Yellow Cake

A yellow cake recipe is a must-have in any baker's kitchen. A homemade yellow cake can be transformed into a stunning dessert recipe with the addition of sweet frosting and decorative flourishes or kept as a simple dessert idea for weeknights when you don't need anything fancy.

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Earl Grey Tea Cake
This fancy cake starts with a boxed mix--making it the perfect easy dessert recipe to really wow guests.
Honeycomb Cake
Rating: Unrated 18
Sweet! No one will guess this impressive Honeycomb Cake started with a boxed mix.
11 Fun Ideas for Decorating a Cake with Candy
Make a birthday cake or other special day cake oh-so-adorable with candies! Cookbook author and stylist Libbie Summers shares 11 super-simple ways that cinnamon candies, jelly beans, malt balls, and other sweet favorites can make you look like a professional cake decorator in minutes.
Yellow Cake with Salted Chocolate Ganache
Buttermilk-infused batter and a rich salted chocolate frosting makes this classic yellow cake far from ordinary.
Santa Cake
Give a nod to Saint Nick with this berry-laden yellow cake. Strawberries form a hat, eyes, and nose, while candies and piped icing form other features.

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Sunflower Cake
This sunflower cake would make a perfect centerpiece for a summer birthday (or any occasion that calls for cake). Keep this on your list of cake ideas for the next time you need an impressive dessert recipe!
Go Bowling Cake
Sports fans will go wild for this bowling cake recipe idea. Chocolate cake and frosting make the bowling ball cake, while yellow cake and white frosting (and red fruit leather) combine to build the pins.
Apricot Cream Cake with Chocolate-Mascarpone Frosting

We dress up this apricot cream cake recipe with layers of chocolate-mascarpone frosting. Try this dessert recipe for your next birthday bash or dinner party.