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Old 09-19-2018, 12:33 AM   #11
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Cloudberry almond cake... or Swedish gingerbread cake with lingon or Ontbijtkoek.
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Old 09-19-2018, 01:35 AM   #12
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What is your favorite cake?

If you were stranded on a desert island and had an endless supply of fresh cake - but only one flavor what would you choose?

I would choose my grans marble cake which is dense and pound cake-ish and the marble swirl is intensely chocolate but there are so many excellent cakes out there. What would you choose?


German chocolate
Yellow cake with strawberry icing
Angel food
Spice cake with glaze
Devils food
Fruit cake
Or ???

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Delia Smith's Boil & Bake Cake - fruit cake recipe which I have experimented with and added extra dried fruit and glace cherries and a good slug of whisky or something similar and I used butter in the cake rather than the suggested margarine! Must be a success because a friend asked me to make 3 large graduated versions for his wedding cake! I didn't ice it - his future sister-in-law was going to do that.
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Old 09-19-2018, 05:14 AM   #13
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mmmmm, cake..



I love cake of all types and flavors, even the ones I fail at baking..


My very favorite, at the risk of boo's and hisses on a cooking forum is... Pepperidge Farm Coconut Layer Cake... Were I be allowed to have only one cake, that would be it..


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Old 09-19-2018, 06:22 AM   #14
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Very interesting thread. Seems the majority (so far) start off with chocolate but then graduate to every other flavour imaginable. too funny...

I personally will eat almost any cake put in front of me - but I don't have a favourite per se. What to chose, what to chose....
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Old 09-19-2018, 07:23 AM   #15
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Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Made with pecans and lots of raisins, coconut.
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Old 09-19-2018, 09:15 AM   #16
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Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Made with pecans and lots of raisins, coconut.
At least this one has fruit, vegetables and some nuts for protein. Nutritious...
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Old 09-19-2018, 09:45 AM   #17
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Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting. Made with pecans and lots of raisins, coconut.
I'll go with this one, too, minus the coconut.
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Old 09-19-2018, 11:11 AM   #18
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mmmmm, cake..



I love cake of all types and flavors, even the ones I fail at baking..


My very favorite, at the risk of boo's and hisses on a cooking forum is... Pepperidge Farm Coconut Layer Cake... Were I be allowed to have only one cake, that would be it..


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No booing or hissing from me Ross. Now that's a cake I can put on the table.
Trader Joe's has a darn good frozen Carrot Cake too.
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Old 09-19-2018, 11:41 AM   #19
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mmmmm, cake..



I love cake of all types and flavors, even the ones I fail at baking..


My very favorite, at the risk of boo's and hisses on a cooking forum is... Pepperidge Farm Coconut Layer Cake... Were I be allowed to have only one cake, that would be it..


Ross
That would be a great choice for me!

I would probably vote for a plain old pound cake but I wouldn't be upset if a pineapple upside down cake, a lemon drizzle or an applesauce cake, washed up on the beach every now and then.
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Old 09-19-2018, 12:00 PM   #20
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Katie H's Black Devil's Food Cake

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I could eat this plain everyday!

BUT ......................................

Dressed up with Cherry pie filling/topping, fresh strawberries, banana slices, whipped cream and flaked coconut is even better.

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