How to Halve a Box Cake Mix

The boxed cake mix comes in preset amounts and may be too much for your baking needs. If you want to make cupcakes or a small cake, halving the cake mix is necessary.

Using pre-made boxed cake mix is a good alternative to making cake batter from scratch. Boxed cake mixes take less time overall to prepare, but unlike making batter from scratch, you cannot prepare only the amount you will need to bake your cake. The boxed cake mix comes in preset amounts and may be too much for your baking needs. If you want to make cupcakes or a small cake, halving the cake mix is necessary.

Halve a Box Cake Mix

Halve a Box Cake Mix

Instructions

1- Identify the number of ounces of cake mix in your box. You can usually find this on the front bottom corner of the box. Most boxes are about 18.25 ounces.

2- Empty half of your cake mix into your measuring cup. For example, if your mix is 18.25oz, pour 9oz into your cup.

3- Pour the mix from the cup into a resealable plastic bag. Leave the remainder of the mix in its original packaging and use or seal.

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