TopicHalf sheet cake pan with lid.
PostedSat, Sep 14th 2019 13:28 PM
Sheet cake is one of the best forms of cake to make for a crowd because it doesn’t require very much layering or structural support and it is easy to transport. Plus, a slice of sheet cake lends itself well to skilled piping work or other edible decorations. That being said, it can be tricky to determine which size of sheet cake is best for your event. To learn about sheet cake sizes and how to calculate the number of servings per sheet cake, keep reading.
Before baking a half sheet cake, butter and flour the cake pans, and add a layer of parchment paper to the bottom of each pan. This makes it easier to remove the cakes without them breaking once they have cooled. Never attempt to take a warm cake out of the pan. To assemble a half sheet cake from two smaller cakes, place the cakes side by side, with the long sides touching, on a cake board.