By Matt Henderson
Cake boxes are a useful way to transport cakes to various areas. There are many on the market, so it is important to understand which will work the best for individual needs. Here is a closer look at some of the most popular choices.
Darice 1404-27 Victoria Lynn Cake Box
This product is elegant and simple to assemble. It is perfect to carry a slice of cake from an event like a wedding or special party. It is crafted from a sturdy cardboard that is smoothly finished. It includes silver seals to keep the boxes closed. The dimensions when assembled are 5 1/2 ” X 13 3/4″. A set of 24 comes with a price of around $8.50.
Wilton Cake Box
For a price of under $7.00, a person will receive this plain white cake box is made to ideally fit an 8 inch round decorated cake. When buying cake boxes, it is necessary to find a product that is capable of maintaining its form to safely transport the food to a different location. The box is a bit thinner than others on the market. A person may need to support the cake with both hands or the box is likely to collapse and ruin the cake.
Goldas Kitchen Cake Box
This box is a nice large size and measures 12″ X 12″. A pack of ten has a price of $14.25. The thickness is high quality and cam be used to carry both larger cakes or a variety of cupcakes. It is sturdy and will come in handy for many different occasions.
Besides the classic cardboard box used in bakeries or as a disposable way to carry cakes from place to place, there are plastic cake boxes that exist which can be used time and time again.
Wilton Cake Caddy
The Wilton Cake Caddy has a lid made of a domed plastic cast. It locks down and the base holds up to a 10 inch round cake. There is a convenient carry handle which offers nice support for any move from kitchen to party. The base gives an elegant appearance when the top is off and will make a lovely centerpiece for any table.
There are a number of cake boxes for sale in different sizes and materials. The most common is the cardboard variety. It is important to find a brand that is strong and supplies a safe way to transfer baked goods from place to place. Most are plain in color and can be colored or decorated to match any event like a wedding. Another variety is reusable and made of plastic. No matter the selection, all of the boxes will add a bit of style to a special occasion.