"Discover Cooking, Discuss Life."

Go Back   Discuss Cooking - Cooking Forums > Recipes & Ingredients > Desserts, Sweets & Cookies & Candy > Cakes & Cupcakes
Click Here to Login
Thread Tools Display Modes
Old 11-03-2011, 07:29 PM   #1
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 20
cake falling apart :(

Hi Guys,

hope you can help me, I was baking a cake tonight and it went well until i began to cut it, the cake just fall apart! I don't understand, it like the cake is not dense enough or something !? please help!

Many thanks,



et81121 is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2011, 08:04 PM   #2
Executive Chef
chopper's Avatar
Join Date: Jan 2011
Location: Colorado
Posts: 4,199
Can you post the recipe you used?
Was it warm when you cut it?

No matter where I serve my guests, it seems they like my kitchen best!
chopper is offline   Reply With Quote
Old 11-03-2011, 08:08 PM   #3
Assistant Cook
Join Date: Feb 2011
Posts: 20
  • 175g softened butter , plus extra for greasing
  • 175g golden caster sugar
  • 3 eggs
  • 140g flour
  • 1 tsp baking powder
  • 100ml milk
  • 4 tbsp cocoa powder
it was about room temp when i cut it...
et81121 is offline   Reply With Quote


Thread Tools
Display Modes

Posting Rules
You may not post new threads
You may not post replies
You may not post attachments
You may not edit your posts

BB code is On
Smilies are On
[IMG] code is On
HTML code is Off
Trackbacks are Off
Pingbacks are Off
Refbacks are Off

» Discuss Cooking on Facebook

Our Communities

Our communities encompass many different hobbies and interests, but each one is built on friendly, intelligent membership.

» More about our Communities

Automotive Communities

Our Automotive communities encompass many different makes and models. From U.S. domestics to European Saloons.

» More about our Automotive Communities

Marine Communities

Our Marine websites focus on Cruising and Sailing Vessels, including forums and the largest cruising Wiki project on the web today.

» More about our Marine Communities

Copyright 2002- Social Knowledge, LLC All Rights Reserved.

All times are GMT -5. The time now is 11:12 PM.

Powered by vBulletin® Version 3.8.8 Beta 4
Copyright ©2000 - 2017, Jelsoft Enterprises Ltd.