Fill pans 1/2 come 2/3 full; 3 in. Deep pans need to be filled only 1/2 full. Batter amounts for the 2 in. Cakes ~ above the chart are for pans 2/3 full of batter. An typical 2-layer cake mix returns 4 to 5 1/2 cups of batter. For big cakes, constantly check because that doneness ~ they have baked because that one hour. Because that pans 11 inches and also larger, we recommend making use of a heating core to insure also baking. Icing quantities are an extremely general and will vary v consistency, thickness applied and also tips used. These amounts permit for top and bottom borders.Number that servings are intended together a guide only.