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Articles on Cakes

Easy Icebox Cake Is a Perfect No-Bake Summer Dessert
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Easy Icebox Cake Is a Perfect No-Bake Summer Dessert

Icebox cake is one of the easiest no-bake summer desserts around. Just layer cookies and whipped cream...

This Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Comes with a Poignant Story
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This Pineapple Upside-Down Cake Comes with a Poignant Story

In the many decades that journalist and activist Toni Tipton-Martin watched the media cover African...

This Key Lime Tea Cake Was Born out of Pure Chance
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This Key Lime Tea Cake Was Born out of Pure Chance

This cake comes with a story. So, although I am dying to jump right in with just how fabulous it tastes...

Usher in Mardi Gras with a Homemade King Cake
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Usher in Mardi Gras with a Homemade King Cake

If there’s one thing that’s consistent in New Orleans, it’s king cake on Mardi Gras. The cake has...

Get to Know King Cake (And Why There's a Plastic Baby Hidden Inside) 02:38
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Get to Know King Cake (And Why There's a Plastic Baby Hidden Inside)

The intersection between the secular and the religious is a fair starting block for any exploration...

Whip Up These Restaurant-Quality Chocolate Lava Cakes with Just 5 Ingredients
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Whip Up These Restaurant-Quality Chocolate Lava Cakes with Just 5 Ingredients

These chocolate lava cakes are so easy to make you'll be wondering why they were never in your repertoire...

11 Easy Mug Cake Recipes That Make the Best Single Serving Desserts 01:40
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11 Easy Mug Cake Recipes That Make the Best Single Serving Desserts

Whether you're limiting your calorie intake or don't enjoy sharing food, microwavable mug cakes are...

13 Vegan and Gluten-Free Valentine's Day Desserts So Everyone Gets Some Sugar
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13 Vegan and Gluten-Free Valentine's Day Desserts So Everyone Gets Some Sugar

These gluten-free, vegan Valentine's dessert recipes are heavy on the romance (and chocolate) but...

23 Luscious Chocolate Cakes for Valentine's Day
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23 Luscious Chocolate Cakes for Valentine's Day

Valentine's Day is prime time for chocolate of all kinds, but it's not like it's ever not a welcome...

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Cakes Recipes

Dutch Applesauce Raisin Cake 8 Saves
Flourless Coconut and Chocolate Cake 10 Saves

Flourless Coconut and Chocolate Cake

This Flourless Coconut and Chocolate Cake from Ottolenghi is gluten free, but rich and buttery enough...

Cardamom Cake with Mulled Wine Jam 1 Save

Cardamom Cake with Mulled Wine Jam

This cardamom cake is a rich, fruity dessert full of warmly spiced holiday flavors that's easy to...

Milk and Honey Cake

Milk and Honey Cake

This easy but delicious milk and honey cake will make a scrumptious and simple dessert with a layer...

Cakes in a Jar 159 Saves

Cakes in a Jar

This recipe for cherry and strawberry cakes is baked right in the jar.

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