King cakes

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  1. Bengal B

    Bengal B Founding Member

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    Where are you going to buy the plastic baby?
     
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    Haven't figured that out yet. Don't need one to make the cake
     
  3. stevescookin

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    I think the original king cakes used a dry red bean.
     
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    I used to live in Golden Meadow...loved the cap bread from Dufrene's. I bet it's still there.
     
  5. Bengal B

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    I was in Albertson's a couple of hours ago. They had their own king cakes for $7.99. They didn't look all that appetizing.
     
  6. Bengal B

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    If they still did the New Orleans Babycakes would be called the Dry Redbeans.
     
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    lol
     
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  8. stevescookin

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    If it came from a prince in a poor African country, its probably not real.
     
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  10. dachsie

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    Came from Louisiana Kitchen and Culture magazine
     

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