Growing up in the South, everything has to be big. Big hair, big boots, and big CAKE. Here is my favorite strawberry cake recipe that my Mimi use to make.
Cooking waffle batter in the microwave to create a fluffy cake, stuffed with cream cheese, strawberry jam, and chocolate.
Mandarin orange cake also called the pig-pickin' or pig-lickin' cake. It is a light cake filled with citrus flavors. Topped with a scrumptious light frosting with cool whip, instant pudding, and crushed pineapple.
A torte made with a salty-sweet filling of caramel, pecans, and frosting sandwiched between layers of brown sugar cake. The perfect cake to complete a family dinner or enjoy over coffee with friends.
This is a rich and decadent cake with layers of walnut, chocolate-coffee, and a delicious whipped cream frosting. Light, fluffy, and elegant, the flavors are complex and deep.
No-bake cheesecakes are a really simple treat to make. You can create all sorts of different flavor combinations, starting with a basic vanilla cheesecake.
This recipe will satisfy even the most die-hard chocolate lover in your house. Show your favorite chocoholic you can bring the goods. Rich, moist, intense chocolate flavor make this a true winner!
A delightful coffee cake topped with a rich pecan-spice mixture. This cake is perfect for brunch on special occasions, such as Christmas or Mother's Day, or as sweet treat for an afternoon gathering.
Chocolatey, decadent, and so easy to make. The taste of the cherries put it over the top. The hot fudge sauce gives this a fudgy consistency, and the homemade cream is like a cloud of goodness on top.
Steamed cumquat marmalade pudding and sour cherry jam puddings are just two examples of homely comfort food desserts. They can be made well in advance, frozen and quickly reheated to serve.
This rich and fluffy pumpkin coffee cake is just what you're going to need when making breakfast for your family this fall. Full of real pumpkin, pumpkin spice, and other yummy ingredients, you won't have to feel guilty for going to get a second helping.
This easy, no-bake chocolate truffle cake is the perfect celebration cake for children, for a Halloween treat, or for the fat rat in your life. Great cake for birthdays and feasts.
This is my recipe for an easy and delicious dessert of fruit and ice cream sponge cake. I have included step-by-step instructions with videos and photos.
A great lemon cake that can be used for a number of special occasions. This cake is sandwiched together with lemon curd and lemon buttercream. It is decorated with rolled fondant and edible butterflies and flowers.
You will need to know how to line a cake tin if you're making a fruit, Christmas cake or large celebration cakes. It's quick and easy and all you need to line the tin is baking paper and scissors.
You may think pan prep is a no-brainer, but there are some tips and tricks to ensure a perfectly baked, perfect-releasing cake every single time. And I'm gonna show you how!
If you like cakes as well as flan (Spanish custard), then this recipe is for you. It combines both of these treats into one spectacular dessert.
A traditional recipe for a Dundee cake, including ideas for how to turn it into a wedding or Christmas cake by covering it in marzipan and icing. Easy-to-follow recipe with step-by-step instructions, videos, and photos.
Enjoy this delicious Peanut Butter Pound Cake with or without frosting. Recipes and step by step instructions with photos are included.
As a chef with 20 years of experience, this cake remains one of my favorite go-to crowd pleasers. It's delicious and is easy to modify. Your new favorite dessert is waiting.
My family rated this frosting as "excellent." It's so light and fluffy and goes with any flavor of cake you like. Also very easy to make.
Fancy trying your hand at baking a beetroot cake? This Nigella Lawson recipe for beetroot and dark chocolate cake is so good, and it's really simple to make, too.
Pound cake is one of the easiest cakes you can make. Let me tell you who invented it, how it got its name, give you a basic recipe, and some variations too.
What's the difference between a Sponge, Genoise and Chiffon Cake? Tips for making light airy cakes and a recipe for Powder Puffs, an Australian classic also known as Sponge Kisses.
Italian cream cake is one of the most delicious cakes you will ever eat. With patience and time, even a novice baker can turn out this lusciously rewarding cake.
Sponge cakes are one of my favorite desserts. I don't have a huge sweet tooth, so the plain variation is perfectly sweet without being too sweet. Find out how to make a delicious sponge cake for yourself below!
