Asked by: Ornela Banker
asked in category: General Last Updated: 27th February, 2020

How do you cover a pillow cake?

Roll out fondant enough to cover the cake. For easier smoothing of the underside of the cake, elevate the cake and drape the fondant on top of the cake. Smooth the fondant on the cake, working from the center and going towards the sides. Carefully smooth the fondant around the corners and the underside of the cake.

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Besides, how many servings is a pillow cake?

Cake Baking & Serving Guide

4 In. High Cakes The figures for 2 in. pans are based on a two-layer, 4 in. high cake. Fill pans 1/2 to 2/3 full.
Pan Shape Size Party Servings
Pillow 6.75 x 6.75 in. 13
10 x 10 in. 30
13.25 x 13.25 in. 64

Also, what is a pillow cake? Pillow cakes are such a neat design and are actually pretty simple to make. In this tutorial I'm going to show how to do a square pillow cake with curved sides, as opposed to the straight sides. Pillow cakes can easily be made out of almost any shape cake.

Keeping this in consideration, how many does a 10 round cake serve?

10-inch round cake – 20-25 people. 12-inch round cake – 25-35 people. 14-inch round cake – 35-45 people. 16-inch round cake – 45-55 people.

How do you use a heater core for a cake?

Simply place the four stainless steel cores in the bottom of any cake pan before you pour in the batter. The cores will conduct the heat into the center of your cake while baking in the oven, resulting in an a perfectly baked cake. The cores also aid in even rising.

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