Cover A Cake With Fondant

Decorating By Thamara Updated 17 May 2016 , 8:45pm by cakingandbaking

Thamara Posted 17 May 2016 , 12:43pm
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Hi! how much fondant do I need to cover a 11x15 cake?

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cakingandbaking Posted 17 May 2016 , 8:45pm
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According to the Wilton Fondant Coverage Chart (, for a 4 in. tall 11x15 diamond cake, you need 36 oz. fondant. I'm guessing your cake is not diamond-shaped, but I think that amount would still be accurate? I always like to overestimate the amount of fondant by a few ounces just in case, so maybe shoot for 40 oz. fondant.

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