Easy-to-Follow Buttercream Frosting Wedding Cake

Easy-to-Follow Buttercream Frosting Wedding Cake

A wedding cake is the centerpiece of any wedding reception and is often one of the most memorable aspects of the celebration. If you’re planning a wedding and want to create a beautiful and delicious cake without the need for professional baking skills, we have the perfect solution for you. This easy-to-follow buttercream frosting wedding cake recipe will guide you through the steps to create a stunning cake that will impress your guests.


For the cake:

  • 3 cups all-purpose flour
  • 2 1/2 teaspoons baking powder
  • 1/2 teaspoon salt
  • 1 1/2 cups unsalted butter, softened
  • 2 cups granulated sugar
  • 4 large eggs
  • 1 teaspoon vanilla extract
  • 1 cup whole milk

For the buttercream frosting:

  • 3 cups unsalted butter, softened
  • 8 cups powdered sugar
  • 1/4 cup heavy cream
  • 2 teaspoons vanilla extract
  • Food coloring (optional)
  • Decorations of your choice (edible flowers, sprinkles, etc.)



  1. Preheat your oven to 350°F (175°C). Grease and flour three 8-inch round cake pans.
  2. In a medium bowl, whisk together the flour, baking powder, and salt. Set aside.
  3. In a large mixing bowl, cream together the softened butter and granulated sugar until light and fluffy.
  4. Beat in the eggs, one at a time, ensuring each egg is fully incorporated before adding the next. Stir in the vanilla extract.
  5. Gradually add the dry ingredients to the butter mixture, alternating with the milk. Begin and end with the dry ingredients. Mix until just combined, being careful not to overmix.
  6. Divide the batter equally among the prepared cake pans,
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