You don’t need a special occasion to bake a gorgeous cake (at least that’s our excuse). Set aside a day this weekend and treat yourself to one of these decadent creations that will leave you with a very happy belly.
If this cake gallery doesn’t make you drool, you need to see a doctor
Decadent chocolate-bourbon cakeThis recipe pretty much had us when we read the words "chocolate" and "bourbon." A dollop of (preferably boozy) whipped cream is just the right topping. Sharing with others is optional.
GET THE RECIPE HEREGreen & Black’s Organic
Coffee Crisp birthday cakeCanada's favourite candy bar takes birthday cake to a whole new level. The recipe calls for one king-sized bar of Coffee Crisp, but we're saying use just as much as you want. Two king-sized bars would be better, right?
GET THE RECIPE HERECoffee Crisp
Coca-Cola cake with chocolate-pecan frostingThis recipe will bring out the child in anyone with the addition of marshmallows and Coca-Cola to the mix. The kids will be waiting by the oven to devour a slice as soon as the cake's done.
GET THE RECIPE HEREFlickr/Impact Studio
Orange bundt cake with citrus drizzleTea time is meant to be celebrated, and this is just the cake to do it with. Serve with copious amounts of tea until the cake vanishes and the gossip runs dry.
GET THE RECIPE HEREMinute Maid
Buttery pound cake with seasonal berriesNothing beats a well made pound cake, seriously. This simple treat can be used as a vehicle for so much of decadence — stewed seasonal berries, warm vanilla custard, silken chocolate ganache, sticky salted caramel...should we go on?
GET THE RECIPE HEREThinkstock
Spiced orange cake with glazed oranges and Greek-yogourt whipThis recipe will seal your status as a baking goddess. We're in heaven just thinking about a slice.
GET THE RECIPE HERESunkist