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boysarebackintown2 Thu 07-Dec-17 16:24:10

It’s a lemon drizzle cake. When I take it out the tin half the side crust falls off, it’s like it’s not attached.

Doesn’t happen to any other Cake so I don’t think it’s the tin and it’s not burnt.

Normally I could cover with icing but you don’t ice a lemon drizzle so it’s ruining the appearance.

Taffeta Thu 07-Dec-17 16:25:15

Have you greased the run properly?

Taffeta Thu 07-Dec-17 16:25:25

Run = tin

Taffeta Thu 07-Dec-17 16:26:28

I usually grease the sides with butter then a light dusting of flour

RestingGrinchFace Thu 07-Dec-17 16:27:56

Why do you put four in there? You should only use butter.

RestingGrinchFace Thu 07-Dec-17 16:29:21

*be fine to

boysarebackintown2 Thu 07-Dec-17 16:39:53

Yes, sides greased well.
It’s so strange as it isn’t stuck to the tin at all just not stuck to the cake.
I find if I dust with flour you can see it on the finished cake and like I said I can’t cover this one with icing

Taffeta Thu 07-Dec-17 16:42:29

Weird it’s not happening to any other cake. What other cakes do you make?

I don’t always use flour after greasing. I read it somewhere.

boysarebackintown2 Thu 07-Dec-17 16:47:09

All cakes!
I’m actually an experienced baker but this problem has me baffled.
Maybe I’ll have to always line the tin for this cake (faff!)

Tidypidy Thu 07-Dec-17 16:57:03

I use those ready made liners. Very cheap in Poundland or home bargains. No faff!

boysarebackintown2 Thu 07-Dec-17 17:20:20

Yes love those and a bit of ‘Jane Asher bakeware’ but it’s lining the sides that’s a pain in the bum!

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