Decorating a birthday cake at home can be quick and easy provided you have the right supplies and a little imagination. This articles describes the supplies and materials needed to create a beautiful, professional looking cake at home. It also gives decorating tips and links to useful related websites.
Did you know that bakers have been adding 7 Up lemon-lime drink to their cakes since the 1950s? Here, you'll find many traditional recipes for 7 Up cakes and frosting variations.
Whether you enjoy hosting fun parties or want a creative way to make your science presentation come to life, here are easy instructions to bake a scrumptious, scientifically accurate animal cell cake.
Mangoes are a delicious fruit cultivated in the Philippines. I'm sharing my favorite recipe for a popular traditional Filipino dessert: mango float. It's easy to make and mouthwateringly decadent!
Impress your guests with the best olive oil cake they've ever tasted! Fresh citrus brings a beautiful lightness to this decadent dessert.
Here's a recipe for making a chocolate cake in a mug. If you're looking for a quick, new dessert, then you've found it. And once you make one of these cakes, I bet you'll have another.
This recipe is perfect for when you have over-ripe bananas at home. Read on to know more about this delicious, mouth-watering recipe!
Orange cakes are a family favorite, and I get asked to make this orange cranberry bundt several times a year. It's a winning recipe!
This delightful flourless chocolate soufflé cake is light, delicious, and perfect for those with a gluten intolerance. This wonderful cake makes a great dessert for a special dinner or even a potluck. The light texture and fluffy mousse are a perfect combination and not overwhelming.
There is something about a molten lava cake that is just so perfect! It's delicious, comforting, warm, romantic. It is really a chocolate lover's dream!
This particular beautiful pink bombshell really should be made no earlier than June - wait for the real, homegrown strawberries to make their appearance before making this. You can certainly do it at other times of the year, using hothouse berries,...
This delicious French walnut cake makes either a superb dessert or, without its heavy cream, a suitable breakfast food.
This elegant bundt cake is sure to impress your family and friends. It's moist, delicious and unique. It will quickly become a favorite for the holidays or any special occasion.
An easy gluten-free dessert with a fun twist. Learn how to make it with these step-by-step instructions and pictures!
Find out ways to overcome baking accidents, like the day my cupcakes fell flat! Yes, FLAT. But these cupcakes tasted good!
Who doesn't like a dark, chocolaty, and moist chocolate cake? I do. This is a simple recipe for a delicious dessert—the perfect treat for you and your family.
How to make a cake train for your next birthday or holiday celebration. Learn how to use cake train molds or make your own train cake from scratch.
This Southern lemon layer cake is spectacular—both in flavor and appearance. The recipe is simple though. Just walk through the steps, and you'll have a showstopper for yourself!
Recipe for a light, almond-crumbly sponge cake folded with freshly-picked summer fruits: peach and grapes. It makes a festive midsummer festival party or tea cake!
Learn how to make this delicious and easy apple cake. It's a great way to use up surplus fall apples.
Recipe, baking tips and history of Lane Cake, a blue ribbon winner from an 1898 county fair and a Southern favorite.
Want a change from your standard lemon cake? Add a tangy lime glaze and candied lime peel for a stunning dessert cake. Dressed to kill and a flavor to die for!
This delicious cake is dense yet fluffy, has a hint of vanilla, and is crunchy on the outside and moist on the inside. It's my husbands favorite pound cake.
This is a recipe for a traditional German Apple Cake. It is simple to make and delicious! Easy to follow instructions and photos are provided.
Baking an apple dump cake is a very easy and inexpensive treat. This dessert takes less than 5 minutes to prepare and only needs about 25 minutes to bake. This is perfect for last minute desserts and can be topped off with a scoop of vanilla ice cream - YUM!
A spin on a traditional favorite. This dessert has a texture similar to a fruitcake and isn't goopy or custard-like. It's a very photogenic treat, but don't let the picture fool you-- this recipe is simple stuff.
Everyone loves hedgehogs, and everyone loves chocolate cake. Put them together and you get a recipe for cutest chocolate cake ever. Will you be able to eat it? You won’t regret if you do.
Enjoy the rich flavor of pecans and coconut in this moist cake topped with real homemade cream cheese icing. This step by step recipe with photos shows you how to make this yourself.
