Most wedding guests would readily admit that the cake-cutting ceremony is one they eagerly anticipate. Beyond looking forward to that first taste of glorious wedding cake, there is something so moving about seeing the bride and groom join hands around the cake knife and cut the first slice of wedding cake. Let your wedding gift of this stunning pewter wedding cake knife, accented with a Claddagh design and made in Ireland by the esteemed Mullingar Pewter Company, be the special utensil they reach for during that meaningful tradition.
• Crafted from genuine pewter composed of 95% tin with the balance made up of copper and antimony
• Guaranteed lead-free and safe for use with all food
• Adorned with a traditional claddagh design
• Measures 12-1/2" long
• Made by Mullingar Pewter
• Imported from Mullingar, County Westmeath, Ireland
Did You Know? Although the traditional wedding cake is typically thought to be white cake iced in white frosting, fruitcakes are a popular option in Ireland and Scotland. There, the intoxicating three-tiered cake is often laced with bourbon, brandy, or whiskey, and each layer is spread with almond paste.
About the Artists. The Irish men and women in Mullingar Pewter's workshop in County Westmeath, Ireland, create their extensive line of fine pewter gifts according to the highest standards and using traditional methods. The ancient craft of pewter making was revived by Mullingar Pewter in 1974. Their pieces are made by craftsmen specially trained to perform the old casting methods, meticulous assembly, and delicate hand finishing, skills that take years to acquire.