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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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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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