4th of July Cakes

Jun 16

With the 4th of July just around the corner (can you believe it?!) — I’m thinking of perfect summer time cakes that will be sure to please a full house. Each of the cakes has the patriotic summer time feeling that you’ve been looking for for that special 4th of July desert. Get ready to celebrate with any one of these mouth watering, summer feeling, crowd pleasing, 4th of July cakes! 

4th of July Cakes
Yummy 4th of July Cakes

With layers of raspberry cake, vanilla cake and blueberry cake, this Red, White and Blue Berry Cake is the perfect dessert for your 4th of July celebrations.

A patriotic funfetti cake, made with tender white cake layers, mixed with red, white and blue sprinkles, covered in a whipped vanilla buttercream.

Patriotic Funfetti Cake

Cherry Cheese Pie Cake – cream cheese cake layers baked on graham cracker crusts, filled with a cheesecake filling, homemade cherry pie filling and graham cracker buttercream.

Cherry Cheese Pie Cake

Root Beer Float Cake – Root beer cake layers with root beer buttercream, root beer drip, fresh whipped cream and a cherry on top.

Root Beer Float Cake

Blueberry Delight Cake – Nilla wafer crust, lemon ricotta cake layers, ricotta filling, blueberry compote, and blueberry buttercream.

Blueberry Delight Cake

Watermelon Cake with Lime Curd – White cake layers doused in a watermelon simple syrup and layered with watermelon buttercream and lime curd.

Watermelon Cake


Learn how to make gorgeous red and blue buttercream that won’t stain your teeth!

Spending the 4th of July with friends and family is something that I look forward to every year! Watching the fireworks with a dessert in hand is a real treat. (pun intended!) Anyone of these cakes would be the perfect addition to your 4th of July BBQ! So the question is, which one will you choose?! Happy 4th of July to each of you and thank you for allowing me to be a part of your celebration!

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