15 Cute Birthday Cake-Inspired Recipes
From waffles and cold drinks to freezer pops, here are the most clever ways to rework a birthday cake’s spectacular sprinkles and frosting!
My Baking Addiction
Birthday Cookies solve the problem when you have a no-plates serving situation, like a pool party. No cake slicer or server needed—just hand out these frosted beauties!
Psst… If you love cookies, you’ll want to see this.
Inspired by Charm
Birthday Cake Martini
This adults-only birthday cake martini is the best of both worlds—sweet and Instagram-friendly. Plus, blogger Michael Wurm, Jr., went the extra mile with a rainbow sprinkle rim, which sticks well thanks to a sweet coat of honey.
(Something tells us Joanna Gaines would love this, too.)
Birthday Cake Macarons
In the mood for some elegant French macarons? This delicate almond-flavored treat has pretty purple sandwich cookies topped with, naturally, sprinkles.
The Skinny Fork
Birthday Cake Protein Shake
This birthday-cake inspired recipe from The Skinny Fork—a “Cake Batter” Protein Shake—has 44g protein and, dare we say, it might be good for you!
House of Yumm
Cake Batter Cups
Don’t want to make a whole cake but still crave that birthday cake taste? House of Yumm’s Cake Batter Cups are your new best friend. Imagine a Reese’s Peanut Butter Cup, except it’s white chocolate stuffed with edible cake batter!