Cake Delivery

Decorating By grammy1963 Updated 6 Feb 2010 , 1:15am by CutiePieCakes-Ontario

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grammy1963 Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 12:53am
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I purchased the cupcake cake mold. I have a problem with delivering the finished cake. Since the top is wider than the bottom it has a tendancy to tip and hit the sides of the box. Has anyone else had this problem, and if so can you help me with solution for safe transportation? Thankyou, Grammy1963

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mandymakescakes Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 1:14am
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Put the entire cake on a cardboard cake board a couple of layers thick and stake the cake once, all way through to the bottom. That should give it some stability, and it won't slide in the box if the cake board is of the same size.

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CutiePieCakes-Ontario Posted 6 Feb 2010 , 1:15am
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I haven't made this one, but I would suggest 2 things:

First, if it's not, your top should be on a separate cake board.

Second, put some support dowels through the top into the bottom (at least 3 or 4). Same technique for any layered cake that isn't stacked with supports.

This should keep it from moving in transport.

Good Luck!

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