American Cakes

£ 25.44 £ 24.55

  • From Colonial Gingerbread to Classic Layer cake recipes
  • The Stories and Recipes Behind More Than 125 of Our Best-Loved Cakes


Cakes in America aren’t just about sugar, flour, and frosting. They have a deep, rich history that developed as our country grew. Cakes, more so than other desserts, are synonymous with celebration and coming together for happy times. They’re an icon of American culture, reflecting heritage, region, season, occasion, and era. And they always have been, throughout history.
Takes you on a journey through America’s past to present with more than 125 authentic recipes for our best-loved and beautiful cakes and frostings.