Baking is a fun and relaxing pastime that not only fills your home with delicious aromas but also yields tasty, beautiful results that you can share with your friends and family.
However, sometimes there are common cake ingredients that either we can’t eat, don’t want to eat, or simply don’t have in our homes at the time. Luckily, there are ways to make delicious cakes without adding certain ingredients.
In this article, we will look at 33 easy-to-make eggless cake recipes that you can whip up in no time at all.
A cake that is almost everyone’s favorite is chocolate cake and luckily, it is possible to make a moist and delicious chocolate cake without eggs which tastes just as good as one made with eggs.
One of the main pitfalls of eggless cakes is that they can often turn out dense, however, this recipe manages to keep the batter light and fluffy. There are so many ways that you can tweak and personalize this recipe to make it just right.
Another all-time classic cake recipe is a white vanilla sponge, otherwise known as a plain, classic sponge cake.
This recipe is a great starting point for anyone who hasn’t baked without using eggs before or even someone who hasn’t baked at all before.
This is mainly because the recipe has been so extensively tried and improved, meaning that you don’t have to. If you are nervous about starting to bake without eggs, this is the place to start.
While a plain eggless cake might sound like the blandest thing on the planet, this recipe is a great way to practice baking eggless products without wasting a lot of ingredients.
The cake itself is also fluffy and moist and perfectly acceptable to eat and enjoy with your family. You can add a frosting or drizzle to the cake to add more flavor to it if you want to.
One of the easiest ways to bake any kind of cake is with a box mix. It is also one of the most simple ways to make an eggless cake too.
Whether you are purposefully baking without eggs, or you have run out and are wondering if you can bake without eggs, this recipe is perfect for you.
The resulting cake is still moist and fluffy which is a huge testament to the quality of box mixes.
Chocolate brownies are one of the most popular baked goods and for good reason. However, if you have an allergy to eggs or just don’t have any in your house, you can really feel like you are missing out.
Thankfully, this recipe for eggless chocolate brownies is here to save the day. You can get moist, rich brownies without having to go anywhere near an egg.
Christmas is a time when there are lots of baked goods around that inevitably include eggs. If you suffer from an egg allergy, it can be a bit of a miserable time, however, there are now eggless alternative recipes such as this one.
With the help of this recipe, you can enjoy a slice of Christmas fruit cake with your family and loved ones without a single egg passing your lips.
A black forest cake or gateau is one of the most decadent and luxurious cakes that you can make.
It can be a struggle to have to look at other people enjoying the moist chocolate sponge, cherries, and whipped cream treat while being unable to have some yourself.
Thanks to this brilliant recipe, you can now make an eggless black forest cake that tastes just as good as a regular cake.
Although we have already featured an eggless chocolate cake on this list, this recipe goes one step further and the results of this recipe were so good we couldn’t leave it out.
Not only does this recipe not include eggs, but it also doesn’t include any ingredients that have been derived from animals. This is the perfect recipe to make for your friends and family that have egg allergies and strict dietary restrictions.
Banana cake or banana bread is one of the best-tasting cakes that you can ever make. The natural sweetness of the bananas makes a nice change from the sugary sweetness of most other cakes.
With this easy eggless banana cake recipe, you will be able to enjoy the unique flavors without facing the symptoms of allergies or intolerances.
In the same vein as banana cake, carrot cake has one of the most unique flavors of any baked good. The combination of root vegetables with nutmeg and allspice creates a wonderfully warm taste that is super comforting.
This eggless carrot cake recipe is one of the best out there and creates a beautifully fluffy and moist cake that everyone can enjoy.
This eggless Rava cake recipe produces a delicious and colorful cake that can be enjoyed by anyone. The semolina or Rava base of this cake gives it a unique texture and flavor that is delicious.
The cardamom that is included in this recipe also provides a wonderful taste experience that most cakes do not offer.
Pound cake is quite an old type of cake that just doesn’t seem to lose its popularity and with good reasons, it’s delicious.
The vanilla in this eggless pound cake gives it an extra sweetness that is different from the sweetness that the sugar brings. The beauty of this eggless recipe is that it is so easy to add to and adjust with different flavors.
Marble cakes are so beautiful to look at and super delicious to eat. This eggless recipe is super easy to follow and produces a beautifully marbled and fluffy cake for the whole family to enjoy.
One of the best things about marble cake is that it isn’t as rich as a full chocolate cake, but is more flavorful than a plain white sponge cake.
A butter cake may seem familiar after we have looked at a pound cake already, however, a butter cake is one of the most quintessential American bakes. This eggless recipe creates a beautifully moist and flavorful cake.
With this particular recipe, you can simply add a frosting that you love and this cake will be ready to serve on any occasion.
Cherry almond is one of the most delicious cake recipes that you can possibly make. There are so many layers to the flavors that work so well together.
Despite the omission of eggs in this recipe, there is still so much moisture in this cake thanks to the fruit and the oils from the almonds.
If there is one thing better than a rich, moist chocolate cake, it’s a rich, moist chocolate fudge cake. Furthermore, there is nothing better than a chocolate fudge cake recipe that is completely eggless.
The cake that is produced with this eggless recipe is so decadent and moreish that you will want to make it every week.
Building on the previous fruit and vegetable cakes in this list, this eggless pineapple cake is one of the most delicious and unique cakes in this article.
The pineapple in this cake gives it such a sweet yet tangy flavor that you don’t get with any other fruit. The pineapple also helps to keep this cake moist in the absence of eggs.
