5 Wild Zebra Confections

July 9, 2014

Baking zebra inspired confections is an easy way to add a decorative touch to an otherwise ordinary dessert. Whether you paint zebra stripes on cookies or layer two batters into a cake pan, the animal print is guaranteed to stand out among the rest.  Any one of these wild treats are worth a try.

Strawberry Zebra Cheesecake
Recipe from Kitchen Wench

The ribbons of white in a sea of pink make this cheesecake truly stand out.  The batter is made with fresh strawberries which create the beautiful pink color.  At serving time, the cheesecake is served with an extra drizzle of strawberry jam.

Zebra Cookies
Recipe from The Decorated Cookie

If you are just beginning to learn how to decorate cookies, this is a great recipe to try.  The step by step tutorial provides a supplies list as well as specific instructions on how to create these lovely cookies in your own kitchen.

Mini Red Velvet Zebra Bundt Cake
Recipe from Baking a Moment

Who doesn't love red velvet? Especially when it's in the form of a bundt cake and drizzled in cream cheese icing.  This mini cake is the perfect dessert for two.

Coconut Chocolate Zebra Cake
Recipe from My Cake School

This zebra cake alternates both chocolate and vanilla cake batter to create the zebra effect.  The recipe calls for two boxed cake mixes uses boxed but feel free to substitute with your two favorite recipes.   The important things about this cake is the cake batter consistency, it cannot be too thick or thin.

Pink and Black Zebra Cake
Recipe from Cookies, Cupcakes and Cardio

This bright pink and black zebra cake is guaranteed to catch the eye of party guests at any occasion.  The cake is covered in white and black fondant as a finishing decorative touch.

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