Have you guys ever seen those aprons saying, “Life is short. East dessert first.”? No truer words were ever spoken, in my opinion. And you know which dessert takes the cake? Cake.
Oh yes, I went there. But angel food cake? Really? I used to shun the stuff. I had always found it to be soooo sickeningly sweet that it would hurt my teeth (yes, I said hurt my teeth). Sure, it was light and airy, but sometimes I found the cake to have these really tough fibers that made it spongelike, but not in a good way. I had pretty much written off angel food cake as something I’d never really want on my dessert team, until….until….