Friday, January 07, 2005

H. David Dalquist, creator of the alumin(i)um Bundt cake pan, has died, aged 86. Why should Reprobates give a shit about this? One reason, and one reason only: the popularity of this cake pan took off only after it was used by a Texas housewife in her contest-winning entry to the 1966 Pillsbury Bake-Off, and this was her recipe.

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