Elvis and Priscilla Presley at their wedding in 1967 Las Vegas News Bureau/AP The cake itself was a yellow sponge cake, Aladdin Hotel pastry chef Denis Martig recalled . Each layer was filled twice with apricot marmalade and a kirsch [liqueur] flavored Bavarian cream glazed with fondant icing and decorated with royal icing and marzipan roses. OK, that probably tasted better than a Chevelle. Because the ceremony was held at 9 a.m., the reception also featured a jaw-snapping $10,000 breakfast buffet, complete with roast suckling pig, oysters Rockefeller, lobster, champagne and Southern fried chicken. 7. The couples first dance was to Love Me Tender. Which might be the most adorably self-indulgent thing ever. 8. They honeymooned for a month at a rented house in Palm Springs, a property that has since been turned into an Elvis museum (because of course it has). The five-bedroom, five-bathroom house is currently for sale , at the low, low price of $9.5 million. 9.
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