- a cake made in layers, with a cream, jelly, or other filling between them.
Origin of layer cake
Examples from the Web for layer cake
Historical Examples of layer cake
In the church parlor, when the show was done, they ate ice-cream and layer-cake.Hints to Pilgrims
Charles Stephen Brooks
Mercy was as hungry for lessons as Heavy Stone was for layer-cake and macaroons.Ruth Fielding on Cliff Island
Fold in the chopped nuts, add the vanilla, pour into layer-cake pans, and bake.Woman's Institute Library of Cookery, Vol. 4
Woman's Institute of Domestic Arts and Sciences
Mix thoroughly and pour into two layer-cake pans prepared with buttered paper.
Bake in two layer-cake pans, fitted with waxed paper, in a moderate oven for twenty minutes.
- a cake made in layers with a filling