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Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake

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Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake
I’ve seen a lot of recipes for strawberry cake that start out with cake mix and jello. Now, I love a baking shortcut as much as the next gal, but using real strawberries produces an even more delicious result. This Fresh Strawberry Layer Cake gets its color and flavor from strawberry puree, not …

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What are Icebox Cakes?

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What are Icebox Cakes?
Icebox cakes are an unusual style of cake that uses the refrigerator instead of the oven to bring all the elements of the cake together. The cakes are constructed by layering cookies with whipped cream, sweetened condensed milk, custard and other similar components, then refrigerated until the cookies soften into a cake-like consistency …

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Valentine’s Day Funfetti Cake

Valentine's Day Funfetti Cake
Funfetti cakes have been one of my favorite types of cake for celebrations for years. The colorful cakes are easy to make and never fail to put smiles on the faces of anyone being served a slice. They’re typically made with rainbow sprinkles, but by using holiday-specific sprinkles, you can tailor your funfetti …

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Mini Lemon Layer Cake

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Mini Lemon Layer Cake
A layer cake is always a lovely dessert to put out at the end of a meal, whether you’re celebrating a special occasion or just a love of desserts. There are plenty of times when you don’t need a full size layer cake – and those times tend to be when you’re serving …

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What are cake strips?

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Cake Strips

There are many problems that you can run into when you are baking cakes. The cakes could turn out to be overdone around the edges or excessively domed, requiring a lot of trimming to get them down to layer-cake proportions. Some cake “problems” are simply the result of a recipe that isn’t …

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