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Is there some conversion for baking time and oven temperature when you change pan sizes? I want to use a 13 x 9 in. pan instead of the two 9-in. rounds called for in my recipe.

Eileen - from Chalfont, PA

Check out this Baking and Serving Guide chart on our website. It tells you how much batter is needed for different types of pans, the correct oven temperature and how long you should bake the cake. It also offers guidelines for how much icing you will need to ice and make simple decorations on different size cakes.


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