Cake Obsessed: July 4th Cake With a Surprise Inside!

Kim Conte

july 4th cake

On the surface this looks like your typical festive July 4th cake. Uncle Sam profile? Check. Patriotic message? Check. Red, white, and blue frosting? Check, check, check.

But don't be fooled: This isn't your average Independence Day dessert. There's a really fun surprise inside ...

Ta-da! It's a flag!

july 4th flag cake

Flag cakes are a popular dessert on the 4th simply because they look so cool -- and this one that Amanda Rettke from i am mommy made is no exception.

So how do you make the interior flag design? It's easier than you might think. Simply cut out a circle from the top blue layer and fill it with red and white cake. Click the link for a helpful flag cake tutorial to see how it's done.

Have you made a flag cake? What are you making for dessert on July 4th?

Images via i am mommy

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