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    17 Poke Cakes That Are So Delicious, They’re Life-Changing

    :: poke poke poke ::

    So, what's a poke cake?

    True to its name, it's a cake that you poke holes in after baking. The holes are then filled with a liquid or filling — like condensed milk, pureed fruit, chocolate cream, or pudding — to infuse extra flavor into every bite. Here are our favorite ways to make one.

    1. Blueberry Lemon Poke Cake

    2. Chocolate Pretzel Poke Cake

    3. Cinnamon Carrot Poke Cake

    4. Berry Cheesecake Poke "Box" Cake

    5. Red Velvet Poke Cake

    6. Chocolate Peanut Butter Poke Cake

    7. Tres Leches Poke Cake

    8. Cookies and Cream Poke Cake

    9. Triple Berry Almond Poke Cake

    10. Peanut Butter Banana Poke Cake

    11. Cannoli Poke Cake

    12. Cinnamon Roll Poke Cake

    13. Chocolate Turtle Poke Cake

    14. Tiramisu Poke Cake

    15. Guinness Chocolate Poke Cake

    16. Strawberry Vanilla Poke Cake

    17. Worms and Dirt Poke Box Cake

    This article contains content previously curated by Tania Safi, Nick Guillory, Bry Duca, Hannah Williams, Alison Roman, Merle O'Neal, Matthew Francis Johnson, and Melissa Jameson. It was compiled by Lavanya Narayanan.