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The Origins of the Wedding Cake

1 May 2018
Posted By:
Sam Bilton
History Uncovered

The wedding cake is an essential part of most English nuptial feasts, but it has had many different guises over the centuries. The earliest examples, including the 'bride pye', were rather less sweet and often included some gruesome surprises. Food historian Sam Bilton explores the origins of this s...

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