Food52 contributor Jenny Steinhauer is in perpetual search for easy, weeknight recipes to attempt to feed her family. When they balk, she just eats more.
Today: A cake to bring out everyone's inner child.
I like a good office birthday. Not my own, of course. On my birthday I call in sick and get a pedicure. But I enjoy the minor spectacle of someone else's special day -- the off-key singing, the cracks about agedness, and of course, OF COURSE, cake.
So the other day, when I learned that one of my colleagues would be present and accounted for on his birthday, I decided cake was in order. For large groups, a sheet cake really fits the bill, and I found a receptive audience with Mable's Texas Sheet Cake.
Let me just tell you people something right out of the gate: this cake is very sweet. Were I to rework this recipe myself, I might find a way to up the chocolate. But something about it seems to bringRead More »from Classic Texas Sheet Cake