Hiya everyone! Today we’d like to share with you guys the top 9 most trendy cakes in 2020! But let’s first start off this article by discussing what exactly is ‘trendy’? We always see people describe something as trendy, but what does it actually mean? Well, for starters, when you call something trendy, you are saying it fits to the latest trend or style, that it is very up-to-date and appeals to the younger generation. Which is why we always use it to describe things like fashion or music. Not only those of course, but we can also use the word trendy to describe cakes as well! There are many different types of cakes in this world, some a little more traditional while others are more modern and stylish. And whichever cake you prefer to eat solely depends on your individual taste!
But if you want to keep up with the current cake trends, and learn about which are the most popular cakes this year, then you should definitely check out this great list that we have prepared! Here we have the top 9 most trendiest cakes in 2020! From the more extravagant ones like Geode Cake and Island Jelly cake, to the simpler ones like Naked cake and Chiffon cake. Not only do these cakes look amazing, but they are also great for any occasion be it birthdays, weddings, baby showers, and more. They would surely wow your guests at any event. All of these cakes are worth a try and you definitely won’t regret baking them! We hoped this serves as an inspiration to you on what to bake next!
Textured Buttercream Cake
It’s time to take your plain buttercream cake to the next level! Messy textured cakes are very popular right now. There’s just something about the simple elegance of these designs that makes them shine! There are many textured buttercream cake tutorials that are easy to follow online so why not try it yourself today!
Geode cakes are one of the most popular wedding cakes in these recent years! What’s special about these cakes are that they are made to look like natural rock structure crystals by using colourful rock candy! They may look very complicated at first glance, but don’t worry, they are surprisingly quite easy to make at home!
Island Jelly Cake
Ever wanted to escape on an island getaway? To feel the soft sand at your feet and the relaxing sound of the waves. Well, now you can create your own mini island with this island jelly cake! Make it look super realistic by crafting your own sand and seashells with baking materials and even creating your own beautiful ocean with jelly!
Ahh! Look away! The cake is naked! Just kidding, cakes can’t wear clothes. Naked cakes are actually layer cakes that are served with little to no frosting on their sides, and are one of the biggest wedding trends in the 2010s. Sometimes, simplicity is beauty. In the end, the most simple cakes may be the best after all.
Tom & Jerry Cheesecake
Were you a fan of Tom & Jerry when you were a kid? Why not make this cake that was inspired by the cartoon! It’s a cheesecake that actually looks like cheese on the outside, but when you cut into it there is some delicious cheesecake inside just waiting to surprise you! Delicious and cute, it’s perfect for children and adults alike.
Made with simple ingredients like water, flour, eggs, and sugar, Chiffon cakes are light and airy with a spongy texture. They are very delicious and suitable to eat for any occasion! Did you know, Chiffon cakes are actually a little healthier compared to other cakes because it doesn’t require butter to make. So it is a great cake to make for your health-conscious friends!
Fault Line Cake
Fault line cakes are also another popular cake trend in the past few years! It is made on the fact that there is a fault in the cake, that the cake looks imperfect. But in imperfection is where we find beauty! Which is why the crevice in the middle is usually filled with sprinkles, cookies, flowers and more. Not only does it look great it is also very delicious to eat.
Cakes never go out of style, but there’s one particular cake that is very popular lately. Just like everything else that’s trending, k-fashion, k-pop, k-beauty. Korean cakes are also what’s currently trending in the cake world! Also called Korean minimalist cakes, these cakes usually feature pastel colours with text or minimalist accents like flowers and petals. Simple yet elegant!
Mermaids are always so beautiful and elegant, and this Mermaid Cake is no different! This tall buttercream cake with mermaid tails and fondant accessories will steal everyone’s heart, and add a sprinkle of fantasy to any party! So if you want an impressive cake that will surely wow your guests at your next party, you know which cake to bake!
We hope our list above will leave you inspired and excited to bake a trendy and delicious cake for your next party! If you have any baking-related questions or you want to share the cakes you made with us, feel free to our community group! We are a fun and friendly bunch that loves helping each other when it comes to baking!
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