Happy Birthday Southern Chocolate Cake

Caroline’s Cakes ships its famous cakes nationwide on Goldbelly! 7-layers of Caroline’s Cakes moist yellow cake are filled with rich chocolate ganache and iced with vanilla buttercream. The confetti decoration of hand-dropped chocolate dots adds the perfect look for any birthday.

In 1982, Caroline Ragsdale Reutter served a Southern style 7-layer caramel cake made from an old family recipe at her son’s christening and soon found herself taking cake orders from as far away as Alaska. Caroline’s Cakes bakes luscious cakes in flavors like chocolate bliss cake, Southern layer caramel cake, and tart coconut lemon cake. These delightful cakes have made the Spartanburg, South Carolina, bakery “Home of the World’s Best Caramel Cake,” proving Southern girls really do do it best!

More Details

This package serves 14-20 people and includes a 9" Happy Birthday Southern Chocolate Cake

  • Arrives in a Caroline’s signature gift box
    Regrettably we are unable to offer script on cakes for shipping

Instructions / Storage

Caroline’s cakes are made-to-order, frozen and carefully packed with dry ice to maintain freshness. Upon arrival, let it defrost in the refrigerator or counter top to enjoy. If you wish to preserve your cake for longer, store it in the freezer for up to 6 months.

Detailed storage instructions are included in the box.

Download Storage and Prep Instructions

Shipping Details

  • Caroline’s Cakes ship Monday-Friday of each week.
  • Orders cannot be shipped to P.O. Boxes.
  • Orders shipped to Alaska and Hawaii via 2-day will incur an additional $20 charge or $35 for Overnight Shipping. Sorry guys!
  • Have more questions about Shipping? Read our Shipping FAQ page.

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You can send this item to up to 15 different addresses using our regular checkout. Looking to send this item to more than 15 people? Have our Corporate Gifting Team assist you.

