There’s nothing like a delicious piece of Christmas cake while you’re enjoying time with the family. Share the love, and enjoy these 48 Christmas Cake Recipes!

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1. Christmas Vanilla Roll Cake


A simple vanilla roll cake with red and green dots and spirals of creamy buttercream is the perfect dessert for Christmas parties.

From: ATreatsAffair

2. Christmas Crunch Cake

Our classic frozen crunch cake, made extra festive for Christmas with a kiss of almond that gives this dessert favorite all the flavors of sugar cookie season!

From: Tablespoon

3. Christmas Cranberry Pound Cake

Thinking about Christmas recipes ? Then you should think about tasty pound cake with cranberries and white chocolate and a beautiful white glaze. However, you simply have to try this heavenly Christmas Cranberry Pound Cake !

From: OMGChocolateDesserts

4. Snow White Roll Cake

Only 7 ingredients for this gorgeous snow white roll cake with white chocolate mousse filling. The secret? Cake mix and 2-ingredient mousse filling!

From: SweetAndSavory

5. Chocolate Gingerbread Cake

This chocolate gingerbread cake is a delicious twist on a holiday classic. A rich chocolate spice cake paired with a silky dark chocolate ganache.

From: LivForCake

6. No Bake Peppermint Cheesecake

If you are looking for the perfect Christmas dessert, this No Bake Peppermint Cheesecake will be perfect. Great subtle peppermint flavors in this super simple cheesecake. Makes for a perfect holiday dessert.

From: CincyShopper

7. Cinnamon Dolce Latte Cake

Cinnamon Dolce Latte Cake with Mascarpone Frosting is my pride and joy this season. Everyone that was fortunate enough to have a taste at my house, swooned in momentary ecstasy.

From: ASpicyPerspective

8. White Chocolate Candy Cane Cake

This cake is perfect for the holiday season. It’s so festive and bright that it will be the perfect addition to your holiday dinner tables!

From: LivForCake

9. Tiramisu Yule Log

There’s nothing more impressive than bringing a log to Christmas dinner; a tiramisu yule log cake that is! I don’t believe I’ve ever intrigued my family more with a dessert than when I brought this over to my parents’. It’s one of those cakes that forces people do a double take, back up and admire the details.

From: NatashasKitchen

10. Christmas Spice Cake

We’re calling it Christmas Spice Cake because it’s got all those warming spices that make us think of cozy slippers and falling snow, but really it can be whenever-you-want spice cake.  Let’s be honest, whenever cakes are always the best cakes.

From: HungerThirstPlay

11. Fancy Christmas Cakes

Creating a beautiful and delicious mini-cake for your Holiday celebration has never been easier! These Fancy Christmas Cakes are as tasty as they are festive!

From: IAmBaker

12. Soft Gingerbread Cake with Sparkling Cranberries

This  Soft Gingerbread Cake with Sparkling Cranberries is so majestic. I am planning on leaving it out the whole Christmas eve and Christmas day, because it is such an absolute beautiful centre piece for the Christmas table. It stands tall and proud and really gives you that Christmassy (is that even a word?) feeling.

From: Baking-Ginger

13. Cranberry, Orange & Walnut Layer Cake

This festive cranberry, orange and walnut layer cake with a frosted cranberry crown is perfect for Christmas! Make 3×9 inch layers or 4×6 inch layers.

From: SuperGoldenBakes

14. Cranberry Bundt Cake

Real ingredients make holiday foods better. This fresh cranberry cake recipe is an example of that.  The cranberry sour cream bundt cake features fresh cranberries and organic sour cream & butter.

From: MomFoodie

15. Peppermint Bark Cheesecake

If you love chocolate, peppermint and Oreo you’ll love this cake. It has three delicious layer-Oreo crust, creamy cheesecake filling loaded with peppermint bark pieces and white chocolate ganache on top garnished with crushed candy canes, whipped cream and dark chocolate.

From: LilLuna

16. Chocolate Peppermint Bundt Cake

This Chocolate Peppermint Crunch Bundt Cake is a rich, dense chocolate cake with just a hint of peppermint. The chocolate ganache topping is sweet and decadent and topped with Andes Peppermint Crunch. It’s the perfect holiday dessert!

From: YellowBlissRoad

17. Christmas Mini Bundt Cakes

We found a mini Bundt pan and made Christmas Mini Bundt Cakes.  We weren’t sure if they would turn out as good as the original, but they sure did.  Not only will they look great on our Christmas dessert table, but they are perfect for giving out to our friends and family as a small Christmas gift.

