25 Best Cake Recipes

Carrot Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting and Miso Raisins

Carrot Cake with Cinnamon Cream Cheese Frosting and Miso Raisins

Elevate your holiday dessert ideas with this recipe from pastry chef Daniel Skurnick at Buddakan in New York City. 


By Emily Jacobs

Gluten-Free Chocolate and Pistachio Pound Cake Recipe

Gluten-Free Chocolate and Pistachio Pound Cake Recipe
4

This cake is delicious eaten alone or toasted for a few minutes in the oven. You could serve it with a bit of fresh fruit. Or a dollop of nut butter. Even a ...


By Amie Valpone

Paleo Pumpkin Gingerbread Cake with Maple-Vanilla Frosting

Paleo Pumpkin Gingerbread Cake with Maple-Vanilla Frosting
3.15

Thanksgiving is my favorite holiday, so I’m delighted that dinner on November 24 is just 27 meals away! We’re keeping it low key this year: It’s just Dave, ...


By Melissa Joulwan

Poached Pear on Orange Pound Cake with Dried Fruit Compote and Apricot Sauce Recipe

Poached Pear on Orange Pound Cake with Dried Fruit Compote and Apricot Sauce Recipe

This simple, fruit-based dessert may seem a bit too plain for your tastes, but when the multiple components are combined the result is surprisingly good. ...


By Napa Rose

Lump Crab Cake with Roasted Garlic and Basil Tartar Sauce Recipe

Lump Crab Cake with Roasted Garlic and  Basil Tartar Sauce Recipe
5

Perfect for a special occasion, this take on a classic crab cake boosts the traditional flavor profile with the addition of roasted garlic puree, aioli and ...


By Molly Aronica

Sea Scallop Benedict with Potato Cakes, Spicy Sausage, and Lobster Foam

Sea Scallop Benedict with Potato Cakes, Spicy Sausage, and Lobster Foam

This recipe is an elegant variation of a classic eggs Benedict, creating a light and airy lobster "foam" as the sauce, and using fried quail eggs instead of ...


By David Burke

Tart Aux Pommes

Tart Aux Pommes
5

One interesting thing I learned while in Paris is that the word “pomme” means both “apple” and “potato,” depending on the context in which it’s used. I ...


By AJStone

Nutella Boston Cream Pie

Nutella Boston Cream Pie
2.85

If you're a sucker for Boston cream pie, then your world just got a lot better. This recipe uses Nutella to make a ganache to spread over the moist, ...


By Milisa Armstrong

Cheesecake from Rome's Jewish Quarter

Cheesecake from Rome's Jewish Quarter

This tender cake, sometimes referred to as a pudding (budino di ricotta) started out as a pancake. Food historian Clifford Wright notes that Sicilian Jews ...


By Canal House

Homemade Twinkies Recipe

Homemade Twinkies Recipe
3.1

While the fate of Twinkies is up in the air after Hostess announced its closing on Nov. 16, 2012, this recipe makes it easy for you to make them at home so ...


By Anne Dolce

Apple Cider Donuts

Apple Cider Donuts
3

This classic fall staple is easily enjoyed on Halloween, and satiates the sweet tooth with a dusting of sugar at the end. 


By Romina Rasmussen

Wedded Bread Pudding

Wedded Bread Pudding

Make your first days of marriage extra special and surprise your sweetie in bed one morning with this decadent bread pudding made from leftover wedding ...


By Robin Selden

The Mezcal, Lime, and Caramel Milkshake

The Mezcal, Lime, and Caramel Milkshake

At Seattle's Hot Cakes Molten Chocolate Cakery, Autumn Martin and her team have been whipping up a new kind of shake: the boozy kind. The flavor of mezcal ...


By marcyafranklin

Black and White Sprinkled Cookies

Black and White Sprinkled Cookies

These soft and cakey half-and-half cookies are the perfect palette for your favorite sprinkles, jimmies, confetti, or dragées in elegant shades of black and ...


By Emily Jacobs

Gingerbread Trifle with Sugar Candies Recipe

Gingerbread Trifle with Sugar Candies Recipe

Mocked after Hansel and Gretel, this trifle is a great sweet treat for the kids at your party. 


By Mark Addison

Seersucker's Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

Seersucker's Buttermilk Biscuits Recipe

Buttermilk biscuits are probably the very definition of comfort food — warm, buttery, fluffy, and filling, they pretty much go with anything and make the ...


By Robert Newton

Praline Doughnuts

Praline Doughnuts

Nutty clusters atop a chocolate glazed cake doughnut, inspired by Just a Taste.


By Lauren Gordon

Angel Food Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream

Angel Food Cupcakes with Raspberry Buttercream

Reliving the same day over and over sounds like a nightmare — until you start to realize, it means you can eat whatever you want. Sign us up! Glazed ...


By Emma Laperruque

Je T'aime Recipe

Je T'aime Recipe

A little spicy, a little sweet — just the ticket to warm up your Valentine.


By Jess Novak

Coconut filled Pistachio Pinwheels

Coconut filled Pistachio Pinwheels
3.4

Pinwheel anything is always eye catching. The shape is common with both sweet and savory dishes. One of the most common pinwheel items in the food category ...


By PrettyInPistachio

Boston Cream Pie

Boston Cream Pie

"Yellow cake mix and vanilla pudding mix help create this classic dessert in no time. A rich chocolate glaze provides a fast finishing touch."— Edwina ...


By Recipes Across America Cookbook

Red Velvet Cafe

This Valentine’s Day, Le Méridien Hotels & Resorts is spilling the beans on the perfect way to celebrate with your special somebody!  According to a recent ...


By Hayley

Easter Bunny Cupcake

Easter Bunny Cupcake
1

 Marshmallows, shredded coconut, and pretzels come together in this recipe to create an adorable little Easter bunny out of a basic cupcake recipe. 


By Food Network

Cookies 'n Cream Cupcakes Recipe

Cookies 'n Cream Cupcakes Recipe
4

Kids won’t have to choose between cookies and cupcakes with this cupcake recipe. Topped with crunchy chocolate sandwich cookies and filled with marshmallow ...


By Betty Crocker

Grilled Banana Split Sundaes

Grilled Banana Split Sundaes
3.2

My devotion to banana splits knows no bounds. So why would I let the fact that I’m grilling prevent me from expressing my affection? This dessert is a ...


By George Duran