# Frequent question: How long does a 12 inch cake need to bake?

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## How many boxes of cake mix do I need for a 12 inch round?

A 12×2 round takes 1 1/2 boxes of mix.

## How long should you bake cake?

Bake until the cakes are lightly golden on top and a toothpick inserted into the middle comes out clean, 30 to 35 minutes. Transfer to racks and let cool 10 minutes, then run a knife around the edge of the pans and turn the cakes out onto the racks to cool completely.

## What temperature do you bake a 12 inch cake?

Wedding Cake Baking Time and Batter Amounts – Three Inch Deep Pans

Pan Shape Size Baking Temperature
Square 8″ 350°
10″ 325°
12″ 325°
14″ 325°

## How long do you bake an 11×15 cake?

Directions

1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees F (175 degrees C). Grease and flour an 11×17 inch sheet cake pan.
2. In a large bowl, sift together the flour, sugar and baking soda. …
3. Bake in the preheated oven for 15 to 20 minutes, or until a toothpick inserted into the center of the cake comes out clean.

## Can I make 2 boxes of cake mix at once?

When you use boxed cake mix to make a large cake, you will double both the mix as well as the amounts of all ingredients listed in the directions on the box and adjust the baking time accordingly. This little bit of extra effort will be well worth it when you serve the cake and all your guests can enjoy it.

## What is the best temperature for baking cakes?

Cakes typically bake between 325 to 450 degrees F (see chart with Tip #9). Most convection ovens require lowering the temperature by 25 to 50 degrees F, as well as turning off the fan.

## How long do you bake a cake in a 6 inch round pan?

Spread 1 3/4 cups batter in each 6-inch round pan. Bake 9-inch pans 24 to 29 minutes, 6-inch pans 22 to 27 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean. Cool 10 minutes. Remove cakes from pans.

## Should I take cake out of oven immediately?

Taking the cake out of the pan immediately after it’s out of the oven can cause your cake to break. cake skew is completely clean, press down method, then after two minutes turn out on to cake cake circles or wax paper.

## How can I make my cake more moist and fluffy?

I promise you SOFT & MOIST cakes!

1. Use Cake Flour. Reach for cake flour instead of all-purpose flour. …