foods Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness  

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The best cakes on the planet also qualify as some of the best desserts in the world. Who doesn't love a delicious cake? No matter what side you're on in the "cake vs. pie" debate, almost everyone can admit that a good slice of cake is one of life's finest pleasures. Now that we've gotten that out of the way, the question is: which types of cakes are the absolute best? Does the classic chocolate cake take the crown? Or do more mellow flavors like vanilla and Angel food appeal more to your palette? All the best cakes from every culture are on this list ranked from best to worst. Suffice it to say: if you are looking for a crowd-pleaser, you should consult this list for ideas on different types of cakes that people love the most.

Whether you think the best cake is Funfetti birthday cake or that there's nothing better than an ice cream cake or carrot cake, this list has them all. The best cakes make the best desserts, and if you ate all of the tasty cakes on this list, you may never get out of the heavenly food coma that results.

What are the best, most popular cakes? What are the most delicious cakes? What is the best cake for a special occasion? Is a yummy cake better than a fancy cake? What are the top 10 cakes? All these questions and more will be answered in this list of the best cakes for every occasion. If you can't find a delicious cake on this list that you want to nom right now, maybe you're just a pie person.

If you want to have your cake and eat ice cream too, there are even more delicious dessert lists like the best ice cream flavors for you to peruse. And if you want to weigh in on the cake vs pie issue, there's the aptly titled cake or pie list.

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Chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 1 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Cheesecake is listed (or ranked) 2 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Ice cream cake is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Carrot cake is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Coffee cake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Lemon cake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Chocolate Mousse Cake is listed (or ranked) 7 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Mousse Cake

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Molten chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 8 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Red velvet cake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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strawberry shortcake is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Chocolate Pudding Cake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Pudding Cake

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German chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Angel food cake is listed (or ranked) 13 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Devil's food cake is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Tiramisu is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Boston cream pie is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Black Forest cake is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Pound cake is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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White Cake is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Pineapple Upside Down Cake is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Pineapple Upside Down Cake

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Swiss roll is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Éclair is listed (or ranked) 22 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Layer Cake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Layer Cake

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Apple cake is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Bundt Cake is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Coconut cake is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Banana Cake is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake

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Funfetti Cake is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Funfetti Cake

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Butter Cake is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Butter Cake

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Spice cake is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Gingerbread Cake is listed (or ranked) 32 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Gingerbread Cake

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Banana bread is listed (or ranked) 33 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Petit Fours is listed (or ranked) 34 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Petit Fours

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Yellow Cake is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Chocolate Chip Cake is listed (or ranked) 36 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Chip Cake

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Marble cake is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Chocolate Fudge Cake is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Beignet is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Funnel cake is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Sponge cake is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Tres leches cake is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Peanut Butter Cup Cake is listed (or ranked) 43 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Peanut Butter Cup Cake

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Rum cake is listed (or ranked) 44 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Pumpkin bread is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Pain au chocolat is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Dacquoise is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Flourless chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Fruit cake is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness