Your place for traditional Italian recipes

Italian Cake Recipes

This is a 'coffee-cake' style dessert filled with slices of fresh apples that have been flavored with Amaretto liqueur.

Torte di Mele Recipe  >>

Cakes with Fruit and/or Nuts

Caramel Apple Coffee Cake
Lemon Cake filled with Raspberry Jam
Lemon Ricotta Cake
Pistachio Whipped Cream Cake
Caramel Apple Coffee Cake
This cake has a texture similar to a carrot cake ... it's a dense cake with a slightly spicy flavor and filled with bits of fresh apple.

Caramel Apple Cake Recipe  >>
Cake with Wine and Grapes
"Torta al Vino"
Fresh grapes are embedded in this cake that is also flavored with white wine and either lemon or orange zest.  It is a dense, rustic cake that you can serve as a dessert or light breakfast.

Cake with Wine and Grapes Recipe  >>
Lemon Cake with Raspberry Jam
This is a nice cake for people who don't like very sweet desserts. The flavor is reminiscent of a fresh jelly doughnut.

Lemon Cake Recipe  >>
Lemon Ricotta Cake
Lemon Ricotta Cake is a combination of a pudding and a cake.  Remove the cake from the oven when the center is still slightly soft. Once the cake is refrigerated the center becomes firm.

Lemon Ricotta Cake Recipe  >>
Peach Amaretto Cake
This is a simple cake to make but the combination of peaches, almonds, and an Amaretto-flavored syrup make it a very moist, flavorful dessert.
Pistachio Whipped Cream Cake
This is a delicious cake that is nice enough for a special occasion.  The cake is slightly dense and studded with chopped walnuts.  The light and creamy icing just melts in your mouth.

Pistachio Cake Recipe  >>
Italian Cake Recipes
Italian Cake Recipes
Home     |    Privacy Policy    |    Site Map   |  About |   Contact Us
Copyright  2001 - 2023   Sandra Laux
Pumpkin Pudding Cake from the Veneto region of Italy
Pumpkin Pudding Cake
Is it a cake or is it a pudding?  This dense, moist dessert has the consistency of pumpkin pie with the added flavors and texture of candied orange, ginger,and pine nuts.

Pumpkin Pudding Cake  >>
Homemade Limoncello
Ricotta Cheese
Italian Liqueurs
Roasted Chestnuts
Candied Orange Peel
Zucchini Bundt Cake with Crunchy Orange Glaze
Zucchini Bundt Cake
with Crunchy Orange Glaze
Shredded zucchini, spices, orange zest, and walnuts make this is a very moist and flavorful cake.  A mixture or orange juice and sugars brushed over the still warm cake dries to form a slightly crunchy glaze.

Zucchini Bundt Cake  >>
Italian Apple Cake
Torte di Mele - Italian Apple Cake
Italian Apple Cake
Italian Apple Cake II
A delicious old-fashioned style cake filled with apples flavored with cinnamon, lemon, and vanilla and topped with more apple slices and sugar that slightly caramelizes the topping during baking.

Italian Apple Cake Recipe  >>
Polenta Shortcakes with Strawberries
The polenta adds a pleasing crunch to these shortcakes topped with the juicy strawberries and Limoncello-flavored whipped cream.

Polenta Shortcakes Recipe  >>
Raspberry and Amaretti Cake
A delicious cake for breakfast or brunch, this cake has the texture of a muffin studded with juicy fresh raspberries and topped with a crunchy crumb topping flavored with amaretti.

Raspberry and Amaretti Cake >>
Cranberry-Cream Cheese Coffee Cake
This tender and moist orange-flavored cake is studded with fresh cranberries, with a layer of cream cheese and a crumb topping.

Cranberry Coffee Cake Recipe  >>
Toasted Almond Cream Cake
A variation of a classic tiramisu, ladyfingers are soaked in an amaretto-flavored milk mixture, layered with Italian mascarpone cream, and topped with crunchy amaretti cookie and almond crumbs.

Toasted Almond Cream Cake  >>
An authentic guide to the mouthwatering sweets of Southern Italy, including regional specialties that are virtually unknown in this country as well as variations on more popular desserts.
Orange Olive Oil Cake
A simple but delicious cake made from fresh squeezed orange juice, orange zest and olive oil.

Orange Olive Oil Cake Recipe  >>
Pumpkin Ricotta Cake
This pumpkin cake is made with a delicious ricotta cheese custard that sinks into the cake batter during baking, forming a ribbon of cheese throughout the cake.

Pumpkin Ricotta Cake  >>
Makes it easy to remove cheesecakes and tarts from the metal pan bases.  Wide 10 inch diameter head is big enough for most cakes
Freshly made from cold-pressed coconuts, with a light and pleasant coconut taste and aroma.
Our Favorite Carrot Cake
Our family's favorite carrot cake is dense; filled with walnuts for some crunch, with pineapple that makes it moist and with coconut to add a sweet, delicate flavor.

Carrot Cake Recipe  >>
Back to Top >>
Almond and Ricotta Cake (Gluten-Free)
This cake is incredibly moist and dense with a bit of crunch from the almond topping.  Made with almond flour and ricotta it is naturally gluten free.

Almond and Ricotta Cake Recipe  >>
We may earn a commission when you use one of our links to make a purchase.
Almond and Carrot Cake
Made with almond flour, this gluten-free cake is loaded with almond flavor and the nutritional benefits of carrots for a delicious version of an Italian carrot cake.

Almond and Carrot Cake Recipe  >>
Chocolate Amaretti Cake
Moist and delicious, this gluten-free cake made with almond flour is a chocolate lover's dream with the added flavor of Italian amaretti cookies.

Chocolate Amaretti Cake Recipe  >>
Shop King Arthur Baking for all your baking needs!
Mini Amaretto Coffee Cakes
These mini coffee cakes have an almond and brown sugar streusel layer in the middle of each cake and are topped with an Amaretto glaze with toasted almonds.

Amaretto Coffee Cakes Recipe >>