Naomi Biden and Peter Neal climbed a ladder to cut their 8-tier wedding cake

Naomi and Peters at their historic wedding.  Image via (bryanrafaneli)/ Instagram

Naomi and Peters at their historic wedding. Image via (bryanrafaneli)/ Instagram

  • Naomi Biden recently made history by becoming the 19th person to be married in the White House.
  • He organized an outdoor wedding ceremony and a black-tie reception.
  • The reception included an eight-tier wedding cake that needed a ladder to cut.

Wedding cakes are becoming more unique every day and the bigger and more spectacular your wedding cake is, the more memorable your wedding will be. US President Joe Biden’s granddaughter, Naomi Biden, recently got married and made history by becoming the 19th person to be married at the White House in Washington DC. Plus, she had an eight-tier wedding cake that she needed a ladder to cut during the reception.

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Naomi had an outdoor wedding ceremony and black-tie reception that featured a 7-foot-tall cake that was longer than her 6-foot wedding dress. According to Fashion, DC-based lawyers had to use a ladder for the ceremonial image of cutting the cake and the eight-tiered confection was lemon-flavored with buttercream frosting. The wedding also included a dessert bar featuring the president’s favorite ice cream. The groom’s cake consisted of a 20-inch apple pie.

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Naomi’s lemon cake wasn’t the first towering wedding cake to grace the White House. In 1971, the daughter of President Richard Nixon, Tricia’s wedding cake was also 7′ tall and made with graduated-size layers. Henry Haller, White House executive chef, remembers creating the iconic white cake with fluffy frosting and fruit and nut filling.

Sources: People, Vogue

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