Servings And Pricing Question

Decorating By makeminepink Updated 7 Jul 2009 , 7:31pm by indydebi

makeminepink Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 4:54pm
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If someone asked you to make a chocolate cake with chocolate covered strawberries for 25 people, what size cake would you make and how much would you charge? I'm having a little trouble with servings and pricing. I don't know why I'm making it so difficult, but I've got to get this pricing thing down. Thanks!

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cupcakemkr Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 5:11pm
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I use Erlenes serving chart:

so you could do either a 9" round to serve 22 or a 10" round to serve 30 or a single layer 9X13 cake.

Pricing dependas greatly on your area. I charge $2.75 per serving for plain butter cream cakes and $1.50 per chocolate dipped strawberry

good luck

indydebi Posted 7 Jul 2009 , 7:31pm
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Above is my pricing page for dessert cakes. I would recommend the 10" round, adn with the choc covered strawberries on top, it would be $95,

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