"Conflict is the gadfly of thought. It stirs us to observation and memory. It instigates to invention. It shocks us out of sheeplike passivity, and sets us at noting and contriving. "
- John Dewey
Have you got bored of the usual cake flavours and want to try something refreshing and unique? So move over chocolate and vanilla. Nowadays, everyone wants a different cake for each occasion. This is the age of experimentation and we believe that cakes should not be left behind.
Below are some unconventional cake flavours that you must try –
If you are a little unconventional and love your spices then this is totally the cake for you. A cake with the right balance of sweet and savoury, it is sure to tantalize your taste buds. A delicious cake with a hint of ginger adds a good surprise element to any celebration.
This cake is for those who are not afraid to explore different tastes and love their tropical fruits. It is also a perfect cake for summer and can be made to look even more fun and appealing by adding colourful cake toppings.
Desserts need not always be sweet. They can also be a perfect combination of sweet and sour, and the Key Lime Cake is exactly that. The zesty lime flavour is light and refreshing on the palate and will take your special day to the next level.
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Celebrate your special day with a cake made of pink coloured champagne! Sounds exotic right? Well, it is. The best part about this gorgeous cake is that it not only looks beautiful and dreamy but also tastes fantastic – especially when mixed with vanilla buttercream and a strawberry filling.
While this is a more well-known flavour than the others, it can be taken to the next level by adding some rich chocolate ganache and a coffee flavoured filling. Trust us, this delicious combination of nuts, coffee and chocolate is sinful yet heavenly.
This sweet and slightly salty cake is the perfect choice for any kind of event, because of its main ingredient – apples. Mixed with a flavoursome caramel buttercream frosting and mousse, it is a delightful flavour.
Blueberry and Coconut
As the name suggests, this delicious cake strikes the perfect balance of creamy and fruity. It has a light and fluffy texture so if you love coconuts, then this cake should be at the top of your must-try list. It won’t disappoint!
Life is not all rosy, but this cake definitely is. It has a smooth texture and tastes best when vanilla is kept as the base flavour. A few drops of rose petal extract makes this cake absolutely unique and delectable. Simple yet fancy!
Chocolate and Chili
Now this cake is definitely not for the faint-hearted. But it is a superb choice if you’re one of those with adventurous spirits and evolved taste buds. While it is mildly spicy, the chili flavour does not overpower the chocolate but in fact merges surprisingly well with it. Go give it a try!
Lemon and Thyme
This cake tilts more towards the lighter, refreshing side. It consists of alternate layers of lemon curd and vanilla buttercream. It is usually topped off with some candied lemon slices and thyme sprigs which gives this cake the delicate balance of citrus and herbs.