20 Cake-Making GIFs That Will Get You Drooling All Day Long

Whether it’s the alluring rise of a perfectly baked angel cake or the sugary drizzle of buttercream icing, it turns out the humble GIF is the perfect way to gorge on cake porn. These 20 sugary sweet GIFs, for example, will have you drooling all day long.

We could watch these perfectly pink swirls of icing being expertly piped onto this cake again and again and again… As mesmerizing as it is mouthwatering.

It’s not totally clear why you’d want to deliberately style a cupcake alongside a pinecone and what seems to be a Christmas tree. But hey, that cupcake looks pretty darn tasty, so we’ll give it a pass.

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This is a tiered chocolate cake sandwiched together with creamy chocolate buttercream. The only thing to put on top of that is more chocolate. You know it’s the right thing to do.

Ah, the simple pleasures of watching a delightfully pink fork dig into a dessert. This tasty looking treat is a Baskin-Robbins ice-cream cake, by the way. Ice cream. Cake. Need we say more?

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A beautiful rainbow cake is a secret weapon in any serious baker’s arsenal. But they’re not that easy to pull off at home. So why not just watch this one being magically layered up instead?

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Here you can feast your eyes on cake crumbs being meticulously applied by hand onto this huge confection. Yep, cake on top of cake: so sweet, but oh so good…

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Expert baker and Instagram user lillyluvscakes makes decorating a massive chocolate cake look so easy. No doubt ours would resemble an epic Pinterest fail.

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Check it out: this cake robot is adorning a vanilla cream cake with thick chocolate icing. The future is bright… and even brighter if we could ever get our own cake-decorating robot, for sure.

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Because sometimes the only thing that will really cheer you up is watching chocolate in slow motion – apart from eating it, that is. We need one of these super chocolatey treats in our life right now.

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So moist, so gooey, so tempting. The sugar shock you get from eating just one slice of this cake is surely worth it.

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Like a pink billowy cloud of frosted goodness, this cake looks so incredibly delicious that you could be forgiven for eating the whole thing in one sitting. Unfortunately, it’s just a GIF, so you’ll have to make do with watching it over and over until cake madness sets in.

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In the enticing and mouthwatering world of baking GIFs, this is what we’d call a curveball. This scrumptious-looking dish isn’t a normal cake, it’s a melt-in-the-middle chocolate treat – basically the Holy Grail of cakes.

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This chocolate buttercream being delicately piped onto a cake is as close to GIF hypnosis as it gets. “Run out and buy cake,” it seems to whisper. And we obey.

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What’s this fresh temptation, we hear you ask? Yep, that’s right, it’s a delectable Swiss roll being eaten in slow motion from a pretty plate. You can’t really ask for much more from a GIF.

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This chocolate cake GIF is so enticing it should probably be banned from the internet or something. It’s literally oozing dark chocolaty goodness – and that can’t be legal.

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The slow turn of this frosting being precisely piped on to this awesome cake is just too much. Excuse us while we lie down in a dark room for a little while.

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Now, stop us if you don’t agree, but in our mind, this cake could be considered healthy. See the strawberries? Healthy. End of.

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For more delectable drool-worthy cake action, check out this GIF. The chocolate glaze is so perfect, you could almost see your reflection in it.

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Ah, the simple, elegant perfection of a sponge cake. Even if you eat the whole thing in one sitting in front of the TV, you’ve still got class.

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Would you look at this double-layered beauty? This epic cake is the masterful work of Lexie at Sweetified, a “cake studio” in Florida. We know where we’re going for our summer vacay.

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