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Today we feature 12 unique wedding desserts wedding cake.
Your choice of wedding cake and other wedding desserts helps set the tone for your wedding. If you are looking for something other than the traditional wedding cake featuring piping and flowers, then you have a number options, such as these trendy wedding cakes for you to get inspired or these wedding cakes with creative designs.
Or you can be totally unconventional with black wedding cakes and show-stopping geometric wedding cakes, which are definitely becoming a trend. Other wedding cake trends include the cascade wedding cake and A Dessert Trend We’re Loving Right Now: Mosaic Wedding Cakes well as stained-glass wedding cakes, these candy-covered wedding cakes, and these contemporary wedding cakes almost too cool to cut into.
But of course you know that there is no rule that you have to serve just wedding cake for your wedding dessert – or that you have a cake at all. There are certainly many options if you’re not the type of bride who gets excited by the traditional round, 2 or 3-tier white wedding cake, or by any wedding cake at all. There are wedding dessert ideas that are not cake, such as candy bars and dessert tables, as well as other non-traditional wedding dessert ideas and wedding cake alternatives.
Check out these 12 unique wedding desserts beside cake, from Colin Cowie Weddings:
When it comes to weddings, you’re pretty much guaranteed a slice of wedding cake. Right? Wrong! Take your guests by surprise by ending the night on a fabulously sweet note with these unique and fun wedding desserts. They definitely take the cake- away!
1. Go Nuts, For Donuts
A Donut truck is the perfect surprise for your guests. Food trucks are a fun way to spice up your affair and there’s no better way to warm your guests hearts up then with a warm fresh donut and a tall glass of apple cider.Jack Looney Photography
2. Get ‘Em While They’re Hot
A hot chocolate will have all your guests feeling warm and cozy. Let your guests customize their own drinks, with fun toppings and add ons.Courtesy of Pen & PaperFlowers Studio & Design
3. Scoop It Up
The ice cream bar will be more popular than the regular bar. Ice cream is an all time classic dessert that nobody can resist. Guests will love the option of making their own ice cream sundae. Bonus points for providing toppings in your wedding colors!
4. Grab Em’ And Go
The only thing that goes better than you and your fiancé are milk and cookies: the original duo. This adorable milk and cookie shot adds such a unique twist on the classic dessert that everyone loves.Image Credit: Top-Theilen Photography; Bottom Left-Colin Cowie Celebrations; Bottom Right-Pop SugarCourtesy of Wedding Ideas
5. Put Candy Land To Shame
Indulge everyone’s inner child with a fabulous candy bar. Guests can make their very own candy bags to enjoy at the party and to take home with them later.Colin Cowie CelebrationsColin Cowie Celebrations
6. Non-Traditional Wedding Cake
Your cake, your way. Think cupcake tower, cake pop tower or even a macaron cake. Arrange the sweet of your choice in tiers, like a wedding cake, and get ready for oohs and ahhs!Courtesy of Sweet Lauren Cakes
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7. S’mores Bar For The Win
Everyone will want some more of this. This s’mores bar is a fun station that guests won’t be able to get enough of. How could you go wrong with the combination of marshmallow, chocolate and graham cracker?Courtesy of EllyB Events
8. Marshmallow Take Over
What’s better then a marshmallow? A dressed up marshmallow! This treat is simple and easy to do but looks absolutely adorable.Courtesy of Give Recipe
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9. All You Need Is LOVE & Some Chocolate
A chocolate fountain is something your guests will be ALL over. Use fruit that’s in season or cakes and cookies. Be sure to have extras because people will definitely be coming back for seconds.
10. Milkshakes For Everyone
Don’t you hate it when you’re making a milkshake and the boys just show up in your yard? A make your own milkshake station will be a big hit that’ll leave your guests completely satisfied.Courtesy of Hey Gorgeous Events
11. Keep Calm And Eat Cotton Candy
Take a trip down memory lane and allow guests to become nostalgic with this childhood favorite snack. Nobody can resist the fluffy sweetness on a stick that is cotton candy. Plus, it looks super cute in pictures!Courtesy of CB & J
12. Take a Bite out of This
People love two things, ice cream and cookies. Combining the two to create the ice cream sandwich is going to rock your guest’s worlds. This decadent dessert will leave a smile on everyone’s face. Image Credits: Top Left-Cooking On The Side; Top Right-Half Baked Harvest; Bottom Left-Red Book; Bottom Right-Cool Mom Picks