Need Help Quick On Small Tiered Cake

Decorating By grahamc Updated 10 Mar 2011 , 2:55am by grahamc

grahamc Posted 10 Mar 2011 , 2:33am
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I am right in the middle of making a tiered 4 in. on top of a 7 in. The cake is a dense chocolate stout cake almost like a brownie. Do I need to support the 4 inch cake with dowels? TIA!

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kakeladi Posted 10 Mar 2011 , 2:40am
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Probably noticon_smile.gif It shouldn't be all that heavy. Do you have any plastic drink straws? You could put one to 3 of those in easily. I seldom dowel 6"ers.

jamiekwebb Posted 10 Mar 2011 , 2:41am
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Yep you sure do

leah_s Posted 10 Mar 2011 , 2:52am
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yes, absolutely.

grahamc Posted 10 Mar 2011 , 2:55am
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Thanks! I have some heavy plastic straws that I think I will dowel with to be on the safe side.

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