All Cakes Considered

Chronicle Books
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Melissa Gray is National Public Radio's Cake Lady. Every Monday she brings a cake to the office for her colleagues at NPR to enjoy. Hundreds of Mondays (and cakes) later, Melissa has lots of cake-making tips to share. With more than 50 recipes for the cakes that have been dreamed of and drooled over for a lifetimeincluding Brown Sugar Pound Cake, Peppermint and Chocolate Rum Marble Cake, Lord and Lady Baltimore Cakes, Dark-Chocolate Red Velvet Cake, and Honey Buttercream and Apricot Jam CakeAll Cakes Considered is an essential addition to every baker's library.
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About the author

Melissa Gray is a producer for National Public Radio's All Things Considered.

Annabelle Breakey is a San Francisco-based photographer.

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Chronicle Books
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Jul 1, 2010
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Cooking / Courses & Dishes / Cakes
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Winner of the 2010 Cookbook of the Year Award, IACP (International Association of Culinary Professionals

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Rose's Heavenly Cakes
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Table of Contents

About Exquisite Recipes

Difference between a Cake and a Torte

Difference between a Pie and a Tart

Cakes & Tortes (Recipes)

Elegant Chocolate Cake

Chocolate Baumkuchen (10 layers)

Fancy Carrot Cake

Lady Baltimore Cake

Chocolate Cake Roll

Fancy Orange Cake

Toasted Coconut Cake

Apple Streusel Cake

Almond Macaroon Cheesecake

Chocolate Cheesecake

Candy Bar Cheesecake

Rainbow Sorbet Cake

Raspberry Layer Cake

Cheesecake Delight

Hazelnut Icebox Cake

Tiramisu Cake

Butterscotch Mousse Torte

Linzer Torte

Chocolate Angel Torte

Pies (Recipes)

Old Fashioned Lattice Crust Apple Pie

Summer Strawberry Pie

Beehive Cherry Pie

Harvest Pumpkin Pie

Turtle Pie

Frozen Banana Split Pie

Elegant French Silk Pie

Cherry Cordial Pie

Blueberry Heaven Pie

Grass Hopper Pie

Strawberry Sweetheart Pie

Key Lime Mousse Pie

Apple Tart

Tropical Fruit Tart

Lemon Meringue Tart

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