Cake Height Affect Servings??

Business By PhunCakes Updated 11 Nov 2014 , 4:29pm by bakerymom74

PhunCakes Posted 11 Nov 2014 , 2:45pm
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ASo I'm wondering how you guys deal with tall cakes. I know the norm is 4" tall cake but what if the cake is 5,6 or 8 inches tall. How do you calculate servings then? Would they be super thin? Lol I have no idea.

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CWR41 Posted 11 Nov 2014 , 3:53pm
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Originally Posted by PhunCakes 

they be super thin?

No... typically, with a board every 4" of height, and sliced in standard serving sizes... this is helpful:

http://capitalconfectioners.com/cakulator/cakulator.html

bakerymom74 Posted 11 Nov 2014 , 4:29pm
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If you are doing something like a 8" double barrel you double the number of servings.  If you are making a 5" or 6" cake the slices/serving sizes are the same - just make sure you charge extra for the added product.

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