Four Tips for Choosing the Perfect Wedding Cake

Toronto Wedding Cake, Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes,
Cake by Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes & Photo by: Sincerely Miss J

One thing that was not that important to us initially during the wedding planning process was finding a perfect wedding cake. However, as we started shopping around we quickly realized  that finding the perfect wedding cake was not an easy task and the decision required much more thought. We finally found Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes, a wonderful cake vendor who guided us in creating the perfect wedding cake for our wedding (seen below).  Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes is a brand that offers luxury custom desserts, wedding cakes, dessert & candy table styling, fruit arrangements and personalized favours for all events. When choosing to go with them the most important things were the taste of the cake, pricing, flavour variation, and styling. The owner Sandra was extremely knowledgeable, offered explanations for every question we had and best of all, her cakes are incredibly delicious. Wedding cakes come in various shapes, sizes, flavors and styles so finding the one that fits you best can be overwhelming. 



Below are four tips to help you choose the right wedding cake or treats for your event:


1) Decide on a budget:

Budget is always at the back of a couple’s mind when planning their wedding. During the process of choosing your cake consult with cake vendors and bakeries to get an idea of what a typical cake will cost within your area. Do not hesitate to ask your family, friends and wedding planner for recommendations that fit with your budget.



2) Timing

Don’t wait until the last minute. Six to eight months is an ideal time to get started. Most vendors have their calendars booked months in advance so the more lead time they have the easier it will be for them to source the right ingredients for your wedding cake.  Some cake vendors will be able to accommodate more constrained time periods but if you do have the luxury of planning your wedding months in advance, you should get the cake knocked off early.

Toronto Wedding Cake, Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes
Our wedding Cake by Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes & Photo by: Captured Memories Productions

3) Choose a style, design or theme

Take your time, research and look through various platforms such as Pinterest that will give you an idea of what is available. The options are endless but narrow it down. One way to help make this process easier is to keep in mind the theme of your wedding. Cupcakes, doughnuts, macaroons and even cheese are popular choices for couples seeking something unique and non traditional.


Toronto Wedding Cake, Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes
Our desserts by Fruitilicious Creations and Cakes & Photo by: Captured Memories Productions

4) Taste your cake
You cannot assume that a chocolate cake will taste great no matter what. Request a tasting from your vendor once you have narrowed down the search to ensure that the cake will not only look great but taste good too. If the cake has multiple flavors, taste them all. Avoid choosing exotic flavors that may alienate the guests who may not be familiar with it.  Choose a vendor that will make a delicious cake look amazing.


Hope you enjoyed the post,

Until Next Time

Sincerely Miss J


What tips do you have for choosing the perfect cake or dessert for your event? Please share below in the comment section.



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30 Comments

  1. Irreplaceable_fashion January 10, 2017 / 1:56 pm

    Great tips Dear:)

    • SincerelyMissJ January 10, 2017 / 4:04 pm

      Thank you! 🙂

  2. Jalisa Giron January 10, 2017 / 5:09 pm

    These are all such wonderful tips! I think booking months in advance is so wise, the last thing you want is to be in a situations where you're compromising and having to settle on vendors who weren't your top pick! Thanks for sharing, girl, and I hope you're having a great start to your week so far!XO,Jalisawww.thestylecontour.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 10, 2017 / 9:52 pm

      Thank you! I'm glad that you enjoyed them! :)Happy Tuesday! <3

  3. Jacquard Flower January 10, 2017 / 5:14 pm

    Great tips, the cakes are so pretty.Gemma xwww.jacquardflower.uk

    • SincerelyMissJ January 10, 2017 / 9:53 pm

      Thank you, Gemma! 🙂

  4. Gellie Abogado January 11, 2017 / 3:41 am

    Can't wait for my renewal of vows next year! Will definitely give time in choosing for the perfect wedding cake! :)xoxo,Gelleesh.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 11, 2017 / 1:16 pm

      Aww, congratulations! 🙂

  5. Simera H January 11, 2017 / 3:35 pm

    These are really great tips. The cakes are so pretty and elegant. Simera|Beautetude

    • SincerelyMissJ January 11, 2017 / 8:24 pm

      Thank you. 🙂

  6. fitfabfun Jane January 11, 2017 / 5:18 pm

    These cakes look amazing!xo, Janehttp://www.fitfabfunmom.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 11, 2017 / 8:24 pm

      Thank you! 🙂

  7. jodie filogomo January 12, 2017 / 2:24 am

    What great tips!! Especially the tasting, because as much as it's important for it to look good, you certainly don't want it to taste like paper!!jodiewww.jtouchofstyle.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 16, 2017 / 6:18 pm

      Yes, exactly! 🙂 Thank you!

    • SincerelyMissJ January 16, 2017 / 6:26 pm

      Thank you so much! And yes, I'll have to agree with you! 🙂

  8. Dominica Sygula January 15, 2017 / 7:36 pm

    True say I haven't planned my wedding just yet but it will be happening over the next couple years and this I find very helpful darling. Thank you so much for sharing this with us! Happy New Year to you and your family!! Dominica from http://www.its-dominica.blogspot.co.uk

    • SincerelyMissJ January 16, 2017 / 6:32 pm

      Thank you! I'm glad that this could help you! Best wishes to you and your marriage! <3

    • SincerelyMissJ January 16, 2017 / 6:36 pm

      Thank you! 🙂

  9. Rita Gallegos January 17, 2017 / 3:18 am

    Hello! Thanks for sharing all this tips , the cakes looks so yummy thocome and visit my blog , bisous from Peruhttps://gallech.blogspot.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 17, 2017 / 2:54 pm

      Thank you for checking them out! I definitely will visit your blog! 🙂

  10. Ankita Bardhan January 17, 2017 / 5:50 am

    The cakes look so pretty! Not sure if I ever will have the heart to eat such beautiful cakes haha 🙂 And thank you for sharing these wonderful tips!xxMakeup, Style and Sugarhttps://simpliannie.wordpress.com/

    • SincerelyMissJ January 17, 2017 / 2:55 pm

      Yes, they are almost too pretty to eat! 🙂 Thank you!!

  11. Kangkan Rabha January 18, 2017 / 2:10 pm

    The cakes looks so yummy & nice. :)www.thequirkyminimal.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 18, 2017 / 4:18 pm

      I agree! Such beautiful cakes. :)Thank you for your comment!

  12. Ilija Cvetkov January 24, 2017 / 12:27 pm

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    • SincerelyMissJ January 25, 2017 / 6:31 pm

      Awesome! Thank you! 🙂

  13. Unknown January 31, 2017 / 9:19 pm

    These are all great tips! This would have been fantastic for when I first got married. Gorgeous photos xStyle & Life by Susana – http://www.susanalopessnarey.com

    • SincerelyMissJ January 31, 2017 / 9:26 pm

      Thank you, Susana! <3

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