What is the height of these cake layers?

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    Jo4444 New Member

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    What is the height of these cake layers? I am not a professional by any means but have been asked to make a cake like these[​IMG][​IMG]
     
    Jo4444, May 4, 2017
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    ChesterV Well-Known Member

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    From my past experience in making wedding cakes, each tier would be two layers of cake.
    Wedding cake pans make cake layers that are 2 inches high, so two layer of these wedding cake layers would be 4 inches high (filling, frosting, and decorations make it taller).

    The first cake would be 4 total layers, the second cake would be 6 total layers.

    You can also cut the layers in half if you want to make special fillings for each layer. So that would make the first cake 8 layers and the second cake 12 layers.


    Does that help you out?
     
    ChesterV, May 5, 2017
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