Icing

# fondant

# whipped cream

# buttercream

# marzipan

# ganache