Raspberry Filling....

Decorating By conb Updated 9 Dec 2009 , 10:26pm by BabyChee

conb Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 5:32pm
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Hi all, I am making a yellow cake with raspberry filling. However it is very rare that I use fruit fillings. Can anyone suggest a brand or type of raspberry filling I should use? Thanks!

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egensinnig Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 5:44pm
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I just thaw frozen raspberries and mash them with sugar. Can also be mixed with BC, creme cheese or custard into a nice filling. But I make "swedish" cakes wich is a totally different construction than american/british cakes....We have 50 % filling and 50 % cake and they always need to be refrigerated.
Could you just use a nice good quality preserve perhaps?

msulli10 Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 5:52pm
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I buy the sleeves of filling and they work and taste great. No need to refrigerate. I buy them online.

Kitagrl Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 6:07pm
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Polaner Allfruit is awesome in vanilla cake....people love it and they can't tell you just bought it at the grocery store.

conb Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 6:37pm
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Thank you everyone! I really appreciate this site! icon_biggrin.gif

gloria Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 6:44pm
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Whatever you use don't forget to strain it if there are pits

conb Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 6:58pm
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Thanks Gloria.

JenniferMI Posted 6 Dec 2009 , 8:42pm
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I love the Henry and Henry red raspberry.

Jen icon_smile.gif

niccicola Posted 7 Dec 2009 , 2:17am
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I agree with kitagirl....Polaner Is great, no seeds

Also, I think Smuckers makes a Raspberry jam that is seedless

It tastes no different than if I make it myself from frozen/fresh raspberries

conb Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 12:53am
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Thanks all!


Darthburn Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 1:08am
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I use the Smuckers Jam. Everyone always loves it. Quick and easy.

three4thequeen Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 4:22am
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Seedless jam heated and mixed with raspberry Jello. Whisk and cool in the fridge to thicken. Adjust the Jello mixture to get the thickness you want. I made this last night and everyone just wanted to eat it with a spoon. I had to take it away before they all got sick.

It's so good that I was dreaming about it all day today.

This with white chocolate ganache...OMG!!

PuffCake Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 5:07am
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I use Dickinson's brand seedless red raspberry preserves. It's in the grocery store in the jam/jelly aisle and it's delicious as a cake filling!

cylstrial Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 2:18pm
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If you want to make it yourself - there is a GREAT recipe on here! It's absolutely delicious!! I'll go find it for ya!

cylstrial Posted 8 Dec 2009 , 2:19pm
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JanH Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 12:21am
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Polander fruit and Jello cake filling recipe:



conb Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 2:56am
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I love all of the suggestions! cylstrail i checked out that recipe and it shows yummy. icon_smile.gif


BabyChee Posted 9 Dec 2009 , 10:26pm
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This is the most amazing preserves I have tasted:


If you go that route, see if you can get this stuff. It's also very inexpensive compared to others. Atleast where I live, it is. All the Gedney state fair preserves are great tasting.

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