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Everything was great! The process, the delivery, the cake. Will order again next week.
Trena H. - Palo Alto, CA
Packaging was great. Arrived fully frozen in 100 degree Arizona July heat. Flavor was AMAZING.
Nicole H. - Sedona, AZ
I ordered the blueberry lemon cake for my husband’s birthday on the Fourth of July. The cake arrived the day before as scheduled and looking fabulous. Then we tried it the next day and OH MY GOODNESS was this cake amazing. So moist and bursting with fresh blueberries and lemon, even the frosting tasted of lemon. We have now found our new favorite cake, thank you so much!
Debra S. - Peterborough, NH
Ordering was easy, delivery was great and the product (Coconut Cloud Cake) was delicious and fresh. Everyone raves about it. What a great service. 2nd time using Goldbelly and will be sure to use again. Already passed along my “secret” to some friends!
Melissa P. - Dobbs Ferry, NY
The lemon blueberry cake was fantastic. It was not too sweet and it was very moist with the taste of lemon zest to compliment each bite.
Sallyann B. - Staten Island, NY
It was delicious and being a Southerner, I do know what a caramel cake should taste like. I am sure this is the original recipe of caramelizing sugar to begin the process.
Meda C. - Columbia, SC
Outstanding selection and product providers, delivered quickly!
William T. - West Roxbury, MA
My brother loves coconut cake so I decided to send him one and now he can't stop talking about it. He said is the best coconut cake he has ever had.
Bernardo A. - Clifton, NJ
This was the best Red Velvet Cake we have ever had! Red Velvet is one of our very favorite cakes so to say this is the best is the highest compliment I could give. Thank-you Caroline's Cakes! This was the perfect Valentine's gift for my Hubby!
Pam P. - Stephenville, TX
Caroline's Cakes are beautiful to the eyes and a sensation to the taste.
Janice B. - Kamuela, HI
Most delicious chocolate cake I have ever eaten. Delivery was suburb. I can't wait to order another one!
Kathy G. - Clovis, CA
The 7 Layer Pumpkin Spice Cake was a HIT!!! Everyone loved the flavor and commented that it was the perfect dessert after a delicious meal! Many of the guests had a second piece!
Bobby K. - Franklin, WI
Fast shipping and delicious cake -- my parents were thrilled! (Purchased as a surprise treat for their 50th anniversary.)
Jennifer H. - Santa Barbara, CA
Caroline’s Cakes never disappoints! I usually order directly from them, but I liked the one stop shopping for food on Goldbelly for everyone on my list.
Andrea S. - Baltimore, MD
The cake was just as described: seven layers of chocolate "bliss!" It was a cake for my daughter-in-law's birthday. It arrived on the date requested and was packed so nothing would damage the cake. I especially appreciated that the cake was wrapped in cellophane so it was very easy to remove from the packaging. It was beautiful and delicious! I was very happy and pleased.
Helen M. - West Sacramento, CA
Very delicious cake! Very moist and perfect icing. I shared it with my work friends and it was devoured in no time! One employee said it was the best cake she has ever had. Thanks for a speedy delivery and fun birthday party cake.
Suzanne F. - Milford, OH
Excellent!!! The pink champagne cake was absolutely AMAZING!!! Delivery was impecable. Would highly recommend to everyone. Will definitively order again!
Rodolfo M. - Washington, DC
The cake was absolutely delicious! Packaging was attractive and speedy delivery. Would highly recommend 👍 I can still taste the excellent caramel buttercream right now as I write this.
cheryl b. - Sun Prairie, WI
Our Muffuletas arrived on time, were packaged well and delicious! Thanks, Goldbelly, for satisfying the very strong Muffuletta craving in our PNW household.
Debbie M. - San Antonio, TX
Packaged amazingly, looked amazing and it’s delicious
Mike C. - Seal Rock, OR
I didn't like the cake way to sweet
Marion H. - Reno, NV
Our cake was delicious! It arrived on time, as planned, packaged well! We will be ordering again soon!
Joyce B. - Lake Charles, LA
Ordered for my wife's birthday. Seven layer caramel! Wonderful and delicious! Arrived a day early! Will order again!
Graylon R. - High Point, NC
Great service and what a wonderful cake!
Julie R. - Georgetown, TX
Delicious, dense, moist, yet light, Coconut cloud cake! Perfection!
Ellen S. - Richmond, CA
I was notified when my cake shipped and when it was arriving. The cake itself was delicious. I would order from them again.
Sandy L. - Pitman, NJ
The coconut cake was wonderful. I have never received anything from Goldbelly that wasn’t wonderful. Great customer service!
Jane K. - Brookhaven, GA
The cake arrived on date requested and it was very good. Super sweet!
Colleen M. - Chicago, IL
