How big is a sheet cake?

Answer A full sheet cake is a single layer, 16-by-24 inch rectangle. A half sheet cake is 12 by 16 inches, and a quarter sheet cake is 8 by 12 inches. Sheet cakes are popular for large events because they... Read More »

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How many cake mixes do you need for a sheet cake?

On One Hand: Sheet Cake SizesA standard box of cake mix will make one 9-by-13 inch layer. Technically that is the size of a quarter sheet cake, which will serve 15 to 20. Following this formula, if... Read More »

How many cake mixes fill a sheet cake pan?

You need 16 cups of prepared cake batter to fill a 14 inch by 22 inch sheet cake pan. Different brands of cake mix yield slightly different amounts of batter, between 2 and 3 cups per box. For best... Read More »

Can a sheet cake be baked in a regular cake pan?

The batter for a sheet cake can be baked in a regular, or round, cake pan. You may need to adjust your recipe, however, as sheet cake recipes may produce more batter than you need to fill two stand... Read More »

How big is a 1/4 sheet cake?

A 1/4 sheet cake measures 9 inches wide and 12 inches long. It will feed between 12 and 28 people, depending on the size of the cake slices. Cutting the cake into 2-by-3-inch pieces will serve 18 p... Read More »