Cakes

Make the perfect birthday cake for your children or a sweet chocolate cake for yourself with one of these cake recipes.

Eyes On You

"Look out! This crazy cupcake only has eyes for you. Don't worry though, he's delicious!" —Karen Tack, Riverside, Connecticut

Devil’s Food Cupcakes with Chocolaty Frosting

"I begged my aunt for this recipe when I was 16 years old, and it's still my very favourite. The...


Giant Cupcake Pumpkin

"Make a smiley statement by decorating a whole tray of cupcakes. Once everyone’s seen the big picture, they can all...


Caramel Apple Cupcakes

"Take these extra special cupcakes to your next event and watch how quickly they disappear! With a caramel topping and...


Mini Pumpkin Cakes

"I saw these cute cakes at a local grocery store and decided to make my own version at home. They’re...

Truffle-Filled Cupcakes

"All creatures of All Hallows' Eve are sure to delight in this treat with its unexpected surprise. You can use...


Pumpkin Bread Pudding Cupcakes

"Every fall when I was young, my mom made bread pudding cupcakes. Today I keep up her tradition with my...

Spooky Gelatin Bubble Cupcakes

"It's so much fun to make these and decorate with them! Bubbles can be made weeks ahead. Turn them into...


Chocolate Candy Corn Cupcakes

"My oldest son asks me to make these cupcakes every year for his class Halloween party. I always get compliments...


Pumpkin Caramel Cupcakes

"Not only do kids love to eat these cupcakes, they can help bake them, too. To make things even easier...


Pumpkin Ice Cream Roll

"This wonderfully light dessert is our standby at Thanksgiving and Christmas. The hint of pumpkin and the refreshing ice cream...

Spiced Pumpkin-Swirl Cheesecake

"I have to give my husband credit for this cheesecake. He found a recipe like it and asked if I...


Sour Candy Cupcakes

"If you love the pucker of sour candies, then these sour candy cupcakes will be right up your alley. The...


Almond Joy Cake

"This is a fantastic Almond Joy cake recipe—tastes just like the candy bar." —Daria Burcar, Rochester, Michigan


Apple Spice Cake with Brown Sugar Frosting

"I am a healthy eater most of the time, but this apple spice cake is worth the splurge! Every year,...


Oma’s Apfelkuchen (Grandma’s Apple Cake)

"My husband’s German family calls this Oma’s apfelkuchen, which translates to 'Grandma’s apple cake.' They’ve been sharing the recipe for...

Dutch Apple Cake

"My husband and I came to Canada from Holland more than 40 years ago. This traditional Dutch recipe is a...


Zucchini Walnut Cake

"What gardener doesn't have extra zucchini? When it's abundant, I shred and freeze plenty so I have it on hand...


Cream-Filled Cupcakes

"These moist chocolate cupcakes have a fun filling and shiny chocolate frosting that make them different from any other. They...


Lemon Curd-Filled Angel Food Cake

"For a sunny angel food cake, we make a filling of mascarpone, cream cheese and lemon curd, and then drizzle...


Layered Strawberry Cream Cake

"I created this dessert one Saturday when my daughter's friends dropped in. It was a hit, and word spread through...


Carrot Cake

"My family's best carrot cake recipe dates back to my great-grandmother! We bake up a few of these carrot cakes...


Maple Walnut Cake

"This maple-flavoured cake with candied walnuts honours my grandpa, who made maple syrup." —Lori Fee, Middlesex, New York


Decadent Chocolate Crepe Cake

"No other dessert has wowed family and friends the way this stunning crepe cake did the first time I made...

Rich and Creamy Tiramisu

"Tiramisu is Italian for 'pick-me-up,' and this one is definitely true to its name! My version of the classic Tuscan...


Ganache-Topped Chocolate Cake

To say this cake is elegant would be an understatement. It’s worthy of special occasions, but once you learn how...


Lemon Pound Cake Loaves

"My family always asks for this love-me-tender lemon pound cake. Sometimes, I shake things up and make cupcakes with the...


Chocolate & Banana Peel Cake

"This cake highlights the classic flavour combination of chocolate, bananas, and peanut butter, except that no bananas are used—just banana...


Banana Cream Cheesecake

"Here is a lovely company dessert that can be made a day or two in advance. This banana cream cheesecake...


New York Cheesecake with Shortbread Crust

"Light, creamy and smooth, this traditional New York cheesecake will melt in your mouth. I rely on a tender change-of-pace...