Magnolia Bakery’s ombré frosted cake is one of those mysterious things in life that you had no idea you needed until it was finally in front of you. And BOY, do we need this cake now (we’ll let you know if we decide to eat it or frame and hang it on the wall). Oh, and don’t worry if Magnolia Bakery doesn’t happen to be in your neighborhood; the bakery is sharing tips on how to create this masterpiece in your own kitchen!
Magnolia Bakery, the iconic shop in New York City, is famous for its banana pudding, icebox cakes, cupcakes, and more. Though the store has countless cookbooks and seasonal offerings, we pulled eight of our favorite recipes and ordered them from easiest to hardest so you can bake (or not bake) depending on your mood.