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The word itself is of Viking origin, from the Old Norse word "kaka". It was baked using flour mixed with eggs, milk, nuts and honey. They also had a cake called "satura", which was a flat heavy cake. During the Roman period, the name for cake became "placenta" which was derived from the Greek term. A placenta was baked on a pastry base or inside a pastry case.
In so doing, cake as it is known today became a mass-produced good rather than a home- or bakery-made specialty. Later, during the post-war boomother American companies notably General Mills developed this idea further, marketing cake mix on the principle of convenience, especially to housewives.
When sales dropped heavily in the s, marketers discovered that the cake in a box rendered the cake-making function of housewives relatively dispiriting.
This was a time when women, retired from the war-time labor force, and in a critical ideological period in American history, were confined to the domestic sphere and oriented towards the freshly blossoming consumerism in the US. Ever since, cake in a box has become a staple of supermarkets, and is complemented with frosting in a can.
Varieties A fudge cake is a type of chocolate cake Cakes are broadly divided into several categories, based primarily on ingredients and mixing techniques. Although clear examples of the difference between cake and bread are easy to find, the precise classification has always been elusive.
Butter cakes are made from creamed butter, sugar, eggs, and flour. They rely on the combination of butter and sugar beaten for an extended time to incorporate air into the batter.
Baking powder is in many butter cakes, such as Victoria sponge. Sponge cakes or foam cakes are made from whipped eggs, sugar, and flour.
They rely primarily on trapped air in a protein matrix generally of beaten eggs to provide leaveningsometimes with a bit of baking powder or other chemical leaven added as insurance. Sponge cakes are thought to be the oldest cakes made without yeast. May 02, The service, which Facebook had considered offering for over a decade and will launch soon, could help rebuild its popularity among younger consumers and make people visit the site more often, two key challenges for the business.
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The prototype was built around local, in-person events, allowing people to browse other attendees and send them messages. It will be launched soon, he added, without giving a specific date.