Long ago I made a Baltimore cake (egg whites only) and added chopped pistachio nuts. Memory says, "Best Cake Every!" Kitchen Trial and Error: baked's aunt sassy cake [pistachio cake with vanilla honey buttercream]
Pistachio-Honey Cake with Berries and Cream . Trade in traditional shortcake and top our pistachio-honey cake with ripe strawberries instead. A sweet mascarpone whipped topping complements the cake's moist cornmeal batter.