Orange cake has such a sweet and sour flavor that it is pretty unmissable. This eggless recipe means that even if you have an egg allergy or are catering for people with an egg allergy, no one has to miss out on the beautiful flavor of this cake.
Another great thing about this recipe is the fact that it is vegan, which means that even more of your loved ones can enjoy it.
Chocolate chip cakes are the ultimate in feeling just a little bit naughty. Instead of going for a full on chocolate cake or sticking with a plain white vanilla cake, you can have the best of both worlds.
With the chocolate chips in this cake, you won’t even notice that there are no eggs in the batter. The best thing about this recipe is that you can add as many or as few of the chocolate chips as you want.
This recipe is a great option for when you really want to have some fresh cake but don’t have any eggs or many other cake ingredients in your kitchen.
The vanilla extract and tonnes of sprinkles that are used in this mug cake recipe make it feel like the ultimate birthday cake in a mug. You won’t even notice that there aren’t any eggs.
Cake pops make a great addition to any party buffet table and can be a really fun way to present cake that doesn’t involve having to cut enough, equal pieces.
The batter for these cake pops is a vanilla, eggless batter that can be decorated in any way that you like. The only limit with these cake pops is your imagination.
Coffee cake is a classic tea party option that gives a sweet and bitter taste that people can either love or hate.
However, if you love it and want to be able to omit eggs without having to compromise the texture or flavor of the cake, this is the recipe that you need. The result is still a moist and flavorful cake that holds its structure well.
This eggless coconut cream cake has such a refreshing taste that is perfect for warm summer evenings, or even cold winter evenings to remind you of summer.
There are so many different ways that you can modify this cake to enhance the flavor further such as adding a pineapple drizzle on top of the cake to provide a pina colada flavor.
A top tier cake is a chocolate cake, higher than that is chocolate fudge cake, but above that still, there is white chocolate mud cake.
This is one of the most indulgent and decadent cakes on this list, and the fact that it has no eggs in it is astonishing. This recipe produces a beautifully moist cake that is great for any occasion.
These eggless custard cakes make for the perfect, last minute afternoon treat. The glaze on the top ensures that the cake is as moist as possible and custard flavor makes it feel like the ultimate dessert.
The fluffiness of this cake makes it hard to believe that it is made without eggs.
Bundt cakes always look so beautiful and detailed that it is hard to remember that they simply come out of a cake tin. The pattern is so unique and this eggless recipe is perfect for adding to that uniqueness.
The vanilla butter glaze of this recipe gives the bundt cake an incredible flavor.
This eggless date cake is one of the richest cakes on this list with the most beautiful and smooth flavors.
The dates in the cake really make up for the fact that there are no eggs in the recipe and the fluffiness that can be achieved with it is incredible. The dates provide a delicious, natural sweetness to the cake.
This eggless cinnamon cake is the perfect warming cake option for a cold winter’s evening. If you have been out all day in the cold or the rain, coming home and making this egg-free cake is the best way to warm up.
The fluffiness and spice of this cake will have everyone asking for the recipe.
If you have tried to make eggless cakes before and found the results to be dry, dense, or hard, this is the recipe for you.
No matter what your eggless cakes normally turn out like, the apples in this recipe provide the moisture that is often missing in eggless recipes.
This eggless tutti frutti cake is a great way to begin experimenting with egg-free recipes. The basic batter is super simple and easy to make and the addition of tutti frutti pieces adds some fun flavor to the cake.
This can lead to further flavor experimentation.
Classic lemon drizzle cake is one of the most popular cakes that you can make. This eggless version means that people with egg allergies and intolerances can also enjoy the incredible flavors. The crunchier the drizzle the better.
These eggless cake mix Christmas cookies are one of the more unusual recipes on this list. There are so many baked goods that get enjoyed around the holidays that all involve eggs.
This eggless recipe is a great way to provide an alternative for people who can’t eat eggs and helps to create a more inclusive holiday celebration.
Eggless red velvet cake is one of the most incredible recipes on this list. Red velvet is such a luxurious and decadent type of cake that it feels unfair to allow people with egg allergies to continue to miss out.
This recipe produces a moist and delicious cake for everyone to enjoy and can make a great addition to any party no matter what the occasion is.
Frequently Asked Questions
What Is A Good Egg Replacement In Baking?
Mashed bananas make for a great egg alternative when you are baking. What’s more is that it is a vegan alternative which allows you to easily convert a regular cake recipe into a vegan friendly one with no extra work.
Other replacements for egg in baking include applesauce, other fruit puree, avocado, gelatin (although this is not a vegetarian or vegan option), Xanthan gum, oil, and even tofu and chickpea flour.
There are so many options to replace eggs that even if it isn’t necessary to substitute eggs, it can be a fun experiment if you are a seasoned baker who wants a bit more of a challenge.
You can try a few replacements to see which one you like to work with best.
Is Egg-Free Baking Easy?
Baking without eggs might sound like a difficult task, but in actual fact, it is just as easy as regular baking. There are so many replacements for eggs that can be used when you are baking.
There are even recipes that don’t require eggs or any type of egg replacement, although these can be a little more tricky to get right.
There are so many delicious and easy recipes that are completely egg-free that baking can be a really fun experience even with dietary restrictions.
There are also lots of egg alternatives that can be used instead to ensure that your cakes are still moist and fluffy, even without any eggs.