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Silly cake question

Birmingham | May 23, 2011 09:09 PM

I have not made nor eaten many cakes in my life. But since moving to the South a few years ago, I've had some pretty good cakes and am starting to sit up and take notice. But when I have an Italian cream or coconut cake or a salted caramel cupcake, what I like is the cake and not so much the frosting and other additions.

Can anyone advise me what kind of recipe I'm looking for when all I want is a good moist cake with no bells and whistles? Don't particularly want a pound cake with 10 eggs and 1lb of butter. Just something easy that would satisfy a craving for cake.

BTW: not looking for chocolate. Have kind of lost my taste for it while at the same time becoming more appreciative of cinnamon.

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