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birthday cake

There used to be a bakery in San Pedro, California where we would get the best cake for birthdays. It was called Ramona's. They have been closed for a while, but we still remember the cake. 

There were many layers of sponge cake with the following fillings: raspberry, bavarian orange, and whipped cream with bananas. I tried to recreate it for my sister's birthday. 


I failed, but the cake still tasted good. 

Here are the recipes I pulled from:

Do you remember Ramona's cake? What's your favorite birthday cake?