If you're planning an ocean themed party, try out this fish-shaped cake and ocean cupcakes. You'll find step-by-step directions and pictures for each of the desserts.
Once you learn to stack a two-tier cake, the sky is the limit. You can go as high as you want with as many cakes as you want without fear of collapse.
A very moist and chocolaty cake! You wouldn't even guess that there are carrots in it—unless you make it yourself. Takes a while to make, but it sure is worth it!
The bundt cake--this European treat was rejuvenated and made famous at the 1966 Pillsbury Bake-Off. It's time to upgrade it with a 21st-century spin. I'll show you how.
The perfect homemade chocolate cake recipe, and this one is perfectly finished with delectable cream cheese frosting. Rich, moist and decadent, this homemade cake is simple and rewarding!
You don't need a heart-shaped cake pan to make a heart-shaped cake. Using supplies you probably have on hand, learn how to make a heart-shaped cake. It's super easy and fast, and it's sure to impress your sweetheart!
In order to be able to decorate a beautiful cake, you need to start with a perfect base. A blank canvas, if you will. You wouldn't buy an actual canvas with a hole in it, would you?
A rich and decadently spiced prune cake covered in a gloriously thick layer of cream cheese frosting, making a staggeringly rich and heavenly good dessert.
Use two round cake pans and a loaf pan to make an easy snowman-shaped cake. It's simple to make, and your kids will have tons of fun decorating it.
This low-fat carrot cake is incredibly delicious—the best I've ever tasted. The cake is richly flavourful and moist. No butter or margarine is used, only grape seed oil. You won't regret trying this!
I had a can of raspberry pie filling, a bag of chocolate chips, white cake mix, and some cream cheese frosting... The result was this delicious recipe.
Here we have a recipe for the world's best coconut cake. This cake is so delicious and it's easy to make too. Let's make one.
A delicious, made-from-scratch yellow cake batter that can be used to make layer cakes, cupcakes, and shaped party cakes.
Strawberry Jell-o + Cake = Jell-o Cake. It's as easy as it sounds. This is a great way to turn a store bought boxed cake mix into something spectacular and the possibilities are almost endless.
How do you make banana rum cake at an elevation of 9,000 feet? Learn about the science behind high altitude baking. Also included: high-altitude baking adjustments for fabulous cakes at any altitude.
German chocolate cake. It's not German—it's not even European. It began in Texas but has ties to the pre-Revolutionary days of our history. Join me for a quick history lesson, the original recipe, and some fun alternatives.
Cake faults are very common and varied. The chemical processes in cake-making are fairly complex but still readily understandable. With this information of common cake faults and their causes, readers will be able to identify any mistakes made, and will be aware of how to avoid the same mistake happening again.
This treasure of a recipe is based off of my Granny's heirloom recipe. It's made from scratch and has a whole lot of attitude. You won't be disappointed.
Special occasions call for special cakes. This is a three-layer white cake with chopped pecans and coconut flakes covered with cream cheese frosting. It's sure to please everyone!
A rich, nutritious banana walnut cake that will taste delicious any time of the day. It's very easy to make and it takes not a very long time to bake. Walnuts are good for you and if you like them than you should bake a cake with them.
Want to make a lovely pavlova? Read on to find a foolproof recipe for dessert success, tips to keep your mix from sticking, and fun toppings you can use to create your pavlova masterpiece!
Did you know you can preserve your cakes for future use... and that they will taste just as delicious as if they were were freshly baked? There is a way!
Step-by-step instructions on how to make the famous "skor cake." If you like chocolate cake, caramel, butterscotch, chocolate bars, and whipped cream, then you have to try this easy recipe.
Native-American strawberry cake is both delicious and nutritious. This sugar-free recipe is a big hit with kids and adults alike.
A sophisticated cake composed of the contrasting flavors of banana, chocolate, and blackberries, which nevertheless combine together to a well-balanced whole.
Cake storage is not the clear-cut process you thought it was. Believe me. As a lifelong cake aficionado and fangirl, I thought I knew everything there was to know about cake preparation and storage. But I was wrong.
Need a creative, easy-to-make cake idea? This article will provide step-by-step instructions on how to make a fabulous Super Mario birthday cake—with pictures!
