Here's what I love about layer cakes - they are surprisingly easy to make and make a huge impression when you serve them. Make one for a birthday celebration, a holiday party or just about any event you plan to host. When you serve layer cakes, you have so many options when it comes to mixing and matching cakes and fillings. You are going to love each and every one. Next time you have a soiree, make a layer cake - you'll love how it turns out.
1. Ice Cream Layers
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One of the easiest layer cakes you'll ever make is one created out of ice cream.
2. Salted Caramel Masterpiece
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It seems that salted caramel is having a big moment right now. If you love the flavor, you won't be able to get enough of this cake.
3. Pumpkin Spice
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The pumpkin spice in this cake is perfectly complemented by the cream cheese frosting.
4. Red Velvet
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Red velvet is one of my favorite cake flavors. This double layer of goodness is perfect.
5. Mini Layer Cakes
Via Mini Pumpkin Layer Cakes
No matter the flavors and frosting, mini layer cakes are a fun presentation at any party.
6. Use Cheesecake
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Throw a layer or two of cheesecake into your layered creations and you won't be able to get enough. And neither will anyone else.
7. Strawberries and Chocolate
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The mixture of strawberries and chocolate is one you simply can't go wrong with. Yum!
8. Triple Chocolate Cake
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For all you chocoholics out there comes this mouthwatering creation.
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Simulate neopolitan ice cream by creating a layer cake with brown, pink and white. Stunning, isn't it?
10. Fancy Frosting
Via Chocolate-Raspberry Cake
I love how the frosting doesn't cover the entire cake so you can easily see the wonderful layers within.
11. Lemon, White Chocolate and Strawberry
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With all the flavors going on in this cake, you won't need a huge slice to satisfy your sweets craving.
12. Go All out
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Don't be afraid to smother your cake with tasty toppings like caramel and peanut butter cups.
13. Don't Forget the Sprinkles
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If you're making a layer cake for kids, don't forget to add lots of sprinkles.
14. Purple Ombre
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The purple of this cake is amazing, but you could easily use any hue you want. This would be great for a baby shower or bridal shower.
15. Strawberries on Top
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Chocolate dipped strawberries make a wonderful and sophisticated topping for any layer cake.
16. Strawberry Almond
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This cake is super easy to make and has a flavor that can't be matched.
17. Pecan Pie
Via Caramel Apple Mousse Cake
Imitate the flavors of pecan pie with this towering combination of nuts, caramel and lots of other tasty things.
18. Lemon Blueberry Layer Cake
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If you only need one layer cake to add to your recipe collection, this has to be it.
19. Perfect Layers
Via Red Velvet-White Chocolate Cheesecake
Use a very sharp knife to trim your layers so they look exactly alike.
20. Strawberry Triple Layer Cake
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This fruity creation is perfect for a baby shower or little girl's birthday party.
21. Caramel Icing
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The gooey caramel on this cake is so yummy!
22. French Toast Layer Cake
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If you love French toast in the morning, you will adore this tasty cake.
23. Lemon Coconut Cake
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This is a yummy and refreshing cake that will enhance any outdoor party.
24. Peanut Butter Cookie Dough Brownie Layer Cake
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There's not much more I can say about this one. Is your mouth watering right now?
25. Mint Chocolate Chip
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Pretty much everyone loves the taste of mint and chocolate together, so you can't go wrong with this cake.
26. Pink Layers
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This is another cake that you could modify by using whatever color you want to.
27. Gummy Bears
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Cover the outside of your cake with gummy bears for this whimsical cake creation.
28. Cut into Squares
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Instead of slicing your layer cake the traditional way, consider baking it in a square baking dish and serving tall squares of cake instead of triangles.
29. Lots of Layers
Via Chocolate-Frosted Layer Cake | SugaryWinzy
Creating very thin layers lets you pile more of them on top. This looks pretty fantastic, don't you think?
30. Seven Layer Lemon Cake with Blackberry Buttercream Filling
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This cake is feminine and glorious, don't you think?
Have you ever made a layer cake? I have done it a couple times and the end result is always great! Which one of these do you want to make first?