Smith Island Cake

Smith Island Cake

Smith Island Cake

Our recipe for this towering dessert, featuring eight layers of buttery yellow cake with chocolate-fudge icing, was inspired by a decadent version served at Becca's Smith Island Cakes in Tasley, Virgina.Landon Nordeman

Our recipe for this towering dessert, featuring eight layers of buttery yellow cake with chocolate-fudge icing, was inspired by a decadent version served at Becca's Smith Island Cakes in Tasley, Virginia. This recipe first appeared in our March 2012 issue, with Jane and Michel Stern's piece Surf and Turf.