Cake Recipes

See the best cake recipes. Trusted recipes for chocolate cake, white cake, banana cakes, and carrot cakes with photos and tips from home cooks.

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Coconut Cake with Crushed Pineapple

Find a yummy combination of coconut and crushed pineapple in this tender, moist cake, with more crushed pineapple in the filling. Coconut and pineapple tidbits or slices are the garnish on top of a sweet buttercream frosting. Cover and refrigerate to store.

12 Mini Cheesecakes With Big Flavor

Cheesecakes in miniature are sure to steal the show at any gathering. Here are 12 deliciously decadent ways to enjoy these mini treats.

Smith Island Cake

Really tender cake layers with buttery vanilla flavor. A lightly sweet ganache icing helps balance out the whole thing. Prepare this showstopper for a special occasion and receive rave reviews. Using aluminum pans really speeds up the assembly and cooking process. The batter holds well while the other layers cook.

Inspiration and Ideas

20 Best New Cake Recipes of 2020

These are the most visited, most reviewed, and most popular new cake recipes of the last 12 months.

12 Beautiful Cakes to Make with Fresh Strawberries

When the season gives you beautiful fresh strawberries, turn them into delicious cakes. Here are 12 of our favorites.

Strawberry Shortcake

Rating: 4.15 stars

An old-fashioned, tender shortcake with two layers of strawberries topped with whipped cream.