Cake and Filling Flavor Pairings

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Need some help deciding on cake and filling flavor pairings? Below is a list of some of my most popular cake and filling combinations!

If you have a specific flavor in mind but don’t see it on the list, be sure to ask! I can do just about anything your heart desires!

  • Almond White Cake: This is by far my most popular cake for weddings and showers. Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Vanilla Buttercream
    • Raspberry (seedless)
    • Fresh Lemon Curd
    • Chocolate Ganache or Nutella Buttercream
    • Fresh fruit and cream (strawberries & raspberries are delicious!)
  • Vanilla Bean Cake: My second most popular cake for weddings and showers. Filling Paring Suggestions:
    • Buttercream (vanilla, chocolate, caramel, or mocha)
    • Vanilla Mousse
    • Raspberry (seedless)
    • Fresh Lemon Curd
    • Chocolate Ganache or Nutella Buttercream
    • Fresh fruit and cream (strawberries & raspberries are delicious!)
  • Dark Chocolate Cake: There are hardly any leftovers with this cake! If you love chocolate, this is the one! Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Chocolate Ganache (can be flavored with liqueur, espresso powder or extracts like mint, etc.)
    • Mousse (vanilla, chocolate, banana cream, or cookies and cream)
    • Caramel Buttercream or Salted Caramel Sauce
  • Fresh Lemon Cake: Baked with fresh squeezed lemon juice and zest. Refreshing flavor in the Spring and Summer. Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Raspberry filling (seedless)
    • Fresh Lemon Curd
    • Vanilla Buttercream
    • Mousse (vanilla, lemon, strawberry or raspberry)
  • Red Velvet Cake: Beautiful color and moist texture! Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Classic Cream Cheese
    • Chocolate Ganache
    • Fresh Strawberries and Cream
  • Ginger Spice Cake with Cardamom: Great for Fall celebrations, but yummy anytime! Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Spiced Apple Butter
    • Vanilla Buttercream
    • Classic Cream Cheese
  • Carrot Cake: Can be prepared with or without nuts and raisins. Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Classic Cream Cheese (or Orange Cream Cheese)
    • Pistachio Mousse
    • Vanilla Buttercream
  • Pink Champagne Cake: Great for weddings and showers as well! Filling Pairing Suggestions:
    • Fresh strawberries and cream
    • Buttercream (vanilla or strawberry)

Honorable mentions:

  • Orange Cake
  • Mocha Cake
  • Coconut Cake
  • Banana Cake
  • Pumpkin Cake
  • Tres Leches

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