Don’t like sweets? Don’t want a usual wedding cake? Look for alternatives! Cupcakes, soufflé, waffles can substitute one but we have another gorgeous idea for you – a cheese tower!
Cheese towers are extremely popular instead of a wedding cake or just in addition to it, they are an absolute must for a vineyard wedding but you can rock one for other types of weddings like tropical, farm, garden and others.
You needn’t a professional to make your own cheese tower, do it yourself! This way you will include your favorite tastes and save some money on a wedding cake. Here are some useful tips to make your own cheese tower.
A cheese wedding cake shouldn’t contain cheeses that all taste the same and have the same texture. With many cheese varieties and textures there are so many creative styling options for a gorgeous looking cheese wedding cake!
Taste Them All
Taste is extremely important. Make sure to visit a few good cheese shops and sample a dozen or more cheeses first. If you don’t have a local cheese shop, a few online place can mail you a sampling package.
Make sure to select a range of styles – hard, soft, blue & goat cheeses are all popular. Include your favorite tastes and make sure to order all the wheels in advance to have them on time.
Choose A Stand
Find a cake stand that suits your wedding style: a vintage white plate for a vintage wedding, a thick wood slice for a rustic, vineyard or farm wedding, a copper plate for a modern wedding and so on. Labels and toppers to name the cheese wheel will be also great to help your guests choose.