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Lithuanian Wedding Cakes Are Known as Tree Cakes

Lithuanian Tree Cake

Shakotis Polish Sękacz (also known as Bankuchenas in western Lithuania) or Lithuanian šakotis is a popular Polish-Lithuanian traditional cake. The cake became popular during the Polish-Lithuanian Commonwealth (1569–1791). Its origins are attributed to either the Italian Queen Bona Sforza of Poland or the Baltic tribe of Yotvingians. The Yotvingians settled in the early and high Middle Ages in Podlasie,

šakotis cakes - Lithuanian traditional cake made on a rotisserie with layers of batter

Shakotis, national Lithuanian and Polish cake, usually baked on open fire, usually for wedding occasions

Traditional Lithuanian Wedding Cake