Blog 2013 01 Nikki Jimmy Houston Wedding

What is wedding cake looks like in other countries? – wedding cake traditions vary significantly around the globe. So if you’re trying to have a different approach to the traditional American wedding cake then read ahead, we have the traditions from all over the world.

China -the convention is to produce an enormous many-layered cake Every layer is supposed to represent a stepping stone which the couple must cross to be prosperous in the marriage.

Korea – the convention in Korea would be to get the wedding cake made from ground steamed rice that has been coated in red bean powder.

Amazing Britain – If you’re looking for a British motivated cake than you need to go for a fanciful fruitcake. Made from other prunes, nuts, raisins, currants and orange peels; then the Brits top it off with marzipan frosting.

German tradition serves up a rich nut or genoise sponge cake. They frequently make it with some type of liqueur or syrup and fill out the cake with jam, marzipan or nougat.

The French are famous for their croquembouche. A tall towered pastry filled with cream and coated in caramel. They generally form it into a pyramid shape and is very striking.