From: TwoSistersCrafting

18. Christmas Swirl Bundt Cakes

The cake is just stunning, really, no words. The kind of cake you don’t even want to cut into because it is so beautiful. I wanted to create my own swirl cake for the holidays… but with my own recipe and different colors: Christmas Bundt Cake.

From: SavoryExperiments

19. Ugly Sweater Cake


It’s an Ugly Christmas Cake and isn’t it adorable! I just love it! All the bright colors and cheerful designs that you’d find on the actual cloth version. So much fun. And scrumptious too! It’s a yellow cake underneath with a homemade buttercream frosting on top.

From: MomLovesBaking

20. Christmas Bundt Cake

Bundt cakes are simple and easy which is why I love them so much. Christmas time is such a busy time that I wanted to create a Christmas dessert recipe that didn’t require a ton of work, but still has that “wow” factor. This Christmas bundt cake does the trick!

From: BalancingMotherhood

21. Christmas Red Velvet Poke Cake

Christmas Red Velvet Poke Cake is so special and nice so I am very happy because this dessert is my choice for Christmas. I don’t know who is happier, me or my children but I know that we will enjoy in this Christmas Red Velvet Poke Cake. Merry Christmas!

From: YummiestFood

22. White Chocolate Gingerbread Poke Cake

The cake itself is super moist, but the white chocolate pudding just takes it over the edge. It is so luscious, and the creamy, silky pudding complements the rich, spiciness of the cake so incredibly well.

From: JuliasEatsAndTreats

23. Eggnog Poke Cake

Easy to make desserts are always a winner during the holiday season. If you’re throwing a party, you want a dessert that your guests will rave about but doesn’t require you spending all of your time in the kitchen getting it ready. That is where with Eggnog Poke Cake comes in handy.

From: OhSweetBasil

24. Chocolate Christmas Tree Cake

Chocolate Christmas Tree Cake is not only a show stopping center piece for your next party, but it’s also completely delicious and you can make it in just a few hours.

From: MomLovesBaking

25. Vegan Christmas Grinch Cake

I am revisiting my cake decorating days with a Simple Grinch Cake for this Christmas, you only need two recipes and no special tools. I promise with this technique even the most non artistic of you can pull this off!

From: GretchensVeganBakery

26. Holiday Popcorn Cake

I recommend picking up slices and eating it with your hands instead of asking your guests to eat it with a fork.  It’s perfect as a hand-held dessert.  Everyone will love the buttery marshmallow and popcorn combination with crunchy mint chocolate pieces mixed in.

From: RecipeGirl

27. Eggnog Spice Blondie Cheesecake

This Eggnog Spice Blondie Cheesecake is all your eggnog dreams come true. 🙂 The blondie base is full of my favorite spices of the season – cinnamon, nutmeg, ginger and cloves. It is moist and chewy and wonderful. The no bake eggnog cheesecake on top is smooth, thick and creamy. The combination of flavors and textures make this a must-make Christmas dessert.

From: LifeLoveSugar

28. Eggnog Cake

This Eggnog Layer Cake is super moist, fluffy and FULL of eggnog flavor! It has more than one cup of eggnog between the cake and frosting, as well as rum flavoring in the frosting. So good and perfect for Christmas!

From: LifeLoveAndSugar

29. Chocolate Peppermint Dream Cake

I used my favorite super moist chocolate cake base and topped it with creamy peppermint frosting and crushed candy canes. I considered adding mint to the chocolate cake as well, however I am so glad I didn’t. It was perfect as is…and any more mint would have been too much. It actually turned out tasting like a Peppermint Patty!

From: TheNoviceChef

30. Peppermint Fudge Cake

This Peppermint Fudge Cake is one of the best Christmas desserts. The homemade fudgy chocolate cake has no peppermint in the cake batter to prevent an overpowering flavor. Instead, the peppermint is added to the luscious buttercream frosting. It’s a perfect balance.

From: BakedByAnIntrovert

31. Snowflake Cake

A special time of year calls for a special cake! This ombré peppermint snowflake cake is a winter wonderland showstopper! Candy melt snowflakes cover this peppermint-kissed cake with a candy cane surprise in every piece.

From: PreppyKitchen

32. Christmas Funfetti Cheesecake

This Christmas funfetti cheesecake layer cake is delicious, fun, and full of holiday spirit.  It’s a cake you MUST serve at your holidays parties!

From: ItsyBitsyKitchen

33. Vintage Christmas Jell-O Poke Cake

Vintage Christmas Jell-O Poke Cake

Jell-O cakes or refrigerator cakes date back as far as our grandmothers and are still a favorite in many households including mine. What I love most about Jell-O poke cakes is how you can interchange the Jell-O flavors to match just about any holiday.

