In today’s tutorial, we share you 8 essential tips and tricks for baking is bundt pans. Create beautiful molded cakes every time using these simple techniques!
Did you know that ‘Bundt’ is a trademark? Aluminum ‘Bundt’ pans were originally created and trademarked in 1950 by the American cookware manufacturer, Nordic Ware. Trademark aside, Bundt cakes, or ‘Bundkuchens’ as they’re were traditionally called, have been around for centuries and likely originated in Germany or Austria.
Despite legal ownership, the term ‘Bundt’ is used in a generic way and is often used when referring to traditional ‘Kugelhopf’ molds. Commercially, you may also see these cake molds labelled as ‘fluted tube pans’ to avoid trademark infringement! Whatever you want to call them, they all imply to the same thing- a molded pan with a center tube which creates a patterned ring of cake.