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Collection: Cake Testers

26 products
  • AKOAK Stainless Steel Cake Tester,Kitchen Baking Assistant Tool,7.5 Inches
    AKOAK Stainless Steel Cake Tester,Kitchen Baking Assistant Tool,7.5 Inches - PHUNUZ
  • Broom Cake Tester
    Broom Cake Tester - PHUNUZ
  • Cake Tester, McoMce Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, 3 Pcs Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool, A Cake Tester for Home Bakery Muffin Bread
    Cake Tester, McoMce Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, 3 Pcs Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool, A Cake Tester for Home Bakery Muffin Bread - PHUNUZ
  • QXUJI 3PCS Cake Tester, Reusable Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, Cake Probe & Cake Testing Needle, with 4 Inch Icing Spatula, for Home Bakery, Pastry, Biscuit, Muffin
    QXUJI 3PCS Cake Tester, Reusable Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, Cake Probe & Cake Testing Needle, with 4 Inch Icing Spatula, for Home Bakery, Pastry, Biscuit, Muffin - PHUNUZ
  • 5 Pack Cake Tester Christmas Theme Stainless Steel Cake Tester Baking Cooking Long Tester Skewer Sticks Tool, Random Pattern
    5 Pack Cake Tester Christmas Theme Stainless Steel Cake Tester Baking Cooking Long Tester Skewer Sticks Tool, Random Pattern - PHUNUZ
  • UPKOCH 3pcs Cake Tester Probe Cute Skewer Stainless Steel Cupcake Muffin Tester Stirring Pin Baking Cooking Bread Kitchen Tool
    UPKOCH 3pcs Cake Tester Probe Cute Skewer Stainless Steel Cupcake Muffin Tester Stirring Pin Baking Cooking Bread Kitchen Tool - PHUNUZ
  • 4 Pcs Cake Tester Probe - Stainless Steel Long Tester Cake Skewer, Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool for Christmas
    4 Pcs Cake Tester Probe - Stainless Steel Long Tester Cake Skewer, Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool for Christmas - PHUNUZ
  • Fewo 8 Pack Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe Chef Reusable Metal Cake Testing Needle Sticks Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Cupcake Pancake Baking Tools
    Fewo 8 Pack Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe Chef Reusable Metal Cake Testing Needle Sticks Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Cupcake Pancake Baking Tools - PHUNUZ
  • DGQ 6 Pieces Cake Tester - Reusable Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe 7.5 inch Baking Cooking Long Tester Skewer Pin Sticks for Cake Bread Pastry Biscuit Cookie Muffin
    DGQ 6 Pieces Cake Tester - Reusable Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe 7.5 inch Baking Cooking Long Tester Skewer Pin Sticks for Cake Bread Pastry Biscuit Cookie Muffin - PHUNUZ
  • JUGREAT Cake Tester Needle,3 Pcs Stainless Steel Reusable Metal Cake Tester Probe Pin,Kitchen Home Bakery Bread Tester
    JUGREAT Cake Tester Needle,3 Pcs Stainless Steel Reusable Metal Cake Tester Probe Pin,Kitchen Home Bakery Bread Tester - PHUNUZ
  • MoldFun 2Pcs Cake Tester Probe Cake Bread Pastry Biscuit Cookie Muffin Baking Cooking Stainless Steel Long Tester Skewer Sticks Tool
    MoldFun 2Pcs Cake Tester Probe Cake Bread Pastry Biscuit Cookie Muffin Baking Cooking Stainless Steel Long Tester Skewer Sticks Tool - PHUNUZ
  • Ateco Cake Tester, Plastic Handle box of 12
    Ateco Cake Tester, Plastic Handle box of 12 - PHUNUZ
  • Cake Tester,8 Pack Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe Chef Reusable Metal Cake Testing Needle Sticks Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Pancake Baking Tools
    Cake Tester,8 Pack Stainless Steel Cake Tester Probe Chef Reusable Metal Cake Testing Needle Sticks Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Pancake Baking Tools - PHUNUZ
  • MoldFun 3 Pack Mini Cake Tester with Cover Reusable Stainless Steel Metal Cake Testing Probe with Case Cake Needle Sticks Meat Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Cupcake Pancake Baking Tools
    MoldFun 3 Pack Mini Cake Tester with Cover Reusable Stainless Steel Metal Cake Testing Probe with Case Cake Needle Sticks Meat Skewer Bread Biscuit Muffin Cupcake Pancake Baking Tools - PHUNUZ
  • HIC Amish Broom Cake Tester, 100-Percent All Natural Corn Husk, Made in America, 6-Inches Tall
    HIC Amish Broom Cake Tester, 100-Percent All Natural Corn Husk, Made in America, 6-Inches Tall - PHUNUZ
  • Cake Tester, Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool, A Cake Tester for Home Bakery Muffin Bread (4)
    Cake Tester, Stainless Steel Cake Skewer, Kitchen Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle, Reusable Long Metal Baking Pick Sticks Tool, A Cake Tester for Home Bakery Muffin Bread (4) - PHUNUZ
  • LGEGE 4 Pcs Stainless Steel Cake Tester Reusable Metal Cake Probe Cake Testing Needle Home Bakery Muffin Bread Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle
    LGEGE 4 Pcs Stainless Steel Cake Tester Reusable Metal Cake Probe Cake Testing Needle Home Bakery Muffin Bread Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle - PHUNUZ
  • Wire Cake Tester (Colors May Vary)
    Wire Cake Tester (Colors May Vary) - PHUNUZ
  • RSVP Endurance 18/8 Stainless Steel Cake Tester, 8-Inch
    RSVP Endurance 18/8 Stainless Steel Cake Tester, 8-Inch - PHUNUZ
  • The Pampered Chef Cake Tester and Releasing Tool
    The Pampered Chef Cake Tester and Releasing Tool - PHUNUZ
  • 4 Pcs Stainless Steel Cake Tester Reusable Metal Cake Probe Cake Testing Needle Home Bakery Muffin Bread Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle
    4 Pcs Stainless Steel Cake Tester Reusable Metal Cake Probe Cake Testing Needle Home Bakery Muffin Bread Cake Tester Probe Skewer Pin Needle - PHUNUZ
  • Ateco 1445 Cake Tester- 1 pack
    Ateco 1445 Cake Tester- 1 pack - PHUNUZ
  • Cake Tester Needles Stainless Steel Reusable Cake Testing Needles Practical Cake Tester Skewer Needles for Kitchen Home Bakery Tools (4)
    Cake Tester Needles Stainless Steel Reusable Cake Testing Needles Practical Cake Tester Skewer Needles for Kitchen Home Bakery Tools (4) - PHUNUZ
  • Ateco Stainless Steel Cake Tester - 7 Inch, Set of 3
    Ateco Stainless Steel Cake Tester - 7 Inch, Set of 3 - PHUNUZ

