Whether you're planning on making a cake for a special occasion or you just fancy baking something impressive, we've rounded up some of our favourite showstopper cake recipes just for you...
Got a party coming up? Making a cake for a wedding? Want your cake to
stand out in a raffle? You’ve come to the right place! Our collection of
showstopping cakes are designed to impress.
wonders to jaw-dropping bakes, we have plenty of stunning cakes for you
to choose from – these are guaranteed to turn a few heads!
showstopping cakes, it’s all about the size – the bigger, the better!
These are some of our biggest, most impressive cakes yet!
Click through our showstopping cakes now to choose you favourite…
If you’re looking for a cake that is sure to steal the show then this is it! Layer upon layer of rosewater-infused cream, fresh raspberries and raspberry jam – this cake is just heavenly!
Get the recipe: Rose and raspberry cake
It might just look like an giant cupcake on the outside but this cake is sure to surprise! Cut into this jaw-dropping wonder to reveal it’s brightly coloured rainbow layers – tasty and impressive all in one!
Get the recipe: Giant rainbow cupcake
This cake is simple, yet effective which makes it the perfect showstopper! Packed with a creamy raspberry mousse filling and finished with a light rose buttercream, this cake will blow your guests’ taste buds away!
Get the recipe: Stacie Stewart’s raspberry, rose and vanilla cake
All eyes will be on this showstopping cake on the big day. With handmade roses and elegant fondant frills, this impressive cake not only looks good but tastes good too – go on, see for yourself!
Get the recipe: Wedding cake
You can’t beat a classic Victoria sponge recipe especially when it’s piled high like this beauty. Fresh berries and a light dusting of icing sugar turns this simple cake into a masterpiece!
Get the recipe: Berry Victoria sponge
This cake has definitely got the wow factor and is sure to turn a few heads. A giant cupcake covered in Maltesers and dusted with cocoa powder – who wouldn’t want a slice of this chocolaty delight?
Get the recipe: Chocolate giant cupcake
This chocolate cake is definitely worth showing off in public. A soft sponge covered with fresh cream, raspberries and a light drizzle of white chocolate, this cake would complete any special occasion!
Get the recipe: Double chocolate and raspberry cake
Nothing is more impressive than a massive red velvet cake, especially when it’s finished with a delicious cream cheese frosting. Watch their faces drop as you reveal the ruby red sponge beneath.
Get the recipe: Stacie Stewart’s red velvet cake
This impressive cake is encased in a hard white chocolate shell which would be impressive enough on it’s own but it’s also topped with hand-made macaroons and fresh berries – so elegant!
Get the recipe: White chocolate celebration cake
This jaw-dropping Victoria sponge is sky-high with layer upon layer of mixed fresh berries and cream. Fiona Cairns made the Royal Wedding cake so she knows a few things about showshopping cakes!
Get the recipe: Fiona Cairns’ Victoria sponge with summer berries
A carrot cake is a classic, well-loved bake – but how do you make it extra special? A toasted meringue topping is the perfect, rustic finish for such a delicious cake.
Get the recipe: Stacie Stewart’s skinny carrot meringue cake