We Baked A Cake For Our 3rd Birthday! : Short Wave Of course we have to have cake for Short Wave's third birthday! Sugar-ologist and biochemist Adriana Patterson talks to producer Berly McCoy to give us some tips from chemistry - the secret to making a fluffy cake and how honey can help a buttercream frosting.

Check out Adriana's Cakeculator - https://cakeculator.sugarologie.com/.

We Baked A Cake For Our 3rd Birthday!

We Baked A Cake For Our 3rd Birthday!

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Cake expert Adriana Patterson helps producer Berly McCoy and friends make a yellow cake with buttercream frosting for Short Wave's third birthday. Berly McCoy hide caption

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Cake expert Adriana Patterson helps producer Berly McCoy and friends make a yellow cake with buttercream frosting for Short Wave's third birthday.

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Short Wave's birthday cake!

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Of course we have to have cake for Short Wave's third birthday! Sugar-ologist and biochemist Adriana Patterson talks to producer Berly McCoy to give us some tips from chemistry - the secret to making a fluffy cake and how honey can help a buttercream frosting.

Check out Adriana's Cakeculator - https://cakeculator.sugarologie.com/.

This episode was edited by Gisele Grayson, produced by Berly McCoy and fact-checked by Margaret Cirino. The audio engineer was Natasha Branch.