Cake Portion Guide

This portion guide aids in the decision about the cake size required.  The critical elements that determine the cake size are: how many guests, will the cake be served as treat or dessert, and is any cake to be kept.

Cake Size 

Cake Shape

DESSERT PORTION  TREAT PORTION
 Square  Round & Other

 

 Square  Round & Other
5 inch  14 10 28 20
6 inch 20 15  35 30
7 inch 24 20  48 40
8 inch 30 25  60 50
9 inch 40 32  80 65
10 inch 50 40  100 80
11 inch  60 50 120 100
12 inch 70 60  140 120
14 inch 80 70  170 150
16 inch 100 90  200 180