Easter is on the way and so are the preparations for the big celebration around the world. The countdown has begun and everyone has started to focus on shopping, decoration and meals.
Meal is an important part of Easter celebration because on this day we all gather up with our friends, family and relatives and celebrate the Easter eve and for every meal, some delicious dessert or a cake is must.
Cake forms an important part in Easter celebration and it is believed that no Easter party is incomplete without a cake and there is no better way to celebrate the end of Lent than tasty cakes to impress the taste buds in the Easter dining this year or if you are looking for some kid friendly treat that your little ones will love?
After your Easter brunch or dinner, treat your Guests with the below shared delicious and easy to make cakes and bring color, elegance, flavors and decadence to your dining table because without a homemade treat, it is just not a proper dinner.
BERRY MERINGUE CAKES:
Just having a look to the piece is enough to intimidate you but beware because the cake is as delicious as it is easy to make. You can stick to the basic cake and meringue recipe as it is a total make it your own recipe but just to play with the flavors, you can play with it because of 4 simple components. You can keep it a regular vanilla flavor or add cocoa powder for a chocolate taste, fruit Zest (LEMON), espresso powder dissolved in some hot water or maybe add spices. For toppings, add creamy component and then layer on fruits. The best thing you can use are berries or else pineapple, mango, passion fruit, apples, etc.
Now you will not have to invest in pricey bunny shaped molds because with the help of few round cake pans and a knife, you can make this 3 layer cake with frosting, fondant and coconut shaving festive dessert within minutes.
EASTER NEST CAKE:
With a simple yet delicious recipe, convert a simple and a typical chocolate cake in to a mouth watering Easter masterpiece. It can be baked in a bowl without requiring any special pan. It is a double chocolate Easter Nest Cake in which you can add crushed Oreos to the filling.
EASTER POLKA DOT CAKE:
A wonderful recipe for the kids in the house. A look inside this delicious lemon polka dot cake will give your kids a kick and they will jump with joy. It has polka dots on both inside and the outside
COCONUT CHIFFON CAKE:
The storied layer cake is going to be the queen of all cakes this season. Coconut in the cake is a doyenne of Southern layer cakes and also a masterpiece of cookery which has crowned dining room side boards for a decade now.
Cakes have an important element called Shape and this is the main thing which attracts people. Having a shape of your favorite flower this season on a cake will be as attractive as delicious in taste. The cherry cake is full of surprises which include tangy cream cheese frosting rather than butter cream and almond extract instead of vanilla.
EASTER EGG CAKE:
The cake is as good in taste as it looks but you need to dedicate a whole day and a lot of patience to make this cake. It is suggested to divide the process between 3 days, where on the first day, you can make the lemon curd, on second day, you can make the lemon cake and on the final day, you can make the butter cream and decorate the cake. You can also use store bought lemon curd.
COCONUT BUTTER PECAN SHEET CAKE:
The name is enough to have you drooling over it. It will not be so easy for you to find any other delicious sheet cake in the list. The recipe is too delicious to resist and easy to approach and with a rich taste, the cake will make you crave for more.
EASTER COLOR CAKE:
This season embrace the new neon version of Easter elegant pastels with this layered cake recipe. You can decorate the spring layer cake with rustic ruffles which are easy to make with airy vanilla bean frosting.
CHOCOLATE SPECKLED ANGEL CAKE:
The finely chopped chocolate along with bits of orange zest will take the cake and its taste to a whole new level. Simply grab your Easter candies and baking supplies and start baking.
CARROT CAKE WITH CREAM CHEESE ICING:
With this pastel sweet cake idea, you can easily show off your baking and piping skills. You can do piping to the blobs and use icing. This Easter cake is a guaranteed satisfaction to your sweet tooth.
CHOCOLATE EASTER EGG NEST CAKE:
Yeah, you read it correct. Without any culinary degree or diploma, you can make the delicious chocolate nest on the cake. All you have to do is to break it up into pieces and mix it in sugar and whipped cream. You can use hazelnuts and crunchy meringue pieces as an added element in the cake.
CHOCOLATE ALMOND CARROT CAKE:
The cake is sure to earn you an enjoyable dessert where in a regular carrot cake, you can also add up almonds instead of traditional walnuts and pecans. If you want something unique and light then go for a Swiss Meringue frosting by using almond extract and brown sugar.
CARAMEL APPLE CAKE:
The cake recipe and the decoration will be the most delicious and elegant in the whole list because this fall inspired cake is topped with sautéed apple slices and some delicious apple brandy caramel sauce. If you are fond of trying something creative then this cake must be in your baking list. It will be a perfect center piece on your dining table and everyone will get amazed to see your skills. Just 20 minutes and you are good to go.
RIBBONED CARROT CAKE:
Bring the cake on the table as a gift which is decorated with fresh carrot ribbons. The carrots are tied up as ribbons around the cake which adds to the beauty of the cake.
LEMON BLUEBERRY LAYER CAKE:
In this recipe, you can leave the side of the cake unfrosted which will help you to see the layers. You can also use strawberries rather than blueberries during summers.
ROBIN EGG PINATA CAKE:
It’s time for you to impress your Easter dining guests with a secretly hollowed cake. One single slice in the center will reveal the candied eggs. This is a chocolate citrus cake which you can pack with lemon, lime zest and orange and once you slice the cake, all the candies will fall out and kids in the house will definitely love to have this.
