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Max and Ruby Cakes

Max and Ruby Cakes

Everyone loves Max and Ruby and their adventures. Besides exploring life and going on adventures, children learn something new in each episode. 

If you have also seen the gorgeous cakes and want to make Max and Ruby Cake in Real Life, let’s tell you how to make them.

Bunny Cake is the 22nd episode of Season 1 of Max and Ruby. Ruby wishes to make an ‘Angel Surprise Cake with Raspberry Fluff Icing’ for Grandma’s birthday. On the other hand, Max wants to make an ‘Earthworm cake’ for her. Instead of making one cake, they make both, and Grandma Bunny loves them!

Let’s have a look at Max and Ruby Cake Recipe

Read more: Things to know about Max and Ruby

Ruby’s Angel Surprise Cake

Ruby baked the Angel Surprise Cake for Grandma’s birthday. It is a pretty pink color because of its Raspberry Fluff Icing.

Angel Surprise Cake Sponge Recipe


  • Multipurpose floor ¾ cup
  • Cornstarch ¼ cup
  • Baker’s sugar ¾ cup + + ¾ cup + 2 tbsp
  • Egg whites 1½ cup
  • Salt 1¼ tsp
  • Cream of tartar 1½ tsp
  • Vanilla extract 2 tsp
  • Almond Extract ¼ tsp


  • To make Max and Ruby pink cake, preheat the oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit.
  • Add flour, ¾ cup of sugar, and cornstarch to a bowl. Mix and set them aside.
  • In a stand mixer bowl, beat the eggs with the cream of tartar until it becomes foamy. 
  • Add salt, almond, and vanilla extract.
  • Continue beating the egg white mixture until they increase in volume. 
  • Now add the rest of the ¾ cup + 2 tbsp sugar slowly while mixing. 
  • When it forms peaks, add in the flour + sugar + cornstarch little by little at slow speed.
  • Now add the mixture into a round 10″ round cake pan.
  • Tap the pan on the counter to remove air bubbles.
  • Bake it for 45 minutes at 350 degrees Fahrenheit. It will start pulling away from the sides.
  • Remove the cake pan from the oven and let it cool for some time.
  • Once cooled, remove the cake from the pan by using a spatula.
  • Now, it’s time to frost the cake!

Raspberry Buttercream Frosting

Let’s prepare the pretty pink raspberry frosting for the Max and Ruby Pink Cake.


  • Unsalted butter 1 cup
  • Baker’s sugar 1 pound
  • Salt ¼ tsp
  • Milk ¼ cup
  • Raspberry extract 2 tsp
  • Pink food color Per need


  • Mix the butter, sugar, milk, salt, and raspberry extract in an electric stand mixer bowl.
  • Mix well until it becomes creamy and fluffy.
  • Add the food coloring and mix to get the desired color.
  • Frost your Angel Surprise Cake from Max and Ruby.


  • Once you have frosted your cake, add sugar hearts, silver stars, and buttercream roses.
  • Add a birthday candle and Max and Ruby cake topper to make it prettier.
  • Enjoy your cake!

Max’s Earthworm Cake

Besides Ruby, Max also made a cake for Grandma Bunny. His cake was not bright colored like Ruby’s. The Earthworm cake was chocolaty brown in color with gummy worms here and there. Let’s look at the recipe in detail.

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Earthworm Cake Sponge Recipe


  • All-purpose flour 1¾ cup
  • Sugar 2 cup
  • Cocoa powder ¾ cup
  • Eggs 2
  • Baking powder 1½ tsp
  • Baking soda 1½ tsp
  • Salt 1½ tsp
  • Milk 1 cup
  • Boiling water 1 cup
  • Vegetable oil ½ cup
  • Vanilla extract 2 tsp


  • Preheat your oven to 350 degrees Fahrenheit and grease two 9-inch pans.
  • Mix sifted flour, sugar, cocoa powder, salt, baking powder, and baking soda in a bowl.
  • Use an electric beater or stand mixer to combine eggs, milk, vanilla extract, and oil. 
  • Add in the dry mixture (flour, sugar, salt, baking powder, and baking soda.)
  • Beat it for a minute till mixed well.
  • Now add boiling water to make a thin batter.
  • Pour the batter into the cake pans.
  • Bake for 30 to 35 minutes, and check with a toothpick if it is done.
  • Let the cake cool down before taking it out of the pan.
  • Invert the pan and dab slightly to remove the cake from the pan.

Brown Chocolate Frosting

To frost the Ruby and Max Earthworm cake, you can use a readymade chocolate frosting or use this easy recipe to make one.


  • Softened unsalted butter 2 cups
  • Cocoa powder 1 cup
  • Powdered sugar 10 cups
  • Vanilla essence 1 teaspoon
  • Milk 6 tablespoons


  • Add butter and cocoa powder to a stand mixer and mix until properly combined.
  • Now add in powdered sugar slowly and mix well.
  • Pour vanilla essence and milk until it’s thick enough. You can add more milk if needed.
  • Frost your cake well with this frosting to get the perfect brown earthworm cake look.


  • Crumb 12 Oreos in a food processor. Add the crumbs to the top of the cake, covering all of the cake tops.
  • Place the gummy worms on the cake per choice. 
  • Your Max and Ruby Earthworm Cake with gummy bears are ready to be enjoyed!

Bunny Cakes Episode Trivia

Here are a few extra pieces of information from Episode 22, Bunny Cakes of Max and Ruby – we thought you might be interested!

  • Ruby’s Angel Surprise Cake and Max’s Earthworm cake are both featured in the theme song of the series.
  • The next two episodes after this are also based on Grandma Bunny’s birthday.
  • This is the only episode in which Max does not speak at all.
  • Max and Ruby’s cakes became popular because of a TikTok trend where people baked these cakes, and the videos had Max and Ruby theme song in the background.
Max and Ruby Cakes

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