Chocolate Dipped Strawberry Cake + my best tips for drippy cakes
My first real bakery job (minus scooping cookies and scones for the masses at the UC Davis Coffee House), was as a cake decorator at Sacramento’s beloved Freeport Bakery. A month or so after applying to be a counter clerk, I found myself in the kitchen on the night shift (the lowest tier of cake decorators), elbow deep in whipped cream, sliced strawberry, and chocolate ganache. One of the key responsibilities for the night decorators was filling and frosting the two different…
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Chocolate Cake 5/5 . This is it. The only chocolate cake recipe I will ever use again! I made a half recipe, and just dusted it with cocoa powder instead of frosting...perfection. Bake about 35-40 minutes for a round cake pan.