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!
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.
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.
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!
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!