Filling in a Two-Layer Cake

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Filling in a Two-Layer Cake
Ingredients and Supplies
  • pastry filling
  • cake slicer
  • cake board
  • sideless cookie sheet
  • large spatula
Bake and cool cake, using two pans of the same size. Place bottom layer of cake on serving tray. Cut both layers perfectly level with cake slicer. Squeeze filling on the cake layer and spread evenly with a bent spatula, leaving 1/2" all the way around the edge of the cake (so pastry filling does not squirt out when layers are put together). Place top layer on top of filling. Ice cake with buttercream or rolled icing.

Amount of filling needed for cakes (approximate, as amount will vary according to amount and type of filling used.:

Round 5"- 1/4 cup
Round 6"- 1/3 cup
Round 7"- 2/3 cup
Round 8"- 3/4 cup
Round 9"- 1 cup
Round 10"- 1 1/4 cups
Round 11"- 1 1/2 cups
Round 12"- 1 3/4 cups
Round 14"- 2 1/3 cups
Sheet Cake 9 x 13"- 1 1/2 cup
Sheet Cake 10 x 15"- 2 cups
Sheet Cake 12 x 18"- 3 1/3 cups

We have several different flavors of delicious, gourmet fillings ready to use as filling in your cakes. An unopened tube will keep 6 months in the cupboard. An opened tube will keep 6 months in the refrigerator. Each sleeve yields 3 cups of filling.

Single Wire Cake Slicer
Single Wire Cake Slicer
SCI-A1082
Unit: 1
Ultimate Folding Cake Leveler
Ultimate Folding Cake Leveler
415-800
Unit: 1
Cookie Sheet-13" x 14"
Cookie Sheet-13" x 14"
NW-42100
Unit: 1
Cake Lifter
Cake Lifter
2103-307
Unit: 1
8" Angled Icing Spatula
8" Angled Icing Spatula
33-200
Unit: 1
Apple Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4154)
Apple Pastry Filling - Henry &...
SHB-3500
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Cream Cheese Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4160)
Cream Cheese Pastry Filling - ...
SHB-3502
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Apricot Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4150)
Apricot Pastry Filling - Henry...
SHB-3503
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Bavarian Cream Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4156)
Bavarian Cream Pastry Filling ...
SHB-3505
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Blueberry Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4157)
Blueberry Pastry Filling - Hen...
SHB-3507
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Coconut Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4158)
Coconut Pastry Filling - Henry...
SHB-3508
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Cherry Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4155)
Cherry Pastry Filling - Henry ...
SHB-3509
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Lemon Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4151)
Lemon Pastry Filling - Henry &...
SHB-3512
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Pineapple Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4159)
Pineapple Pastry Filling - Hen...
SHB-3516
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Red Raspberry Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4152)
Red Raspberry Pastry Filling -...
SHB-3519
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Strawberry Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4153)
Strawberry Pastry Filling - He...
SHB-3520
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Peach Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4163)
Peach Pastry Filling - Henry &...
SHB-3521
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Chocolate Bavarian Cream Pastry Filling - Henry & Henry (Old # 76-4165)
Chocolate Bavarian Cream Pastr...
SHB-3522
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve
Caramel Pastry Filling
Caramel Pastry Filling
SHB-36405
Unit: 2 lb. sleeve