WHITE CHOCOLATE SPICED CAKE:
The cake is loaded with rosewater cream cheese and pistachios along with meringue pebbles to the white chocolate bark which makes it an extravagant creation in the list. This is a perfect recipe if you are a fan of fresh florals and arranging them in fashion on a cake. It does take time to prepare but the end results are worth all your time.
CHOCOLATE MING WHIPPED CREAM CAKE: First take a bite and then you will get aware of why we have included this cake in the list. It is a perfect cake for chocolate and mint lovers. You can use green paste food coloring to tint the regular vanilla flavored coating pale green, if you want.
NEST CAKE: Re – imagine the Easter table center piece dessert a little differently and with an oversized spring circular nest cake which has got the texture from toasted coconut chips and is nestled with blush pink chocolate eggs. Speckled chocolate eggs will keep it elegant.
LEMON POPPY SEED CAKE WITH STRAWBERRIES: Make it and feel the taste of punchy lemon zest, fresh and tart strawberries, delicious strawberry jam and a rich cake in every bite you take. This cake is sure to impress your guests and satisfy their taste buds along with leaving them craving for more.
KIT KAT CAKE WITH CADBURY CREAM EGG FILLING: This cake is a perfect option to make your kids fall in love because of its candy loaded confection. This cake is a perfect Easter treat for all your guests because the rich chocolate flavor which makes this tender and moist will never disappoint anyone. The already delicious cake gets a cover of thick layer of rich, tasty and fudgy chocolate frosting. The cake is also loaded with Cadbury Cream Egg Center and mini eggs all over its top.
NEAPOLITAN CAKE: If you are confused about the flavors to choose then go for this recipe to impress all the guests in a go. The best part is that you need not spend a lot of time to apply the petal icing which will still make it look delicious. You can use butter cream and divide it in batches and flavor them up with strawberry, chocolate and vanilla.
COCONUT POUND CAKE: Pecans, Bourbon and Coconut in combination powers this cake which will never go wrong, if baked for Easter. Turn a typical looking cake in to a pound cake by adding some cream cheese.
STRAWBERRY RHUBARB LAYER CAKE: Easter and Spring hand in hand brings one of the most delicious ingredient in the kitchen and that is our favorite strawberry which serves as a mouth watering element in cakes and makes it a little extra delicious. The delicious vanilla cake which is layered with fresh compote and frosted with sweet, cream cheese icing is sure to make everyone fall in love with it.
CARROT BUNNY CAKE: Dress your regular carrot cake in the best of Easter with ribbon, fresh flowers and some food coloring. For this cake recipe, you will need a gold food spray and some artificial flowers. it is made up with apricot and toasted pecan.
ORANGE CHAMOMILE CAKE: The cake is topped with fresh garden flowers which makes it look a lot more delicious. You can serve this layered cake with a cup of tea too. The cake is enriched with a hint of orange zest which also bursts with fruity flavors and is easy to prepare. It is all about decoration in this cake to transform it in to an egg – ceptional center piece.
VEGAN CARROT CAKE: The best part of this vegan cake is that it is grain, gluten and soy free too which makes it delicious, topped with vegan cream cheese icing. In this recipe, you can also dye the shredded coconut flakes green for some extra Easter fun.
LEMON CHEESE LAYER CAKE: Do not feel cheated because of the name because you will not get a cheese cake rather something you would have never imagined and is far better than your regular cheese cake. The citrusy cake layers can be sandwiched with buttery lemon curd.
HONEY LAVENDER CAKE: You will never be able to witness an icing prettier than this purple lavender infused butter cream which is enhanced with sweet honey crystals. It is a perfect cake for those who love honey because honey brings out richness without making things overly sweet. Honey can be sticky, so you need to use honey crystals here.
WHITE CHOCOLATE CAKE WITH LEMON CREAM:
This delicious cake is an ideal and a perfect way to welcome spring and Easter which features 3 fluffy layers of yellow cake flavored with white chocolate which has been separated by cream made with lemon curd and Greek yogurt. It is a perfect mix of smooth white chocolate with zesty lemon cream.
RASPBERRY PINK VELVET CAKE WITH RASPBERRY CREAM CHEESE FROSTING:
The springy Easter’s red velvet cake is topped with a light raspberry cream cheese frosting and candy meringues which will have you and your guests think pink all around. It edible flowers too.
BLOOD ORANGE TURMERIC UPSIDE DOWN POUND CAKE:
The colorful cake is a must belonging dessert to your center table this season with long conversations and fun. The warm spice and buttery cake mixes perfectly well with the sweetness of an orange topping which makes it taste as good as it looks. This is basically a turmeric cake with delicious topping of citrus on top. It is a perfect combination of beautiful color, delicious flavor and comfort food.
MINI HUMMING BIRD CAKE:
This cake has grapefruit Citrus frosting which makes it a little extra delicious. If there is not a big turn out on Easter at your place, then this miniature cake idea is a perfect option for you to try this season. Although, it is small in size but a mouthwatering punch of banana flavors and natural pineapple makes it a perfect Easter cake.
JELLY BEAN LAYER CAKE:
You can now dazzle the cake with colored jelly beans rather than milk eggs and chocolate bunnies to impress the non – chocoholics and also the kids in the party.
Here comes an end to our trending list. Try them and if you have time then mix few recipes to create something new and unique.