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What is the best way to freeze wedding cake?
Last Updated: 18th June, 2020
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Simply so, are you supposed to freeze your wedding cake?
Immediately following the wedding, place (or havesomeone else place) the top tier of the cake inthe freezer for a few hours to freeze theouter layer of icing. Cover every inch of cake withplastic wrap, ensuring no piece remains exposed. This will helpyou to ward off the dreaded freezerburn.
One may also ask, how long can you freeze wedding cake for? Leave the container and the cake to freezefor the next one year. The above steps for storing yourwedding cake will keep it as fresh as the dayit was baked!
Keeping this in view, how do you freeze a wedding cake for one year?
First freeze the cake for about 20 minutesor until the icing is hard and easy to wrap. Wrap caketightly in multiple layers of plastic wrap, making sure there areno air bubbles or space in between the cake and plasticwrap. This should prevent freezer burn. Place anniversarycake in an airtight container.
Why do you freeze wedding cake?
A long-honored tradition for married couples is tofreeze the top layer of the wedding cake sothey can eat it on their first anniversary for good luck.Sugar and alcohol make for natural preservatives, and these cakeswould go on to help celebrate the first child'schristening.