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Pandan Tea Leaf cake ????? I loved it at this coffee/banh mi joint called Bale, about a block away from Chengdu Taste and now I they no longer have it. deeply despondent now.

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the green hued pandan cake is like a cross between my tamagoyaki cross-pollinated with the apoteothis of the celestial firmament.

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    1. Get pandan ice cream at Scoops.

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      1. re: A5 KOBE

        I love the pandan ice cream at Scoops!

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        1. Is it the baked kind? I would think you could get it at any Vietnamese bakery. Banh mi Che Cali, perhaps. Or the San Gabriel Superstore?

          1. I believe it is baked. Kind of like a pound cake but way better. Way way way better.

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            1. re: kevin

              kevin, with pandan layers? If so, look at any VN bakery or even markets like Thuan Phat on Rosemead, Hawaii Supermarket or SG Superstore.

              EDIT: ah, silleehillee mentioned SG Superstore. Very good.

              1. re: JThur01

                Nope. No layers. Just a uniform green color. Maybe a half dozen slices sold in a shrink-wrapped container for the princely sum of $2 at BaLe Bakery. And now they don't sell it anymore.