While there are plenty of masterful cake makers out there, only few have the skills to win Cake Wars. Jonathan Bennett hosts this grueling competition where four expert bakers go toe-to-toe to see whose mind-blowing cake creation will be the star of a major event, earning them the $10,000 prize. Master pastry chefs and judges Waylynn Lucas and Ron Ben-Israel will determine which cakes are worthy of headlining parties for The Simpsons, The Sound of Music, DC Comics and more! Let the Cake Wars begin.
Season 1, Episode 1

The Simpsons

One of the biggest television families is dropping into Cake Wars.

Friday
Sep 3
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 2

DC Comics

DC Comics is looking for a tasty centerpiece for their celebration.

Friday
Sep 3
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 3

The Knot

Today someone's cake is getting whisked off to a wedding. The couple is here and Theknot.com has provided everything for their dream wedding -- except the cake. Which baker will take home the $10,000 and have their cake present when the couple says, "I do?"

Friday
Sep 10
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 7

The Sound of Music

The bakers take on the classic film "The Sound of Music."

Friday
Sep 10
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 8

Girl Scouts

See whose Girl Scout cookie crumbles as four talented cake artists compete to have their cake creation at the center of a massive celebration for the Girl Scouts of the USA, as well as the $10,000 prize. They'll have to impress a real Girl Scout if they want to win the Cake Wars insignia!

Friday
Sep 17
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 5

Hello Kitty

She's cute, iconic and world famous. And only one baker's breathtaking cake creation will be worthy enough to attend the celebration for the launch of Hello Kitty's North American Tour. Actress Katherine McNamara guest judges the cute cakes made as the bakers battle to the bitter end.

Friday
Sep 17
12pm | 11c
Season 1, Episode 4

Nintendo

Everyone's favorite plumber, Mario, is getting turned into cake.

Friday
Sep 24
11am | 10c
Season 1, Episode 6

LEGO

It all begins with a brick as four talented cake bakers piece together incredible LEGO-themed cake creations, when they compete in two jaw-dropping rounds for the chance to have their cake at the center of a massive party at LEGO's flagship store, as well as the $10,000 prize. Guest Judge Michael McNally, Senior Director of Brand Relations for LEGO Group, helps Ron Ben-Israel and Waylynn Lucas determine if everything is awesome.

Friday
Sep 24
12pm | 11c

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All Cake Wars Recipes

Turtle Cake

Nana's Banana Cake with Salted Caramel Buttercream

Dark Chocolate Cake with Coconut-Peanut Butter Italian Buttercream

Chocolate Cake with Malted Chocolate Buttercream

Bold and Spicy Gingerbread Cake Pop

Pineapple Under the Sea

Gingerbread Cake Pop

Figgie Fruitcake

Chocolate Cake with Salted Caramel and White Chocolate Buttercream

Vanilla Bean Cake

Chocolate Mud Cake with Orange Marmalade and Chocolate-Orange Buttercream

Almond Cake with Cream Cheese, Ganache and Fresh Strawberry Filling, Vanilla Buttercream Icing and Pink Poured Fondant

Chocolate Hazelnut Decadence Cake Pop

Lemon Sugar Cookie Snowflakes

Southern Red Velvet Cake with Classic Cream Cheese Frosting

Fizzy Peppermint Bark

S'mores Cake

Rainbow Sherbet Cake

French Toast Cake Pop

Peppermint Cream Beignets

Lemon Cake with Blueberry Compote

Snowball Cookies

Banana Cake

Chocolate Orange Cake

White Almond Tiramisu Cake with Swiss Meringue Buttercream

Chocolate Cake

Devil's Food Cake