Amaretto Cake --- Help!!

Baking By carmenid Updated 9 Aug 2008 , 11:40pm by aztomcat

carmenid Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 11:21pm
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Can anyone suggest a good amaretto cake recipe and suggestions for filling and icing please?

I have a lot of trouble doing flavor combinations (cake/ filling/ icing), is there a cheat sheet anywhere that could help me with this?

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wehmom Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 11:28pm
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I did an amaretto cake with raspberry cream filling for my sisiter in laws wedding. It turned out great. I just substituted amaretto for the liquid in the dream cake receipe. The raspberry cream filling is in the receipe section on here. I iced with buttercream icing. Hope this helps.

terrig007 Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 11:37pm
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Paula Deen has a great Amaretto cake recipe with a cheesecake center. I always get rave reviews on this one.

aztomcat Posted 9 Aug 2008 , 11:40pm
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Search the recipes here for "Amaretto Divine" looks like a decent recipe and it has an almond whipped cream filling.

Other options for fillings: Strawberry or Chocolate, both are complimentary to amaretto.

Remember amaretto is almond adding almond to your flavors will enhance the amaretto taste.

good luck.....If you find a better recipe, let us know.

Dee in AZ

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