12 Unique Cake Flavours That You Must Absolutely Try
It doesn’t matter whether you’re 1, 10, 16, 21, 30, 40, 50 or 100 – a birthday is incomplete without a cake cutting ceremony. Cakes occupy the centre stage at all celebrations – birthdays, anniversaries, wedding receptions, engagement ceremonies and more.
While the classic flavours like chocolate, vanilla, strawberry, butterscotch, black forest – are delicious, there are times when you need something special. Something out of the ordinary. Use this list, when you’re looking to wow your guests with creative, lip-smacking and out-of-the-box cake flavours. Bookmark this page, and thank us later
Top 12 Unique Cake Flavour Combinations to Try Before You Die
1. Peanut Butter with Dark Chocolate
Sweet, nutty, with a hint of saltiness – this is a decadent flavour that ticks all your boxes. The base of the cake is a decadent chocolate sponge and it’s filled and frosted with peanut buttercream and topped with a delicious peanut butter ganache. You can even decorate the cake with Reese’s peanut butter cups.
“Who is it for: Peanut butter lovers!”
2. Banana with Nutella Buttercream
The moist banana cake base goes wonderfully well with the creamy, chocolatey Nutella frosting on top. The intense rich flavour of the banana goes perfectly with the rich sweetness of Nutella, making this a delightful flavour combination that anyone will love.
“Who is it for: Banana Bread Lovers!”
3. Coconut Lime
A tangy lime curd covers a tender and silky smooth coconut cake. Each layer can be covered either with coconut or lime buttercream. This one’s an absolute winner. To take it up a notch, drizzle some lime icing on top of the cake and make it a delicious treat to remember.
“Who is it for: Matured palates who love the zingy combination of citrusy lime and smooth coconut.”
4. Lemon Cake with Pink Raspberry Frosting
When life gives you lemons, make this gorgeous lemon cake. The tangy flavour of the lemon goes perfectly with the zesty and fruity flavour of fresh raspberries. It’s the best of both worlds. Not too sweet and not too sour, we’re sure that your guests will come back asking for seconds and even thirds. And, we’re sure that once you try this delicious flavour combination you will be entrapped in its bewitching spell forever!
“Who is it for: People who don’t love cakes that are too sweet!”
5. Orange Cake with Vanilla Buttercream
Don’t let the simple ingredients fool you. This is a delicious birthday cake that is on a whole, new-level. The moist orange cake has a fresh flavour that leaves your taste buds asking for more. Pair the light sponge with a rich creamy vanilla buttercream to give it the perfect finish. Simple but absolutely delicious, this one’s a sure party winner.
“Who is it for: All ages!”
6. Apple Cake with Salted Caramel Frosting
Sweet + salty, this one’s what cake dreams are made up of! The base of the cake is made with fresh apple juice. So, it’s super soft and moist. It’s then topped with generous salted caramel frosting to create a rich, golden deliciousness. This cake is like a warm hug – perfect and oh so delicious, that you cannot stop eating.
“Who is it for: Caramel Lovers!”
7. Chocolate Fudge Cake with Oreo Buttercream
What’s better than regular chocolate? Chocolate with our favourite cookies – Oreo! This delightful chocolate cake brings the crunchiness of Oreo cookies with the sweet deliciousness of rich chocolate. It’s sure to be an instant favourite for all your guests. Check out our huge collection of Oreo cakes in Gurgaon here.
“Who is it for: Everyone, especially Oreo lovers!”
8. Tropical Fruits
Tropical fruits like guava, passionfruit, mangosteen, and mangos are perfect for cakes. The natural sweetness of these flavours make them the ideal choice for the cake base. The frosting can be made with the same flavour – guava on guava, or go for interesting combinations like mango with chocolate, mango with coconut and more. Don’t miss to check our extensive mango cake gallery right here.
“Who is it for: Fruit lovers!”
9. Sultry Chocolate
Calling all chocolate lovers in the house! This one’s just for you. A dark, decadent chocolate cake topped with dark chocolate ganache, chocolate buttercream and a touch of strawberries or raspberries, this one is indeed chocolate heaven.
“Who is it for: Daring dark chocolate lovers!”
10. Floral Pistachio
This isn’t your regular pistachio cake. This delicious cake is infused with the nuttiness of pistachio and the floral aroma of freshly bloomed country rose. Perfect for summer parties, it brings back memories of idyllic summers. Each bite is reminiscent of the coolness of a summer breeze.
“Who is it for: People who love trying floral flavours!”
11. Rasamalai and Gulab Jamun Cakes
Who said cake flavours should have only westernised flavours? Check out the new trending cake flavours replicating the deliciousness of Indian treats. The rasamalai cake is topped with fresh rasamalais and the base is soaked with rabri. For the gulab jamun cake, you can find gulab jamuns on top and the base is a delicious vanilla soaked with kesar sugar syrup.
“Who is it for: People who love tucking into Indian desserts!”
12. Filter Kaapi Cake
Does your day begin with a hot steaming cup of coffee? Then, this one’s just for you! The base of the cake is made with a chocolate/vanilla sponge infused with freshly brewed filter kaapi. It is then topped with espresso ganache for the perfect kick. Check out our range of fresh coffee cakes in Gurgaon.
“Who is it for: Coffee lovers!”
So, which of these birthday cake flavour combinations are you most excited to try? Let us know in the comments below. Have you tried any other unique cake flavour combinations? Share with us!
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