Whether you are a beginner baker or you have been baking cakes for years, the right pan makes a big difference. Check out our favorite brands and see which one gives you the best results. Round, square and rectangular cakes are the perfect canvas for decorating with colorful icing and other accents. Make a big impact with high-quality cake pans from Calphalon. The company offers cake pans in several different sizes, so you have plenty of options when starting your bakeware collection. The nonstick pans have a steel core to ensure even heating, and the interlocking layers help cakes slide right out of the pan. If you want to wow your favorite person with a fluted cake, mini cakes or angel food cake, a specialty pan is the way to go. We love the heavy-duty pans from Nordic Ware. Whether you are making mini flower cakes, Bundt cake or pineapple upside-down cake, these pans provide even heat conduction and ensure your cakes bake uniformly.
A decorated cake is the perfect way to celebrate a bride or wish someone a happy birthday, but transporting the finished cake is often a challenge. Rachael Ray makes nonstick pans with lids, giving you the perfect way to take cakes on the road. Each pan resists warping and has a nonstick coating that will hold up to repeated use. The sturdy lid keeps food fresh and makes it easy to transport your favorite treats wherever you go.