What cake flavors do people enjoy most? This is one question you’ll probably have to ponder when sampling a couple of wedding cakes. You need to schedule a cake tasting with your baker, taste different flavors and choose the one you love and which your guests will enjoy. Issues like budget, your wedding venue and preference will certainly determine which wedding cake flavor you choose.
Below are common wedding cake flavors you may want to consider.
Fruit cakes, as the name suggest, contain fruity ingredients inside such as cherries, sultanas and raisins. Most fruit cakes are baked with some brandy to add a unique flavor. Fruit cakes can be slightly more costly than plain cakes but they are a favorite among many.
For those bold and daring couples who want something different, the red velvet cake is just perfect. It’s red in color and can be made using different ingredients but it takes quite a long time to prepare. It goes perfectly with cream cheese frosting.
If you like chocolate cakes but find them too sweet or heavy then consider black forest with cherries and cream shavings at the top. Black forest cakes can be a little more expensive compared to other flavors like vanilla and chocolate but most times they are absolutely worth it.
Most couples go for chocolate cakes because they are sweet and easy to serve. Chocolate cakes can last for weeks after the wedding when refrigerated so you can still enjoy your wedding cake when you’re back from the honeymoon. This is one flavor most people will enjoy, who doesn’t love chocolate?
Having a vanilla cake at your wedding just shows how simple you are as a couple and you prefer the uncomplicated stuff. It’s fine because there are people who love vanilla cakes not to mention that they are cheap and easy to prepare. You can have vanilla wedding cakes and layer then with jam of a different flavor in between.
Lemon cakes are nothing close to being sour. On the contrary, they are some of the sweetest cakes you’ll ever taste. It’s a perfect flavor for those people who don’t like too much sugar. When combined with the right icing, a lemon cake flavor would be perfect for your wedding.
In case you need to taste any of these flavors or get more information on wedding cakes, call any one of these Kenyan bakers.