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king's day cake/galette du roi in Pasadena environs?

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french roast Jan 6, 2008 01:33 PM

I am looking for a galette du roi or king's cake anywhere in the Glendale/Pasadena/Burbank area. Anyone have an idea where I could get one of these? Thanks!

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    mkleeh Jan 6, 2008 06:37 PM

    they had some at Jons market on Vermont today but couldn't vouch for taste. I didn't know what it was looked like a big oval cake with red and green decorations. but I figured it was something having to do with the epiphany. what is it for/

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      Burger Boy Jan 6, 2008 07:22 PM

      Really, I am all over it

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        french roast Jan 6, 2008 08:57 PM

        hey, as long as it comes with a crown and has the little ceramic thingy inside, it will do!

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      tastycakes Jan 6, 2008 02:24 PM

      maybe try heirloom in south pas? i think the owner is mexican or south american.

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        Burger Boy Jan 6, 2008 06:26 PM

        Why does his nationality matter, especially since a king cake/galette du rois are french and common here in the states in New Orleans.

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