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What size cake will feed how many people?
Thus, it becomes very important to know what size of the cake will feed how many people. The most common shapes for cakes are square, round, and heart. The same size of the three shapes yields different portions. A 6-inch cake yields 11 portions for a round cake, 18 portions for a square cake, and 12 portions for a heart-shaped cake.
How many servings are in a 6×4 tier cake?
A 6×4 serves 12, right? 12 x 1.5 =18. I do separate 6 inch tiers into 2 for ease of serving. Those tiers should be cut a smidge wider than the 4 tiers to equal similar serving quantities. 4 tier serving size (if using a wedding chart) would be 1x2x4 = 8 square inches of cake per serving.
How many portions are in a 6-inch cake?
A 6-inch cake yields 11 portions for a round cake, 18 portions for a square cake, and 12 portions for a heart-shaped cake. This may vary for other shapes and sizes.
How many servings are in an 8 inch round cake?
For example: An 8 round cake – 3 / 4 /6 tall will give you 24 servings but An 8 round cake – 2 tall will give you only 12 servings. An 8 round cake – party servings – 9 servings