Heart Cake Pans
Are you looking for a heart-shaped cake pan for Valentine's day? Here's a selection of the best.
Are you Baking a Heart Cake?
Are you baking a heart cake for Valentine's day or a special birthday? A heart-shaped cake pan is a great way to acheive a professional looking result without taking too much time to get the basic cake shape.
You can choose from a range of different heart cake pans from simple heart-shapes to heart-shaped Bundt cakes and cake pans with heart designs and patterns.
A homemade heart cake will be appreciated whether you're a master baker or a complete novice in the kitchen.
A heart cake pan makes a good Valentine's gift for someone who bakes. You might even get a treat too!
Heart Shaped Cakes for Valentine's Day
Valentine's day is the perfect occasion for a heart-shaped cake. Baking and decorating the cake yourself shows that you're willing to put the effort in for the person you care about.
Using a favorite ingredient of your loved one is a great idea too. Dark chocolate and chili cake works well in our house. Or ginger. Honey and nuts? Sour cherries?
Nordic Ware Quilted Heart Pan
|Nordic Ware Quilted Heart Pan|
Quilted Heart Cake
This Nordic Ware quilted cake pan is a great idea. It has a quilted pattern designed into the pan so your cake will come out of the oven looking pretty.
Making this cake using a chocolate cake mix and then giving it a light dusting of powdered sugar looks very effective. Or how about edible glitter?
Or you could use a plain vanilla cake mix and add colored pink or red powdered sugar. Or lines of pink or red frosting in the grooves in the quilting.
Add red berries and cream for a lovely romantic dessert for a Valentine's day meal.
Wilton Decorative 4-Piece Heart Pan Set
|Wilton Decorative Preferred 4-Piece Heart Pan Set|
This set of 4 nesting Wilton heart cake pans will give you lots of options. The largest is 14" and the smallest is 6".
You could create a layered heart cake or an arrangement of heart cakes set out in a pretty display. Decorate each cake in a matching but different design to create an amazing effect.
Ready to roll frosting or chocolate frosting mix will make life easier when you have four cakes to decorate.
Wilton Nonstick Crown of Hearts Pan
|Wilton Dimensions Cast-Aluminum Nonstick Crown of Hearts Pan|
Pretty Hearts Cake Pan
This Wilton Crown of Hearts cake is very sophisticated. It has a heart design around the edges and leaves a heart shaped indentation in the top of the cake which you can fill with fruit or cream or a pile of chocolate frosting.
This pan gets wonderful reviews from its users who have had success with the cake coming out cleanly from the case. That's good to know. It's no use if you have a fancy cake pan and can't get the cake out easily.
Nordic Ware Elegant Heart Bundt Cake Pan
|Nordic Ware Elegant Heart Bundt Cake Pan|
Heart Bundt Cake Pan
Or how about a pretty heart shaped Bundt cake? This Nordic Ware Elegant Bundt cake pan bakes a heart shaped cake with a heart shaped hole in the middle.
A heart-shaped Bundt cake looks great on a contrasting cake plate or platter. How about a chocolate heart Bundt cake on a red plate for Valentine's day?
Wilton 9 Inch Heart Springform Pan
|Wilton Excelle Elite 9-Inch Heart Springform Pan|
Springform Heart Pan
This Springform Heart pan is a good choice if you don't bake frequently. The Springform design means that the pan easily comes away from the cake after baking - you don't need to worry about it sticking and being hard to get out of the cake pan.
You can bake regular cakes with this pan but it's also a great choice for a heart-shaped cheesecake. Oh I love baked cheesecake. Mmm. Toffee cheesecake, vanilla cheesecake, raspberry cheesecake. I really don't mind!
These basic heart-shaped cake pans all get good reviews. You can put the effort into the fancy decoration!
Heart Birthday Cakes
Heart Cakes are a good option for girls birthdays too. A heart-themed birthday party works well for young girls through to sweet sixteen.
An heart-themed party supplies, decorations and party favors for a really cute party.