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60 Examples of Cake Toppings

From Fiercely Smoked Maple Syrups to Vegan Chocolate Syrups

— September 30, 2014 — Lifestyle
These examples of cake toppings will inspire people to try something new in the kitchen for themselves, their family or even a big party. There are a variety of ways to make a baked dessert stand out and it often revolves around tasty and creative cake toppings such as these ones.

From a variety of syrups including smoked maple and vegan chocolate to endearing sayings like 'Be Mine' as well as actual cake toppers, there are a number of ways to spice up a cake design without literally adding banana peppers. Cute, romantic, satirical or just plain tasty, this collection of cake toppings will appeal to professionals and amateurs for a number of delicious reasons.
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Candy-Topped Italian Cakes
Candy-Topped Italian Cakes
This Cassata Siciliana Recipe Puts a New Twist on an Old Favorite
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Healthy Chocolate Sauces
Healthy Chocolate Sauces
This DIY Chocolate Sauce is Completely Dairy-Free
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Shamrock Milkshake Cupcake Recipes
Shamrock Milkshake Cupcake Recipes
These St.Patrick's Day Cupcakes are a Perfect Festive Treat
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Delectable Dietary Cupcakes
Delectable Dietary Cupcakes
This Cupcake Recipe Makes Perfect Gluten-Free Cupcakes
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Fiercely Smoked Maple Syrup
Fiercely Smoked Maple Syrup
Sugar Bob’s Finest Kind Creates High-End Smoked Maple Syrup
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Miniature Bunny Pastry Toppers
Miniature Bunny Pastry Toppers
These Easter-Themed Cupcake Toppers are from the Oh Happy Day Blog
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New Orleans Inspired Cakes
New Orleans Inspired Cakes
Mardi Gras King Cake Contains a Symbolic Surprise Within the Dessert
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Frosty Forbidden Desserts
Frosty Forbidden Desserts
These Yellow Snow Cupcakes are a Delicious Twist on Childhood Memories
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Chocolatey Football Confections
Chocolatey Football Confections
The Snickers Superfan Cupcakes are the Perfect NFL Treat
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Strawberry Milkshake-Infused Cupcakes
Strawberry Milkshake-Infused Cupcakes
These Cupcakes Taste Just Like a Frothy Strawberry Milkshake
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Mini Flapjack Desserts
Mini Flapjack Desserts
Maple Pecan Cupcakes with Buttermilk Pancakes are Adorably Delicious
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Enormous Nutty Cupcakes
Enormous Nutty Cupcakes
The Peanut Butter Cup Colossal by Crumbs Serves Six to Eight People
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Geometric Fondant Designs
Geometric Fondant Designs
The Geometric Cupcake Topper is Sleek and Delicious
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Creepy Confection Adornments
Creepy Confection Adornments
The Zombie Cupcake Kit Helps You Create Scary Halloween Treats
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Sci-Fi Anniversary Sweets
Sci-Fi Anniversary Sweets
These Dr. Who Cupcakes Were Made For the Shows 50th Anniversary
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Fantasy Film Desserts
Fantasy Film Desserts
These Superfan-Made Hobbit Cupcakes Celebrate Birthdays and Movie Releases
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Holiday Movie Cakes
Holiday Movie Cakes
The Leg Lamp Cupcakes Will Have You Craving 'A Christmas Story'
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Cheerleader-Inspired Confections
Cheerleader-Inspired Confections
These Playful and Fun Super Bowl Treats Will Steal the Show
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Sci-Fi Matrimony Desserts
Sci-Fi Matrimony Desserts
The Death Star Wedding Cake is for Die-Hard Star Wars Fans
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Zombie Delicacy Cupcakes
Zombie Delicacy Cupcakes
These Halloween-Inspired Cupcakes Look Good Enough to Eat
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Beautifully Baked Pop Stars
Beautifully Baked Pop Stars
Cakey Perry Adorns Cakes with Katy Perry Gingerbread Cookies
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Heart-Filled Confections
Heart-Filled Confections
Baking Blog Bird on a Cake is Behind This Valentine’s Day Recipe
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Non-Melting Dessert Treats
Non-Melting Dessert Treats
Chips Ahoy is Launching New Ice Cream-Inspired Dessert Treats
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Cactus-Like Confections
Cactus-Like Confections
The Camouflage Cupcakes by Lilly are Deliciously Manly
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Boston Cream Donut Cupcakes
Boston Cream Donut Cupcakes
These Cupcakes are a Hybrid Version of the Famous Boston Cream Donut
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Beer Confection Bouquets
Beer Confection Bouquets
The Father’s Day Cupcake Bouquet Boast Manly Ingredients
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Creamy Rabbit Egg Cupcakes
Creamy Rabbit Egg Cupcakes
These Cadbury Cream Creme Egg Cupcakes Define Easter Desserts