The cake arrived on time, beautifully packaged and was moist and delicious. I always wish the pies and cakes I've ordered from you were half as sweet and a little less expensive, but it won't stop me from ordering from you.
Richard C. - Boston, MA
EVERYTHING was wonderful about this cake!!! The Pink Champagne cake was amazing! It was light moist and delicious! Just heavenly! It was a hit for my birthday! I can’t wait to purchase one again!
Zalea B. - Philadelphia, PA
Great cake and packed real good. Daughter loves the cake
Edward T. - King George, VA
I ordered the Chocolate Bliss Cake for a neighbor get together for Valentine's Day. Everyone loved it and took what was left over home for their kids. It arrived on time beautifully and safely packaged.
Sherrie K. - Twinsburg, OH
Cake arrived in perfect shape - defrosted beautifully and was thoroughly enjoyed by all
Layton O. - Madison, WI
The cake arrived with zero damage from shipping and tasted amazingly fresh.
Graham L. - Abingdon, MD
Always good food, Delivered with care, Delivered on time!
Leslie H. - Denver, CO
Shout out to Caroline’s for the cake tin! It was a beautiful fit and kept the cake in tact!!!
Zalea B. - Philadelphia, PA
Excellent tracking,packaging, and the taste was better then the picture! All in all Highly Satisfied! I had ordered this cake for my best friends birthday, and I will be getting one for my own as well!
Krysta W. - Palm Coast, FL
Every item ordered from Goldbelly has been excellent. All items arrived in perfect condition and according to schedule, even through inclement weather! I will continue to make periodic purchases for special meal kits and desserts for family gifts, etc.
Christina C. - Albuquerque, NM
Cake arrived next day, everything was perfectly packed, and it was delicious. What more could I have asked for?
George S. - Baltimore, MD
Everything went well! I originally messed up my order, customer service handled it with speed, politeness, and humor. Delivery was spot on time and in perfect condition. And the caramel cake was the best we have ever tasted. And we know our caramel cake. Have already recommended Goldbelly to several friends!
Barbara L. - Brevard, NC
All of it. Ease of ordering, fast shipping and food that is out of this world. I will be using Goldbelly to everyone. In fact, Caroline's Cakes was the best cake I had ever had and let everyone on Facebook know. I have a friend that is actually going to drive up as she is just an hour away and bring some to her family and friends in AR.
Joann P. - Tuscola, TX
The cake was beautiful, looked exactly like the picture and tasted delicious. It was delivered right on time despite a bunch of difficult weather across the country. Thank you!
Lanni I. - Newton, MA
The Birthday gift arrived as scheduled on the exact date..well preserved and packed...and was delicious ( Carolines cakes Coconut lemon cloud cake). My friend was so happy and grateful.
janet W. - Cumberland, MD
So VERY pleased!!! Sent a cake to my daughter for her birthday ...arrived on time, beautifully packed & wrapped. She said it was absolutely delish!!!!! Will definitely order from Goldbelly again ...thank YOU!
Maya Y. - Gambier, OH
Everything went well! Delivered exactly on the date selected. The cake was beautiful and super delish! Was sent to my daughters office and her whole team were impressed. In fact, someone ordered a cake for her Mother's birthday!
Judi D. - Pleasant Gap, PA
I didn't know about this site. What a welcome! I was able to order the perfect cake for my husband's birthday while in quarantined...I liked that I was able to see when the cake would be delivered and was able to take care of the costs and communication via Goldbelly. Caroline's Cakes EXCEEDED my expectation! The carrot cake was the best I've ever tasted. The presentation in the tin box was exceptional. I will DEFINITELY order another cake from them via Goldbelly. I also like that you offer several other "above-the-average" restaurants and bakeries. I spend a lot of time reading reviews to have an idea of what I can expect. I ordered another cake a couple of weeks ago from a different source and that cake will be delivered today. We'll see how that one works out!
Kinney H. - Atlantic Beach, FL
Perfectly fresh, on time, beautifully packaged.
Ann H. - Atlanta, GA
Efficient and convenient way of sending a gift. Very well packaged and delivered on time. Fresh cake!
Jacques L. - Superior, CO
cake was delivered timely and really packaged well. The cooler kept the ice and cake completely frozen. The cake was absolutely delicious!!
Gigi V. - Debary, FL
Package was received chilled and we'll pack, and once defrosted. The cake was delicious, everyone enjoyed it.
William K. - Lima, OH
EVERYTHING went well! I ordered four cakes for Mother's Day and not ONE SELLER DISAPPOINTED! Shipping was perfect, the cakes were BEAUTIFUL, and NOTHING was out of place! I am DEFINITELY doing this again for upcoming birthdays!!
