Angel food cake is light, fluffy and a perfect summer dessert, since it won’t leave you feeling stuffed and can usually be prepped without turning on your oven. Win! There are plenty of reasons this notoriously fat-free cake is a timeless choice, but even the most beloved classic deserves a makeover from time to time. Whether you make it into ice cream, a layered parfait or something in between, here are 17 dishes we bet you didn’t know you could make with angel food cake.

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1. S’more Skewers: A grown-up version of a classic treat, this dessert will leave you wanting s’more. (via Melanie Makes)

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2. Funfetti Cupcakes: Seriously, you need to bake these. Sprinkles make everything better. (via Cooking Classy)

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3. Boston Cream Pie Cake: This impressive dessert is actually a no-brainer. Slice an angel food cake in three equal layers, spread vanilla pudding between each one, top with heaps of ganache and you’re done. (via Unsophisticook)

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4. Sponge Candy: Bite-sized pieces of fluffy cake dipped in melted semi-sweet chocolate will make this old-fashioned treat a new favorite. (via The Yummy Life)

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5. Macaroon Blossoms: Take your basic angel food cake recipe to the next level with a dash of almond extract and shredded coconut. (via Confessions of a Cookbook Queen)

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6. Blueberry Sheet Cake: The blueberries make it a totally acceptable breakfast dish. We’ll take two servings. (via Chef in Training)

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7. Churro Bites: Say yes to pieces of cake fried to golden perfection and coated in cinnamon sugar. Top it off with a powdered sugar glaze for a can’t-eat-just-one treat. (via Lil Luna)

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8. Black and White Cake: Can’t decide if you want vanilla or chocolate cake? Now you don’t have to. (via My Recipes)

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7. Lemon and Coconut Donuts: If you thought regular angel food cake couldn’t get any better, pour your mix into a donut pan next time and see for yourself. (via Sweet Peas and Saffron)

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8. Custard Trifles: The edible flowers and layers of lemon custard may make this look too pretty to eat, but trust us, you’ll definitely want to try it. (via Boulder Locavore)

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9. Ice Cream: A mixture of cream cheese, strawberries and cake create a delicious, refreshing treat that will make your tastebuds scream. (via A Beautiful Mess)

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10. Lemon Meringue Cake: Grab your kitchen torch and get to work impressing your friends with perfectly browned meringue. (via Taste and Tell)

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11. Blueberry and Cream Trifile: Here’s a great way to use up extra egg whites and frozen fruit. This recipe is definitely a keeper. (via Mel’s Kitchen Cafe)

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12. Grilled Berry Skewers: Don’t turn off the grill once the burgers are done. (via Living Better Together)

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13. Strawberry Lemon Layer Cake: This cake is the perfect addition to a rustic outdoor party. It’s a good thing the frosting doesn’t have to be perfect, because it will be gone in no time. (via Sugar Spun Run)

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14. Pink Lemonade Cupcakes: There is nothing that says summertime like the punchy flavor of pink lemonade. (via Table for Two)

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15. Raspberry Cake: It’s almost impossible for a frosting consisting of only cool whip and lemon pudding to be a bad idea. (via Lauren’s Latest)

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16. Grain-Free Cake Bites: Fat free, gluten free and there’s even fruit in there — that totally means it’s healthy, right? (via Recreating Happiness)

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17. Mini Pineapple Angel Cakes: Next time you’re making an angel food cake, add a jar of crushed pineapples for a truly heavenly treat. (via Sing for Your Supper)

What’s your favorite way to eat angel food cake (besides with a fork)? Do you have a recipe we need to know about? Talk to us in the comments!