Baking In A Tin Can

Decorating By msumissa Updated 20 Apr 2008 , 12:35pm by Bossy

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msumissa Posted 20 Apr 2008 , 11:59am
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Has anyone baked cakes in a tin can? Any advice? I need to make turrets for my daughters castel cake and the only thing I could think of was baking them in a tin can. I am doing that in addition to the wilton castle kit.

Thanks for your help!

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grama_j Posted 20 Apr 2008 , 12:08pm
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Do they HAVE to be made of cake? Most people use Rice Krispies, or just use paper towel cardboards and cover them in fondant...

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Mac Posted 20 Apr 2008 , 12:19pm
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I use ice cream cones for turrets. One turned upside-down and then another one on top of that one right-side up.

And I do use tin cans--tuna cans--for making my mini taco cakes.

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dabear Posted 20 Apr 2008 , 12:32pm
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Bossy Posted 20 Apr 2008 , 12:35pm
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I bake cakes in wide mouth Mason jars every X-mas for gifts. They slide right out when cooled! There are lots of recipes on line for "cakes in a jar". Maybe you could bake in the smaller jelly size?

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