Coca cola, 7-up, Dr. Pepper and other sodas can actually be used to make all kinds of tasty baked sweets! If you've got some of the fizzy, carbonated stuff around and  start hankering for a slice of chocolate cake, look no further than these delightful soda pop desserts. Bake one up this weekend!

"Photo by María del Mar Sacasa"

Rum and Coke Cake from Serious Eats

Rum and Coke Cake from Serious Eats Photo by María del Mar Sacasa

"Photo by Wish Trish"

Coke Cake from Food.com

Coke Cake from Food.com Photo by Wish Trish

Black Forest Cupcakes from Food Network

Black Forest Cupcakes from Food Network

"Photo by Mark Thomas"

Gingerbread Layer Cake with Candied Kumquats from Epicurious

Gingerbread Layer Cake with Candied Kumquats from Epicurious Photo by Mark Thomas

Perfect 7-Up Pound Cake from The Pioneer Woman

Perfect 7-Up Pound Cake from The Pioneer Woman

"Photo by Howard L. Puckett"

Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake from My Recipes

Chocolate Coca-Cola Cake from My Recipes Photo by Howard L. PuckettChocolate Cherry Cola Cupcakes with Red Licorice Filling and Marshmallow FrostingDr. Pepper Oatmeal Cake with Coconut and Pecan Topping from The Homesick Texan