How do you package a wedding cake for guests?
The next day, wrap the cake tightly in multiple layers of plastic wrap, then tuck it in the box and wrap the whole thing in more plastic wrap to fend off freezer burn. If there is more cake leftover, offer slices for your guests to take home as an extra treat.
Can you post wedding cake?
PICK THE RIGHT PACKAGING FOR SENDING A CAKE It’s best to choose a strong corrugated box to post your cake. You’ll need one which can fit both your cake and lots of padding around the sides, top, and bottom. Tape your bubble wrapped cake into place in the box to keep it from moving around.
How do you transport a 4 layer cake?
How to Transport a Tiered Wedding Cake
- Do all the decorating prior to stacking the tiers.
- Stack the tiers of your cake at home.
- Properly dowel the cake tiers.
- Chill the cake for 24 hours.
- Use non-skid padding.
- Make your car cold.
- Drive like no one else is on the road.
What do you do with left over wedding cake?
8 Fun Ways to Use Leftover Wedding Cake
- 1) Save the top tier.
- 2) Use your wedding cake as favors.
- 3) Cake Pops!
- 4) French Toast (amazing)
- 5) Wedding Cake Sundae.
- 6) Bread Pudding.
- 7) Cake Crumb Cookies.
- 8) Wedding Cake Granola.
Who usually cuts the cake at a wedding?
It’s tradition for the bride and groom to cut the first slice of cake during the reception, but after they’ve shared this special piece, is it their job to serve all of their guests? Simply put.
How do I defrost my wedding cake after 1 year?
When your first anniversary draws near, take the cake out of the freezer, remove the wrapping, then allow the cake to thaw for 24 to 48 hours in the refrigerator. Before serving, give the cake time (2 to 3 hours) to come to room temperature. Or, just forget freezing and order a replica.
Can you eat wedding cake after 2 years?
Kimberly Bailey, owner of The Butter End Cakery, says, “There isn’t a safety issue with eating year-old cake, but don’t expect to enjoy it if it’s been freezer burned!” The truth is, as long as you properly store the cake, it should last even longer than a year.
How far in advance can you stack a tiered cake?
To avoid cracking the icing, tiers should be stacked while the icing is freshly done. Alternatively, you can wait for at least 2 days after icing the tiers before stacking. The only time full dowelling is not necessary for a stacked construction is if the lower tiers are a firm fruit cake or carrot cake.
Do guests eat wedding cake?
If you are not having other desserts, then the honest answer is that you should order cake for your guest count or at least 85-90% of your guest count. Why? Because the majority of guests will eat dessert on special occasions and do especially eat delicious cake.