How Many Serving In A Ball Pan?? Help Me Please

Decorating By soapy_hopie Updated 27 Feb 2012 , 12:26pm by mistresslucille

soapy_hopie Posted 5 Feb 2012 , 6:08pm
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Does any one know how many serving are in in a 6" ball pan?

There is a link to the pan. I only need to use half of the ball to go onto a cake, but I have no idea how many serving it holds. A 6 inch round serves 12, so I am sort of under the impression that the hole pan serves 12 but I am not 100% sure. If you could please let me know I would greatly appreciate it. Thanks.

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Kiddiekakes Posted 5 Feb 2012 , 7:13pm
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I would say that pan serves anywhere between 10-12.

Toptier Posted 6 Feb 2012 , 2:47am
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Yes I have that pan and each half of the sphere is the same as a 6" by 2" high round pan. I actually filled a 6" pan with sugar and then transferred the sugar to the half sphere to check the volume and it's pretty exact. So in my serving chart (I use Wilton) the complete sphere using both halves, is 12 servings.

soapy_hopie Posted 18 Feb 2012 , 6:44pm
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Thank you Very much.

mistresslucille Posted 27 Feb 2012 , 12:26pm
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Yep I would have said the same - I made a spherical cake using that same pan (both halves, obviously!) for a 12 year old boy's birthday party (I think there were 12 of them there) and the feedback from his mother said there was plenty... if the whole thing is enough for twelve boys, half of it should definitely be enough for anyone who DOESN'T have 'unlimited cake space' haha!

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