HEALTHY WEDDING CAKE ALTERNATIVES
If you are just not that into cake, or you prefer to eat clean, you’ve come to the right place. We have a selection of wedding cake alternatives and a lot of them are actually healthier than the traditional dessert choice. And just because a dessert is healthy, doesn’t mean it has to taste like it! Fruit is an obvious choice for most of these desserts, but nevertheless a great one. There are many ways to utilize the natural sugars in fruits to hit that sweet tooth!
PINK CHAMPAGNE OVER RASPBERRY SORBET
BERRIES AND WHIPPED COCONUT CREAM (OR YOGURT)
A little more decadent that the former dessert, but also whip cream and fruit. This Australian and New Zealand dessert is perfect for a summer wedding. The light and fluffy meringue crust is typically topped with kiwi, strawberries, and passionfruit. Some versions have been seen with several different berries. This is a stackable dessert too, so it can give you a more traditional look but a healthier alternative to the wedding cake
Say whaaat? Yes. A fondue fountain can totally be a healthy wedding cake alternative! Grab some bananas, strawberries, Apples, pretzels, Nilla Wafers, and maybe coconut mounds. These are all great dippers for a fondue fountain that aren’t too unhealthy and definitely beat a cake. Give your guests the choice of a dark chocolate fountain for a healthier chocolate choice.
Okay, this could be considered a ‘just as healthy’ wedding cake alternatives. But who doesnt love a good donut? Donut balls can also work well for this! And if you do want to try a healthy version, there are plenty of vegan recipes out there that offer low sugars and less fats. Most bakeries are offering vegan alternatives now, too. Just ask if you can try a sample before you decide.
A warm and inviting dessert, perfect for a fall or winter wedding. There is also most certainly a misogynistic wedding pun in there somewhere.
Caramelized and roasted almonds, peanuts, and cashews can be a perfect alternative for your wedding cake. With our without the sprinkle brown sugar garnish. This is a sweet and rich dessert that will go far. If this is your choice, just remember some are nut allergic so provide a good wedding cake alternative for them as well.
DESSERT DRINK STATION
A unique option to replace a wedding cake is a dessert drink station. This can include fresh smoothies, white russian milkshakes, soda and fruit combos like a cherry limeade, dessert wines, boozy coffee, and more. The above sorbet and champagne could also work well with this list, and any other dessert float you might like.