Help Birthday Brunch

Baking By sinemuzz Updated 16 Feb 2015 , 12:39am by denetteb

sinemuzz Posted 12 Feb 2015 , 9:36pm
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Hi Everyone
I'm holding a birthday brunch this weekend, but i don't know what kind of cake i want to serve.
I want everything to be perfect, so i need to find the perfect cake.
Any suggestion??
I hope you can help, THX :-D

19 replies
savannahquinn Posted 12 Feb 2015 , 11:05pm
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are you asking about design, flavoring or both?

sinemuzz Posted 12 Feb 2015 , 11:22pm
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AI'm asking for the a flavoring.but i don't know what type of cake it should be... brownie, chokolate, carrot cake or something complet difference like baked oatmeal or pancake cake with strawberry... i'm lost

savannahquinn Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 12:07am
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I typically won't eat anything without chocolate but... brunch screams mimosa, champagne and bellinis...maybe one of those flavors.....Maybe do cupcakes with a few flavors to choose from. 

Pastrybaglady Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 12:49am
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Ooooh @savannahquinn, a mimosa cake sounds delicious!  I'm picturing a champagne flavored white cake with orange flavored buttercream maybe with mandarin orange slices in the filling with a beautiful orange/yellow ombre sunset color on the outside.

savannahquinn Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 12:53am
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or bellini with champagne cake, peach buttercream and raspberry/chambord filling....sounds good to me !

Pastrybaglady Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 1:00am
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I'm down with the peach and raspberry too!

sinemuzz Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 7:00am
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Abellinis sounds nice, and i think i will try out the cake or something similar

julia1812 Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 4:23pm
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AWhat do you think of cappuccino cake?

sinemuzz Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 4:32pm
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Hmm, i don't know. My friends are not drinking coffe but maybe they will like a cappuccino cake :) 

Singerssoul Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 9:08pm
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In my family, brunch must include a Coffee Cake (especially with pecans in the topping) or an Angel Food cake (and often both).  :)

sinemuzz Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 9:19pm
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Ohh that sounds lovely. :) 

sinemuzz Posted 13 Feb 2015 , 9:22pm
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An Angel food cake is also lightlig in it ;-D

denetteb Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 5:35am
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If your friends don't like coffee, I suggest you stay away from a cappucino cake, or mocha, or tiramisu, etc.

sinemuzz Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 10:30am
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Okay.  I don't like tiramisu cake, so i will stay away from coffee cake. 

 

I think i maybe will make a Angel Food cake or a Carrot cake with cream cheese frosting - Maybe a inside outside carrot cake - and brownies, verry simpel. 

denetteb Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 8:12pm
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Ironically, coffee cake doesn't have coffee in it.  It is a style of cake with short layer of cake covered with a crumbly topping and baked.  Or that is what I think of as coffee cake anyway. 

sinemuzz Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 8:26pm
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Yeah that's right. I'm just not going to make a cake with coffe tast :) 

denetteb Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 8:52pm
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Ah, I understand.

Singerssoul Posted 15 Feb 2015 , 10:09pm
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There are alternatives to standard angel cake as well, like brown sugar angel cake or chocolate..all light options. :)

denetteb Posted 16 Feb 2015 , 12:39am
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Oh, brown sugar angel?  Sounds yummy.

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