angel cake

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angel cake

n.
Angel food cake.

angel cake

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angel food cake

n
(Cookery) a very light sponge cake made without egg yolks
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Noun1.angel cake - a light sponge cake made without egg yolksangel cake - a light sponge cake made without egg yolks
sponge cake - a light porous cake made with eggs and flour and sugar without shortening
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angel cake

n˜ Biskuitkuchen m
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Such changes made possible cakes of lighter texture and paler color; late nineteenth-century innovations such as angelfood cake took advantage of this technology and also expressed the efforts of home economists to attach the prestige of science to their domestic work.
The next feature was, if possible, even more gaily absurd and fun-provoking than those that went before, for here both divisions of the company were given pencils and paper, the gentlemen being asked to write directions for making fancy dishes, such as angelfood cake, chicken croquettes, and salads, while the ladies were called upon to say how they would go about investing in stocks.
5 For dessert, order sorbet, sherbet, fat-free or low-fat frozen yogurt, angelfood cake, or (better yet) fresh fruit.