We all know that a party would not be the same without a fabulous and delicious cake. But what if your loved ones don’t like cake as other desserts or maybe you just want to try something new and think of dessert ideas other than cake. So let’s talk about some of the most popular cake alternatives, shall we? Read on!
If you’re a fan of the adorable short version Cake Pop, then you’ll adore the grander variant cakesicle! Similar to cake pops, cakesicles is a simple sugar mixture of cake mixes and frosting dipped in ganache to resemble a popsicle. Cakesicles are a fun twist on your typical festive-style cake.
Pancakes are not just for the morning, so why not make some pancakes for dessert. Although pancakes can be simple to mix, they can take a lot of time and effort when baking, depending on the number of pancakes you make. For festive sweets, make sure you consider the number of guests coming to the party, so that you can bake accordingly.
3. Colorful Macarons
These colorful macarons can be made in a variety of flavors and have an extra-festive party appeal – as well as it will take control of the sugar of kids or anyone with sugar problems. Get your party started with colorful macarons!
4. Watermelon split
It may sound banana, but hear us: Watermelon splits may be your new favorite split. They are simple to make and are perfect for summer parties! Add some blackberries for extra flavor and you’ll wow each party guest. Trust us! It’s something that will make your party a big one!
5. Fruit tarts
Fruit tarts are delicious and much lighter than cakes. If you want to have some super fun, there is a big fruit tart (the size of a standard pie). This is another great way to liven up your party colors.
6. Nutella Whoopie Pie
When a dessert has a “whoopie” in its title, you know a reason to celebrate it. These savory sandwich creations have orange, a hint of whole nutella, and are just the thing to notch up a birthday party.
7. Caramel Apple Macron
While our love of caramel apples runs deep, sometimes the occasion calls for a bit more bite. Enter these lovely macros that will fully enhance the portable dessert
8. Dessert Shots
A dessert shot is a versatile cake option that offers a wide variety of choices. Not only do they look super cool (it’s essentially a pudding cake in a shot glass), but they look delicious.
Chocolate is always a crowd delight and can still be decorated like a party cake! Similar to cake or Cookies, you can bake brownies in different shapes to fit your party theme. Many recipes can be found on the Internet or you can buy mixes at any local grocery store.
Maybe a mini cake is your dream dessert. If so, then cupcakes are an alternative option for you. Get creative with the cake-and-icing combination or keep it classic with the original. (Chocolate and vanilla are always great tastes to satisfy a sweet craving.) Cupcake still ranks high as an alternative to a party dessert.
11. Dirt Dessert Jar
This Dirt Dessert Jar is the typical version of party dessert ideas. No baking is necessary. Just put some whipped cream, chocolate pudding and crushed cookies in a glass jar and serve. You can customize the recipe according to your taste and prepare the dessert in a large jar according to the size of the party.
12. S’mores bar
What about late night parties? Having a S’mores bar is such a fun idea to fill your bellies at night! A gooey marshmallow and melted chocolate, it’s everyone’s Favorite combo is what makes it the perfect crowd-please. It can be used as a gift too
The possibilities are endless: from berry tarts to cinnamon rolls to cream puffs, pastries are great ways to provide extra options for everyone’s sweet tooth! Can be offered at small parties or get together.
So, these are some cake alternatives to celebrate your party or any occasion. Either bake at home or avail cake delivery or wherever you reside and please your guests and loved ones.
Happy celebrations! for all your valuable occasions