Bourbon Banana Stack Cake

A Louisville chef unites her favorite Filipino and Kentucky flavors


Quatre-Quarts: a French Twist on Southern Pound Cake

Simple but ingénieux tips from the author the new cookbook Gâteau


Hummingbird Sheet Cake

An easier spin on the classic fruity Southern layer cake


Coconut Soda–Pineapple Upside-Down Cake

Boxed cake and pudding mixes—plus fruity soda—make a decadent and easy dessert


Red Truck Bakery’s Time-Tested Birthday Cake

Brian Noyes shares a celebration-worthy, century-plus-old family recipe

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Darius King’s Classic Red Velvet Cake

With plenty of room for tweaks, this rich dessert makes a foolproof Valentine’s Day finale

G&G cover cakes

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Inside the G&G Cover Cake Bake-Off

Two readers share their experiences whipping up the cake on the cover of our August/September issue

Forgotten Southern Recipes

Is This Caramel Cake with Pecans the Perfect Southern Dessert?

The decadent treat from Virginia’s heralded Red Truck Bakery deliciously solves a small-town mystery

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Pineapple Upside-Down Cornmeal Cake

A cornmeal twist on everyone’s favorite down-home dessert

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Three Spice Carrot Cake

Atlanta chef Asha Gomez shares her mother’s favorite carrot cake recipe

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A Cake of Truly Historic Proportions

One writer’s attempt to make Martha Washington’s Great Cake

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Moravian Sugar Cake

A Southern Easter tradition

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Apple Stack Cake Recipe

A cake worthy of a regular spot at the dessert table

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Brown Sugar, Pear & Pistachio Cake

A winter pear cake with ginger and brown butter

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A Cake Fit for the Masters

The ultimate centerpiece dessert for Sunday’s final round? Arnold Palmer Cake