16 Very Nice Bundt Cakes

March  8, 2017

We learned from the comments on this story about the history of the Bundt pan that more than a handful of you are avid Bundt pan collectors.

So for all of you Bundt lovers, here are 16 great recipes to use in your pan(s). If you don't have a pan, consider getting one: Alice Medrich says every baker should have one. (I love Bundt cakes because the hole in the center makes it much easier to cut and serve. No more troubling first slices.)

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Curtis M. April 11, 2017
I use mine for making crown rack of lamb
sarah P. March 8, 2017
You missed Tamar Adler's Rosemary Olive Oil Cake from "An Everlasting Meal." Positively divine!
Nanda G. March 8, 2017
The applesauce cake with caramel glaze is one of the all-time best bundt cakes ever!!! The other best bundt I've ever made is from David Lebovitz, Persimmon Cake with Cream Cheese Icing: