Best Platinum Jubilee Cake Ideas

Best Platinum Jubilee Cake Ideas


The Queen’s Platinum Jubilee is just days away, and there’s only one thing on our minds — what on earth are we going to bring along to the local street party asides from paper crowns and camping chairs? Well, if it’s your job to muster up a pudding fit for royalty, then we’ve got just the thing… a Platinum Jubilee cake!

No, we’re not talking basic cakes embellished with the Queen’s face, or the Union Jack (although, we’d never say no to a slice or two that features Her Majesty), we’re talking about show stopping centrepieces that will make your neighbours gasp with excitement, the sort you can make ahead of time and enjoy over the bank holiday weekend.

Need some inspo? Here’s 12 of our favourite cakes perfect for celebrating the Queen’s Platinum Jubilee.

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Chocolate Strawberry Cake

We know everyone loves Biscoff, and why wouldn’t you? Well, we’ve made that massively popular biscuit spread into a super stylish and super decadent cake.

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We understand that there’s no short supply of carrot cake recipes in the universe, but ours is—quite simply—the best.

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Chocolate Orange Marble Cake

Marble cake is a win/win in our eyes. Two flavours in one? Count us in! But we couldn’t help but upgrade the traditional chocolate marble cake recipe with our favourite flavour combo: chocolate orange.

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Citrus Upside Down Cake

There’s nothing extra complicated about this cake, but the little extra effort of slicing citrus and fanning them out in the bottom of the cake pans results in a something so very beautiful.

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We love, love, love coffee cake. Coffee gives such a great richness to sponge, and this espresso martini cake is no exception. I mean, adding Kahlua to a sponge mixture, what more could you want?

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This Ferrero Rocher cake is a seriously indulgent bake with a soft, hazelnut spiked sponge coated in a delicious Nutella frosting, topped with everyone’s favourite chocolate treats.

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White Chocolate and Raspberry Cake

Is it any surprise that lemon drizzle cake is one of the nation’s favourite cake flavours? It’s zesty, vibrant, moist and downright delicious. And only six ingredients make up our super easy lemon drizzle cake recipe.

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Mini Chocolate Raspberry Cake

Fancy making yourself a boozy cake? Don’t fret, we’ve got you covered. This orange mimosa cake recipe is insane and super easy to make.

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We tested this cake over and over again until it was absolutely perfect. Even the most amateur baker can nail it at home.

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Marianna Gould
Maz Gould is the Digital Writer at Delish UK, assisting the Editor in the running of the site, as well as writing food news, meaningful features and fun product round-ups. She’s passionate about all things food and drink, and has a WSET Level 2 Award in wines. When she’s not in work, Maz is drinking her way around London’s best cocktail bars, trying as many Lychee Martinis as possible.

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