Cake Flavor Combinations?

Decorating By pmaucher Updated 11 Aug 2008 , 1:26pm by eatdessert1st

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pmaucher Posted 10 Aug 2008 , 5:53pm
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I am interested in learing what cake flavor combinations you have tried. How did they taste and would you make them again? thumbsdown.gifthumbs_up.gif

I am a newbie and am getting tired of doing van/choc with homemade royal icing. Today I am trying fudge choc with rasp filling and dark ganache. Hopefully it turns out good.

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indydebi Posted 10 Aug 2008 , 5:59pm
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Mix some of the sleeved raspberry filling with chocolate icing and use that as a filling ... really adds a pop! to about any cake flavor! My brides order this a lot with choc cake and yellow cake.

Some of the combos my brides have ordered are:
Rum cake with apricot/pineapple.
Rum cake with banana filling (banana daiquairi)
Lemon cake with raspberry filling.
Coconut cake wiht pineapple filling
Pineapple cake with coconut BC filling
Spice cake with apple filling
White or (lightly flavored) orange cake with dreamsicle-flavored filling

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ArtieTs Posted 10 Aug 2008 , 6:12pm
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I just made a white chocolate cake filled with thin layer dark chocolate ganache & raspberry mousse covered with white chocolate buttercream. My daugther said it was the best I've made latley.

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mommy_of_3_DDs Posted 10 Aug 2008 , 6:27pm
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Tripple Chocolate Amaretto: Choco WASC with Amaretto flavored whipped ganache filling and choco BC

Strawberry Obsession: Strawberry WASC, white chocolate whipped ganache with either sliced strawberries or seedless straw jam mixed in, covered in vanilla BC

Lemon Lover: Lemon WASC, lemon curd filling with raspberries, covered in lightly flavored lemon BC

Red Velvet: Red Velvet WASC, whipped milk chocolate ganache filling, cream cheese icing

Cotton Candy: Layered fruit flavors all virbant colors, filled and iced with SMBC

White Forrest: White Chocolate WASC, filled with raspberry infused white chocolate whipped ganache, iced with BC

Amaretto: Almond WASC, cherry mousse filling, iced with almond BC

I have MANY more flavors... I tell all my customers if they can dream it I can make it... I used mixed drink recipes as a starting block for many cakes...

Have fun with your cake!

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farmom3 Posted 10 Aug 2008 , 7:49pm
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I want to learn about cake flavor combinations too. thank you so much

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cakemommy Posted 11 Aug 2008 , 1:12am
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These all sound so good.

My most popular is a marble cake with milk chocolate ganache filling.

Another good one is a spice cake with either a blackberry or a cream cheese filling.

White chocolate cake with raspberry filling.


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eatdessert1st Posted 11 Aug 2008 , 1:26pm
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A few of the most requested combos:

vanilla butter cake w/ white choc. mousse strawberry filling (Most requested)

Double choc. cake w/ choc. raspberry ganache (or caramel IMBC filling, or lightly sweetened whipped cream filling)

lemon butter cake w/ lemon meringue IMBC filling

I'm SO ready to do something different icon_rolleyes.gif

Melanie Mc.

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