Sometimes you have a sweet tooth, but don't want anything too decadent or too much of a hastle. Snack cakes are a great option for a sweet treat you can store in the fridge or the pantry, cut yourself a slice, and satisfy that sweet tooth nice and simply. No muss, no fuss, just snack cake. Here are 10 recipes for scrumptious snack cakes when you get that sweet craving.
1) Applesauce Snack Cake
This slightly cinnamon-y cake is moist, sweet, and a great snack for any time of day.
Find the recipe here: A Whisk & A Spoon
2) Banana Chocolate Chip Snack Cake (Egg Free, Dairy Free, Vegan)
This delicious, vegan snack cake is so moist and filled with chocolate, and will be sure to satisfy your sweet tooth. Have it with a cup of hot coffee for the perfect morning or afternoon snack.
Find the recipe here: Chocolate Moosey
3) Hummingbird Cake
This modestly fruity cake features pineapple, banana, and pecans with a delicious, not-too-sweet cream cheese frosting to top it all off.
Find the recipe here: Fake Ginger
4) Grandma's Pumpkin Snack Cake
This delicious snack cake with fall pumpkin flavor also features an ambrosial cream cheese frosting and is ideal for that sweet craving to satisfy your palette.
Find the recipe here: Kitchen Meets Girl
5) Peanut Butter Snack Cake With Bittersweet Ganache
This cake is the perfect execution of the classically delicious peanut butter and chocolate combination.
Find the recipe here: the view from great island
6) Matcha & Coconut Mochi Cake
This mochi cake is subtly sweet with a lovely spongy texture that is perfect for a snack and fun to eat.
Find the recipe here: Food52
7) Peach Cobbler Snack Cake
This moist cake is a tasty take on peach cobbler, but perfect for a snack. Top it off with a dollop of whipped cream to round out the peachy goodness.
Find the recipe here: Deliciously Yum
8) Easy Banana Snack Cake With Brown Butter Maple Cream Cheese Frosting
The name says it all. Try this recipe for a lovely pairing of moist banana cake with the perfect cream cheese frosting kicked up a notch with a warm brown butter maple flavor.
Find the recipe here: Mom On Time Out
9) Self-Frosting Angel Food Snack Cake
This cake is oh so light and moist and makes for not-too-filling subtly sweet snack cake.
Find the recipe here: Lick The Bowl Good
10) Cold Chocolate Snacking Cake (Gluten Free)
This cake is classically delicious and will be sure to become an essential item in your fridge when you get that chocolate craving. Not to mention, it's gluten free for a little less guilt.
Find the recipe here: Bare Feet In The Kitchen