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Printable Delectable Decorations
Printable Delectable Decorations
The 'Barnyard Cupcake Toppers' are a Convenient Design
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Social Media Dessert Instructionals
Social Media Dessert Instructionals
Ann Reardon's Cake Tutorials Honor a Variety of Platforms
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Crunchy Noodle Cupcakes
Crunchy Noodle Cupcakes
This Cupcake Recipe Turns Ramen Noodles into a Salty Style Desert
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Sweet Soda-Infused Cupcakes
Sweet Soda-Infused Cupcakes
These Tasty Coca-Cola Cupcakes Combine Chocolate and Soda
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Deliciously Frozen Cupcake Treats
Deliciously Frozen Cupcake Treats
These Cupcakes are Crafty Decorated to Look Like Snow Cones
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Triple-Mashed Desserts
Triple-Mashed Desserts
The Oreo and Peanut Butter Stuffed Red Velvet Cupcakes is Epic
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Sweetly Swirled Confections
Sweetly Swirled Confections
Mardi's Marshmallows Will Let You Taste the Rainbow
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Chic Designer Cupcakes
Chic Designer Cupcakes
Luscious Designer Desserts by Le Dolci Foodie Studio
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Jedi Kitchen Cakes
Jedi Kitchen Cakes
The Delectable Star Wars Galactic Empire Cupcake Decorating Kit
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Whiskey-Infused Syrups
Whiskey-Infused Syrups
This Noble Bourbon Maple Syrup Mans Up Your Pancakes
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Animalistic Cake Toppers
Animalistic Cake Toppers
The Unicorn and Horse Wedding Cake Topper are Charming
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Building Block Cake Toppers
Building Block Cake Toppers
Blokz Party Pack Features Fun-Shaped LEGO Birthday Candles
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Communicative Cake Accents
Communicative Cake Accents
These Sign Language Cupcake Toppers Spell Out Sweet Sentiments
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Applicious Desserts
Applicious Desserts
The iPhone Cupcake Toppers are Definitely the Cherry on Top
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Sugary Sweet Toadstools
Sugary Sweet Toadstools
These Meringue Mushrooms Offer a Chocolaty Take on the Real Deal
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Double Decker Sundaes
Double Decker Sundaes
Tokyo's Café Est! Est! Serves Ice Cream Topped with Ice Cream Cones
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Edible Avian Feathers
Edible Avian Feathers
These Homemade Chocolate Bird Feathers Make Great Cake Toppers
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DIY Fox Desserts
DIY Fox Desserts
This Buttercream Frosted Cake was Made by Baker Lyn­d­say Sung
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Household Botanical Pastries
Household Botanical Pastries
These Plant Cupcakes Make Delicious Remakes of Household Plants
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Angry Bird Cake Toppers
Angry Bird Cake Toppers
These Edible Baking Accessories are a Tribute to the Iconic App Game
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Jungle Creature Cake Toppers
Jungle Creature Cake Toppers
These Adorable Edible Animal Cake Toppers are Made from Marzipan
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Mexican Attire Cupcake Toppers
Mexican Attire Cupcake Toppers
These Marshmallow Sombreros and Sarapes are Fabulously Festive
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Celestial Galaxy Cupcakes
Celestial Galaxy Cupcakes
These Vanilla Cupcakes Feature a Beautiful Galaxy Icing Design
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Bite-Sized Campfire Cupcakes
Bite-Sized Campfire Cupcakes
The S'More or Less Treats Mimic Camping Snacks
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Alcohol-Infused Dessert Donuts
Alcohol-Infused Dessert Donuts
Drunkin Donuts Takes the Edge Off With Its Decadent Desserts
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Killer Cupcakes
Killer Cupcakes
This Halloween Cupcake Recipe Serves Sweet Revenge on a Platter
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Valentine's Day Desserts
Valentine's Day Desserts
The Sweetheart Pinata Cake by Hungry Happenings has a Candy Center
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Intricately Festive Cookie Cutters
Intricately Festive Cookie Cutters
Christmas Cookie Cutters Will Make Your Kitchen Winter-Ready
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Bite-Sized BBQ Cupcakes
Bite-Sized BBQ Cupcakes
This ‘Life's a Batch’ Pastry is Perfect for the Summer Season
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Growing Greenery Desserts
Growing Greenery Desserts
These Sweet Sprout Cupcake Toppers are Mouth-Watering
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Magic Pony Character Cupcakes
Magic Pony Character Cupcakes
'Zoey Cakes' Creates Cute My Litte Pony Cake Design Treats
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Beachy Baked Goods
Beachy Baked Goods
These Seashore Wedding Cakes are Sandy and Sweet
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Comedic Cake Toppers
Comedic Cake Toppers
The Sugar Coated Truth about Modern Wedding Cakes
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