Cakes

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

Peanut Butter and Jelly Cheesecake

"I wanted to make something based on my friend's love of peanut butter and jelly sandwiches. This cheesecake recipe has decadent layers of peanut butter and a thick swirl of preserves—it truly feels as if you're biting into a sweeter, dessert version of your favorite childhood sandwich." —Melinda Buchman, Rock Hill, New York

Mini Cherry Cheesecakes

"These little cheesecakes make a fun dessert that's just right for cooks who don't have a lot of time for...


Cheesecake with Berry Sauce

"This creamy cheesecake is a family tradition; I've even shipped it to my daughter as a special treat. Using frozen...


Lemon Curd Cheesecake

"This creamy lemon cheesecake has a lovely soft texture and cuts nicely. The curd adds a fresh, tangy flavour." —Becky...


Lavender Honey Cheesecake

"I love the scent of lavender, and the edible flowers make this cheesecake one of the most spectacular I've tasted....

Jam-Topped Mini Cheesecakes

We turned cheesecake into irresistible bite-sized snacks. Feel free to swap in any favourite flavour of jam.


Contest-Winning Blueberry Swirl Cheesecake

"This is my favourite blueberry cheesecake recipe, which I often make for family get-togethers." —Cathy Medley, Clyde, Ohio


Lemon Dream Cheesecake

"Light and creamy, this lemon cheesecake recipe is just the thing for a spring or summer day." —Bonnie Jost, Manitowoc,...


Elegant Orange Blossom Cheesecake

"The aroma of orange zest hints at how heavenly this delicate cheesecake tastes. Gingersnap cookie crumbs make a distinctive crust,...


Lime Angel Food Cake

"For my husband's family reunion, I took a store-bought angel food cake and turned it into this special dessert with...


Aloha Cupcakes

"A friend asked me to make a coconut and pineapple cupcake for a gathering she was hosting. Everyone agreed that...


Sunny Citrus Cheesecake

"This beautiful layered cheesecake takes a bit longer to make, but the end result is so worth it! Citrus seems...


Blackberry-Orange Cake

"My grandmother made luscious fruit pies and cobblers using blackberries from her garden. I decided to follow her lead and...

Apricot Upside-Down Cake

"My Aunt Anne, who is a great cook, gave me a taste of this golden upside-down cake and I couldn't...


Carrot Cake with Pecan Frosting

"My husband constantly requests this homey, old-fashioned version of carrot cake. The frosting is still tasty even without the pecans."...


Cinnamon Coffee Cake

"I love the excellent texture of this easy coffee cake recipe. Always a crowd-pleaser, its pleasing vanilla flavour enriched by...


Lemon Ricotta Cake

"This recipe is a family gem that was passed down from my grandmother and mother. Garnished with shaved lemon zest,...


Shortcut Tres Leches Cake

"My mom's favourite cake is tres leches, a butter cake soaked in three kinds of milk. I developed a no-fuss...


Pineapple Coconut Upside-Down Cake

"This pineapple coconut upside-down cake is one of my favorites! The tropical flavours remind me of being on vacation with...


Mocha Truffle Cheesecake

"I went through a phase when I couldn't get enough cheesecake or coffee, so I created this rich dessert. Its...


Margarita Cake

"This margarita cake is perfect for a picnic on a warm day. You'll be surprised at how closely it tastes...

Strawberry Rhubarb Dump Cake

"It always seems like my rhubarb goes bad in a hurry, so I was looking for a simple way to...


Slow-Cooker Spumoni Cake

"I created this spumoni cake for a holiday potluck one year. It has become my most requested dessert. If you...


Pineapple Pudding Cake

"My mother used to love making this easy pineapple sunshine cake in the summertime. It's so cool and refreshing that...


Angel Food Cake Roll

"There's always room for dessert—especially when it's this eye-catching angel food cake roll. We like strawberry yogurt in the filling,...


Rhubarb Custard Cake

"Rhubarb thrives in my northern garden and is one of the few crops the pesky moose don't bother! Of all...


Pumpkin Spice Cake

"We sometimes call this pumpkin spice cake 'Thanksgiving Cake' because it's a tasty alternative to pie, but we don't relegate...