When baking a cake, the first and most important aspect of its success is the ingredients.
That is what Chef Lance Whipple says to Sonoran Living on ABC-15 in Phoenix, Arizona.
If you've always wanted to make an award-winning cake, be sure to check out the the video and article of the interview. (The occasion of the interview at KNVX-TV is the upcoming 35th Annual Scottsdale Culinary Festival that starts Tuesday, April 9, and continues for six days.)
Click here to read and watch the full report at the abc15.com web site. (Chocolate lovers are sure to like his Midnight Chocolate Cake recipe.)
Lance is Executive Pastry Chef at Four Seasons. He will be a judge at the "Take the Cake" competition. (Is that the same as the Culinary Festival, I wonder?)
(Thanks to Blaine Whipple for submitting this story!)