Cake Recipes For Beginners

Oma's Rhubarb Cake
Oma's Rhubarb Cake

Oma's Rhubarb Cake

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Rhubarb is baked into a streusel-topped coffee cake. Oma always makes this for her grand kids after she picks through her garden. Probably not good for the thighs but Oma's cooking is always good for the taste buds.
White Almond Wedding Cake
White Almond Wedding Cake

White Almond Wedding Cake

757
Start with a white cake mix, and add sour cream and almond flavoring to make a quick, moist cake that's ready for your decorating touches.
Crazy Cake
Crazy Cake

Crazy Cake

824
This cake was popular during the depression, and does not have eggs in it.
Cream Cheese Pound Cake I
Cream Cheese Pound Cake I

Cream Cheese Pound Cake I

567
My children always loved this cake. They are grown now, but when they come home they ask me to have "the cake" made. It is an easy recipe.
One Bowl Chocolate Cake III
One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

One Bowl Chocolate Cake III

3k
This is a rich and moist chocolate cake. It only takes a few minutes to prepare the batter. Frost with your favorite chocolate frosting.
Frog Cupcakes
Frog Cupcakes

Frog Cupcakes

135
"These frog-faced cupcakes are fun and easy to make for a child's birthday."
Chef John's Carrot Cake
Chef John's Carrot Cake

Chef John's Carrot Cake

32
Loaded with grated carrots, crushed pineapple, chopped pecans, and walnuts, this classic cake is topped with cream cheese frosting and pretty candied carrots.
Too Much Chocolate Cake
Too Much Chocolate Cake

Too Much Chocolate Cake

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Start with a box of chocolate cake mix and add a few ingredients like sour cream and chocolate chips to make a moist, intensely-flavored chocolate cake that will win you First Prize from your friends and family.
Golden Rum Cake
Golden Rum Cake

Golden Rum Cake

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My family requests this rummy Bundt cake from me at all our get-togethers. The butter rum glaze makes it special. An easy way to glaze your cake is to pour half of the glaze into Bundt pan, reinsert cake, then pour the rest of glaze over the bottom of the cake. Let absorb well then invert back onto platter.
Black Magic Cake
Black Magic Cake

Black Magic Cake

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Super spooky dark chocolate cake. Suitable for all your black magic get-togethers.
Creamy Coconut Cake
Creamy Coconut Cake

Creamy Coconut Cake

242
This is a coconut cake that you won't have to slave over! A white cake is filled with a cream of coconut and condensed milk mixture, topped with whipped topping and finished with flaked coconut.
Tiramisu Layer Cake
Tiramisu Layer Cake

Tiramisu Layer Cake

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Fancy taste without all the work. This cake is wonderful for a get together or just a special occasion at home. Using a box cake mix as a base it's a real time saver!
Sam's Famous Carrot Cake
Sam's Famous Carrot Cake

Sam's Famous Carrot Cake

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This carrot cake recipe combines carrots, pineapple, raisins, and walnuts to make a moist and satisfying dessert.
Kitty Litter Cake
Kitty Litter Cake

Kitty Litter Cake

404
Great Halloween cake! You'll need a new kitty litter box, box liner and litter scoop as "props" to get the full effect with this cake!
Vegan Chocolate Cake
Vegan Chocolate Cake

Vegan Chocolate Cake

760
This is a really simple, yet very tasty cake. You can use rice flour or something other than wheat. You can also add chocolate chips and, or nuts.
Best Carrot Cake Ever
Best Carrot Cake Ever

Best Carrot Cake Ever

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A moist and flavorful recipe that makes a large carrot cake fit for a crowd.
Mini Cheesecakes III
Mini Cheesecakes III

Mini Cheesecakes III

446
This recipe makes 6 miniature cheesecakes in muffin cups. Excellent topped with fresh fruit or jelly.
How to Decorate Soccer Cupcakes
How to Decorate Soccer Cupcakes

How to Decorate Soccer Cupcakes

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You can turn any cupcakes into little soccer balls. Perfect for watching the World Cup or to bring to your kid's soccer game as a treat.
Eclair Cake
Eclair Cake

Eclair Cake

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This is a very quick and simple no bake dessert cake. It uses graham crackers and a pudding mixture. It tastes just like an eclair, but there is enough for a crowd!! It is a great recipe for children who are learning to cook, there is no baking involved or any power kitchen tools. Just a bowl and a spoon!
Gluten-Free Yellow Cake
Gluten-Free Yellow Cake

Gluten-Free Yellow Cake

220
Basic and easy, and very versatile. Layer with white or chocolate frosting, strawberries and whipped cream, etc. Make sure your baking powder is gluten-free.
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