Pink Cake Recipe?

Baking By AKA_cupcakeshoppe Updated 6 Sep 2009 , 12:36pm by msulli10

AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 30 Aug 2009 , 5:58pm
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Looking for a pink cake recipe, like the cake layer itself is pink.

I cannot use fresh or frozen strawberries. Jello might work. Doesn't matter what flavor it is. It's for a kid's birthday party. Thanks!

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JanH Posted 30 Aug 2009 , 6:08pm
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Pink Lemonade cake:
(Recipes, hints & tips... If not pink enough, there's always pink food coloring.)


AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:02pm
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Thanks JanH! some of the links there don't work though icon_sad.gif

AKA_cupcakeshoppe Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:09pm
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most of the recipes i've seen is not from scratch and i'd really prefer it to be from scratch, it's cheaper for me to do that.

Can I just add pink food color to a yellow cake recipe? I don't think white cake can handle the weight of fondant...

Thanks everyone this is due in a 2 weeks and am getting desperate...

Mensch Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:09pm
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Put some food coloring in it.

Caths_Cakes Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:15pm
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if you just want it to be pink, just add some pink food colouring icon_smile.gif

Csutton Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:24pm
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White cake can absolutely hold the weight of fondant. I do 80% white cakes..even three tier cakes and they hold the fondant perfectly!
Just use a white cake mix (Same as mixing dry ingredients) and use pink coloring.
I am as a matter of fact making a hot pink two tier pirate cake this weekend covered in fondant.
Good Luck!

msulli10 Posted 6 Sep 2009 , 12:36pm
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Use a red velvet recipe and substitute pink food coloring for the red. I do it all the time.

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