Strawberry Cream Cake

From the episode Strawberry Cream Cake

Why This Recipe Works

To create a sturdy strawberry cream cake recipe with a firm filling and great strawberry flavor, we developed a chiffon-style cake that combined the rich flavor of a butter cake with the light, yet sturdy texture of a sponge cake. For the b...

Why This Recipe Works

To create a sturdy strawberry cream cake recipe with a firm filling and great strawberry flavor, we developed a chiffon-style cake that combined the rich flavor of a butter cake with the light, yet sturdy texture of a sponge cake. For the best filling for our strawberry cream cake recipe, we made a flavorful berry "mash" with half of the berries and then reduced the macerated juice in a saucepan (with a little Kirsch) to help concentrate and round out the flavor.

Strawberry Cream Cake