Recipe (with video and pictures) for the most delectable coffee cake ever: the Armenian Nutmeg Cake. Incredibly easy to make, and so delicious!
This recipe for apple cake with a brown sugar topping will please everyone. Try it with the family or serve at a buffet or party. You won't get to bring any home!
This article details how to make a variety of Jell-O cakes, including a delicious raspberry bundt cake.
Star Wars cake and cupcake ideas and supplies. Some include edible cake images, cupcake picks, cake pans, kits and more. You will also find invitations, party decorations and party favors.
This is an easy breakfast bread made from a cake mix recipe. It is cinnamon bread good enough for breakfast; it makes a great snack too! I hope you enjoy this easy cinnamon bread with a cake mix.
Perfect for autumn, you can enjoy this cake with your family at home after dinner. Sure to be a hit!
With the holiday season is coming up, it's the perfect opportunity to share the recipe for one of my favorite desserts: marble cake.
Check out these delicious, elegant, and easy cake recipes. Favorites are the red velvet, gooey butter, oatmeal, Italian cream, carrot, and earthquake German chocolate! Peek inside and find one you would like to try! There is not a bad one in the bunch!
This delicious alternative to pumpkin pie is the perfect crowd pleaser. Serve warm or cold, with cream, ice cream or on its own. The gooey spiced pumpkin layer blends perfectly with the butter base, perfect for Halloween, Thanksgiving or any other time of the year.
Cooking is an art. Cooking at high altitude is something else entirely! Let me share my wonderful recipe and tips with you here.
Bored with standard sheet cakes? Give your guests something to celebrate with an irresistible DIY cake! This do-it-yourself recipe provides step-by-step instructions on making your own perfect cake.
These 20 upside-down cake recipes aren't like your grandmother's pineapple one. These use all sorts of fruits, adding a new twist to an old favorite. Photos and step by step instructions provided.
Easy candy cane cake recipe and candy cane decorating ideas. Make a stunning and delicious homemade cake in a little more than an hour!
Rhubarb and strawberry are two great flavors that marry in this easy cake recipe. Rhubarb can also be used in jams/jellies and other sweet desserts.
A light, yet also richly decadent, chocolate angel food cake, graced with the presence of cherries and whipped cream.
Classic Charlotte Russe apple cake. Delicious and easy to make traditional Russe with Lady Fingers. Elegant dessert seen on Downton Abbey.
Carrot cakes are perfect for high altitude baking. Learn how to make this delicious cake. A recipe for cream cheese frosting is also included.
How to make Disneyland's Bumblebee cupcake as served at The Hungry Bear Restaurant located in Critter Country.
This rich dark chocolate bundt cake, with flecks of chocolate, smothered in a delicious, strong coffee-Kahlua syrup is a perfect and elegant dessert!
McVitie's is a well known biscuit maker in Britain. The company has had a long history. Two of its most popular products are digestive biscuits and Jaffa cakes.
This toffee apple cake with walnuts is a sweet and flavorful dessert cake - a hit with adults and children alike!
The crumb coat is also known as a dirty ice. This step traps crumbs in frosting and keeps the final coat of icing from being littered with dirty looking crumbs.
Learn how to make soft, moist, and eggless sooji (semolina) cake with condensed milk. I have included a how-to recipe video, as well.
This tasty recipe calls for Coca-Cola and has been around almost as long as the delicious beverage. If you're looking for a unique cake recipe that tastes deliciously old-fashioned, look no further.
Ever wondered what the difference was in fondant and gumpaste? How about gumpaste and pastillage? There are huge differences, and I'll explain the differences here for you.
Carrot cake has everything going for it; it's moist, full of spices, and it doesn't taste like carrots! The background of this sweet treat, a from-scratch recipe, and fun spin-offs are all right here.
This is a cake that is super easy to make and requires only very basic ingredients. It can be made for any occasion—or for no occasion at all. For a fancier dessert, you can decorate it with a Brazilian touch.
Recipe for a delicious strawberry cake that is made with fresh strawberries rather than strawberry-flavored gelatin. Includes instructions for a recommended cream cheese frosting and whipped cream filling.
