One box of cake mix makes between 24 and 30 regular-size cupcakes when each cup is filled with 1/3 cup of batter, according to Betty Crocker. A regular-size cupcake is about 2 1/2 inches in diameter.
A cake mix makes about 64 mini cupcakes that are 1 3/4 inches in diameter. The mix generates up to 16 jumbo cupcakes that are 3 1/2 inches in diameter. A measuring cup or ice cream scoop helps keep the amount of batter consistent for each cupcake. Each cupcake must be no more than three-quarters full before baking. Tins that are too full often overflow during baking.Learn More
Kraft, the maker of Jell-O, asserts that horse hooves are not included in Jell-O products. The hooves do not contain the collagen necessary to create the gel-like consistency of Jell-O.Full Answer >
Pumpkin pie is easily made by substituting heavy cream, half and half, regular or skim milk in place of evaporated milk, according to My Recipes. Other suitable substitutes include soy, almond or any type of lactose-free milk.Full Answer >
In order to make a Duncan Hines Pound Cake, it is necessary to use the brand's version of yellow cake mix. A Duncan Hines Pound Cake makes enough for 12 slices of cake.Full Answer >
Sweet potato pie originated in the U.S. South. African slaves created the original recipe for sweet potato pie in the mid to late 1800s. Abby Fisher, an African slave who was later freed, wrote the first known recipe for the sweet potato pie in her book, "What Mrs. Fisher Knows About Southern Cooking," published in 1881.Full Answer >