First Wasc!! Big Hit!!

Decorating By lbain Updated 3 Aug 2008 , 7:20am by miny

lbain Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:02pm
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I just made my first WASC and homeade buttercream last night for my work because i have always wanted to try it and it was BIG HIT!!!

Everyone was like OH MY GOSH!!! ITS LIKE WEDDING CAKE haha

Thanks for everyone at CC because I really feel like yall are making my dreams into reality!!

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junny629 Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:07pm
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Good for you. Which recipe did you use?

mkolmar Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:17pm
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That's my moms favorite cake. It's even good with ganache. Try some of the variations sometime too. Another good WASC variation is Chocoalte kahlua, that's the one I like.

lbain Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:21pm
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oh man i bet the one with kahlua would be great! I used the white almond sour cream recipe under the recipes...it was really easy too!!

I was really impressed how flat it baked too..usually the boxed mixes are so rounded on top....i didnt even have to level this one

jessieb578 Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:39pm
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Ohhh, what's the chocolate kaluha version??? Yummy!

tyty Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 6:59pm
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Originally Posted by jessieb578

Ohhh, what's the chocolate kaluha version??? Yummy!




Sounds good, I'd like the directions for that one also.

CakeWhizz Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 7:06pm
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Does anyone have a scratch recipe or know where I can find one please? I am beginning to develop a bad case of WASC envy.......

lbain Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 7:13pm
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cakewhizz- use the white almond sour cream cake recipe under the recipe tab!! Its fabulous!! I am a newbie and had only used boxed mixes and now I will never ever ever go back!!

CakeWhizz Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 7:20pm
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Thanks Ibain but I still can't find the scratch recipe. The only one I found calls for a box mix which we don't have over here in the UK.

GingerCakes Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 7:23pm
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Good for you! That is exciting, that is a wonderful recipe, I too have used that one and everyone loves it!

jacquie575 Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 7:39pm
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I may sound pretty dumb but what is WASC? I have seen a couple of threads on this recipe but I have no idea where to get the original. icon_redface.gif

lbain Posted 1 Aug 2008 , 8:01pm
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jacquie- Its basically like a doctored boxed mix. So its just like the cake mix and a few extra stuff

WASC=White Almond Sour Cream

Here is the link to the recipe...
http://www.cakecentral.com/cake_recipe-2322-White-Almond-Sour-Cream-Cake.html

junny629 Posted 2 Aug 2008 , 7:12am
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Originally Posted by CakeWhizz

Thanks Ibain but I still can't find the scratch recipe. The only one I found calls for a box mix which we don't have over here in the UK.




CakeWhizz, I've seen cake mixes at Tesco.

CakeWhizz Posted 2 Aug 2008 , 8:01am
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Thanks Junny!!! I'll hot foot it down there ASAP. I hope they have the white cake mix though. I've seen loads of flavours but not the white mix. Maybe I should go to a superstore.

KKC Posted 2 Aug 2008 , 8:10am
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Ever since I tried WASC I've never looked back...I get rave reviews each and every time...I also used French Vanilla cake mix instead of the white and I added French Vanilla extract...OMG never ever would I go back to a cake from scratch...

hammer1 Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 4:12am
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Is there a cake mix brand that works the best with this recipe?

Thanks.

hammer1 Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 4:14am
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Is there a cake mix brand that works the best with this recipe?

Thanks.

KKC Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 5:04am
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I like Betty Crocker (recommended) or Duncan Hines

AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 5:15am
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i love WASC too. but cake mixes aren't readily available here.i actually made the chocolate version and they were good. icon_smile.gif moist and oh so yummy.

Monna7122 Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 5:38am
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<<<Sounding Stupid, but I have never tried this cake either. To change the flavor, like chocolate etc, do you just change the kind of cake mix? Or do you have to add other things.
Oh and again, stupid I know, but you don't taste the sour cream in it do you?

AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 6:51am
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i think the sourcream just makes it moist. i couldn't really taste it.

and for chocolate wasc, i used chocolate cake mix.

miny Posted 3 Aug 2008 , 7:20am
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[quote="lbain"]I just made my first WASC and homeade buttercream last night for my work because i have always wanted to try it and it was BIG HIT!!!

Good for you, you're officially hoocked. Keep baking!!! thumbs_up.gif

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