Sarah1986 Posted 27 Jun 2010 , 8:26pm
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I am making my first 2 tier cake, sponge cake bottom is 9" top is 6". Will i need to support this or will they be ok just on top of the other?

If i do need to support it with dowles shouldi put them in before i ice the cake or after through the icing?

Thanks, Sarah

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leah_s Posted 27 Jun 2010 , 8:27pm
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for every 4" of vertical height you need support. So, yes you have to put support in the bottom cake to, err . . . support the upper tier.

Ice the bottom tier then put the support in.

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