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$14 per slice

Rodolfo Goncalves of BMQ Desserts says this trend is really in demand. This mosaic look requires that each of the 600 tiles be cut by hand, which bumps up the price per slice.

Tiled green ombré wedding cake, $14 per slice (serves 200), BMQ Desserts

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