Filling To Go With Vanilla Cake- No Chocolate

Decorating By rebew10 Updated 9 Jan 2009 , 9:04am by JanH

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rebew10 Posted 8 Jan 2009 , 11:12pm
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Ok, so I have to make a cake for my niece this weekend and when inquiring about what flavor cake she wanted.....I was told that vanilla would be fine because her siblings can not stand chocolate. I don't think that has ever been heard of......who doesn't like chocolate???!!! Getting to the point. In your opinions, what is the best filling to go with a plain jane vanilla cake? And what flavor of frosting would you combine with that filling? Any suggestions would be greatly appreciated!!

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antonia74 Posted 8 Jan 2009 , 11:20pm
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Raspberry, strawberry, blueberry, lemon, lime, orange, banana, vanilla custard, mocha (ok, that's a bit "chocolatey", but pretty light! icon_rolleyes.gif ), pineapple, mango....EVERYTHING WORKS WITH VANILLA!

You could even do white chocolate, if it's only dark/milk chocolates that they don't like?? icon_smile.gif

My favourite "non-chocolate" option is always a vanilla with lemon/raspberry combo. Yum! thumbs_up.gif

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MaisieBake Posted 8 Jan 2009 , 11:27pm
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Any fruit filling will work.

(I don't like chocolate either, really. Traitor to my gender, I know.)

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tarheelgirl Posted 8 Jan 2009 , 11:28pm
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Ditto! yummy... :0)

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jsmith Posted 8 Jan 2009 , 11:31pm
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cream cheese frosting and dulce de leche are also very good with vanilla.

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TC123 Posted 9 Jan 2009 , 5:18am
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My brother's favorite filling is my vanilla custard with sliced fresh strawberries and bananas. (Yummy!) icon_smile.gif

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dandelion56602 Posted 9 Jan 2009 , 5:28am
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I too like fruit fillings, or even pudding/custards will work

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alliebear Posted 9 Jan 2009 , 5:32am
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a yummy lemon raspberry is always a sure hit.. its just the right amount of tartness

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JanH Posted 9 Jan 2009 , 9:04am
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