Unique Rare Steak Birthday Cake

My daughter and I both like our steaks rare. I thought it would be a great cake idea when she asked me to make her one. The cake and frosting were chocolate. I covered the cake with my home made fondant and brushed the food coloring on it to make it look cooked. I then … Read more

That’s a Cake! Grill Birthday Cake

My name is Cindy and I live in White Bluff, Tennessee just outside of Nashville and yes I love country music and baking cakes. This is my famous “Grill” cake. I have been doing cakes for 20 years but took a class recently on how to decorate with fondant and loved it. My dad is … Read more

Coolest Steak and Eggs Cake

Coolest Steak and Eggs Cake

This Steak and Eggs cake was made for a comedic co-worker who was always asking for someone to bring him steak and eggs for breakfast. I warned him…some day I would! This chocolate cake was covered with marscapone frosting and then I placed a fondant plate on top. The steak was formed out of fondant and … Read more

Awesome Wine and Souvlaki Cake

wine and souvlaki

I made this awesome wine and souvlaki cake using a sponge cake: 10 eggs beaten in a stand mixer with sugar for about 5~6 minutes.  I used a spatula and very softly put 250gr of flour and 50 gr of cacao. I put it in a warm oven at 180 for about an hour. I let it … Read more

Coolest BBQ Fun Day Cupcakes

BBQ Cupcakes

Friends were having a BBQ and I had seen these cute cupcakes in a magazine. Theme was perfect for the day so I decided to make these BBQ cupcakes. I had an arrangement of little hamburgers, hot dogs with buns, then hot dogs kabobs and pork chops on the “grill” and the campfire with some … Read more

Birthday Cake Shaped Like a Barbecue Grill

Birthday Cake Shaped Like a Barbecue Grill

A friend of mine is a “grill fanatic” and often volunteers to barbecue at events or for friends and family special occasions, for no charge, other than the kick he gets from doing it.  His birthday is in January and this year I made him a birthday cake in the shape of a barbecue grill. I baked two … Read more

Coolest Meat Tray Cake for Father’s Day

Coolest Meat Tray Cake for Father's Day

My husband is a butcher and the kids thought it a great idea to make dad a meat tray cake. So we took on the challenge. The mince was the fun part. Covering a chocolate cake with butter icing then rolled hundreds of red fondant to string over it. He loved it!!!

Cool Homemade BBQ Birthday Cake

Homemade BBQ Birthday Cake

This BBQ Birthday Cake is ideal for choc lovers too! This is a chocolate cake in chocolated pudding (BBQ sauce! Baked the cake directly on the wok! The grill is made from aluminum foil and kebab stick. Baked another small 3 round cakes for burger and left over for kebab. Bought small coconut donut and … Read more

Coolest Barbeque Cake

Homemade Barbeque Cake

I made this homemade Barbeque cake for our Father’s Day picnic. The pit is made from two 9×13 cakes. The first one is trimmed to have a flat top and placed on the cake tray. The second is hollowed out slightly to allow depth for the coals, and placed on top of the first one. … Read more

Coolest BBQ Birthday Cake

Homemade BBQ Birthday Cake

First I should point out that I am the least creative person EVER, but I was so inspired by the cakes I saw on this site and needed a cake for my granddaughter’s “Over the Hedge” birthday party! I must confess that I was in a time crunch, so I “cheated” by having a 10″ … Read more

Coolest BBQ Ribs Cake

Homemade BBQ Ribs Cake

For our party we decided to have a rib cook-off and I wanted to make a BBQ Ribs Cake to go along with the theme. I started with a standard 9 by 13 inch red velvet cake covered in cream cheese frosting. I made a batch of marshmallow fondant, set aside a small portion to … Read more

Coolest BBQ Cake

Homemade BBQ Cake

This BBQ cake was for my dad’s birthday. We got the idea off of this website and kind of combined a couple of ideas together! My husband made the stand from PVC pipe and plywood and he had the grate from an old grill! I used a spring form pan and used two cake mixes, … Read more

