11 Unique Wedding Cake Flavors That Your Guests Will Remember for Years

Your wedding cake should not only look beautiful, but it should also taste great! While you can definitely opt for low-key flavors like vanilla or chocolate wedding cake, why not get a little creative with your reception’s centerpiece?

If you’re not sure where to start, check out some of our wedding cake flavor ideas right here!

The Coincidence of Coconut Cake – Make your cake as sweet as your wedding vows! If you’re a fan of coconut, have a coconut cake with key lime filling. Top it all off with white buttercream fluff frosting to make a cake no one will soon forget!

Chocolate Almond Dream – If you’re a chocolate lover but want something a little different, try chocolate almond cake! You can eat with raspberry mousse filling or just enjoy it without any filling. A chocolate ganache frosting will bring the whole concept together.

Red Velvet Va-Va Voom – Love red velvet? Why not make a featured flavor for your wedding cake?! A red velvet cake goes great with vanilla buttercream or, for a more romantic flavor, chocolate mousse. We suggest pairing your red velvet cake with chocolate mousse filling and a rich vanilla buttercream frosting.

Nuts for Nutella – Are you and your future spouse fans of Nutella? Then a Nutella cake might be the perfect cake for you! Pair the rich Nutella cake with a hazelnut buttercream filling and top it off with a chocolate ganache frosting to leave your guests wanting more of this unique cake!

Lemon Love – For a tart treat, choose lemon cake! You can pair it with vanilla mousse filling and seal the deal with delicious lemon buttercream frosting.

Carrot Cake Craze – Carrot cakes make an absolutely amazing and satisfying wedding cake that your guests will love! Pair your carrot cake with cream cheese filling and either cream cheese or lavender buttercream frosting for a simply sumptuous dessert.

Chocolate Lover’s Delight – Can’t get enough chocolate in your life? Make a super-powered chocolate cake the star of your wedding reception! Chocolate cake paired with chocolate mousse filling and chocolate buttercream frosting is sure to delight any chocolate fan out there.

Pumpkin Spice Perfection – This is the perfect cake if you have a fall wedding coming up in just a few short months! Pumpkin spice totally encompasses the season of autumn. Make it just right by pairing it with pumpkin pie filling and cream cheese buttercream frosting.

Funfetti Celebration – You’ve probably enjoyed Funfetti birthday cakes before at least once in your life. Why not enjoy it on your big day, too? Your Funfetti cake – vanilla cake infused with sprinkles – will go great with vanilla buttercream filling and vanilla buttercream or fondant frosting. Don’t forget the sprinkles!

Say Cheesecake! For a different twist on the traditional wedding cake, choose rich, smooth, creamy cheesecake! This supremely rich cake can feature layers of cream cheese buttercream and gracious sprinkles of graham cracker crumbles. If you’d like frosting, we suggest white buttercream as the perfect finishing touch.

Neapolitan Surprise – Can’t decide which flavor to pick? We totally understand! That’s why we think a Neapolitan cake could be in your future. Your cake can have layered stacks of chocolate, vanilla, and strawberry cake, coupled with chocolate ganache, vanilla buttercream, and fresh strawberry filling, respectively. Layer the cake with their respective flavors or choose a more neutral taste like a cream cheese frosting!

Whatever flavor you choose to go with – no matter how unique – McArthur’s Bakery Café can give you your dream wedding cake. Call us for a consultation today at (314) 894-0900 to get started!