How Do I Price A Fondant Covered Cake?

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irenemurray Posted 8 Nov 2011 , 4:02am
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I need some help pricing a fondant covered doll cake...a Tinkerbell one with detail work on the dress and around the cake. I've got the Wilton's serving guide and a range of $3-4/serving but just not sure how to apply this rule to this style cake. Any help appreciated. Thanks, Irene

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jason_kraft Posted 8 Nov 2011 , 4:09am
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What are the ingredient costs for this cake, how many servings is it, and how many hours do you anticipate spending on it?

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TexasSugar Posted 8 Nov 2011 , 3:17pm
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Because there isn't any craving I would price the cake the same as I would price any other fondant cake you do.

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cakeyouverymuch Posted 8 Nov 2011 , 3:31pm
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If your question is about how many servings this cake will provide (at least that's what I get form the fact that you already appear to have a price per portion), Wilton says 12 servings, but some people find the serving size over generous at 12 servings:

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