My Fiancé Is Allergic to Chocolate: Can We Have Two Wedding Cakes?

Cakes, Etiquette
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When planning a wedding, you're sure to have plenty of questions about how to choose a cake. Our experts help you avoid pastry-related snafus—and choose the cake that's right for you.

I adore chocolate but my fiancé is highly allergic to it. Can we have two wedding cakes?

Absolutely. In fact, you can give a nod to tradition and have both a bride's cake (with chocolate layers and fillings) and a groom's cake featuring his favorite flavor combination.

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