You're really going to enjoy these creamy clean eating caramel cheesecake bites, especially when you know that you can eat them without the guilt of breaking your diet or consuming too much sugar. Made with all-natural, wholesome ingredients, you can feel good about serving these to your family.
If you want something that's easy to make and a perfect fall dessert, this is the recipe to try. It's so good that you'll have a hard time eating just one piece.
A fun and easy cheesecake recipe that will have your guests amazed. Included are tips for making the best cheesecake. Create the perfect filling that results in a mouth-watering creamy texture. Find out how to deliver the final presentation.
Want to know how to bake a cake that comes out of the oven flat on top rather than having to level it by hand? Let me tell you how! It's definitely easier than you might think.
This is my go to base recipe for all my stacked and sculpted cakes. It is moist and dense, yet light and airy. Perfect for stacking and sculpting.
A classic from your childhood, or a favorite of today. Yellow cake with chocolate frosting made from scratch. Simple ingredients, easy technique and incredible results. Try it yourself!
Little ramekins filled with a deliciously rich almond-chocolate-butter mixture, these are a surprisingly easy-to-make yet decadently delicious and elegant chocolate dessert.
This scrumptious fresh apple coffee cake is a fall dream come true. All of the flavors of the season come together in this wonderful dish that you can have for breakfast—or any time of day. This was super easy to make and can come together for you fast to feed a big family, or have yummy leftovers.
This delicious Amaretto bread pudding recipe is a family favorite for holiday meals. Enjoy this rich, delicious dessert.
Beautifully elegant, refined, scrumptious and with the wonders of the combinations of flavors of vanilla, walnuts, cinnamon, coffee, and chocolate, this layer cake recipe can compete with the finest restaurant desserts.
A more energy-efficient way to cook a cake. This recipe uses a box of cake mix to make it even easier.
A Fantastic Chocolate Cake recipe, cooked in a Rice Cooker. A truly convenient and simple way to prepare a Chocolate Cake.
Good for all sorts of cakes and easily altered dependent upon your dessert, this frosting is definitely a multi-tasker!
One of the best cakes for a teatime treat, this easy recipe is quick to prepare, creates no mess, and is one of the most delicious Lemon Drizzle Cakes you'll ever taste.
Not only is this cake an easy, delicious, and moist almond and orange cake that is also gluten-free!
This is a favorite recipe from my mother and is perfect for those brunches, or anytime an excellent sour cream coffeecake would be desired. Other video recipes are also included in this post.
Moist and delicious! Serve warm with a dollop of creme fraiche or just have a slice with a cup of tea.
Looking for a refreshing and light dessert, but tired of cake? Try this great recipe...but be sure to follow the directions!
Flavio Ensiki via Flickr This is a recipe for an Oreo cheesecake, one of the quick easy desserts I like to to make. It is best to make this the day before, so that it has ample time to cool. If you are making it the same day, then allow at least...
There aren't many desserts that are better than one with layers of caramel, pears, nuts, and a rum-and-ginger-laced cake batter. Well, they're all combined in this delicate and delicious upside-down cake.
A delicious cake with pockets of sinfully good chocolate throughout it. Adapted from a time tested recipe, it's a must have for any occasion.
A delicious multi-layer torte, this light, airy, and fruity concoction is sure to please any dessert lover.
A quick and easy cheesecake recipe that takes only a few minutes to prepare with a pre-made graham cracker crust. Everyone will love this!
Looking for decorating ideas for your pirate cupcakes? Here are three easy design ideas, including skull and crossbones cupcakes, treasure chest cupcakes, and DIY pirate cupcake toppers.
Angel food cake, named for its lighter-than-air texture, is easy to make at home and is perfect for those looking for a fat-free dessert option. Check out this fabulous recipe for yourself!
Chocolate and peanuts have long been known to go well together, and this recipe continues that splendid tradition.
You don't want to display your finished masterpiece on a plain piece of cardboard. Take the extra five minutes to customize the cake board and your cake will absolutely stand out!
Cream cheese or traditional Southern cooked frosting? This recipe offers a sweet compromise for your red velvet cake.
My mother's yellow coffee cake recipe from the 60s paired with her mother's chocolate icing recipe from the 40s. Close to my heart and my sweet tooth!
Who doesn't love this fourth-wall-breaking superhero? He would have no problem with you eating his face!
