Baking & Desserts

6 delightful spring cakes

By: Tanya Debi and recipes by The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Glazed Lemon Poke Cake<br>Jeff Coulson/TC Media Author: Canadian Living Credits: Glazed Lemon Poke Cake<br>Jeff Coulson/TC Media

Baking & Desserts

6 delightful spring cakes

By: Tanya Debi and recipes by The Canadian Living Test Kitchen

Glazed Lemon Poke Cake
This cake has lemon in both the batter and the glaze to give a fresh lemony taste. Try adding blackberries or raspberries to the cake for added sweetness.

glazed lemon poke cake - 6 delightful spring cakes
Photography by Jeff Coulson

Orange Almond Flourless Snacking Cake
Enjoy spring with a gluten-free cake! You'll forget that this cake omits the flour, with the delicious combination of zesty orange and delectable almonds. Keep this cake in an airtight container to enjoy for the rest of the week.

Orange Almond Flourless Snacking Cake - 6 delightful spring cakes
Photography by Jeff Coulson

Canada's Best Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing

What says "spring dessert" more than a delectable carrot cake? Grated carrots, crumpled pineapple and cream cheese icing perfectly combine for great flavour. For a more healthful option, try substituting applesauce for the vegetable oil.

Canada's Best Carrot Cake with Cream Cheese Icing
Photography by Jeff Coulson

Victorian Tea Cake
This easy-to-make cake is the perfect snack to have with a cup of your favorite tea. The whipping cream and strawberry filling gives this cake a burst of colour and a light, delicious taste.

victorian tea cake
Photography by Jesse Brioux

Upside-Down Buttermilk Pear Cake
This gorgeous golden caramel-topped cake is sure to please anyone with a sweet tooth. The combination of moist cake and juicy pears will excite your taste buds. For a different flavour, try substituting apples for pears.

Upside-Down Buttermilk Pear Cake
Photography by Ryan Szulc

Raspberry Upside-Down Cake
This crimson cake is a twist on the original upside-down cake. The raspberry caramel topping gives this cake a simple, yet elegant look. For melt-in-your-mouth goodness, try warming the cake up before serving.

Raspberry upside-down cake
Photography by Jeff Coulson

All of these cakes are amazing! If you are looking for other cake mixes to share, try checking out these 10 delicious Bundt cake recipes!

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