JennT Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 4:59am
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I need to serve 50-60 people with this cake....So I was thinking - motorcycle cake on top of sheet cake. But I'm not sure how many the shaped cake will serve.....and I'm not sure if I need a 1/4 sheet, 1/2 sheet??? What are the guidelines?

Thanks!
Jenn

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becca0926 Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:11am
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The motorcycle pan is a one mix pan and measures 15 1/4 x 9 1/2.They say most character pans serve 12.My suggestion is find a picture of a motorcycle and do a color flow or BCT.Then put that on a sheet cake.

JennT Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:12am
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I'm considering that....gonna try my hand at BCT for the first time tomorrow and see how it goes. But do you think I'd need a full sheet cake to serve 50-60 ppl??

becca0926 Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:22am
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Wilton's yearbook says a 11x15 serves 50.A 12x18 serves 56.And a 14x22 serves 64.You could bake 2 11x15 but use 1 and 1/2 of the other.Just a suggestion if you don't have the bigger pans.

becca0926 Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:46am
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Those serving numbers came from 2002 yearbook.Look here.
http://cakecentral.com/article-print-15html

JennT Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:47am
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Great, becca0926 - that's exactly what I needed!! Thanks a lot! icon_biggrin.gif

Jenn

becca0926 Posted 12 Aug 2005 , 5:58am
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Your welcome.Glad I could help on something.lol

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