How To Bake A Cake: The Right Steps To Take To Make Your Cake bake Properly

Cake Testers

Cake testers are the tools you need to find out if your cakes are edible. When people buy a cake from a bakery, they are given a selection of flavours to choose from when making their purchase. But the real test of taste is done by the satisfied customer who brings the baked delight home. And the only way to be absolutely sure the cake is the flavour you want it to be is to try it yourself!

 

Cake testing isn't as simple as using the standard cake leveler. That will work, but the leveler will knock the air out of the cake. This air contains many of the tastes of the ingredients that you want to extract from the cake. If you use a standard cake tester, then you will never know that a sizable chunk of filling has been left over when testing for allergies or compatibility.

 

There are other ways of detecting if a cake is cooked properly. One such method is the infrared thermometer. It uses infrared heat, which reacts to the presence of the base, giving a very precise reading. This type of baking tool can be a little more expensive than the traditional one, but it is worth it for many special occasions. The main disadvantage of this is that you cannot just use it to check the temperature of your baked goods all the time.

 

A much cheaper and easier alternative is to use an automatic cake tester. This is a much simpler device that can check the correct temperature with just a few movements of the arm. However, it also has a tendency to move too far away from the cake, so you need to be very careful that it doesn't touch the cake with your finger before giving it its final test. If you do use this, make sure you wipe it clean after every use!

 

A more sophisticated and high tech device is the digital cake leveler. It has the advantage of being able to measure the bake level without moving from the stand. Also, it has an electronic timer which means that you can bake longer in a given period of time. However, it requires an external power source and some skills to use.

 

A very good cake tasting tool is called a dessert analyzer. It is usually a piece of plastic which has a small bowl inside. All you have to do is pour the batter into the bowl and turn it upside down. It will then read out what temperature the cake should be at. If it reaches the set temperature, it's ready!

 

Another useful gadget is a digital thermometer. This is useful for baking cakes, especially ones that are really thick or dense. A good quality thermometer has a probe which is actually seen through its glass bowl. The easiest way to test it is to place the cake onto the heating element and to take the temperature reading.

 

There is one other tool that I'd like to mention today! That is a non-stick parchment paper that comes in several colors and which comes in handy when baking a sponge cake or a tarte tatin. You can spread it on the pan before baking to ensure that your cake will come out clean. Make sure you leave enough space between each piece of parchment so that they don't all stick together!

 

One last thing I'd like to tell you about today is about sprinkling the cake with confectioners' sugar. Well, don't do it! Why? Because the texture is not smooth like sugar; it will create lumps in the cake and will give your cake a strange, grainy taste. Instead, you should sprinkle the cake with either coarse sugar (that will "scratch") or with fine sugar.

 

Baking a cake is quite a simple task if you follow the right steps. However, if you're a bit disinterested or have no patience, then you need to find someone to bake for you. How do you find someone to bake for you? Easy! Ask your friends! Chances are, if someone you know bakes cakes, they will be happy to share them with you or recommend a professional who bakes for them regularly.

 

A great way to start searching for someone who can bake for you is by searching for local cake makers online. Make sure that whoever you hire specializes in the type of cake you want. Ask questions, see samples of their work, and visit their websites. If you do everything else correctly, you will end up with a delicious and properly prepared cake!