19 Treats That Look Like Ice Cream but Taste Like Cake
In the past, we’ve inspired you with some of the best ice cream cake recipes around. Why? Because everyone loves cake and everyone loves ice cream, therefore — the rest of the equation is self explanatory. People also love less mess with just as much creativity and wow-factor in their baking. That’s why we’ve come up with not-so-traditional “ice cream” cakes that may look like the creamy stuff we love yet are anything but. Warning: You might need to grab a napkin now, because these photos are seriously drool worthy.
1. Chocolate Ganache Cone: Now here’s the most delicious optical illusion we’ve ever seen. Top a regular cake or ice cream cake with chocolate ganache, an ice cream cone and sprinkles for this dripping-cool effect. (via One Charming Party)
5. Ice Cream Sundae: Not one, not two, but 14 mini ice cream cones and their dyed buttercream icing tops make this cake the darling thing it is. If you think the outside is pretty, wait until you dig in. (via Sugar Hero)
12. Toffee Sundae Cupcakes: These deserve to be added to our list of unusual cupcake recipes. Yup, they’re right up there along with the ones dressed up like pancakes and flower bouquets. (via The Domestic Rebel)
17. Banana Split Birthday Cake: Our sugar craving is fulfilled just by looking at this batter-buttercream-ganache masterpiece. (via Alana Bread)
What other ways can you marry ice cream and cake? Throw some ideas in the comments below!