HELLO i have my fist wedding cake to do next month and im not sure how thick each tier should be? i use 2" cake pans for my regualr cakes but im usure how big the regular weddding cakes ones should be. please help! i have seen for sale 3" cake pans but idk if i should buy them or just double my 2" cake pans.. please help!
HOW THICK DO YO MAKE YOUR WEDDING CAKES?/
Your standard tier is 2 - 2" layers, torted or not. Some people use 3 layers but 2 is the norm. That makes the usual tier 4 - 4 1/2 inches. HTH
I'd just bake double in your 2" cake pans for 4" tall tiers.
For small diameter tiers (6" or smaller), you can get away with 3 inches tall, but for larger diameter tiers (18" or larger), they'll look better and more proportionate to the overall cake design as a strong, sturdy base if they are 6 inches tall.
AS A GENERAL RULE, YOUR TIERS SHOULD BE 4 INCHES TALL.
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Ditto to all the pps. 4" tall, bake as many layers as you need to achieve that.