How Much Filling Needed???

Decorating By Smiller94 Updated 13 Apr 2010 , 12:12am by JanH

Smiller94 Posted 12 Apr 2010 , 10:00pm
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I am making my sisters wedding cake for her May 2nd wedding. We have finally decided on the flavors. She is wanting a 6,9,12 inch cakes torted and filled with Cream Cheese Filling. I am running out of time to order the sleeves online so I am needing to do it within the next few days.

Where I am needing help with is I am not sure how much I am needing to buy to fill these cakes. It says its 2lbs. Can anyone help me. Its my first time using Filling sleeves.

Thanks!

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JanH Posted 12 Apr 2010 , 10:08pm
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Here's a chart that gives amount of filling required by cake sizes:

http://www.countrykitchensa.com/ckideas/ckIdea.aspx?idea=494&occasion=General%20Cake%20Instructions

HTH

Smiller94 Posted 12 Apr 2010 , 11:55pm
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thanks for the chart, that helps alot!

For the chart though is those measurements per cake/torted?

Example a 6" cake 4 inches high torted and filled would 1/3 c be enough or would that be 2/3 cup for the entire 6" tier?

JanH Posted 13 Apr 2010 , 12:12am
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The amount given can be used to fill or torte.

If you're going to torte, then multiply the number of tortes by the amount given.

HTH

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