Top Rated Cake Recipes

Chef David Guas grew up in New Orleans, and today the James Beard Award finalist is at the helm of Bayou Bakery, Coffee Bar & Eatery in Arlington, Virginia. Here is his recipe for a simple king cake, which only requires a few ingredients.
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Slow-cooker chocolate cake
Try this wonderful slow-cooker chocolate cake. Who said dessert can't be made this easy way?
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Samoas Ice Cream Cake
Make someone very happy on his or her birthday by using leftover Samoas cookies for a delicious Girl Scout-inspired ice cream cake. Caramel ice cream is topped with toasted coconut, chocolate and caramel drizzles, and crushed Samoas cookies.
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Thin Mint Pound Cake
Serve this Thin Mint pound cake with coffee for the perfect end to your meal. The chocolate cake and minty cookies pair together perfectly.
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Birthday Cake Waffles
Start your birthday off with these waffles, which are definitely the best birthday cake-inspired breakfast.This recipe is courtesy of Buns in my Oven.
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Of course, the primary food group featured at any good Irish funeral is booze. With all that alcohol, a groaning board of food was necessary to help absorb some of it so the drinking could continue through the night. One of the old reliables was a Wake Cake. In the book Death Warmed Over: Funeral Food, Rituals, and Customs From Around the World learn how 75 different cultures from various countries and religions around the world use food in conjunction with death in ritualistic, symbolic, and even nutritious ways.
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Orange Cake Glaze
For a delicious, citrusy, summer dessert, try pairing this orange glaze with any of your favorite cakes. We paired it with a warm avocado cake, but this citrus based sweet glaze is a litle and creamy icing that works with just about any cake you are craving!
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Birthday Cake Fudge
Can’t choose between fudge or cake? Then reach for this funfetti inspired fudge that has that sweet, vanilla flavor and plenty of festive colored sprinkles to delight your eyes and your taste buds.
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Apple Cake
Flour has been swapped for matzo cake meal in this kosher for Passover apple cake recipe.This recipe is courtesy of Leite’s Culinaria.
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The blackout cake was made popular in Brooklyn by Ebinger Baking Company during World War II. Of course, the traditional recipe remains a mystery, but this version is similar to the chocolate classic. This three-tiered devil’s food cake is layered with chocolate pudding, covered in dark chocolate frosting, and topped with extra crumbs. Make this treat if you’re in the mood for an indulgent chocolate slice that is just how your Brooklyn elders remember it.
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Cake Crumb Cookies
Make multipurpose cake crumbs from your wedding cake to add to a frosted cake for texture, or to make these Cake Crumb Cookies.Click here to see What to Do with Leftover Wedding Cake
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This recipe is an adaptation of strawberry shortcake using store-bought angel food cake. It's incredibly light, fluffy, and summery, even though it was a bit of a challenge to whip up the cream in my 90 degree apartment. 
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