How to Cut a Cake - Like a Pro

If you’ve ever ordered a cake, you know that one of the first questions you’re asked is, “How many guests do you need to serve?” You respond, and the bakery gives you their recommendation on what size cake would feed your guest count. From there, you might be wondering how that 9” cake is going to feed close to 35 people. Have no fear! We’re here to help.


Cakes are traditionally cut into triangle or “pizza” shaped slices, but when you’re trying to make the most of your cake, you have to get a little creative. We’re sharing step-by-step instructions on how to cut your cake like a pro using tools you already own.