How to Make a Cake
Today, I'm going to show you how to make a cake! If you are new to making or decorating cakes, this video is a great place to start.
Table of Contents
What You Will Learn
In this video, we'll show you how to successfully mix & bake a cake, how to wrap and freeze cake layers, trim cake layers, & settle the cake.
Then, I'll show you how to apply the crumb coat & pipe a simple ruffled buttercream design.
We'll show you key baking and cake decorating tips and tricks that will help you to become a better baker and cake decorator!
You can apply most of these methods to any cake that you are preparing. Have fun experimenting!
Part One: Mix, Bake, Freeze
Part Two: Settle, Crumb Coat, Decorate
Materials: How to Make a Cake
We used this White Almond Sour Cream Cake Recipe (which uses the conventional creaming method)
Cake Pans (Today, we used two 8 inch cake pans)
Digital Scale (optional but helpful)
Wilton 104 piping tip
Cardboard cake circle
Thanks for Stopping By!
Thanks so much for stopping by, we hope that you enjoyed the video! Now that you know how to make a cake, we hope you'll have fun experimenting with different recipes, cake designs, and more!