Can I Use Less Cake Mix?

Decorating By cakecrazy09 Updated 8 May 2009 , 3:09am by idjitmom

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cakecrazy09 Posted 8 May 2009 , 2:07am
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Customer is asking for a sheet cake with cream cheese filling for 20 people. The only rectangle pan I have is 11 x 15 (i think) and it will serve a ton more than 20 people. I talked her into a square cake but I would like to give her what she asked for.

The pan requires 2 cake mixes. Do you think I could use 1 can mix and have the layers shorter? I don't have much luck torting sheet cake without it breaking? tia

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idjitmom Posted 8 May 2009 , 3:09am
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It may not be the normal shape but - use the normal amount of mixes, cut the cake in half, fill & stack. Or yes, just use half the regular amount (but keep a closer eye on it, it will bake faster).

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