A cake is a sweet baked food made from batter or dough usually containing flour, sugar, eggs and a raising agent. Cakes come in many different flavourings and styles such as chocolate, fruit or just natural with just cream. Cake is usually served as a celebratory dish on ceremonial occasions such as on weddings, anniversaries or birthdays. The different types of cakes are butter cakes, sponge cakes, chiffron cakes and flourless cakes. There are many different shapes of cakes such as cupcakes, layer cakes and swiss rolls. Most people like cakes because they are a nice food are sweet, fun to eat, look nice and there are many different flavours of cakes.