Unusual desserts in the Galaxy look – 15 recipes with a wow factor

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Colorful food and desserts in particular have become trendy lately and are popular with connoisseurs of all ages. The rainbow cakes were yesterday, however, today sweets with a galaxy look are being prepared. In this article we want to give you a few fancy desserts in cosmic colors and a few recipes that you can try yourself at home and prepare for the next party.

Unusual desserts in a space look

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The Galaxy trend developed a few years ago, although it was only related to clothing at the time. Now popular desserts are prepared with a brightly colored glaze or filling that matches the color palette of space. The most commonly used colors are black, dark and light blue, purple and a bit of white and pink. In the following we present the ingredients for a rolled cake in space look and the steps for preparation.

Prepare fancy desserts – a rolled galaxy cake

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The dough for the rolled galaxy cake is made from the following ingredients:

  • 130 g of flour
  • 1 teaspoon Baking powder
  • 1 pinch of salt
  • 1 packet of vanilla sugar
  • 4 eggs, room temperature
  • 150 grams of sugar
  • 2 tbsp vegetable oil
  • 2 tbsp buttermilk
  • 1 teaspoon apple cider vinegar
  • Gel food coloring in black, purple, teal and blue.

When the dough is ready, divide it into four bowls, adding a different food coloring to each bowl. The dough is then placed in a baking sheet with greased parchment paper and the colors are mixed with a fork for beautiful color effects. Bake the dough at 180 degrees for about 12 minutes, then place on a cloth with powdered sugar, roll the cloth and let it cool.

Rolled cake – recipe for the filling and instructions

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For the filling of the rolled cake you only need 115 grams of soft cream cheese, 125 grams of powdered sugar and 450 grams of whipped cream. First, the cream cheese and powdered sugar should be whipped with a hand mixer. Then stir in the whipped cream with a spatula and distribute the finished filling on the cooled dough.

Spread the ganache on the cake and sprinkle with sugar sprinkles

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Finally, the ganache is made from 100 grams of whipped cream, 175 grams of chocolate drops and black food coloring. The cooled chocolate ganache is spread over the cake and finally sprinkled with blue and purple sugar sprinkles and stars. The fancy galaxy cake is ready!

Unusual desserts with a space look – the zodiac cake


This beautiful zodiac cake is covered with fondant and decorated like the night sky. Furthermore, the different zodiac signs and their constellations are painted, which makes this dessert perfect for astrology lovers.

Fondant cakes inspired by the galaxy

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Fancy desserts in the Galaxy look sometimes look like real works of art. However, decorating cakes like constellations or the northern lights is not an easy task, requires a lot of practice and even an artistic talent. A popular technique for decorating cakes is using a spray gun – called an airbrush. In the video below you can see how a Galaxy cake is decorated using the airbrush technique.

Video: Airbrush cake like decorating the night sky

Unusual desserts – the homemade Galaxy ice cream

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This colorful ice cream is a wonderful dessert idea for warm days. It can be made with whipped cream, sweetened condensed milk, vanilla and food coloring in less than 10 minutes preparation time and about 4 hours later you can enjoy a galactic ice cream.

Colorful cupcake frosting – a recipe


Unusual desserts in the Galaxy look are a real eye-catcher at every party. The following ingredients can be used to prepare an effective frosting for cupcakes or muffins:

  • 100 g soft butter
  • 180 g cream cheese
  • 550 g powdered sugar
  • black, blue, pink and purple gel food coloring
  • edible glitter.

Idea for unusual desserts – Galaxy Donuts

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Every candy fan surely loves donuts too. Whether with or without filling, the delicious rings with icing are perfect for parties or for in between on a busy day.

Delicious donuts with galactic glaze

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Thanks to their round shape, donuts can be decorated as desired and transformed into different animals and figures. The last food trends have not passed them by either. Images of donuts in space look can be found everywhere on social networks and are particularly eye-catching with the spacey glaze.

Unusual desserts for connoisseurs – chocolate with a space look


Have you tried making chocolate yourself so far? If not, we’d like to inspire you with this simple recipe for Galaxy Chocolate. It is perfect for parties or children’s birthdays with the motto space or Star Wars.

Make chocolate yourself


First you should melt white and dark chocolate in a water bath. Divide the white melted chocolate into two separate bowls and add purple and blue-green gel food coloring as appropriate.

Instructions for Galaxy Chocolate


Next you should spread the melted dark chocolate on baking paper. Then put the colored chocolate on top with a spoon and mix the colors carefully on the surface. Sprinkle with some sprinkles of sugar and let the chocolate cool at room temperature. If necessary, you can also put in the refrigerator for 10-15 minutes.

Prepare unusual desserts – delicious space brownies


For fans of American brownies, we recommend this recipe idea with a galactic look. The dough for the brownies is prepared according to a basic recipe and a filling of cream cheese, an egg, powdered sugar and blue food coloring is made for the spacey effect. The filling is then distributed unevenly on the dough and the whole thing is baked at 180 degrees. After the brownies come out of the oven, sprinkle with white chocolate drops to decorate the blue night sky with stars.

Idea for candy apples in the galaxy look


Unusual desserts with apples are a wonderful idea for the apple season. Candy apples are reminiscent of a carnival, but are usually only offered in red. In line with our recommendations for themed desserts in the Galaxy look, we present the recipe for a galactic glaze below.

Unusual desserts – decorate a candy apple as a night sky

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  • 6-8 apples
  • Stems
  • 550 g fine sugar
  • 5 tbsp water
  • 1 teaspoon lemon juice
  • 1 teaspoon of blue food coloring
  • Glitter gel for shining desserts

Space macarons with a wow factor


The small, colorful macarons have captured the hearts of many candy lovers with their wonderful taste. Instead of the bright colors of the rainbow, these little desserts are decorated as space and look almost too good to be eaten.

Galaxy milkshake for a theme party


Not only unusual desserts, but also drinks can be prepared in the Galaxy look. A milkshake with ice cream and cream, for example, can be beautifully decorated with blue, purple and pink food coloring and is perfect for a children’s birthday party with a space theme.