Whether it’s actually your birthday or not, everyone loves the taste of a classic birthday cake.
Birthday cake-inspired treats have taken the blogosphere by a storm. Maybe it’s the nostalgia of eating something that takes you back to childhood birthday parties. Or maybe it just plain tastes great! Either way, we’ve made our very own list of our favorite sweet treats, all inspired by the taste of birthday cake. Hip hip hooray!
White Chocolate Birthday Cake Cups
Everyone loves the taste of a delicious chocolate-peanut butter cup, so why not try a homemade variation of the classic candy? We’re loving House of Yumm’s recipe for White Chocolate Birthday Cake cups, featuring delicious egg-free cake batter inside of a white chocolate shell. They’d make the perfect party favor at your next birthday bash!
Cake Batter Blondies
For anyone craving something ooey-gooey, super chewy, and absolutely delicious, whip up a batch of some cake batter blondies. Christy Denney of The Girl Who Ate Everything has a pretty awesome recipe, featuring white chocolate chips and rainbow sprinkles, that you can check out here. Top them off with some homemade buttercream frosting or a scoop of vanilla ice cream for even more indulgence!
Cupcake Puppy Chow
If you’re more in the snacking mood, then take a look at this recipe for cupcake Puppy Chow from Sally’s Baking Addiction, made without boxed cake mix! It’s quick a quick on-the-go treat that both kids and grown ups will adore, and best part of all – it only has 8 ingredients! Tasty AND easy? Sign us up!
Cake Batter Ice Cream
Remember the days when you’d eat a slice of birthday cake with a big scoop of ice cream on the side? Well now you can have both in one convenient dessert! No ice cream machine? No problem! This is a super simple no-churn recipe from Life Made Sweeter that takes less than 15 minutes to make. Add some crushed up Golden Oreos or Nilla wafers for a tasty topping that’s sure to please.
Or you could make the real thing!
If you prefer to keep it old school, a Fancy Birthday Cake will satisfy your cravings AND look great on your Instagram feed! White confetti cake plus smooth buttercream frosting makes for a delicious and classic birthday cake that can be whipped up in just an hour. Top it off with candles and a fun cake topper, and you’ll be ready to celebrate any birthday (or just celebrate in general).