10 Outrageously Good Orange Cake Recipes
Vibrant, juicy oranges make everything better — especially cake. We've gathered ten of our best, brightest orange cake recipes that showcase sweet, citrusy flavor in everything from an orange-infused olive oil cake to a whipped cream-topped mandarin sponge. Oranges equal endless options in this collection of dreamy orange cake recipes.
Orange-Cranberry Bundt Cake
A classic Bundt with a delicately flavored fruit spin. Applesauce and coconut oil create a moist and tender cake, while orange juice and coarsely chopped cranberries give each bite a bright, zingy appeal.
Spiced Orange Olive Oil Cake
Five-spice powder gives this cake a unique warmth that pairs perfectly with orange zest. Slice into a loaf of fragrant, light flavor. Easy to prepare and freezer-friendly.
Gluten-Free Orange Almond Cake with Orange Sauce
"A very nice sponge-like cake that stays moist even after a couple of days," says Buckwheat Queen. "It is light and delicate with a hint of orange that is not overbearing. Everyone enjoyed this cake even those who aren't gluten-free."
Mandarin Orange Cake
An easy cake box recipe bursting with vibrant orange flavor. Pudding mix and crushed pineapple help to keep things moist and delicious in this whipped cream-topped confection.
Orange Cake with Semolina and Almonds
"Semolina and ground almonds give this cake a luxurious weight and the whole oranges provide moisture and a sunny citrus flavor without using any dairy," says recipe creator food fanatic. The cake can be stored in an airtight container for up to 2 days.
Chocolate Orange Marble Cake
Orange and chocolate are a decadent match made in heaven. Orange liqueur, yogurt, and dark chocolate combine to make a scrumptious swirled cake that guests will rave over.
Orange Nut Raisin Cake
Juicy, plump raisins and crunchy walnuts dot this buttery, brown cake for a perfectly shareable dessert. Try drizzling with a rum glaze to take it up a notch.
Orange Pound Cake
All of the richness you'd expect from a pound cake with the delightful tang from orange and sour cream. Each bite is a luxurious mixture of orange sponge and buttery syrup.
Orange Fluff Cake
Tender, sweet, and packed with citrusy flavor. The lightness of a chiffon cake is irresistible, and the addition of orange makes this fluffy cake recipe an extra-special treat.
Portokalopita (Greek Orange Phyllo Cake)
A unique cake made of torn phyllo dough sheets and a mouthwatering mixture of orange juice, Greek yogurt, and sugar. A cinnamon syrup is poured over the cooled cake for a lovely, spiced finish.