When we think of desserts, cake often comes first in our minds. Many times eaten in celebration, cake is a delectable and delicious dessert that just about everyone loves. When looking for cake recipes, you want to find something easy but also tasty. Angel food cake is an excellent choice because it is low fat and can be topped with just about anything from fruits to whipped cream. German chocolate and black forest are both rich and decadent with loads of sweet chocolate that is sure to be a hit. Many grocery stores sell cakes that can be made easily from a box. Be sure to read the recipes carefully to make sure you have all the ingredients you’ll need before buying the cake mix. Most often, eggs and cooking oil are needed in addition to the box mix.
If you prefer to make your cake from scratch, search online or in some of your favorite cookbooks to find great cake recipes. Holiday time is a wonderful time to try out new cake recipes. You don’t have to stick with traditional fruitcake in order to make something festive and delicious. There are pound cakes, layer cakes, truffles, and spice cake recipes, just to name a few. There are even no-bake cakes that are easy and quick. Don’t forget cheesecake, which is such a rich cake that it can serve more people than a regular layer cake. Cupcakes are also a great choice for a dessert and are always a hit with the kids. If you want to try something new and different, look for regional, international, or other ethnic cakes that you may not have tried before, and have fun. Regardless of what cake you decide to bake, everyone who eats it, no matter what the season or special celebration, will certainly enjoy it.