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Baking My Way Through "All Cakes Considered"

 
Nov. 23, 2010 2:15 pm 
Updated: Nov. 23, 2010 4:04 pm
Cake Project #19: Gingerbread. Could be sweeter, it's rather bland, but it's gingerbread. Thank goodness it's only a 9 inch pan's worth. Definitely skipping the ATF gingerbread in the book, as it is made with beer and no sugar, yech! MORE
Gingerbread
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Nov. 18, 2010 7:44 am 
Updated: Nov. 23, 2010 2:16 pm
Cake Project #18: Sweet Potato Pound Cake. It has sweet potatoes in it and it weighs about 5 pounds. But, it only remotely resembles cake. More like pie in cake's clothing. To quote one of my all time favorite Thanksgiving moves "The Ghost and Mr Chicken"; "The terribleness an MORE
Missy G's Sweet Potato Pound Cake
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Nov. 11, 2010 7:42 pm 
Updated: Nov. 18, 2010 7:54 am
Cake Project #17: Drunken Monkey Banana Cake or, The Cake That Broke The Oven. That's right. As of this writing, the cake is being re-baked for going on 90 minutes now and still raw in the center. While flipping the cake after the first cooling I found only a toothpick length of cooked cake and MORE
Drunken Monkey Banana Cake
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Nov. 5, 2010 4:05 pm 
Updated: Nov. 19, 2010 9:30 am
Cake Project #16: Tunnel of Fudge Cake (named back in the 60's when that wasn't something you'd chuckle over). Not really quite a tunnel but there is a bit of fudginess in the center, not a gooey pudding as described in the Cake Project book. The author relates that "the excess sugar binds MORE
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Nov. 2, 2010 7:43 am 
Updated: Nov. 18, 2010 7:56 am
Cake Project #15: Holiday Honey Cake. Project book author suggested leaving the cake set for 24 hours before eating to "let the spices permeate the crumb". Yeah Melissa, that'll happen. 4 hours is close enough. And that was as good as it gets. Crumb permeation only made this cake much MORE
Holiday Honey Cake
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