Simple cake recipes from scratch

Welcome to simple cake recipes! This site contains over 200 classic recipes for baking various types of cakes from scratch. It may be of particular interest to those interested in chocolate cake recipes from scratch, icing recipes for cakes, how to make cake icing, caramel cake recipes, and simple cake recipes in general. The recipes on this site are collected from several public domain recipes books some of which are nearly one hundred years old.

Thanks for visiting, and hope you enjoy the simple cake recipes contained on the site. Cake recipes from scratch can take longer to make than instant cake mixes and are more of a challenge, but the satisfaction from the knowledge that its entirely of your own making and that you’re aware of each and every ingredient is well worth it.