Fruit Flavored Scratch Cake Recipes - Help!

Decorating By AlicesMadBatter Updated 27 Feb 2013 , 10:44pm by AlicesMadBatter

AlicesMadBatter Posted 27 Feb 2013 , 4:51pm
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Anyone have a good cherry, strawberry, blueberry, mango, and/or pineapple scratch cake recipe they wouldn't mind sharing? I know a lot of the these WASC recipes are really flexible for adding fruit and things but I have not had much luck. My cakes always come out dense/flat/wet. Too much liquid? I am probably just not making the appropriate adjustments for the pureed fruit. I prefer to not use jello. I am playing around with fromscratchsf's scratch WASC recipe and love it so far. Not sure how to modify to accomodate fruit flavors. Thanks! 

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jennicake Posted 27 Feb 2013 , 4:55pm
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her recipe does show a substitution to make a strawberry cake... maybe follow that substitution with other fruit purees for other flavors?

AlicesMadBatter Posted 27 Feb 2013 , 4:58pm
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Oh! I don't think I saw the strawberry somehow? Someone sent me her recipe. I will see if it is on her site. Thanks!

pmarks0 Posted 27 Feb 2013 , 10:35pm
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This is a fantastic recipe.  I get rave reviews with it.

 

http://cakecentral.com/a/summers-scratch-strawberry-cake

AlicesMadBatter Posted 27 Feb 2013 , 10:44pm
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Thank you!

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