Traditionally wedding cakes were always fruit cakes but now fruit cakes have been joined by a range of recipes such as mud cake, chocolate cake and cupcake.
These gorgeous little red chocolate cupcakes are perfect for weddings, parties, anything! Use your favourite buttercream or cream cheese icing to complete.
This cake would be great for either a wedding cake or a birthday as it has the same texture as a mud cake and it is to die for...
These Russian tea cakes are also known as Mexican wedding cakes, butterballs and finally snowball cookies because of the icing sugar dusting they have. Whatever you call them they are a tasty treat to eat.
It looks really difficult but it is actually amazingly easy - it's just the ingredients list that looks daunting. Also makes an unforgettable wedding or christening cake. Allow 24hours for the fruit to soak, and 5 days for the cake to be ready to be iced.
Buttercream icing, perfect for cupcakes through to wedding cakes. Try piping on the top or spread with a flat-edged knife across the cake top and sides.
A tasty butter cake that is so simple and delicious. This easy cake is so versatile, you can make cupcakes, tiered wedding cakes, even shaped birthday cakes.
If you've ever eaten wedding cake you'll recognise this soft sponge base. The quantities given here are for a larger than normal cake.
This is a recipe for a pure white icing, ideal for wedding cakes. Add milk according to purpose; you need less if you are making flowers or borders than if you are just covering a cake. Remove what you need for decorating before you thin the rest down for icing.
This is a rich and dense cake that includes coconut and cream cheese, it is perfect for heavy duty cake decorating like weddings and birthdays.
You won't believe how good these tiny cheesecakes are. Perfect for weddings and parties! Use any kind of pie filling you prefer.