“A long time ago in a galaxy far, far away…” space age desserts take social media by storm with foodies rushing to create galaxy-themed treats.
The galaxy trend has made its way through hair, makeup and now desserts!
It is literally taking over Instagram and Pinterest. This was such a fun project, because of the bright and vibrant collaboration of colors, glitters, and touch of hand-painting. I am so excited to make everything!
To infinity and beyond! Let’s Get Started!
1. Luminary Galaxy French Macaron
Found from Crème Macarons
These macaron cookies are “out of this world” and the inspiration that made me want to make this post! The swirl of the macaron batter is so beautiful. I love the vibrant pink color in the middle and of course the edible glitter!
2. Galaxy Donuts
Found from Tastemade
You can never go wrong with donuts but these Galaxy Donuts are the best! This recipe video is really easy to follow so anyone can make donuts from scratch. Start with a freshly made donut and the Galaxy part is all about the icing on top!
3. Galaxy Mousse Cakes
Found from Sugar Hero
Mirror glaze is a trend that is taking over Instagram and Pinterest. It’s so exciting to watch the process. You can make your own galaxy mirror glaze to top your cakes with this recipe!
4. Galaxy Roll Cake
Found from Cucina De Yung
Roll cakes are a classic dessert but making it Galaxy is beyond cool! This buttermilk cake is paired with a cream cheese frosting for an awesome taste, so it tastes delicious and looks beautiful beyond beautiful!
5. Galaxy Popcorn
Found from Raising Whasians
Make an out-of-this-world snack for your next movie night or space themed party! This Galaxy Popcorn is sure to have your guests seeing stars with this easy recipe!
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6. Galaxy Monkey Bread Muffins
Found from the First Year Blog
I hope you have tried the deliciousness that is monkey bread before! It’s amazing in the big bundt pan. Monkey bread is like a cross between a cinnamon roll and cinnamon roll bites. So of course we love it in a muffin form too. Topped with delicious chocolate and galaxy sprinkles you can’t lose!
7. Galaxy Milkshake
Found from Tastemade
A pretty, swirly vanilla milkshake! Milkshakes are so good and a galaxy one is even better!
8. Galaxy Bark
Found from Mom Dot
Making chocolate bark is really easy but making galaxy bark is even easier. It’s insanely cool and memorizing. Start with a melted black chocolate as the base then swirl in blue chocolate, pink chocolate, small edible glitter stars and pearl luster dust to make it shine! Let it cool and piece it up into enjoyable pieces!
9. Galaxy Ice Cream Sandwiches
Found from A Bajillian Recipes
Any kid (or kid at heart) will love these ice cream sandwiches! It’s fairly simple to make these at your home. Start with separately vanilla ice cream into 4 bowls and add food color to each one. Add graham crackers, purple chocolate and galaxy sprinkles to finish it off! It couldn’t be simpler and all kids will be jumping for ice cream in no time!
10. Black Velvet Nebula Cake
Found from Sprinkle Bakes
I am obsessed with this black velvet Galaxy cake especially with the white snowflake sprinkles inside the cake batter is genius. So when you cut into the cake it’s like having a piece of the night sky!
11. Star Galaxy Cookies
Found from Sugar Spun Run
Sparkly Galaxy Cookies made with a simple sugar glaze and chocolate cutout cookies. What you will need is a star-shaped cookie cutter, vibrant pink, purple, and blue gel food coloring. Add disco dust star shaped sprinkles for the beyond the galaxy look!
12. Galaxy Color Changing Lemonade Slushie
Found from the Flavor Bender
This magical color changing Lemonade is not only a delicious drink; it’s a really awesome science experiment that you can drink. You can drink the colors of the galaxy!
13. Galaxy Brownies
Found from the Monday Box
These galaxy brownies have baked swirls of colorful blondie with star speckled onto a fudgy brownie. Suitably, this chewy chocolate chip studded tastiness is “out of this world”!
14. Galaxy Frosting Black Velvet Cupcakes
Found from Kiki Cuppycakes
These delicious black velvet cupcakes are a bold dark twist on the classic red velvet cake. They are topped with a vibrant colored icing and sprinkles to look like the stars in the galaxy.
Bonus: Doctor Who Galaxy Cake
Cake by XO, Katie Rosario
As some of you know, I’m a cake decorator as well as a blogger. I absolutely love what I do! My goal is to create memories for people that goes beyond eating cake. It’s also important to me that I make amazing looking cakes but also great tasting cakes as well! I made this Doctor Who Galaxy Cake for a true fan so the pressure was on. This cake was all about the details from the top to bottom and the handpainted galaxy turned out better than expected!
These 14 “Out Of This World” desserts are impressive and delicious! They are something you will want to make again and again in your kitchen that is not so far, far away!