Servings For Sheet Cake????

Decorating By MamaMarsha Updated 6 Jul 2012 , 1:17am by CWR41

MamaMarsha Posted 5 Jul 2012 , 10:38pm
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Could someone help me? I am trying to figure out how many servings or in a full sheet cake.

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leah_s Posted 5 Jul 2012 , 10:57pm
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Easy. 8 cubic inches is a standard serving. If your cake is 2" tall, then a serving is 2" X 2" X 2" (side X side X height)

If your cake is 4" tall, then a serving is 2" X 1" X 4" (side X side X height)

divide the side length by the appropriate dimension.

A full sheet cake is 18 X 24. If the cake is 2" tall, 18 / 2 = 9 and 24 / 2 equals 12. 12 X 9 = 108.

If your full size sheet cake is 4" tall, 18 / 2 = 9, and 24 / 1 = 24. 24 X 9 = 216

CWR41 Posted 6 Jul 2012 , 1:17am
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Originally Posted by leah_s

A full sheet cake is 18 X 24.




Leah is awesome, and correct IF shoving two 12x18 half sheets together.

A full sheet is 16 x 24.

A commercial Bun pan is 18" x 26" (outside measurement), and because they are tapered for nesting or making them stackable, the inside measurement is 16.5" x 24.5".

A commercial full sheet is 16" x 24". They are baked in 16" x 24" bakeable cardboard trays that fit into the Bun pans (flat surface portion) which are used during baking for support and handling purposes.

A true commercial full sheet (16" x 24") serves 96 (unit wt. 106-124 oz.).

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