While always delicious, cake and all its sweet glory has experienced a bit of an evolution over the past few years. Likely attributed to the countless television shows honoring the towering treat, cakes are now bigger, badder and more imaginative than ever before. That being the case (one we have no problem with whatsoever), we’re confident the 10 following confections won’t disappoint in the least, and will trigger a mighty sweet-tooth.
Outrageous cakes that are (almost) too pretty to eat
JLo’s Lion CakeAt JLo’s $100,000 45th birthday bash, her guests indulged in plenty of booze, selfies, and eats — including a massive cake in her likeness perched upon a lion. (Perfect butt included.) The cake, comprised of steel pipes and coconut mousse filling, had a dreary deadline of only 48 hours.E Online
Mario Kart CakeThe classic Nintendo game everyone knows and loves was the inspiration behind this truly remarkable topsy-turvy cake. The confection includes the game’s most popular racers as well as its most treaded tracks — even Rainbow Road! Factpile.com
Kid Rock’s Jim Beam CakeYou can tell Kid Rock likes his booze just from looking at him. As such, Vegas nightclub Navo presented the country rocker with a white cake replica of his go-to bourbon whiskey filled with chocolate ganache for his 39th birthday.People
Game of Thrones Red Wedding CakeFor the DVD release of Game Of Thrones’ third season, HBO teamed up with chocolatier Choccywoccydodah to construct a cake that captured the season’s most shocking episode: Red Wedding. The chocolate and rum and raisin confection took almost 20 hours to construct.Mashable
Seth Green’s Robot Chicken CakeSeth Green was presented with this outlandish Robot Chicken cake, an animated TV show he produces (you probably haven’t heard of it, it’s quite popular with the kids), at Blush Nightclub in Vegas for his 36th birthday four years ago. People
Decapitated Lovers CakeAnyone hungry? Renowned cake artist Natalie Sideserf of Sideserf Cake Studio went the non-traditional route for her personal wedding cake opting for edible versions of her and her hubby’s decapitated heads along with the trademark vow “‘Til Death Do Us Part”. Makezine.com
Hunger Games Mockingjay CakePresident Snow certainly wouldn’t allow this act of confectionery rebellion. The two-tier cake, embellished with the Mockingjay emblem, was but one crucial piece of an entire Hunger Games wedding theme. You can see more photos of the unique nuptials here.Caroline Frost Photography
Zombie CakeWalking Dead fans will love tearing a piece off of this blood-soaked cake with a human brain at its peak. True zombie fans know this squishy organ is a great delicacy for flesh-eaters and — assuming they got pass the dripping gore — sweet-toothed wedding guests.Anatomy UK
KFC Bargain Bucket CakeLaura Stockton, a mom with no cake training whatsoever, baked this life-sized KFC Bargain Bucket cake for her husband’s birthday just last year. Everything from the bucket, to the corn, to the chicken, is made of cake. But here’s the best part: The thing only took her four freaking hours!
Frozen’s Olaf and Sven CakeCreated to raise awareness and funds for Make-A-Wish UK, cake-makers Sweet As Sugar created these two incredible Frozen-themed cakes of Olaf and Sven. If you happen to be more of an Elsa/Anna fan instead, these talented ladies created cakes of the two conflicted sisters as well. Sweet As Sugar Cakes