BBQ Cake

BBQ Cake

This BBQ cake is a three layer 9″ layer cake. I used buttercream icing for the icing. The grate is make from gumpaste, charcoal are reshaped chocolate kisses sprinkled with powdered sugar. The flames are also buttercream red/yellow. The hamburger and hot dogs are shaped from colored candy clay. I made the BBQ utensils from … Read more

Coolest BBQ Theme Birthday Cake

Homemade BBQ Theme Birthday Cake

This unique grill cake I made for my sister-in-law who was turning 30 and and my brother hosted a huge BBQ birthday party for her. I am the baker of the family so I decided to make a grill with some burgers and things for decorations. I made a 16″ round cake with fresh fruit … Read more

Cool Homemade BBQ Cake

Homemade BBQ Cake

Since we were having a BBQ for Father’s day, I decided to make a homemade BBQ cake. Most of the ideas I had gotten from this website. The cake is a layer cake covered with red and chocolate icing. The grates on the BBQ are black Twizzlers, the hamburgers are tootsie rolls with yellow Starburst … Read more

Coolest Barbecue Cake

Homemade Barbecue Cake

This homemade barbecue cake was made from the great ideas from this website. The hot dogs are made from tootsie rolls and Starbursts. The burgers are rice krispie squares, shaped into burgers and coloured with Nutella. Both burgers and hot-dogs were painted with black icing for the grill marks.

Coolest Homemade BBQ Cake

Homemade BBQ Cake

I made this BBQ Cake for Father’s day last year. I used a Pyrex bowl to bake the cake and then used a ham stand upside down for the bottom part. The steak and shrimps are molded out of fondant and painted with Wilton colors. It was a hit!

Coolest BBQ Birthday Cake Idea

Homemade BBQ Birthday Cake Idea

We made this BBQ Birthday Cake Idea using ideas from this site and had lots of fun making it. We made 2 basic sponge cakes and cut the middle out of the top one and placed it on top of the 2nd one. We then covered tho whole cake with ready rolled icing. The coals … Read more

Coolest Father’s Day BBQ Cake

Father's Day BBQ Cake

This father’s day BBQ cake was inspired by a similar one I saw on the Wilton website. This one is a 2-layer 10 inch white cake. Ahead of time I made the burgers and hot dogs out of candy clay. The recipe can be found on the Wilton website. I used chocolate candy clay for … Read more

Coolest BBQ Grill Cake

Homemade BBQ Grill Cake

This BBQ Grill Cake was for my husband’s birthday, because he loves to grill for our family! It was a super easy cake, which I believe anyone can make! I started with a dark chocolate cake mix, baked in a 13×9 glass dish. After completely cooled I leveled it off and inverted it onto a … Read more

Coolest Fathers Day Grill Cake

Homemade Fathers Day Grill Cake

This past fathers day I wanted to make a special cake for my stepfather. Since he likes to cook, this idea for a Fathers Day Grill Cake was perfect. It was not easy, but it came out pretty good. I used two 8″ round pans and stacked each one on top of the other. I … Read more

Coolest BBQ Pit Father’s Day Cake

Homemade BBQ Pit Father's Day Cake

My hubby has been wanting a new BBQ pit for several years. Money is tight so I decided to make him a BBQ Pit Father’s Day Cake. I baked two 9 x 11 chocolate cakes and put a layer of chocolate ganache between the layers. For the “pit” I just cut out a square from … Read more

Coolest Father’s Day Grill Barbecue Cake

Homemade  Father's Day Grill Barbecue Cake

I used the Wilton filling pans to create the Father’s Day Grill Barbecue cake to give the space for the charcoal (marshmallows tossed with black icing). It worked great as the black icing doesn’t completely coat the marshmallows giving it that ash look. I loosely mixed yellow and red icing to make the flames in … Read more

Coolest BBQ Pit Cake

Homemade BBQ Pit Cake

This Homemade BBQ Pit Cake was a Father’s Day cake for my friends. I made it with Fun-Fetti flavored cake and buttercream icing, with fondant “food” and grill. This was a really a fun cake to make!