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CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 18:22:18

I made a sponge and forgot to add baking powder - so made it with plain flour effectively. It didn't rise (unsurprisingly) but it tasted okay.

It's in the freezer and I'm trying to work out what to do with it. I was thinking it might work in a trifle or tiramisu (except I put lemon zest in) or something similar. I hate to waste it. It was four eggs!

Any ideas clever baking types?

moreismore Fri 09-Feb-18 18:25:12

I was going to say trifle... or maybe put a cheesecake type mix on top?

MiddleClassProblem Fri 09-Feb-18 18:26:33

Either would work. For tiramisu I put lemon zest in the mascarpone so flavour wise you’re fine

SmiledWithTheRisingSun Fri 09-Feb-18 18:35:51

Lemon in trifle would be fine too

CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 19:17:54

Ooh thanks. I do love tiramisu so that's good to know. I was sort of thinking lemon/coffee hmm

And a cheesecake mix might be nice too yes, good idea.

Ah good to know I could do those things - or trifle - without anyone throwing up their hands in horror the Victoria biscuit would have been entirely horrifying though so good job that didn't come to pass

MiddleClassProblem Fri 09-Feb-18 19:23:17

My DM would just chuck some booze on it and have with fruit and ice cream 😁

CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 20:46:43

Yeah. That's a trifle right grin

CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 20:48:18

Oh ice cream. Right. Hmmmm <eyes Christmas pudding vodka and thinks about chocolate Ben and Jerry's>

MiddleClassProblem Fri 09-Feb-18 20:49:50

Lol it’s the instant pudding route

HopeAndJoy16 Fri 09-Feb-18 20:55:35

Could you do a limoncello tiramisu type thing? I once kept a failed cake in the freezer for 3 years - I always meant to make a trifle but never had an occasion to make one for!

CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 21:01:13

Gosh. I thought I had a shit cake but it turns out I have an ideal base for all sorts. grin

<goes off to Google limoncello tiramisu. Gets much fatter>

It was going to be a sandwich too so I have two of the buggers blush

MiddleClassProblem Fri 09-Feb-18 21:39:12

Occasion? Does breakfast not count? grin

CertainHalfDesertedStreets Fri 09-Feb-18 22:23:46

Hmmmm. Breakfast boozy cake and ice cream.

I could blow the kids' minds...

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