Specializations: Foam Cakes and Icings

Foam Cakes and Icings

Strike a fine balance between the classroom and the real world with this cake baking seminar.

Our cake baking seminars will teach, inspire, and motivate you to dive deeper into the science of baking. You’ll add ingredient functions, temperature control, mixing, and processing to your tool kit, and hone your problem-solving skills, all essential for an up-and-coming baking professional. Enroll in the companion Foundations: Batter Cakes to round out your experience.

After this seminar you’ll know how to:

  • Use baker’s percent to calculate perfect amounts of major and minor ingredients
  • Consider the effects of specific gravity and pH on your final products
  • Detect and evaluate quality differences in baked goods
Time Activity
8:00 a.m. Welcome
8:20 a.m. Introduction to Foam Cakes
10:00 a.m. Angel Food Cakes
11:00 a.m. Cake Icings
12:00 p.m. Lunch (On your own)
1:00 p.m. Lab - Butter Crème Icings
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Time Activity
8:00 a.m. Review and Product Evaluation - Lab 1
9:00 a.m. Chiffon Cakes
10:00 a.m. Sponge Cakes
12:00 p.m. Lunch (On your own)
1:00 p.m. Lab- Angel Food
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Time Activity
8:00 a.m. Review and Product Evaluation
9:15 a.m. Lab- Chiffon Cakes
12:00 p.m. Lunch (On your own)
1:00 p.m. Lab- Sponge Cakes
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Time Activity
8:00 a.m. Review and Product Evaluation - Lab 3 and 4
9:15 a.m. Ovens and Baking
10:45 a.m. Lab- Snack Cakes
12:00 p.m. Lunch (On your own)
1:00 p.m. Lab - Snack Cakes (Cont.)
5:00 p.m. Adjourn
Time Activity
8:00 a.m. Review and Product Evaluation - Lab 5
9:15 a.m. Course Review
10:00 a.m. Course Exam
11:00 a.m. Adjourn

Enrollment Information

Cancellation Information

  • Enroll by calling your local office.
  • Enroll online by adding to cart below.

Taxes will be added to stated seminar fees as applicable.

Date & Location

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This course is currently offered as private training. To schedule for your facility, email info@aibonline.org or call 800-633-5137.
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