Can You Break This Down For Me Please?!

Decorating By sweetneice Updated 8 Oct 2009 , 3:58am by happy1mom

sweetneice Posted 7 Oct 2009 , 10:23pm
post #1 of 3

Hey all!

Im used to doing round cakes and have a square wedding cake this weekend using the following

14"
12"
8"
How many boxes of mix will I need for each? TIA

2 replies
bellabakes Posted 7 Oct 2009 , 10:32pm
post #2 of 3

the wilton website has a good chart for figuring this out:

http://www.wilton.com/cakes/making-cakes/baking-wedding-cake-2-inch-pans.cfm

this one is for 2in deep pans. there's one for 3in deep pans as well. I think a box mix is about 4 or 5 cups of batter.

HTH

happy1mom Posted 8 Oct 2009 , 3:58am
post #3 of 3

I use Duncan Hines boxes (doctored) and I easily get 5-6 cups per box. I use this recipe:

http://cakecentral.com/recipes/1972/durable-cake-for-3d-and-wedding-cakes

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