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Christina Jul 21, 2005 12:35 PM

Where can I find Indonesian Layer Cake in Toronto?? Anyone knows? Please help!

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    Foodie_gal Jan 18, 2007 04:16 PM

    It's called Gourmet Garden, located at Sheppard and Brimley. They buy the cakes from Elke (Oey Trading) as well.

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      mikeb Jan 18, 2007 05:11 PM

      Here's their website
      http://www.geocities.com/oeytrad/inde...

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        berbere Jan 19, 2007 06:37 PM

        what is this layer cake?

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          sumashi Jan 19, 2007 07:37 PM

          Here is what it typically looks like:

          http://www.dianasdesserts.com/index.c...

          It's just one of the Indonesian cakes. It's made from a lot of layers so it takes a bit more work to put together :) As a kid, it was always fun to try and peel and eat it layer by layer .. hehe...

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            Nani Sri WInanda Jul 9, 2007 07:26 AM

            In Indonesian language it's call " Lapis legit, Lapis Surabaya "

      2. squingy Jan 18, 2007 06:07 AM

        There is a Malaysian fast food restaurant(sorry I can't remember the name) at 4465 Sheppard Ave East that sells it from time to time. They usually have right by the cash register.

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          Foodie_gal Jan 17, 2007 04:39 PM

          There's an Indonesian lady who imports layer cake from Indonesia.Her name is Elke and her number is (416)996-5077. She's a distributor of Indonesian food and spices in Ontario.

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            Orange Jul 21, 2005 10:54 PM

            Haven't seen any around. You can find something similar at Vietnamese stores. If you are downtown, the Vietnamese sub stores on Spadina usually carry them. Most Chinese grocery stores, including T&T carrires them as well. Good fix for desperate times. :-)

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              Jennifer m Jul 21, 2005 10:31 PM

              good luck. the only time i get indonesian layer cake is if someone i know makes it.

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