To know that a couple has completed a long happy marriage, make us immensely happy. How about celebrating the love of a couple who have completed 40 years of marriage? This is a rare sight in the modern times, that calls for joyous merriment. These recipes are an accolade to couples, for their enduring trust, love and faith to one another.
Cakes For 40th Wedding Anniversary
Red is the colour of love and ruby, is the gem that denotes being devoted to one another. Ruby cake is ideal for the 40th wedding anniversary; let the shape be that of an uncut ruby with a rich blood red colour to it. The cake can be a traditional fruit cake with a marzipan icing that is coloured with drops of red gel food colour.
This would give the luscious red colour to the icing. You can decorate the cake with edible gold leaf pieces along the border; this gives the colour its glitter but at the same time would be elegant.
Sticky Toffee Cake With Caramel Sauce
While eating your cake, it gives myriad pleasure when you are able to lick your fingers like a small child, enjoying every morsel. Let this cake turn the elders in to kids, the base of the cake is a luscious moist batter mixed with dates, sugar, butter and flour.
The sauce that makes this cake sticky is a finger licking, rich caramel sauce, made with double cream and brown sugar. The gleam of the sauce over the cake gives such a pleasure that; everyone would just want to gobble it up.
Lemon Cake With Limy Fondant Icing
Bake a sweet and tangy lemon rich cake, with the batter mix infused with lemon juice and lemon zest to give the extra lemony taste. To make the lemon cake moist, poke a few holes with a tooth pick and pour a syrup mixture, of lemon juice and sugar over the cake.
To make a pale yellow icing, use fondant icing infused with lemon juice and lemon curd. Decorate the cake with bright yellow and white petals, made from fondant icing and with gold edible beads around the corner. Elders love to eat cakes that are not too sweet, but unique ones, this cake will undeniably make the couple brim with joy.
Chocolate Fudge Cake With Chocolate Frosting
Chocolate cakes are liked by adults and kids alike, there is no better celebration cake than a delicious chocolate cake. The cake is made with pure cocoa powder and to intensify the cocoa flavour add little instant coffee, this gives the cake the ultimate taste. Cut the cake into two layers and layer the middle of the cake with rich vanilla cream frosting with few bits of cashew nuts on them.
The top layer of the cake is iced with lovely, chocolate ganache frosting, which is made with an equal measure of milk chocolate and cream. Decorate the top of the cake with red colour, sugar hearts; this is the ultimate cake for the 40th wedding anniversary. Ruby anniversary is an extraordinary time to have a bash. Bake these marvellous and scrumptious cakes and make your loved ones feel extra special ,and let them treasure their love forever.