Cute and colourful miniature cakes have been quite the trend lately. The tiny cakes decorated with buttercream frosting would look great in gift hampers and cake boxes. These miniature cakes can be prepared using batter of any flavour, just like you prepare a regular cupcake. However, the decoration and presentation are what makes all the difference. Usually, the miniature cakes are 5 - 10 centimetres in diameter. From Santa Claus faces to cute reindeer, Christmas images could be drawn on these tiny cakes.
It wouldn’t be an exaggeration to say that there is hardly any home in Kerala where a cake wasn’t baked during the lockdown period. Earlier, cakes were a special 'item' that were available only in the bakeries. However, now hotcakes are easily made in our kitchens. You could give a personal touch by customizing the flavour and designs of your home-made cakes. Here are the recipes of some simple and tasty cakes that could be prepared pretty easily at home.
Easy plum cake
Christmas celebrations aren't complete without enjoying some plum cake and grape wine. However, not many know that soft and rich plum cake could be easily made at home. This cake is made using dry fruits that have been soaked overnight in orange juice. Check out the recipe of bakery-style plum cake.
Wheat chocolate cake
The classic chocolate cake is an all-time favourite that lures both the kids and the adults alike. In case you are looking to enjoy some healthy chocolate cake this Christmas, try this interesting recipe of wheat chocolate cake.
Special carrot cake
Carrot cakes are extremely moist and super delicious. Yummy carrot cakes are enjoyed as a tea time snack in the US and some other foreign countries. You could make the carrot cake extra special by frosting it with rich cream cheese or whipping cream mixed with refreshing rose water. Chopped nuts and pistachios would add a crunch too. Try out this amazing recipe of home-made carrot cake.
Super soft marble cake
Marble cake comes only second in popularity after the classic plum cake. They are simple, beautiful and tastes fabulous. The dual flavours of coco and vanilla make this cake a cult favourite. Here is the recipe of easy marble cake.
Unique coconut cake
Have you ever imagined eating a cake that has coconut oil as an ingredient? This special cake has coconut oil and coconut milk to give it an amazing flavour. Here is how you can prepare this delicious coconut cake at home.
Eggless lemon cake
This incredibly moist and tasty lemon cake is prepared without adding eggs. This tea cake would be loved by both the kids and adults alike. Check out the recipe of eggless lemon cake.