21 Cakes That Should Be Illegal
Nothing makes me happier than a huge slice of cake, whether it is chocolate, strawberry, vanilla, or some exotic flavor! If you also start drooling every time you see cake, then you should check out these twenty-one cakes that should be illegal. Really, they are so good that you will have to go back for seconds, and maybe even thirds! Moist, flavorful, and filling, these beautiful cakes will bring you and your family joy that none of you have ever experienced before. They also make for great party desserts if you are looking for something to take to a family reunion, baby shower, etc. Everyone will be talking after they take a bite into one of these delicious cakes. Make someone’s day today!
Some of my favorite cakes include the Piñata cake, the Reese’s Brownie Ice Cream Cake, the Flaming Cupcakes, and Peanut Butter Cookies Pretending to be Cakes. I love the rich flavor of peanut butter in the Reese’s Ice Cream Cake, and the Piñata Cake makes me feel as if I am biting into a piece of summer. My mouth is watering right now as I write this. For those who are caramel lovers, I highly recommend the caramel-drenched cake. With only a few ingredients, you will have a cake rich in caramel that is sure to make your children happy.
Another great cake is the red velvet cake. It is great for Valentine’s Day or any day you want to show someone how much they mean to you. My boyfriend loves it when I make him this cake. Try it with a cup of coffee or tea. I love the combination of red velvet cake and a warm cup of café com leite (coffee and milk). I am sure you would too!For those who are chocolate lovers, you must try the Guinness Chocolate Cake or the Gooey Black Forest Roulade. Both are very rich and will satisfy anyone’s craving for lots of chocolate. I am huge fan of chocolate, and I must say, both of these have amazing flavor!Lastly, most children love sprinkles in their hot chocolate, on animal crackers, and on their ice cream. They are sure to also love it on their cake. For a kid-friendly cake, try cakes covered in sprinkles! It is fun, simple, and colorful.
What's not to love about cake? With so many delicious cakes to choose from it's hard to choose just one. Whether it be Black Forest cake, red velvet cake, sponge cake, ice cream cake or cherry cheesecake, they always please. Typical ingredients for cake can include flour, sugar, eggs, and butter or oil, with some recipes also requiring additional liquid most often milk or water, and leavening agents (such as yeast or baking powder). Common additional flavourings include dried, candied or fresh fruit, nuts, cocoa or extracts, and numerous substitutions for the primary ingredients are possible. Cakes can also be filled with fruit preserves or dessert sauces to include like pastry cream, iced with buttercream or other icings, and decorated with marzipan, piped borders, and/or candied fruit.
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