xprincessxax Posted 22 Oct 2013 , 11:14am
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I am making my first number cake so am going to purchase a number 1 cake tin but do you just bake and ice or do you make 2 and sandwich together with jam and butter-cream? Anyone have any tips?

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IowaBaker Posted 22 Oct 2013 , 12:56pm
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You really don't need to purchase a number pan. http://www.themepartiesnmore.com/cake_number_cakes.htm


Whether you layer it or not depends on how thick/how many servings you want. If you fill it with jam, make a dam of butter cream first to help keep it from oozing out. http://www.wilton.com/cakes/making-cakes/filling-cake-layers.cfm

theresaf Posted 22 Oct 2013 , 2:16pm
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