Alternatives To Wedding Cake 

What can we say? Some people just do not like cake! Or at least the traditional wedding cake. While some people just don’t want to spend the money on a large cake that they know won’t get finished.

So here are some great alternatives to a Wedding Cake!


Pumpkin Pie

Pumpkin pie is the perfect alternative when it comes to a fall wedding!

Assorted Pies

Apple pies, raspberry pies, strawberry pipes, cherry pies, all the pies you can think of! 

Pie Pops

A cute alternative for pies that are yummy and convenient!


New Orleans King Cake

King cake is perfect for any Mardi Gras themed wedding, or for anyone who lives in Louisiana and loves Mardi Gras Cake. 

White Meringue Cake

A unique alternative compared to the traditional wedding cake. You can also have it personalized with beautiful sugar flowers.

Chocolate Croquembouche Cake

Is a perfect for any chocolate lover’s dream desert who wants an alternative to cake, it also looks classy and beautiful.

Coconut Cupcakes

If you are having a tropical themed wedding or a beach wedding, coconut cupcakes are the best option.


Pink and White Whoopie Pies

Not only are they a cute desert but they are also yummy and a simple delicacy. You don’t have to go only with pink and white though, you can coordinate it to the color scheme of your wedding.

Cookie Cake  

Cookies are the perfect grab and go, and crafting them into an intricate cake is a great alternative.

Mille Crepe Cake

Crepes are thought of as a simple delicacy, and they can be crafted into a beautiful cake as an alternative option to the traditional wedding cake.

Assorted Cake Cups

Cake cups are becoming quite popular and are a great way to individualize cakes. You can have them customized to fit you and your guests tastes.

Tiered Desserts

Doughnut Tower

An  intricate tower of doughnuts? What more could you ask for?

Chocolate and Vanilla Cupcake Tower

A classic take on chocolate and vanilla cupcakes. You can stack them up on different tiers to make it more intricate and classy. They are also easy to serve to your guests.

Tiered Macaron Stand

Macarons are a classy desert and also a great option if you want to have a Paris themed wedding.

Doughnut Hole Dessert Tower

An alternative take on a doughnut tower. Doughnut holes are smaller and more convenient for people to take/cut.

Cute Alternatives

Miniature Bundt Cakes

Bundt cakes tend to be thicker and there is not as much to go around. However, mini bundt cakes can be easier to handout.

Personalized Individual Cakes

These are perfect for smaller weddings and make it more intimate and fun.

Cake Balls or Cake Pops

Cake balls can be stacked ontop of each other to make an intricate dessert, or you can have cake pops which are fun and easy to distribute and eat. Kids especially love them.

Miniature Pies

A tiered assortment of miniature pies in flavors like ginger, peach, almond blueberry, and cranberry walnut. They are also easy to serve to your guests, and kids will love the miniature nature of these desserts.