Cadbury Egg Cake

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

This Cadbury Egg Cake is super simple…the effect coming from the frosting colors alone! Use a boxed mix or a scratch recipe, either way it will be delicious!

Cadbury Eggs are my fave.

Thank the Lord above that they are only available one time a year. Because it could be disastrous for me, otherwise.

I do remember a time, not too long ago, that Cadbury tried to make the eggs a Halloween thing too, by putting green filling in the middle.

Do they still do that?

Well, if they do, they need to stop it now. Because they don’t taste the same.

Cadbury Eggs can only be enjoyed while simultaneously suffering from seasonal Spring allergies.

It’s a fact.

Also, I am aware that there are people out there who don’t enjoy the Cadbury Egg, to which I say, Good day, sir. Good. Day.

But here’s the thing, even if you don’t love a Cadbury Egg and all it’s gloriously delicious goopy filling, you can still enjoy the cake. Because it’s just food coloring people. Food coloring and frosting. Everyone’s a winner.

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

All you have to do is make a chocolate cake in 2 round pans. Go ahead and use my favorite chocolate cake recipe, or even a boxed mix.

THEN make some frosting. Here’s my recipe for my favorite fudge frosting (make half the recipe)

AND make some vanilla buttercream frosting. (make half the recipe).

 

Divide your vanilla frosting into 2 portions, 2/3 leave white and 1/3 color yellow.

When the cake has cooled, level the cakes, if necessary. Fill up a zip zip-top bag (or piping bag) with your white frosting. Cut a large corner of the bag to pipe.

Go around the edge of the cake and then make stripes with the white…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

Next up fill another zip-top bag with the yellow frosting and fill in the unfrosted parts with yellow…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

Placing the remaining cake layer on top when done.

Frost the cake with the chocolate frosting…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

Now you could stop there and place a few Cadbury eggs on top. But I had a little vanilla frosting leftover and decided to swirl the yellow and white for garnish.

I placed them both on opposite sides of a piping bag fit with a large tip…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

And just swirled the remaining frosting on top…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

I placed a mini Cadbury Egg on top of each swirl to look cute!

Then of course I ate 1 or 2 or 3 slices…

Cadbury Egg Cake. A simple cake with a yellow and white filling to look like the favorite Easter Candy

Here are the recipes you’ll need:

Chocolate Cake (make HALF of the recipe)

Fudge Frosting (make HALF of the recipe)

Vanilla Buttercream

And of course some Cadbury Eggs to use as garnish!!

Hi! I’m Shelly and I’m an addict. Of the buttercream sort. I started this site a few years ago as a way to justify my sugary, buttery obsession with desserts. It has worked out well for me so far, because as it turns out you guys all love sugary, buttery desserts too! It feels good to know you're not alone, doesn’t it?

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Meg
Meg

Hi Shelly, I hope I’m not the only crazy person on here but I went to the cupcake recipe and it calls for 3 eggs. You say to make half the recipe. Soooo how do I get 1 1/2 eggs…lol. I am reading this wrong. I know some days my brain has gone on walk about and this may be one of those days! These eggs are my husbands favorite and I think he would love this cake so please send HELP!!

Susan
Susan

I have often used the Cadbury Caramello eggs in Cupcakes. Just pop a whole egg in the middle of the batter then fill. Cool & Ice. Surprise for those eating them.

Isabel
Isabel

Hola!
Por favor un traductor de idiomas en la página, que no se ingles. Gracias!

Kerryn
Kerryn

your cake looks soooo yum. Any chance of getting the recipe. I get directed to the cup cakes not the cake. I am on the hunt for a yummy chocolate cake recipe. Don’t like packet ones. Thanks geaps.

Emily

Oh my.. This looks dreamy! I may have to make this one for Easter depending what kind of dish my mom wants me to bring; sweet or savory. I am crossing my fingers for a sweet dish now! LOL

Karen @ Sugartown Sweets

What a beautifully easy cake. Love the stripes in the center. I’m so doing this..well, since it’s so easy maybe hubby will do it for ME! Your blog is easily one of my all-time faves. Happy Easter! 🙂

Joshua Hampton

Cadbury eggs are some of my wife’s favorite chocolates. She’ll be delighted when I show her this cake. Thanks for this.

Angela @ Shake Bake and Party

I LOVE Cadbury Eggs and I LOVE this cake! Brilliant!

Nicole H
Nicole H

I’m one of those crazies that doesn’t like Cadbury Eggs…. They’re too gooey and sweet. No thanks. However, my husband is drooling all over my phone and begging for Easter. It’s basically just a chocolate cake with layers of buttercream frosting, am I reading that right??

Rebecca Ednie

They do still make the ones with the green yolk. Yum. I think they taste the same so maybe they adjusted the formula since you tasted them. I just don’t look, eww. I don’t look at the yellow ones either cause it reminds me of eating raw eggs. But this cake sounds fantastic!

Lauren

Cadbury eggs are my FAVE!!! I’m trying to not freak out right now. This looks amazing. AH-MAZE-ING.

bridget {bake at 350}

Shelly!!! Are you kidding me right now?!? This is SO fun! I totally want the slice WITH the Cadbury Cream Egg on top!

Rachel Hill

For a twist that the Cadbury egg hating people could take advantage of…
Make marshmallow fluff buttercream, and use peeps as garnish!

Karly

So, um, I don’t think I really like Cadbury eggs. I’ll take a slice of this cake though.

Anna @ Crunchy Creamy Sweet

I need to make this! Love Cadbury Eggs!

Shelly Hi! I’m Shelly and I’m an addict. Of the buttercream sort. I started this site a few years ago as a way to justify my sugary, buttery obsession with desserts. It has worked out well for me so far, because as it turns out you guys all love sugary, buttery desserts too! It feels good to know you're not alone, doesn’t it?

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