Wedding Cake Recipes

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  • DIY wedding cake recipes that you can make at home, including an impressive naked cake with strawberries and cream and Peggy Porschen's tier cake that feeds 130

    Wedding cake recipes that you can make at home, whether you’re ready to attempt a three tier cake with recipes from cake legends such as Peggy Porschen and Victoria Glass or prefer pretty celebration cakes that would be perfect for a more intimate wedding.

    As the bride, mother of the bride or an important part of the bridal party, finding the right wedding cake to suit the big day can be timely and expensive. So how about making your own with our pick of DIY wedding cake recipes to suit all skill levels? Accomplished bakers and beginners alike will love our collection of wedding cake recipes from expert wedding cake-makers. They’ll show you how to bake and decorate a beautiful wedding cake, whatever the theme of your wedding, from classic elegance to vintage chic or a rustic country affair.

    Of course, we recommend that you try the recipe before the big day but with a little bit of practice and a steady hand, you will create a stunning wedding cake to impress your guests. There’s no need to stick to a classic fruit or sponge wedding cake unless you want to, as our wedding cake recipes include a treat for chocolate lovers, raspberry and chocolate layer cake with edible flowers on top and a pistachio and rose cake finished with rose petals. It’s so thoughtful to make a wedding cake for someone you love, or even make your own a sit can be good value if you’re planning a wedding on a budget. Or if you’re nervous about making a traditional wedding cake, why not pick a selection of smaller wedding cakes and arrange them on a cake table so that guests can help themselves?

    This stunning naked cake was created in woman&home’s test kitchen and is easier than it looks, but with stunning results layered with cream, strawberries and flowers.

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