## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a layer cake?

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If you are in the US, a standard box of cake mix makes two round layers. So you will need **2 boxes to make 4 layers**

## What is the best type of cake for making layered cake?

My favorite cake to use for a simple layer cake is my **chiffon cake. It turns out extremely moist, tender, and fluffy. Chiffon cake is also the perfect canvas for any flavor of filling or frosting. Some other options would be to use a classic sponge cake, a rich chocolate cake, or even red velvet cake.**

## How do you make a 3 layer cake?

**19 Random and Delightful Things You Can Make with Boxed Cake Mix**

## Does one box of cake mix make two cakes?

A standard box of cake mix (baked according to the directions*) yields **5 cups of batter. SIX 4 x 2 mini round cakes! OR. FOUR 4 x 4 x 2 small square cakes!**

## How many layers does a box cake make?

Essentially, there are approximately **four to six cups of cake batter in one standard boxed cake mix. Likewise, there are usually four cups of batter in one package of Betty Crocker cake mix.**

## How many cake mixes do I need?

Pan SizeRecipe Batch Amount (when using a standard cake mix or recipe that calls for two, 8 round pans)3, 10 round pans (2 inches deep)-**2 cake mixes, or -2 cake recipe batches**13xd79 inch pan-1 cake mix, or -1 cake recipe batchHalf sheet cake-2 cake mixes, or -2 cake recipe batches8 more rowsx26bull;Jun 9, 2020

## Is one box of cake mix enough for a 9×13 pan?

If you mix a DH yellow and a BC pound it is perfect (the pd cake is smaller) for the 9×13 and its really yummy too. two cake mixes will be a little too much but its better than having a flat cake, one is not enough. **I use only one box – if you want a taller cake, try the extender recipe**

## What type of cake is used for layer cake?

Most layer cakes will use **6- to 9-inch (in diameter), round cake pans with 2-inch-tall sides. When a recipe instructs you to grease and flour your pan, simply cover the inside of the cake pan with a thin layer of softened butter, oil, or even nonstick spray.**

## Is sponge cake good for stacking?

The cakes which Paul is using are sponge. As long as you’re not stacking a really heavy cake on top of a sponge cake **there will be no problems. If you brush some simple syrup on the sponge layers it will keep them moist for a day or two more.**

## Which cake has the most layers?

To celebrate its 150th anniversary, **The Watkins Company baked a cake with 260 layers. By baking this cake, the food flavoring company broke the Guinness World Record for the largest numbers of layers in a layer cake.**

## What are layer cakes called?

A layer cake (US English) or **sandwich cake (UK English) is a cake consisting of multiple stacked sheets of cake, held together by frosting or another type of filling, such as jam or other preserves. Most cake recipes can be adapted for layer cakes; butter cakes and sponge cakes are common choices.**

## How do you make a 3 tier cake at home?

**Basic 3-Layer Cake**

Dec 12, 2019

## How long does it take to make a 3 layer cake?

Outside the US, I think the same applies, just read the box. I recommend 3 layers if this is among the first few cakes you have made. Bake the **two boxes (4 rounds) then choose the best three of the four rounds out of the oven. One standard box of cake mix (approximately 15-19 oz.) will make two 9 layers.**

## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a 2 layer cake?

Bake the two boxes (4 rounds) then choose the best three of the four rounds out of the oven. **One standard box of cake mix (approximately 15-19 oz.) will make two 9 layers. They will be on the thin side. Which ever cake mix you are looking at should tell you what size layers and how many it will make.**

## Does one box of cake mix make two round cakes?

Usually, **a boxed mixed can be baked in a 9-inch by 13-inch pan or two 9-inch rounds. In my kitchen, I normally bake with 8-inch round pans, which results in a thicker/taller cake.**

## How do you double a box cake mix?

Pour cake mix in a mixing bowl. Add the **extra flour, salt, baking powder, granulated sugar and salt to the cake mix. Follow directions on the cake mix box, adding the eggs and water as instructed. Add your extra egg and water at the appropriate time.**

## How many cake boxes do I need for a number cake?

Since every number and letter cake is a different size, it’s hard to say how much batter you’ll need to make every cake. We suggest starting with **two cake mixes and filling the pan until it’s 2/3 full**

## How many cakes does a box cake mix make?

Bake the two boxes (4 rounds) then choose the best three of the four rounds out of the oven. **One standard box of cake mix (approximately 15-19 oz.) will make two 9 layers. They will be on the thin side. Which ever cake mix you are looking at should tell you what size layers and how many it will make.**

## How many layers can a cake mix make?

10 Cakes

## How many boxes of cake mix do I need?

3 Answers. If you are in the US, a standard box of cake mix makes two round layers. So you will need **2 boxes to make 4 layers**

## How many cake mixes do I need for a sheet cake?

Ensure to use only **one cake mix for a half sheet. In addition to that, you should use only one cake mix for a thin sheet cake appropriate for layering. Likewise, use one cake mix for a bar-style cake. For these reasons, their volume will spread throughout the cake pan to create a thinner cake.**

## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a 6 inch round?

Each 10 round and 8 square will use one cake mix batter for each layer. A 12 round and 10 sq uses 1 1/2 each layer 8 round *and* 6 in round uses one batter OR **three 6 rounds use one mix batter. a 14 round and 12 sq use 2 cake mixes. This is so helpful, thank you :-).**

## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a 10 inch round pan?

Per the Wilton chart you need 6 cups per layer for a 10round cake. So you will need **3 boxes of cake mix. With the extra batter you could make some cupcakes and throw them in the freezer to eat later.**

## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a 9×13 pan?

I use one cake mix for an 8 round and then cut off the cooled cake top. So if you want a flat cake and 2 tall I would used **two cake mixes for a 9 x 13 x 2.**

## Is one box of cake mix enough?

One standard box of cake mix (approximately 15-19 oz.) will **make two 9 layers**