Burlington, 781-221-3003, firesidecatering.com
Trend: Mini pastries continue to be very popular, so Fireside has added mini parfaits. They are served in Instagram-worthy tiny jars, and riff on traditional favorites like bananas foster and strawberry shortcake.
What’s Unique: Upscale Rice Krispies treats, enrobed in dark chocolate and salted caramel.
Standout Qualities: A totally customizable sweet spread, including multiple flavors of whoopie pies, cookies, brownies, and blondies.
Topsfield, 781-953-0936, bellavella.com
Trend: Dessert tables are becoming central to wedding décor, dressed up with dramatic custom backdrops, gorgeous displays, and even interactive features where guests can create their own cupcake flavors with alcohol infusions or special toppings.