Photo by Carlo Mendoza. Styling by Megan Wappel Designs. Cake by Truffle Toronto.

Meringue peaks look especially sweet when displayed atop a trio of rustic, single-tiered cakes.

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Pair meringue kisses with colourful sprinkles and gold leaf to create a jaw-dropping, modern confection.

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A chocolate ganache topping is the perfect complement to a semi-circular crown of multi-coloured meringues.

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For a wedding around the holidays, top cakes with festive peppermint meringue kisses.

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Give your dessert table a whimsical look with a cake topped with vibrant ganache and quirky, striped meringue peaks.