Wedding cakes have always been a necessary part of the reception. I mean, come on, who doesn’t like cake or desserts or sweets in general? But the times are changing and white tiered wedding cakes are played out. If you’re like me, and have a sweet tooth, a wedding wouldn’t be complete without dessert. So, we’re complied 5 of our favorite wedding cake alternatives: from ice cream sundae bars to mini pies, there’s a little something to please taste buds of all sizes.
Options for wedding cookies are endless from cute and sugary to hearty and traditional. The opportunities are endless in terms of flavors, colors, styles and shapes. Place small bags near the table and to double as a cake alternative and wedding gifts for guests.
Ice Cream Sundae Bar
Reminiscent of childhood times and younger years, ice cream sundae bars allow your guests to top and create the treat of their choice. This option is usually a kid-friendly favorite that is also adult approved. The more toppings and additions, no two guests will have the same treat.
Homemade Pie Station
A great alternative to cake pops and mini cakes. These little pies can be customized or a mix of different flavors to accommodate all guests. Popular wedding pie flavors include apple pie, sweet pecan pie, and berry wedding pies. These treats take a new spin on a traditional dessert.
Mini Assorted Passed Tartlets
If you’re looking for something a bit more formal, or lack the space for an elaborate dessert station, we can make passed desserts, much like a passed cocktail hour with hors d’oeuvres. Mix and match different flavor and topping combinations to have something for everyone and cater to even the pickiest of eaters.
Donut Hole Bar
Doughnut hole bars are a step up from a regular doughnut bar. These sweet and savory bite sized treats can be personalized with different dipping syrups and toppings. These treats also pair well with coffee service after dinner.
Almost anything can be created into a wedding cake alternative, the limit is your imagination and the availability of a good caterer. Needless to say, these 5 wedding cake alternatives will be enjoyed by guests of all sizes and ages, even the most of picky eaters.