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Old 03-24-2016, 05:35 PM   #1
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Cake roll filling

I'm thinking about making a filling for a cake roll by mixing regular chocolate frosting with prepared chocolate pudding (I might use 1 1/2 cups milk instead of two cups). Do you think this would work?


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Old 03-24-2016, 05:41 PM   #2
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I'm not sure.

I think I would go with the pudding by itself or lighten it up with a tub of cool whip.

This pie filling might work.

https://www.hersheys.com/recipes/en_...y-bar-pie.html

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Old 03-24-2016, 05:45 PM   #3
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I bought the frosting then decided I wanted more like a pie filling. So maybe I should just return the frosting. The other roll is going to be fudge brownie filled with a home made no bake cheesecake filling yum yum!!


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Old 03-24-2016, 05:45 PM   #4
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The one with the chocolate filling is just going to be white cake so I want the filling to be light.


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Old 03-24-2016, 05:48 PM   #5
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Well, the Hershey's pie recipe certainly looks light! Probably the texture I'm going for


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Old 03-24-2016, 06:27 PM   #6
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Cake roll filling

Any other thoughts? I thought about mixing a small amount of frosting with a small amount of the pudding to test it, but then I would have a whole tub of frosting if it doesn't work

The other reason for this idea is that it can be done with an electric mixer. I'm dealing with a bulky dressing on my arm and limited mobility because I had surgery on my elbow on Tuesday.


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Old 03-24-2016, 06:39 PM   #7
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So I'm guessing that you've made a classic sponge cake from scratch, maybe not from a box mix?
Personally, I fill my "Cake Rolls" of sponge cake with softened ice cream/frozen yogurt/gelato, and pop into the freezer to harden before service. Maybe a chocolate ganache on top?
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Old 03-24-2016, 06:45 PM   #8
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It will be a home made white cake.


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Old 03-25-2016, 11:02 AM   #9
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I decided I'm going to use this pie recipe for the filling :) returning the frosting since I have to go back to the store now anyway...

Hopefully my arm holds out for all this baking! Today is technically supposed to be my last day on restrictions and I didn't take any of my prescription pain meds yesterday.

http://www.bettycrocker.com/recipes/...2-efa0b6d84a11


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Old 03-25-2016, 11:05 AM   #10
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I'm going to dye the white cake pink I think, and the cheesecake filling half blue and half green, then cut the rolls in half and arrange them end to side to make a square if that makes sense, then draw some kind of bunny and chick designs on the top. That's the plan anyway LOL!


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