Bite-sized and bedecked with gum-paste cherry blossoms, these almond-flavored cakes will easily be the star of your next dessert plate, buffet, or spring party. Recipe: Spring Shower Almond Petits Fours
Wedding Dessert: Pay homage to the place of origin of many a cherry tree -- Japan -- by serving mochi. Positioned on cherry-blossom confetti placed along a flowering branch. Sprinkled confectioners' sugar on each bite to create a floral imprint.