Best Way To Line A Tin For Mudcake

Decorating By Stassie Updated 4 Jan 2014 , 9:57am by Snowflakebunny23

Stassie Posted 4 Jan 2014 , 4:39am
post #1 of 3

Hi, I have Fat Daddio tins and trying to bake a mudcake (the Cadbury recipe) in it.


Is it better to line with baking paper or grease and flour?


And do you bother with bake even strips?


I just made one and it took 40minutes longer then suggested in a 7" tin, I used bake even strips and baking paper it just didn't seem to cook up so well.

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mcaulir Posted 4 Jan 2014 , 6:33am
post #2 of 3

I always spray with cooking spray, and line the base of the tin with a circle of kitchen paper.


For bigger cakes, I cover the top of the tin with foil. You can do the same with smaller cakes - I find it helps them to rise more evenly.

Snowflakebunny23 Posted 4 Jan 2014 , 9:57am
post #3 of 3

AI have always double lined tins with greeseproof paper for my mud cakes...they take a long time in the oven. Not sure if it makes any difference but just the way I have always done it....

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