Having a wedding cake in every wedding event is known to be a tradition that started during the Roman Empire. Wedding cakes have transformed a lot as to its taste, shape and form. Regardless of its physical changes, there’s still one thing that never changes in every wedding event. It is having the wedding cake as a blessing to the lives of the couple after their special day. The cutting of the cake during the reception represents a ritual that they are willing to take care of each other as husband and wife.
Wedding cakes in the past were not as elegant looking as today’s. They usually bake a loaf of barley bread for the wedding ceremony. This bread is known to be salty unlike with the present wedding cake we know. Nowadays, wedding cakes are more attractive. Most couples spend a lot in decorating their wedding cakes in order to attract and impress their guests. Many New York wedding cake makers accept designs from the couples so they can put their own ideas together and incorporate it into a wedding cake.
Wedding cakes basically represent a symbol of goodwill in the lives of the couple. The ceremony usually begins with the couple cutting through the cake. This symbolizes the first joint act of the couple as husband and wife. Next would be the time where the couple will feed each other the first piece. This usually symbolizes that they are willing to take good care of each other. The remaining slices of the cake will then be served to the guests. This part will go back to the belief that eating some pieces of the wedding cake will also bring good luck to the couple.
Now that you already know how important a wedding cake is, you might probably treasure your wedding cake even more. With the help of New York wedding cake maker, you can have your desired cake that can beautifully fit in your wedding theme. Let them decorate the cake with the help of your suggestions and design preferences. You can even choose the toppers yourself so you can say that your wedding cake is fully customized.
You can make your wedding cake even more attractive by putting it in a well decorated table. You can complement a table setting for the cake that can enhance its beauty. You can also put mini desserts surrounding the table like brownies, cookies and cheesecakes for an impressive dessert setting.
Rosie Sanchez is a professional event planner (and life coach!) residing in Queens, New York. Her phone number is (917) 930-1811 and she can be emailed at email@example.com.