Synod B. - Ashburn, VA
Delivered as promised. In perfect shape and delicious I heard. It was for my daughter and husbands 15 wedding Anniversary.
Aubrey A. - Newbury Park, CA
It was delicious, and as instructed, we froze some for later. It arrived frozen and in perfect shape. I’m pretty sure it was the best strawberry cake I’ve ever had!
Karen M. - Hickory, NC
Big selection; everything is pictured, described and explained well; your site design and function are well laid out and intuitive; and you allow PayPal transactions.
Karen K. - Perry Hall, MD
Easy to order. Perfect communication about delivery. Ontime delivery. Delicious cake. Good instructions regarding storage and freezing. Nice packaging.
Elisabeth S. - Mission, KS
Delivery arrived on time & in great condition. The gluten free caramel layer cake by Caroline's Cakes was phenomenal & I look forward to ordering their other gluten free cakes for special occasions.
Haley K. - Tulsa, OK
The pink champagne cake I ordered from Carolines bakery was quite possibly the best tasting cake I have ever had in my whole life! I liked the fact that you could track the cake as it was being delivered. And it was delivered on time as promised! Would definitely order this cake again!
Cynthia S. - Mendham, NJ
The cake was delivered on time and packed perfectly. The instructions on how to get the cake ready for serving were clear and the cake was perfect. They also provided exact instructions on how to dispose of the dried ice.
Susan N. - Bothell, WA
Stephie R. - Wallington, NJ
Everything. Shipped on time, arrived on time, beautifully packed, and just as good as advertised
Sue F. - Scottsboro, AL
I wanted too send something special to my Father too cheer him up and let him know I love him and I knew he liked Strawberry cake so I ordered him the cake and the delivery was great and the photo I received the cake was absolutely beautiful, well boxed and DELICIOUS. Thank you GOLDBELLY.
Edward S. - Troy, OH
Delicious and beautiful cake! Delivered timely as planned and packaged exceptionally well!
Karen S. - St Augustine, FL
The recipients of the cake said it was delicious. It was delivered on time and was rock solid frozen when it arrived with dry ice in the hot temperatures of Dallas.
Debbie L. - Dallas, TX
Packaging was great! Still frozen when I got it. The cake was delicious. Everything was perfect!
Kathleen W. - Hilton Head, SC
Yummy, and arrived well packaged and on time. Simply sublime. I will order again as will my friends and family.
Joyce H. - Wrightwood, CA
Cake shipped quickly and was packed well. Oh and it was Delicious! Love Goldbelly!
Diane W. - Indian Wells, CA
Delivery was exceptional and on time. The pink champagne cake by Caroline’s Cakes was enjoyed by all and truly beautiful. I would highly recommend!
Maggie J. - Alexandria, VA
The ordering, the item was delivered on time and THE CAKE IS DELICIOUS!! 2ND ONE WE ORDERED FROM CAROLINE'S CAKES. THANKS!
Patti M. - Centralia, IL
We received a delicious gluten free seven layer caramel cake from a Caroline's Cakes in South Carolina. The cake arrived well packaged and frozen. We let it thaw over night and have been eating it ever since.
Marie L. - Tucson, AZ
Delivery was made exactly as promised on the date promised. Brilliant!
Martin M. - New York, NY
The order was delivered on time and in good condition. All of the party guests loved it.
Sharon Z. - Wall Township, NJ
Perfect. Packaging was amazing and it arrived on time. Cake was amazing.
Christina B. - Bothell, WA
The order was delivered as scheduled. It was well packaged and arrived in perfect condition. And the cake was delicious!
David H. - Mansfield, OH
On time delivery, great product. What more could I want.
Gary M. - Belgrade, ME
Delivered on promised date, excellent packaging, wickedly delicious cake!!
Melanie R. - Round Rock, TX
Great service and packaging. Product was delicious!
Mary B. - Metairie, LA
The cake was perfect. Delivered on time and scrumptious!!!
Gabriel L. - Omaha, NE
Order delivered on time. Packaging for cakes wonderful…safely sent/arrived frozen, and the cake tins were lovely, allow for great storage of the cakes, and can be used again and again.
Tracy R. - Bay Minette, AL
I included an unusual note with the gift cake and it was delivered with no errors. The recipient was delighted.
Kelly T. - Dunwoody, GA
Arrived on time. The cake is beautiful and tastes great.
Novie F. - Wetumpka, AL
This is the World's Best Cake.. well packaged and on time delivery
rhonda w. - Taos, NM
The cake arrived on time and very fresh despite the hot temperature of Kenner, Louisiana.
Trudy A. - Kenner, LA
On time, packaged to keep cold to prevent melting icing, easy to use...good work!
Nancy T. - Dallas, PA
Shipping is reliable. Cake is always delicious !
Valerie B. - Baltimore, MD
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