20 Stunning Easter Cakes to Try This Spring

They're more like decor than dessert.

Coconut Layer Cake
Mike Garten

Bring elegance, color, and decadence to this year's Easter dessert table with one of these gems. Topped with bunny ears, mini eggs, or edible flowers, these sweet treats are sure to have everyone asking for a second slice.

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Pistachio-Lemon Bundt Cake
Brian Woodcock
Pistachio-Lemon Bundt Cake

Give this pistachio bundt cake some zing with fresh lemon zest. Oh, and don't even get us started about the warm lemon glaze.

What you'll need: bundt pan ($13, )

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Mike Garten
Coconut Layer Cake

A creamy coconut cake cake, complete with cream cheese frosting, makes the perfect meal cap.

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Brian Woodcock
Speckled Malted Coconut Cake

We nominate Robin's egg blue as the official color of Easter.

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Mike Garten
Double Chocolate Bundt

If there's chocolate involved, we're in. Double chocolate? Watch out.

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daffodil cake
Mike Garten
Daffodil Cake

Add whimsy to your Easter table with this citrus cake, complete with orange zest as a garnish.

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Chocolate Easter Egg Nest Cake
Courtesy of Chew Town
Chocolate Easter Egg Nest Cake

This chocolate ganache cake, fit for springtime soirées, is a fine example of when food and art intertwine.

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Triple Citrus Bundt
Mike Garten
Triple Citrus Bundt

What's Easter brunch without a bundt? While simple on the outside, this cake is complex mixture of lemon, lime, and orange flavors.

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Speckled Strawberry Cake
Courtesy of A Beautiful Mess
Speckled Easter Egg Cake

Speckled and sweet, this cake is proof that it's what's on the inside that counts — and here, that means gooey strawberry filling.

What you'll need: piping bag ($11, )

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Carrie Sellman
Lemon Blueberry Cake

Cream cheese frosting sweetens up the tangy lemon and blueberry flavors of this cake.

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100 Layer Cakelet
Naked Floral Cake

You didn't think we'd get through an entire cake gallery without one naked cake, did you?

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The Artful Desperado
Chocolate Meringue Cake with Fresh Berries

Chocolate, fresh berries and powdered sugar bring this meringue masterpiece to life.

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Sprinkles for Breakfast
Honey Lavender Cake

We haven't seen an icing prettier than this purple lavender-infused buttercream, enhanced with sweet nectar honey crystals.

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Raymond Hom
Strawberry Rhubarb Layer Cake

Come Easter, strawberry season is in full swing — which means this berry-centric cake will be extra delicious.

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Waitrose
Mini Egg Cake

After you're finished decorating this cake with four circles of mini eggs, it'll be hard to actually eat it — it's that picturesque.

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Kat Teutsch
Pink Ombré Cake with Buttercream Icing

Food dye gives this ombré piece its gradient effect.

What you'll need: food dye ($6, )

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Nicole Baas
Easter Bunny Cake

This sweet and simple bunny cake will be a hit with the kids — honestly, this recipe is so easy, the kids could even make this cake.

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Cakegirls
Nest Cake

Nestled with blush pink chocolate eggs, this circular nest cake gets its texture from toasted coconut chips.

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Kate Sears
Ribboned Carrot Cake

We think dessert is a gift — which is why we've tied up this classic Easter cake with "carrot" ribbons.

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The Gunny Sack
Easter Colors Cake

Embrace the neon versions of Easter's classic pastels with this layer cake recipe.

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Romulo Yanes
Daisy Cake

Nothing heralds in spring quite like a cake in the shape of a favorite flower.

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