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Old 04-28-2016, 08:34 AM   #1
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I have been asked to bake a cake for a friend's birthday. I was told that there would be 20 people at the party. Sooo, since I can't find a recipe that will give off that many servings, I am thinking of cupcakes. do you have a favorite recipe? thanks for any help.


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Old 04-28-2016, 08:24 PM   #2
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What sort of cake flavors did you have in mind? Most cake recipes do well baked as cupcakes, just reduce the baking time.

Another option for a larger group is to make two cakes (2 different flavors) which gives folks a better opportunity to eat the flavor they prefer.

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Old 04-28-2016, 08:42 PM   #3
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You could also make a sheet cake.
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I have a great recipe for an orange pound cake and would like to use that for my cupcakes. It would bake in a 10 inch tube pan if I did the cake, but wouldn't serve 20. Think it would work?
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Cupcake recipes it's more easy to make you can be improvised it works ??
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Old 06-09-2016, 07:18 AM   #6
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I have found over the years that if I make a three layer nine inch cake, then thin slices for each individual make it possible to serve more people.
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Old 06-09-2016, 09:14 PM   #7
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Birthday Cake For A Crowd

Originally Posted by GotGarlic View Post
You could also make a sheet cake.


I made this

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This recipe is from Cook's Country and is very rich, chocolate-y and decedent.
It makes 24 3"X3" servings, but I found that they were more than generous servings and cut several in half.

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