Strawberry Window Cake

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Preparation info

  • Makes

    18 to 20

    servings
    • Difficulty

      Medium

Appears in

The Simple Art of Perfect Baking

By Flo Braker

Published 1984

  • About

Amajestic dessert for a large group. Not only is the basket-weave finish on the outside picturesque, but every slice reveals a window of fresh strawberry mousse in the middle.

Ingredients

Cake

  • cups (150 grams) sifted cake flour
  • ¾ cup (150

Method

Baking Preparations

This batter must bake in an ungreased pan to encourage it to stick to the pan as it rises. Prepare a place for the cake to cool when it emerges from the oven. Inverting a tube pan is easily accomplished over a long-necked bottle. If you are baking in a springform pan, balance the empty pan on top of four sturdy glasses turned upside down, in such a way that the pan