Wedding Cake Alternatives

Couples looking to get a little creative with their wedding menu will be pleased to know there are plenty of unique (and delicious!) desserts to serve in lieu of or in addition to the traditional tiered wedding cake. We've rounded up some of our favorite sweet treat alternatives for your inspiration! 
These pretty little French confections literally melt in your mouth and come in just about any color and flavor you can dream up. 
Photos by (from left): Andrea and Marcus, Caroline Drake
Cake Pops
There are countless gorgeous ways to display these trendy treats! 
Photos by (from left): This Modern Romance, Jonathan Canlas
Hop aboard the cupcake craze with a batch of bite-sized sweets topped with swirls of thick, creamy frosting.
Ice Cream
A scrumptious scoop of frozen flavor is the perfect refresher after a few hours on the dance floor. Mix things up with ice cream sandwiches, mini milkshakes or a fun selection of toppings! 
Photos by (from left): Paper Antler, Ice Angels
With sweet seasonal fruit, golden buttery crust, and that homemade fresh-from-the oven taste, pie is a sure to be a winner!
Photos by (from left): Aran Goyoaga, Orange Turtle Photography
Pretty pastries filled with tangy lemon custard and topped with fresh berries make for perfectly delicious desserts. 
Photos by (from left): Chelsea Fuss, Caroline Drake
Colorful hard candy doubles as a delightful display and a welcome sweet treat. 
Whether glazed, powdered, filled, frosted, sprinkled or all of the above, this doughy deliciousness will be devoured to the last crumb! 
Last Updated: September 16, 2014 at 4:16 pm
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