How To Cut A Round Wedding Cake? (Read This First!)

how to cut a round wedding cake

Following the couple’s first dance, the bride and groom serve wedding cake in between dinner and dancing. If guests aren’t planning to stay the night, cake cutting serves as a silent clue that they can head home.

In the past, it was customary for the groom to cut the cake and serve it to guests at the end of the wedding reception. However, in recent years, this tradition has fallen out of favor.

Instead, guests are encouraged to bring their own cake to the reception, which is then cut and served by the bridesmaids and groomsmen.

Everything is explained in that video:

What do you say before cutting a wedding cake?

I’ll cut it with a knife, and then we’ll have a little chat about what we’re going to do with it. Hello, my name is Announcer #2. This is the Cutting Ceremony for the Bride and Groom. The bride and groom will be cutting their wedding cake, which is called a “Cake” in the wedding industry.

It’s a cake that has been cut by a professional cake cutter, who will then put it in a box and send it off to be cut at a local cake shop.

Is the wedding cake cut before or after the speech?

At this point the toastmaster or best man will announce the cutting of the cake, and the bride, with the groom’s right hand over hers, will cut a small piece of cake from the center of it. The cake is then placed on the table in front of all the guests.

This is called the “circle of friends,” and it is customary for each of them to take his place in this circle, while the rest of his friends sit in a circle around him. In this way the wedding party is made up of those who are most closely connected with one another, as well as those whom they are least likely to be able to see or hear.

It is also customary to give each guest a glass of champagne, which he may drink as he pleases.

What makes a wedding cake different from regular cake?

Traditional wedding cakes usually have at least three tiers and feature a wedding cake topper on the top of the cake. The cake is cut by the newlyweds and guests are usually welcome to enjoy a slice with a cup of tea or coffee during the wedding day, or they can take a slice home with them.

What comes first toast or cake cutting?

After the two or three courses of the meal, toasts can be served. When you want to serve the toast, it can be before or after the cutting of the cake. A toast can also be served with a cup of tea or coffee. If you are serving a toast with coffee, make sure the coffee is hot before you serve it to your guests.

How many slices are in a 9 inch round cake?

It comes down to how big the slices are and what kind of cake you’re getting. A 9-inch cake with generous portions will provide around 24 people with food. A 9-inch cake will only serve about 12 people at a time.

How do you store the top layer of a wedding cake?

Take it out and seal it. If you’re storing your cake in a box, wrap the box in several layers of plastic wrap for the best chance of preserving the cake’s taste and texture. You can store the cake in the fridge for up to a week if you put it in an airtight container.

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