Wedding Cake For 50? Help!

Decorating By loves2bake Updated 29 Aug 2008 , 6:08am by KoryAK

loves2bake Posted 28 Aug 2008 , 3:39pm
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The bride (daughter of a friend) wants a wedding cake that will only serve 50 (with the top tier saved for 1st anniversary) She also wants icing flowers draped down the cake. HOW do I give her height and volume with these icing flowers on such a small cake?
All suggestions and ideas welcome and appreciated! birthday.gif

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peg818 Posted 28 Aug 2008 , 4:29pm
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i would do a 6,8,10 stacked

kakeladi Posted 29 Aug 2008 , 4:43am
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Use hearts or oval cakes....they yield less servings than rounds.

KoryAK Posted 29 Aug 2008 , 6:08am
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Barely less. Squares are the onyl really different chart. Start with a 4" cake on top. A 4-6-8 x 4" tall = 45 servings including the top. So that gives you a place to start. Also a 6-8-10 x 3" is 59 total, 49 without the top.

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