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Del Frisco's Lemon Cake

lilly1114 Jun 5, 2007 11:47 AM

The Lemon Cake at Del Frisco's is my boyfriend's favorite dessert of all time. Just curious... Has anyone ever come across a recipe... or even a NYC bakery that makes something close??

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    ChrisZ RE: lilly1114 Jun 5, 2007 12:02 PM

    If you call ahead, they will sale an entire cake (which if I recall is pretty reasonable given the per slice fee at the restaurant). I have not found a recipe.

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      Cpalms RE: ChrisZ Jun 5, 2007 12:41 PM

      Love that Lemon Cake.....its like sugar crack!...

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      Papaya RE: lilly1114 Jun 5, 2007 01:42 PM

      I love it too!!! Actually I work in the building and sometimes we'll go down for a mid afternoon coffee and cake!

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        lilly1114 RE: Papaya Jun 5, 2007 02:34 PM

        VERY jealous!! I am stranded way downtown.. although... my perhaps that is better for my waist line!

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        lisette RE: lilly1114 Jun 5, 2007 03:09 PM

        You could write in to Bon Appetit. They have a column where they obtain and publish recipes for readers' favorite restaurant dishes.

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          steakrules85 RE: lilly1114 Dec 11, 2009 07:10 AM

          I love this cake too. As far as steakhouse cakes this and Strip House's chocolate cake are great. I wonder if they will tell you what bakery they get it from unless they make it in house... not sure. You can buy Strip House's cake at Neiman Marcus.. if you are willing to throw down $100!

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