21 tasty Mother's Day cakes
1 Fresh coconut layer cake
This light, heavenly coconut cake makes the perfect sweet treat to end any meal.
2 Chocolate pound cake
A rich chocolate pound cake that is as easy to make as it is delicious to eat.
3 Milk chocolate haystack ice cream loaf
Chocolate, ice cream and sweet coconut make for an enticing and decadent layered cake.
4 Chocolate marquise
This elegant-looking recipe is easy to make and look beautiful and impressive on the plate.
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1 Pound of chocolate cake
Indulge with this rich, dense chocolate cake and decadent ganache topping.
2 Nigella Lawson's cherry cheesecake
Nigella Lawson's unbaked cherry cheesecake is easy to make and delicious to taste.
3 Chocolate zebra cake
This striped confection is a double dose of chocolate that is as pleasing to look at as it is to eat.
4 Key lime cake
A beautiful and delicious cake that deserves to be up on a pedestal.
1 Graham cracker cake
This yummy graham cracker cake is the perfect treat for any occasion.
2 Orange sour cream bundt cake
Bake this velvety dessert for your next dinner party and you'll have your friends asking for the recipe.
3 Sokoto moelleux au chocolat
This delicate traditional French cake can be served with fruit and tea.
1 Flourless chocolate cake
Taste a hint of hazelnut with this flourless chocolate cake recipe from Donna Hay.
2 Carrot cake
A zest of orange brightens up this classic carrot cake.
3 Rustic California walnut torte
Have your guests reaching for seconds with this delicious walnut torte.
4 Peach cake
Get a taste of summer with this sweet peach cake.
1 Nigella Lawson's maple pecan bundt cake
This delicious maple pecan bundt cake is a perfect tea-time treat.
2 Lemon pound cake with green tea syrup
Add green tea for flavour to this delicate lemon pound cake.
3 Nigella's incredibly easy chocolate fruitcake
Nigella Lawson shares how to update this holiday classic with a little touch of chocolate.
1 Mini white chocolate and raspberry cheesecakes
These mini cheesecakes are delicious bite-sized treats that are sure to delight your guests.
2 Red velvet layer cake
Much easier to make than it looks, this red velvet layer cake hits the mark every time.
3 Sticky pecan upside-down cupcakes
Whipped cream or ice cream is a good accompaniment for these cupcakes.
Looking for more amazing Mother's Day treats? Check out our list of delicious dessert recipes.