Holidays & Events

It’s time to celebrate! Get inspired to go above-and-beyond with our special recipes for holidays and events that take you from appetizers to dessert.

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Pecan Banana Bundt Cake

1 review

My daughter, Liz, often made this banana bundt cake for us. It was delicious and different. She discovered five-spice powder during a culinary class field trip. —Marina Castle Kelley, Canyon Country, California

Summer Squash Pound Cake

1 review

This golden brown, tender pound cake is the perfect treat to make when you have an abundance of summer squash...


Red Velvet Pound Cake

1 review

This delicious red velvet pound cake is the perfect combination of flavors. Make sure the cake has cooled before icing...


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Blueberries and Cream Coffee Cake

23 reviews

This blueberry coffee cake is my go-to recipe for all of our holiday get-togethers because it's perfect for breakfast or...


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Jelly Donut Cake

5 reviews

Cake. Doughnuts. Now you don't have to choose between the two. Impress your family with this easy jelly-filled cake. Try...

Raspberry Moscow Mule Cake

5 reviews

This Moscow mule cake is my favorite cake I've ever made from scratch. It's so moist and flavorful, and it...


Margarita Cake

3 reviews

This margarita cake is perfect for a picnic on a warm day. You'll be surprised at how closely it tastes...

Peanut Butter Bundt Cake

8 reviews

This peanut butter Bundt cake with frosting is heavenly to me. I use smooth peanut butter, but crunchy would work,...


Double Butterscotch Coconut Cake

2 reviews

I got this recipe from a co-worker years ago, and then I changed it a bit by adding a family...


40 Heirloom Fall Bundt Cake Recipes

An old-fashioned Bundt cake is the perfect sweet treat for fall—tasty, comforting and just like grandma used to make! Curl...


Garlic Rosemary Pull-Apart Bread

4 reviews

This recipe is a different type of pull-apart bread. Eat it by itself, dipped in marinara, or as part of...

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Chocolate Comfort Cake

29 reviews

This moist and delicious chocolate cake is usually the first dessert to go. People even eat the crumbs. It’s always...


Mom’s Citrus Buttermilk Cake

6 reviews

Everyone raves over this lovely lemon cake. It's divine with fresh raspberries and a scoop of vanilla ice cream. —Joan...


Ginger-Glazed Lemon Bundt

2 reviews

Tangy ginger, tart lemon and puckery cranberries make this melt-in-your-mouth cake as crisp—and gorgeous—as autumn. —Taste of Home Test Kitchen


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Pumpkin Bundt Cake

76 reviews

This pumpkin bundt cake recipe is perfect for fall. As it bakes, the aroma fills the house with a spicy...


Molded Cranberry-Orange Salad

19 reviews

When I take this dish to potlucks during the holidays, people always ooh and aah. Feel free to top with...

Rawhide’s Whiskey Cake

7 reviews

For several years, our neighbor gave us a moist, whiskey-flavored cake. I’ve tweaked the recipe, and now my friends want...


Easy Pistachio Tube Cake

4 reviews

Mixes make this light cake easy, and a fluted tube pan gets it holiday party-ready. Go for the pistachios on...


Holiday Cranberry Eggnog Cake

Got eggnog and cranberries? We use both in this yummy, moist cake for the holidays. Dollop with a sweet topping...


Jewish Apple Cake

6 reviews

A friend from New Hampshire gave me this Jewish apple cake recipe, which took a blue ribbon at the county...


Eggnog Tube Cake

23 reviews

My kids have declared this dessert one of their favorites. They love the festive eggnog flavor in the cake. —Mary...


Pumpkin Spice Cake

11 reviews

We sometimes call this pumpkin spice cake "Thanksgiving Cake" because it's a tasty alternative to pie, but we don't relegate...


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7UP Pound Cake

61 reviews

My grandmother gave me this 7UP pound cake recipe. On top of being delicious, this 7UP cake represents family tradition,...


Pumpkin Chip Cake with Walnuts

My grandmother gave me this family recipe. After a few changes, I made the treat even healthier and tastier. Holidays...

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Fluted Lemon Cake

4 reviews

My great-grandmother used to make this cake, which has been a family favorite for years. You won’t believe it starts...


Blueberry Sour Cream Coffee Cake

33 reviews

Holiday breakfasts would not be the same at our house without this delicious coffee cake. Whenever I take it anywhere,...


Caramel Apple Coffee Cake with Walnuts

2 reviews

I created this recipe after a trip to an orchard with my family. This moist cake is full of hearty...


Chocolate Pound Cake

4 reviews

You'll find that this cake goes well with ice cream, but it's also delicate enough to serve in small pieces...


Glazed Gingerbread Cake

7 reviews

This is a favorite dessert during the holidays and at special occasions. I’ve tried creating a glaze of some sort...


Lemon Poppy Seed Cake

9 reviews

This luscious, lemony poppy seed cake recipe from Betty Bjarnason is one of many collected by Brenda Wood of Egbert,...