Saying congratulations with a cake

July 21st, 2016

Do you want to congratulate someone for a great achievement or special occasion? Wondering whether the gifts that you are sending are enough or not? Well, here’s an easy solution that you can follow- get a congratulations cake.

Why gift a congratulations cake?

Congratulations cakes are probably the safest option when it comes to gifting something that says congratulations perfectly. Well you will have the message iced on top, for starters! A major advantage of choosing these cakes is that it can be for anyone, beyond all age barriers. Whether you want to congratulate a teenager or an adult, it is always safer to go for these cakes, since they have an appeal to all. It is always safer than gift items, since you do not always know what the person will like or will not like.

Where to get a congratulations cake?

You will definitely find these cakes in a bakery near you. If you want a larger range of options, then you can always look for congratulations cakes online. You will find numerous types and in numerous flavours. All you have to do is place an order for a particular cake, give them the intended address and they will have it delivered exactly where you want. Or you can always opt for the more personal and intimate option- bake the cake yourself! If you have a flare for baking, then you can look up a few ideas and recipes on the internet and try them out or you can use your own creative skills!

What to keep in mind when baking or purchasing a congratulations cake?

There are a couple of things that you need to keep in mind when it comes to selecting the perfect congratulations cake:

  • First and foremost, you need to take the person’s, for whom the cake is intended, choice in mind. If they like chocolate go for a chocolate flavoured cake, if they like vanilla or strawberry then strawberry or vanilla it is! It is very important to get the flavour right.
  • The cake should in some way reflecting what the person is being congratulated for. For example, if you want to congratulate someone on graduating then you can go for a cake, shaped like a graduation cap! You can always order such cakes online and get the congratulations cakes delivered to the address you want. If you want to avoid fancy shapes, when baking yourself, then keep it simple and do not forget to add a message.
  • No matter what you do, do not forget to add a nice and crisp message. It can be as simple as “congratulations” but make sure that the message is there.
  • If you are ordering online, then try and avoid cakes of more than one tier, since they might get ruined in the process of being delivered.

Along with the cake, you can add a few items or a gift basket if you want, but this is really the best way to congratulate someone, especially if they are a foodie.Try your hand at baking or get one online, whatever you do, just try saying congratulations with a cake!