Make a Wish! 39 Amazing Birthday Cake Recipes

Whether you're in the mood for a fudgy chocolate layer cake, red velvet with cream cheese frosting, or a tres leches cake coated in caramel, we've got something for you. Bake up an instant celebration with one of these festive confections (40 Photos)

Jacquelyn Lumley on Nov 13, 2013 at 9:07AM

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Make a Wish! 39 Amazing Birthday Cake Recipes

Reprinted with permission from Vintage Cakes by Julie Richardson, copyright 2012. Published by Ten Speed Press, a division of Random, Inc

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Texas Sheet Cake

If you need a cake that's celebration-worthy but don't have time to fuss, this is the recipe for you. A Texas sheet cake is a chocolate cake topped with thick chocolate frosting (spread it on while the cake's still warm) and lots of nuts. Cut into squares and dig in!

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