The fall leaves are some of the most beautiful colors in nature.
So it’s a perfect inspiration for making beautiful cakes. Making elegant cakes are a lot easier than you might think!
For newbie bakers cake decorating can be overwhelming. Many beautiful cakes start with a simple design. A solid background, pops of color and a fun topper to bring everything together.
Now it’s your turn to get inspired and create your own autumn cake for your family and friends.
Let’s Start Decorating!
Autumn Chocolate Cake Tutorial
Found from My Cake School
I love this technique especially for beginner bakers. By using chocolate drops and a small spatula to spread thin to look like an awesome fall leaf. Then place the chocolate leaves onto a frosting piped tree trunk! Little work and huge reward!
Toffee Apple Cake
Found from Yahoo
This cake is way too beautiful to eat but I will gladly eat this cake! How genius is it putting caramel apples on a cake that is so fall!
Apple Pie Cake
Found from the Cake Blog
Turning an apple pie into a cake is brilliant! This recipe is truly delicious. It is so simple but so delicious and a wonderful surprise for your Thanksgiving table.
Pumpkin Spice Latte Cake
Found from Liv for Cake
Fall is just not complete without a solid pumpkin dessert. Turning a pumpkin spice late crowd favorite drink into a cake is just what you need this fall season. It looks so pretty with the fondant details on top.
Give Thanks Cake
Found from The Daily Meal
This cake will be so perfect for thanksgiving. “Give Thanks” to awesome fall cake!
Fall Basket Cake
Found from Sugar Ed Productions
This is a little bit more advanced cake decorators but it is just too beautiful not include in this list! Using fondant to create the apple basket tiers and gumpaste leaves that are airbrushed to look like real fall leaves.
Found from Sugar Geek Show
Love love love this cake! How awesome is this cake! It looks just like a flannel jacket on the inside of a cake! It’s a super easy technique that every beginner baker cake make!
Romantic Fall Farm Inspiration
Found from Boho Weddings
This is a beautiful and elegant cake. The hand painted colors is wonderful for fall. Use a little food coloring and clear alcohol to mix the color and paint directly onto the white fondant. Its super creative and easy!
Chocolate Painted Cake
Found from the Cake Blog
I’m in love with this technique! Use a clean and dry paint brush to dip into warm dark chocolate then paint on the fondant colored cake. I love the collection of fondant details on the side of the cake! It reminds me of a cornucopia.
How to Make a Realistic Pumpkin Cake
Found from Ashlee Marie
This is a wonderful tutorial for a newbie cake decorator especially one that is adventurous in decorating. This perfect step by step guide, make your own pumpkin cake!
Mini Pumpkin Cakes
Found from Preppy Kitchen
These adorable mini pumpkins are amazing! Each guest can receive their own mini cake! I see this being a delicious dessert for “friends-giving.”
Welcome to Our Home Autumn Cake
Found from Wilton
This is a wonderful step by step tutorial for this autumn cake. I love how it has a rustic feel and this cake is so easy a newbie baker will succeed!
Thanksgiving Turkey Cake
Found from English Cake Lady
How fun is this cake?! This cake requires working with fondant but you can easily use frosting and a piping tip to create the feathers.
Found from Oh Nuts
It’s such a simple cake design that uses almonds slices to create your own chocolate pinecones. I haven’t seen this technique done before and think its amazing!
Celebrate the fall with your own autumn cake!
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