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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+ - 1,917 486
Ice cream cake is listed (or ranked) 3 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 1,390 727
Carrot cake is listed (or ranked) 4 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 1,156 615
Lemon cake is listed (or ranked) 5 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 1,049 685
Coffee cake is listed (or ranked) 6 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 1,051 391
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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+ - 1,374 554
Red velvet cake is listed (or ranked) 9 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 501 183
strawberry shortcake is listed (or ranked) 10 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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German chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 11 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 847 501
Chocolate Pudding Cake is listed (or ranked) 12 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Pudding Cake

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

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+ - 895 486
Angel food cake is listed (or ranked) 14 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Devil's food cake is listed (or ranked) 15 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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Pound cake is listed (or ranked) 16 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 828 563
Boston cream pie is listed (or ranked) 17 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 888 547
Black Forest cake is listed (or ranked) 18 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 872 366
White Cake is listed (or ranked) 19 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 623 514
Swiss roll is listed (or ranked) 20 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 730 618
Pineapple Upside Down Cake is listed (or ranked) 21 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Pineapple Upside Down Cake

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

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+ - 573 527
Apple cake is listed (or ranked) 23 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 409 211
Éclair is listed (or ranked) 24 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 292 207
Coconut cake is listed (or ranked) 25 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 547 425
Bundt Cake is listed (or ranked) 26 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 574 501
Banana Cake is listed (or ranked) 27 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 644 411
Funfetti Cake is listed (or ranked) 28 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Funfetti Cake

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+ - 521 319
Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake is listed (or ranked) 29 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Chocolate Chocolate Chip Cake

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+ - 565 415
Butter Cake is listed (or ranked) 30 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Butter Cake

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+ - 323 139
Banana bread is listed (or ranked) 31 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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

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

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

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+ - 245 168
Marble cake is listed (or ranked) 35 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 608 419
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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+ - 467 456
Petit Fours is listed (or ranked) 37 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness
Petit Fours

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+ - 410 396
Sponge cake is listed (or ranked) 38 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 322 104
Chocolate Fudge Cake is listed (or ranked) 39 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 327 125
Funnel cake is listed (or ranked) 40 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 269 173
Beignet is listed (or ranked) 41 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 515 387
Tres leches cake is listed (or ranked) 42 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 467 367
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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+ - 134 116
Pumpkin bread is listed (or ranked) 45 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 221 182
Pain au chocolat is listed (or ranked) 46 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 277 489
Dacquoise is listed (or ranked) 47 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 286 339
Flourless chocolate cake is listed (or ranked) 48 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 189 176
Charlotte is listed (or ranked) 49 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness

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+ - 106 81
Strawberry pie is listed (or ranked) 50 on the list Every Single Type of Cake, Ranked by Deliciousness