The Best Birthday Cake Recipes

Today is my 28th birthday and instead of baking myself a cake (like I did last year), I found all of the best birthday cake recipes from my favorite food blogs to share with you. Pin or bookmark this, and next time your or your loved ones’ birthday rolls around, come back for tons of great ideas for the perfect birthday cake. From traditional vanilla to over the top confetti cake with cotton candy cloud frosting, there’s something for everyone!

  1. The Best Yellow Birthday Cake with Chocolate Frosting by The Noble Pig
  2. Boston Cream Crepe Cake by Will Cook for Smiles
  3. Chocolate Chip Cookie Cake with Toasted Marshmallow Filling and Cookie Dough Frosting by Chocolate Moosey
  4. Funfetti Poke Cake by Beyond Frosting
  5. Gooey Chocolate Skillet Cake Ice Cream Sundae by Willow Bird Baking
  6. Homemade Confetti Cake with Cotton Candy Cloud Frostingby Confessions of a Cookbook Queen 
  7. Hot Fudge Sundae Cake by Smitten Kitchen
  8. Insane Chocolate Brownie Cake by Snappy Gourmet
  9. Marble Cake with Fudge Frosting by Alida’s Kitchen
  10. Mint Chocolate Chip Ice Cream Cake by Completely Delicious
  11. Oreo Cake by Bakerita
  12. Peanut Butter Cake with Salted Caramel Cream Cheese Icing & Chocolate Ganacheby Keep it Sweet Desserts

  13. Peanut Butter Explosion Chocolate Cake by Inside BruCrew Life
  14. Rainbow Cake by Love and Olive Oil
  15. Rose Ombre Cake by 52 Kitchen Adventures
  16. Strawberries and Cream Ice Cream Cake by Diethood
  17. Strawberry Chocolate Anniversary Cake by Karen’s Kitchen Stories

  18. Strawberry Rhubarb Dream Cake by Eats Well with Others
  19. Strawberry Swirl Dream Cake by Savory Simple
  20. Triple Chocolate Layer Cake by Like Mother Like Daughter
  21. Vanilla Birthday Cake with Old-Fashioned Vanilla Buttercream by Once Upon a Chef

12 Comments on The Best Birthday Cake Recipes

  1. Rich Nuccitelli (aka Dad)
    August 28, 2013 at 8:12 am (8 years ago)

    Happy Birthday Steph! I really like the rainbow cake!

    • Alisha Stewart
      June 25, 2016 at 5:34 pm (5 years ago)

      I love your recipes they are delicious and my mum loves the cakes

  2. Alida
    August 28, 2013 at 5:48 pm (8 years ago)

    Happy birthday!!! My birthday is next month, and I haven’t even thought about what to make. After seeing this list, I am having a tough time deciding. Great round up!
    Alida recently posted Healthy Banana Mango Smoothie

  3. Laura (Tutti Dolci)
    August 30, 2013 at 3:34 pm (8 years ago)

    Hope you had a great birthday, this is such a wonderful round-up of cakes!

  4. Flair 4 Cakes
    September 4, 2013 at 7:31 am (8 years ago)

    Hope you had a good birthday. Which cake did you end up going for?
    I’d have to go for #13 myself, assuming it is peanut butter and chocolate, which is my absolute favourite.
    Flair 4 Cakes recently posted National Wedding Fair

  5. desteny
    December 6, 2013 at 8:16 am (8 years ago)

    Uhhhhhhh I’m craving all of these!!! Mmmmm! 🙂

  6. Brendan Ginkel
    August 4, 2015 at 9:48 pm (6 years ago)

    I’m loving how your site is looking – so cute! This cake is just total perfection – pinned and shared on FB!

  7. Graham Valery
    August 4, 2015 at 9:50 pm (6 years ago)

    I’m in heart with your redesign and totally in heart with chocolate cake to celebrate!! It’s gorgeous, all of it!

  8. Edgar Kilb
    August 4, 2015 at 9:52 pm (6 years ago)

    Oh my stars! This cake looks SO soft, moist and fluffy… I want to dive right in with double forks! What a fabulous dessert. Absolutely love your redesign, too!


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