From: MommysKitchen

34. Christmas Lasagna


Christmas Lasagna is whimsical layered dessert with buttery red velvet shortbread cookie crust, peppermint cheesecake layer, white chocolate pudding, whipped cream and mini marshmallows on top. I’m sure it will be a hit at your Christmas gathering, like this Christmas Cheesecake, too! Merry Christmas everyone!!!

From: OMGChocolateDesserts

35. Rock Candy Christmas Cake

You could be serving this Rock Candy Christmas Cake to your family and friends and be the star of Instagram. (Seriously, everyone will be getting their phones out to take a picture!)

From: IAmBaker

36. Christmas Tree Ruffle Cake

A Surprise Inside Cake! The inside of this precious little cake that nearly killed me to cut into I loved it so is a red and green striped ornament!

From: IAmBaker

37. Christmas Checkerboard Cake

Creating a Christmas inspired Checkerboard Cake is a really fun way to delight friends and family! To make this cake easier, feel free to separate the steps over a course of days. Prepare the cakes one day, and then chill. Cut the cakes the next day and assemble the cake, then cover in crumb coat. On the next day, pipe all your poinsettia’s and cover the outside of the cake with the dollop design. Then chill until ready to serve!

From: IAmBaker

38. Santa’s Belt Surprise Inside Cake

Merry Christmas and Ho, Ho, Ho, and I hope you enjoy my Santa’s Belt Surprise-Inside Cake! Chill until ready to serve. (because red buttercream bleeds so easy) You will want to serve this cake cold to get the best visual effects. When I removed the piece in the video my cake was room-temperature and the colors bled a little.

From: IAmBaker

39. Santa’s House Cake

Quite possibly one of my favorite holiday cakes… this Santa House Cake is not only fun and festive but REALLY delicious!

From: IAmBaker

40. Peppermint Mocha Bundt Cake

Peppermint Mocha Bundt Cake is the absolute PERFECT holiday cake! It’s as easy as it is beautiful and loaded with chocolate, coffee, and peppermint flavors.

From: HandleTheHeat

41. Christmas Cranberry White Choc Cheesecake


Amazing Christmas Cheesecake to make your holiday season as delicious and magical as you imagine! This heavenly dessert is a vanilla bean cheesecake layered with an easy cranberry jam and smooth white chocolate mousse.

From: WillCookForSmiles

42. Holiday Peppermint Cake

This Holiday Peppermint Cake has become a holiday favorite – we look forward to it every year! We really love that extra bit of flavor that comes from the peppermint syrup! Although we love this with white cake, you can mix it up with a chocolate cake. Make it the same way for a chocolate-mint treat your friends and family will love!

From: LoveBakesGoodCakes

43. Holiday Snowflake Cake

The coconut sprinkled on this old-fashioned fluffy white cake gives the impression of snow inside the house without the cold. It’s a beautiful dessert that is a fitting end to a delicious winter meal. It’s best to frost the cake just before serving as the frosting may soften over time. —Lynne Peterson, Salt Lake City, Utah

From: TasteOfHome

44. Gingerbread Cake

This Gingerbread Cake is honestly one of the best things I’ve ever had. It tastes like a Starbucks gingerbread loaf, but a million times better. The tangy cream cheese frosting pairs so well with the sweet spice cake. A perfect cake for your holiday celebrations!

From: LivForCake

45. Cranberry Christmas Cake


This Cranberry Christmas Cake is one of those recipes that is an instant favorite every single time someone new tastes it. Tart cranberries, sweet buttery cake, and a fantastic texture all combined to basically beg me to eat another piece.

From: BarefeetInTheKitchen

46. Sparkling Cranberry White Chocolate Cake

This Sparkiling Cranberry White Chocolate Cake is no doubt a new favorite – especially for Christmas! The cake is incredibly moist and flavorful and the cranberries add the prefect burst of fruity flavor. The white chocolate icing compliments the cake wonderfully. And the sparkling cranberries on top are beautiful and make it look like is just snowed. If I can’t get a white Christmas down here in the South, I’ll have a sparkling white cake. 🙂

From: LifeLoveSugar

47. Eggnog Cheesecake With Sugared Cranberries

This Eggnog Cheesecake sits on top of a spiced gingersnap crust and is topped with beautiful sugared cranberries. This is the ultimate dessert for the holidays!

From: QueensLeeAppetit

48. White Christmas Truffle Cake

As the name suggests, this creation is part cake, part truffle, and therefore the most luxurious thing one would expect on Christmas. The cake layer has three ingredients as does the truffle topping. Simple and elegant.

From: Vikalinka