Perfect Summer Cake Recipes

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Searching for the perfect summer treat? Look no further! Check out these awesome summertime recipes for a refreshing take on your favorite classics! Find the perfect dish for your next picnic, party or event!

Zucchini Cupcakes

You May be thinking zucchini in cupcakes? Yuck! Just wait till you try them, you will forget you are even eating vegetables! These cupcakes are a great (and sneaky) way to make sure your kiddos get their veggies for the day! With a delicious creamy buttercream caramel frosting, there is nothing not to love! Click here to get the full recipe!

Not your Grandmother’s Strawberry Cake

Strawberries are definitely an all-time favorite, but have you tried strawberry cake? Now is your chance! This precious pink cake is perfect for any summertime event, and kids love the flavor! Choose any type of icing to decorate your strawberry cake, and it will taste delicious! Do not forget to top it off with some fresh strawberries for a little something extra! Click here to see the full recipe!

Summer Squash Cupcakes

These cupcakes are the perfect bite of both savory and sweet! While squash is not your traditional cupcake ingredient, we insist you at least give it a try! Choose from a variety of toppings including almonds, walnuts, and cashews to give your cupcakes an extra crunch. With only 20 minutes preparation time, how can you afford not to make these cupcakes? See the full recipe here!

Peanut Butter S’mores Ice Cream Cake

You might be confused, a smores ice cream cake? How does that work? Give the classic campfire treat a makeover! Summertime means it is HOT, so break out the ice cream! The best part is no cooking is required! With the combination of chocolate, peanut butter, peanuts and marshmallows it is guaranteed to melt in your mouth. To learn more, click here.

Tropical Carrot Cake

A unique take on a classic recipe, this carrot promises to be delicious! With a whole can of crushed pineapple, you are guaranteed to have never had a carrot cake quite like this one! If you love coconut, do not worry. This carrot cake has plenty of shredded coconut for everyone! Perfect for a more formal dining occasion, you simply must try it! To get the full recipe, click here.

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