Ditch the Copious Frosting with These 12 Gorgeous Naked Cakes
Introducing the naked cake, the newest dessert trend that’s light on frosting but still surprisingly gorgeous. Whip one of these babies up for the holidays...or a show stopping wedding cake—and scandalize your loved ones with your newfound (culinary) nudity.
Cookies-and-Cream Naked Cake
Your favorite cookie gets an upgrade.
Naked Lemon and Olive Oil Layer Cake
Absolutely stunning (and surprisingly easy to pull off).
NAKED CAKE WITH CANDIED AND SUGARED BERRIES
Hey, is it cool if we eat this for breakfast?
STRAWBERRIES AND CREAM CAKE
If you want to get really ambitious, make matching cupcakes.
BASIL MASCARPONE BUTTERCREAM CHOCOLATE CAKE
It’s not just for pizza and pasta.
APPLE SPICE CAKE WITH CARAMEL DRIZZLE
A tasty twist on the caramel apple.
BROWN BUTTER PUMPKIN CAKE
Fall in three delicious layers. (Bye, PSL.)