Do you have a cake habit? It’s not a question to make you feel guilty, because we have a one too, a very serious one at that.
We spend a lot of time researching recipes to give you the best from around the web, and there are times when we find it hard to concentrate on writing because we are so distracted by the gooiness, yumminess and gastronomic beauty of these edibles.
Cake is not only a happy food but is one that brings us together for special occasions, celebrations and good times.
Today, we give you 9 cake recipes that are among the most popular on the web to inspire your next baking expedition.
So, grab those whiskers and let’s start fluffing.
1. “Better Than Anything” Caramel Cake
Damn! This one will have you hop-scotching, doing cartwheels and singing fairy tales like a little school girl all at once.
Not only is this cake unusual but the flavors are amazing with every bite offering up some yummy, caramel joy. This will be a go-to recipe for the rest of your life and we promise that.
Also referred to as the “Better than Sex” cake, you will definitely find out for yourself after giving it a try. Lauren makes the recipe super easy to follow and gives you pointers on where you can source ingredients.
2. Root Beer Float Cake
Root beer is a famous American past time, and when you pour that refreshing beverage into a cake, you are asking for some serious trouble.
This Root Beer Float Cake by Kelly of Mostly Homemade Mom goes great with buttercream frosting and is surprisingly easy to prepare.
Root Beer might not be the best thing for your health, but as a cake ingredient, it’s not such a bad thing :).
3. Chocolate Chip Muffin Bundt Cake
Chocolate cake is an easy sell. It is the default choice when you have run out of ideas and who doesn’t love a creamy, smooth piece of chocolate cake every now and then?
This recipe combines chocolate chips and yummy fudge to create a masterpiece perfect for any celebratory occasion.
4. Strawberry Layer Cake
Strawberry and cake in the same sentence always sound good and this recipe does not disappoint.
Made with whole milk and real strawberries added to the icing, this cake is creamy, tasty and decadent. You will appreciate every bite.
Perfect for special occasions or just when you want to add some color to the table on a Sunday evening.
5. Red Velvet Pound Cake
The good ole pound cake has been a die-hard tradition for centuries and it is going nowhere.
Going the affordable route, this recipe uses a cake mix and then uses a chocolate filling to add some gooey goodness to every bite.
Sticking to your diet will be a hard bet with this one, so try not to make promises to anyone, you will definitely disappoint.
6. Pumpkin Gooey Butter Cake
Nom nom! Just the image makes you want to devour it, so can you imagine when you have a plate of this delight before you?
This recipe is on the super easy side and is married with a filling of pumpkin, cream cheese, eggs, vanilla, butter, sugar, cinnamon, nutmeg and pumpkin pie spice.
Ah man! It is so hard to stay focused.
7. Lemon Cake with Lemon Cream Cheese Frosting
There is nothing out there like a well-made lemon cake. The tanginess and mouth-tingling flavor of lemon just have a way of making you want more.
Using real lemon zest is key to giving this recipe the lemony kick it deserves. Topped with cream cheese frosting, somehow this all works to create a delectable treat that you will be saving for the future.
8. Cinnamon Roll Bundt Cake
Bundt cakes are awesome, we think you have gotten the gist since you’ve been reading along. They are easy and you can play around and be creative while sticking to a tried and proven design.
This tasty cinnamon roll cake is not only a delight for after parties and celebrations but is also perfect for brunches and those off occasions when your sweet tooth calls.
9. Fresh Apple Cake with Maple Glaze
OMG! This one is a home run. Made from the ground up, this recipe is not one you go to if you are looking shortcuts, but you will be greatly rewarded if you put in the effort.
It is topped with an enticing maple glaze, but if you want to lower the sugar content, it can be omitted.
This recipe works great for those summer parties and special get-togethers.