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Cake mix help please

Can I "dress" up a cake mix by ribboning jam or perserves into it before baking?

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pennycandy

Asked by pennycandy at 9:28 AM on Apr. 13, 2011 in Food & Drink

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Answers (8)
  • yes
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:29 AM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • I dunno about jam... I know a handful of sprinkles, a tabs of vanilla or orange extract is good. Jam is excellent between the layers though!
    But_Mommie

    Answer by But_Mommie at 9:29 AM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • What do you mean by ribboning? If it's drizzled over the top, it'll get sucked in and be lost in the middle somewhere. I would personally bake the cake, then torte it, and add the layer of jam between the cake layers (with a little icing under so it doesn't soak in) then ice it.
    Anonymous

    Answer by Anonymous at 9:30 AM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • I've added a bit of instant coffee. That is if making chocolate cake. It gives more depth to cake.
    But I wouldnt see why not add some jam...
    MrsDAP

    Answer by MrsDAP at 9:31 AM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • Hmmmm, sounds like you could try it. I don't know how it would turn out for sure.
    KateShesGreat3

    Answer by KateShesGreat3 at 10:56 AM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • yes
    tazdvl

    Answer by tazdvl at 10:41 PM on Apr. 13, 2011

  • sure!
    KTMOM

    Answer by KTMOM at 11:32 AM on Apr. 14, 2011

  • yup
    chiquis

    Answer by chiquis at 12:44 AM on Apr. 15, 2011

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