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angel cake

n.
Angel food cake.
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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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Angel food cakes were made from pasteurized egg white as well as from unpasteurized raw egg white for comparison.
So how to bring back the flavor and texture of the angel food cakes I adored as a child without throwing our blood sugar levels out of whack?
The city always has a new patisserie, and recently they seem to specialise in something different, such as Japanese-influenced angel food cakes, or a fresh take on eclairs.
"I think once people have our bread, or our cinnamon rolls, or our cookies, especially our angel food cakes, I think they will be repeat customers," Condill said.
Made using the angel food method, angel food cakes are named for their pure white crumb and light texture.
There is a wide variety of cakes to satisfy that sweet tooth--pound cakes, cupcakes, shortcakes, cheesecakes, flourless cakes, layer cakes, fruit cakes, angel food cakes, spice cakes, etc.
Angel food cakes tend to be light and airy, and need no frosting or other adornments.
African-Americans purchase more decorated sheet cakes and pound cakes, for example, and fewer angel food cakes; Hispanics, meanwhile, buy more carrot cakes and custom-decorated cakes, and fewer Black Forest cakes.
Activities that refresh and energize me include hiking, camping, skiing, cycling, swimming, playing the piano, reading and baking angel food cakes."
"Angel food cakes were light and fluffy using eggs stored up to 10 weeks." And safety isn't an issue for eggs that are fully cooked, since the high temperature destroys harmful microbes.
Suggested bakery applications would include instant low-fat cake mixes, or angel food cakes where fat has a detrimental effect on the cell structure.
The promotion tied in angel food cakes, featured at a reduced price, with strawberries for seven weeks in the spring during the study period.