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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...

9 Perfect Pound Cake Recipes
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9 Perfect Pound Cake Recipes

These easy pound cake recipes are perfect for any occasion: a quick weeknight treat, a make-ahead...

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...

Videos on Cakes

Cakes Recipes

Vanilla Bundt Cake with Strawberries 16 Saves

Vanilla Bundt Cake with Strawberries

Bundt cakes became popular in the 1950s, after Nordic Ware created the aluminum cake mold in the distinctive...

One-Bowl Lemon Snacking Cake 6 Saves

One-Bowl Lemon Snacking Cake

Sure, you could make a cake out of box. But why bother when you can make one from scratch? This lemon...

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