It is so tasty, so creamy, nutty and fruity. Raw raspberry cake. And the best part is that you can experiment as many variations as your imagination allows you to. Give it a try!
This article is a step-by-step tutorial on how to make a Minecraft birthday cake for kids and adults alike.
Baking can be a daunting task when you're a beginner, but please give this 3D teddy bear cake a try, you will be totally impressed with yourself!
Apricot frangipane tart--sweet, crisp, buttery, indulgent, and yes, of course, it's French! And it's my birthday "cake." When you're Carb Diva, you get to make your own dessert, the way you want it.
Petit fours are tiny, iced layer cakes. Often served as part of an assorted pastry tray, these elegant treats are usually made with layers of génoise cake, jam and French buttercream frosting. This simplified recipe features shortcuts that let you focus on the fun part - decorating.
Simple-to-make frosting recipes, including buttercream frosting, cream cheese frosting, and Swiss meringue buttercream frosting.
A cake ball is exactly what it sounds like: a tiny and delicious ball of cake enrobed in chocolate or frosting! And they're surprisingly easy to make.
Don't waste your time on boxed cake mixes. Whip up a homemade rum cake from scratch for a dessert like none you've ever tasted before: light, moist, and exceptionally rummy. For adults only!
A wonderfully different dessert: pineapple and coconut add a taste of the tropics, topped by a yummy glaze icing.
In a pinch and need a great dessert? Then this cake will not disappoint. It is over-the-top moist and creamy. Plus it is the easiest coconut cake recipe ever. Trust me on this one!
Welcome to the home of the amazing Donut Cake. This creative creation is brought to you by the wonderful folks at Allie's Donuts. Add this one to your bucket list, it's that good!
What's the perfect topping for a chocolate cake? The answer is creme caramel! This is for the sugar lovers in your life.
This intensely chocolate, very sweet, three-layered, nine-inch-round cake, made from scratch, uses cocoa powder, sugar, butter, heavy cream, and eggs.
Quite simply the best vanilla cupcake recipe ever. The secret? More vanilla than most recipes call for. Follow these easy steps (with photos) for one dozen large or two dozen medium cupcakes.
This delicious cookies and cream cake is quick and easy to make. It tastes homemade but uses a mix. I'll also show you how easy it is to turn it into an ice cream cake!
I love pumpkin cheesecake, and I consider it an anytime-of-year favorite and not just a Halloween or Thanksgiving treat. Sadly, most restaurants and supermarkets only offer pumpkin cheesecake during the holidays.
Create an active volcano for your next party with this easy guide to make an erupting volcano cake with smoke and flowing lava that will wow your guests.
Warm up in the cooler weather with a rum-soaked apple cake. Apples are in season in autumn, and make a beautiful and delicious bundt cake!
Got many guests but no special dish? These different flavored cupcakes might come handy-include oreo, caramel, lemon raspberry and shoo-fly cupcakes.
In this recipe, honey replaces sugar! Vegans may want to substitute maple syrup for the honey. Either way, this pudding cake still delivers lots of flavor to satisfy any sweet tooth.
This sunken apple cake recipe will impress all of your friends. This cake is delicious and not all that difficult to make even for a novice baker.
This is a simple buttercream that stands up to decorating and holds it's shape perfectly for beautiful piping. The taste can be altered to suit your needs.
If you're looking for an easy chocolate cake recipe, popular singer and one-time TV icon Dinah Shore had her own personal favorite, and here it is, shared with the public for the first time. This cake may well have kept Dinah's sex symbol boyfriend Burt Reynolds in her kitchen and out of trouble!
You would think that cake leveling is a no-brainer. However, a lot of home bakers don't realize how important it is to create a level base!
Making a chocolate cake from scratch is easy and can result in a decadent, beautiful dessert. When baked in a Mary Ann pan, this chocolate cake, topped with raspberries and whipped cream, is sure to impress.
These quick and easy mini bundt cakes, full of fresh berries & lemon zest, will make your guests think you've labored in the kitchen for hours!
An easy no-bake dessert recipe that only takes 15 minutes but looks like a million bucks. Made with blueberries and raspberries, this is a great way to turn a child or picky eater onto eating berries.