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5 Special Occasion Cakes


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Thanksgiving
A harvest themed cake is the perfect way to top of a Thanksgiving meal.
A harvest themed cake is the perfect way to top of a Thanksgiving meal.
Lisa DeNardi/Recaptured Charm

It only seems appropriate that a Thanksgiving cake would celebrate the harvest which makes this pumpkin spice cake by Lisa DeNardi of Recaptured Charm the perfect way to top off a Thanksgiving meal. While it may look complicated, a simple bundt cake pan is the secret to creating the shape of this pumpkin and fondant gives it a smooth finish. The stem and leaf decorations can be made in many ways and can be as simple or as elaborate as desired.


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