15 One-Bowl Cake Recipes to Make Quickly and Easily
Simplify your life with one of our favorite cake recipes that only require one bowl. That's right! There's no separate blending of wet and dry ingredients here — just throw everything into a large mixing bowl and stir, stir, stir. We've got something for every occasion and every palate: From decadent, layered ideas made with just a few convenient ingredients to dump desserts that are easy to throw together on a whim, you'll find quick and easy new favorites in this collection of our best one-bowl cake recipes.
Chocolate Mocha Cake
One Bowl Lemon Cupcakes
Chocolate Oil Cake
No butter? No problem. This rich, chewy, and eggless chocolate cake is made super moist by a full cup of vegetable oil.
One Bowl Chocolate Cake
Easy Microwave Chocolate Cake
A rich and dense homemade cake that's ready in fewer than 10 minutes? Yes, please! Make it your own by mixing in chocolate chips or your favorite nuts.
Grandpop's Special Chocolate Cake
It couldn't be easier to make this tried-and-true family recipe with pantry staples you probably already have in your kitchen. What's the secret ingredient? A cup of brewed coffee brings out the rich chocolate flavor.
Chocolate Yogurt Cake
There's no butter in this one-bowl recipe — it gets all of its moistness from just canola oil and full-fat yogurt. Top with confectioners' sugar instead of heavy frosting.
Easy Dump Cake
Made with store-bought ingredients (like a package of yellow cake mix and a package instant chocolate pudding mix), this easy and convenient cake is a breeze to throw together.
Cherry Dump Pudding Cake
Peach Dump Cake
You only need three easy-to-find ingredients for this extra easy cake: a can of sliced peaches, a box of yellow cake mix, and butter.
Pumpkin Spiced Dump Cake
Chocolate-Cherry Dump Cake
It couldn't be easier to make this decadent cake with just cherry pie filling, a package of dark chocolate cake mix, eggs, almond extract, and jarred chocolate frosting.
Red, White, and Blue Dump Cake
Cherry Cream Cheese Dump Cake
A 9x13-inch cake pan is lined with refrigerated crescent rolls, then filled with a decadent mixture of yellow cake mix, cream cheese, and cherry pie filling.
Rhubarb and Strawberry Dump Cake
This vibrant cake, which comes together in just a little more than half an hour, is full of fresh and fruity summertime flavor.