Royal wedding cakes: a history

Did you know that the first wedding cake to have a model of the bride and groom on top was that of Victoria and Albert? Or that Queen Elizabeth II’s wedding cake was nine-feet tall? Here, Marc Meltonville, food historian and project leader of our historic kitchens team, tells us about the fascinating history of royal wedding cakes.

4 thoughts on “Royal wedding cakes: a history

  1. Today is d most wonderful day for kate n wiliams. My wish to them is for God to bless their marriage

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