Cake Mix

Baking By Lorabell Updated 13 Jan 2011 , 2:41am by Karen421

Lorabell Posted 11 Jan 2011 , 11:16pm
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Does anyone know if you can add fruit to a cake mix? i.e. strawberries to a strawberry mix.


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AnnieCahill Posted 13 Jan 2011 , 2:18am
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Of course you can. Just chop up your fruit and throw it in. A lot of recipes in the Cake Mix Doctor have fresh or frozen fruit added to the mix. It's a good book if you like doctored cake mixes.

Bubbl3h3ad Posted 13 Jan 2011 , 2:33am
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If you add some kind of fruits you need to reduce the amount of liquid you use, especially strawberry. I'm not sure how much, hopefully someone else will chime in soon!

Karen421 Posted 13 Jan 2011 , 2:41am
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I found that it depends if it is frozen or fresh fruit. They way I do it, is to add about 1/2 or 3/4 of my liquid, then finish my mixing, including the fruit. If I think it is dry and needs more liquid I will add the rest. icon_smile.gif

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