What Size Tiers For My 1St Wedding Cake

Decorating By amieelou Updated 1 Sep 2011 , 8:26am by Lemmers

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amieelou Posted 31 Aug 2011 , 11:54pm
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My mom has asked me to do her wedding cake. She wants three tiers but there's only 60 guests.

What 3 sizes should I use?

This will be my first wedding cake. My aunt gave me an 8" pan for the top layer but that seems kind of large. Should I use that or a 6" pan that I have?

Thanks for all your help!

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Narie Posted 1 Sep 2011 , 12:09am
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6"-8"-10" With 4 inches tiers (or 2 layers of cake) will make about 70+ wedding servings.

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Lemmers Posted 1 Sep 2011 , 8:26am
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Agree with PP, or of you want BIGGER tiers, then you could always have 2 of actual cake and one 'dummy' tier?

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