Blue Cake Trauma!!!

Decorating By SamC23 Updated 6 Dec 2013 , 7:14pm by -K8memphis

SamC23 Posted 5 Dec 2013 , 6:39pm
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APlease someone help me!!!!

Making my first rainbow lawyer cake and the blue layer (only the blue layer) shrinks to a size considerably smaller than the others. I've baked the blue layer 3 times now and always the same!!!!

Maybe I can ditch blue and use a different colour layer instead?!

Thanks all :)

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SamC23 Posted 5 Dec 2013 , 6:39pm
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A•rainbow layer cake not lawyer!!!!

Smckinney07 Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 3:48am
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AThat's weird! Are all the layers made from the same cake batch?

-K8memphis Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 4:28am
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geez whoda thought--the devil's in the details huh--

 

weird weird weird

MBalaska Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 5:05am
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Quote:

Originally Posted by SamC23 

 rainbow lawyer cake

If it's a 'lawyer' cake, then you are in trouble :D just kidding.

 

I'd suggest that you try baking  in a slightly larger pan, but then it would be thinner and you'd need more batter to make the depth..... what a puzzle this one  is.:detective:

SamC23 Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 7:02pm
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AThanks for your replies all!

The naughty blue layer was out if the same batch yes - it's a complete mystery!!!

Drove me crazy though! Glad the lady just collected the cake and it's gone!!!!

Thanks again for the replies! :)

-K8memphis Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 7:12pm
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oh man--it's times like this i wish i could loan you my portable mass spectrometer to detect what happened in  that formulation

-K8memphis Posted 6 Dec 2013 , 7:14pm
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naw--just kidding--it's not portable

 

:-D

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