10 mouth-watering birthday cake alternatives

Swap sponge for something a little different but just as tasty this year.

Doughnut cake alternative

by Emily Gilbert |

When celebrating a birthday, it's traditional for a birthday cake to be featured in some way. And we're not complaining - cake is delicious! But if you don't enjoy your sponge as much as we do or you just fancy something a bit different this year, one of our birthday cake alternatives might be more to your liking.

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CREDIT: Sally's Baking Addiction

Cookie birthday cake alternative

It's easy enough to buy a cookie cake to celebrate a birthday but it's a lot nicer to make your own. Play around with different decorations and mix in treats like chocolate chips, nuts or M&Ms.

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