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George Washington Cake?

by cgarner 8 years ago

My husband grew up in Germantown in the late 50's and early 60's. He has fond memories of George Washington Cake (it'...


VFPAGuy commented 9 hours ago

Replacing Oil with Apple Sauce in Cake

by Lotus7 11 years ago

I am going to make Trader Joe's Pumpkin Cake. I'd like to replace the oil with apple sauce. The recipe calls for 1/...


cmf1865 commented 1 day ago

What are you baking these days? July, 2018 edition!

by buttertart 2 months ago

So it's Canada Day and my MIL's 95th birthday! Big party here. Have made 2 cakes, both Bravetart, the Devil's Food ...


Forapani commented 15 days ago

Where in NYC can I get traditional 7 layer cake?

by jbhnyc 10 years ago

You know, dark chocolate outside, yellow cake with chocolate cream layers, like in the old jewish bakeries. I dont w...


small h commented 21 days ago

Castile Cake? Anyone heard of it and happen to know where I can get one in NY?

by AdHoc25 8 years ago

So, I have a friend who's been looking for this cake (either Castile of Castelle) because it was something she used t...


Ttrockwood commented 1 month ago

What are the best apples to use for apple cake?

by Elle 14 years ago

I was just wondering which apples are best to use in an apple cake. Also, I have a recipe that says to cook the cake ...


kjfahner commented 1 month ago

LAUSD Coffee Cake [split from LA]

by Suebee 10 years ago

[Note: this post was split from the LA board at: -- The Chowhound Team...


sccosel commented 1 month ago

Crushed pineapple in juice replacement

by orlybabe 1 month ago

Hi, I’m making a hummingbird cake that calls for “Crushed Pineapples in Juice”, like the Dole ones that come with nat...


Ttrockwood commented 1 month ago

whole foods berry chantilly cake ingredients/recipe?

by Strangette 9 years ago

To me, this is WF's signature cake. I have been dying to make a copycat of it. Would any gourmets out there know? ...


annehsu commented 2 months ago

Caramel Conundrum

by orlybabe 2 months ago

I’m making a sticky date pudding cake for a birthday tomorrow, and want to cover it with caramel buttercream frosting...

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babette feasts commented 2 months ago

ISO: The Little Pie Shoppe 'Rum Cake" Recipe

by LJS 10 years ago

This is only for those with LONG memories, but I thought I would give it a go. There was an excellent bakery on the w...


yummy19 commented 2 months ago

Problems w/ Ina Garten's chocolate cake recipe?

by foodISlove 9 years ago

Ina Garten's recipe for chocolate cake -- Beatty's Chocolate Cake -- driving me nuts. First time, cake batter bubbled...


souschef commented 2 months ago

Simple Dark Chocolate icing, no glaze

by Pakistanicook 5 years ago

I have probably romanticized and embellished, as most childhood memories (food memories in this case) tend to be, my ...


ninrn commented 2 months ago

i need help with southern caramel cake icing!

by tastycakes 8 years ago

I made the caramel cake in this month's food and wine magazine:


canddedmunds commented 2 months ago

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Searching for a 14 layer caramel cake recipe

by canddedmunds 2 months ago

Hi! I had the most amazing 14 layer caramel cake in Pawleys Island South Carolina. I’m I’m hoping to bake one at hom...

Need a camping cake and frosting

by leanneabe 11 years ago

We're going camping for a friend's birthday in early June (it'll still be pretty mild here in SD and not too hot), bu...


skullqueen commented 2 months ago

What are you baking these days? May, 2018 edition! [Old]

by buttertart 4 months ago

So here it is just about May. This is the month in which I get to devise a birthday cake for himself (chestnuts will...


Multifoiled commented 2 months ago

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