9X13 Cut Into Cross Shape? Will It Feed Enough?

Decorating By jessieb578 Updated 4 Jun 2008 , 11:16pm by pastrylady

jessieb578 Posted 4 Jun 2008 , 2:36pm
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Any ideas?? A 2 layer 9x13 cut into a cross shape, would it be enough to feed 30 people?? I'm worried it might not be enough.

I should make a template....hmmmm?

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tippyad Posted 4 Jun 2008 , 4:05pm
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I tell my customers that a 9x13 (1 layer) will get up to 30 servings. It's about 2 1/4 inches high.

You could do a sheet cake w/ a cross cake on top.

How tall is your 2-layer cake?

Doug Posted 4 Jun 2008 , 9:59pm
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here's a template that uses the WHOLE cake to make the cross -- no lost servings.

http://www.cakecentral.com/cake-photo_585813.html


(you'd be surprised how many people have submitted excellent templates to the templates gallery!)

pastrylady Posted 4 Jun 2008 , 11:16pm
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When I cut a cross I save the four rectangles that are cut away and put them together and ice them as a small service cake. That way the client gets the cross shape, but still gets the full number of servings from the cake as well.

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