# Can I Use a 9×13 Pan Instead of 9×9

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# Can I Use A 9X13 Pan Instead Of 9X9?

### What can I use instead of a 9×9 pan?

A recipe calling for a 9” square pan can be baked in an **8” x 12” oval casserole** as is; or can be increased by 50% and baked in a 9” x 13” pan.

### How do you convert a 9×13 to a 9×9 recipe?

If you’re trying to make a recipe for a snack cake that’s meant for a 9×9-inch square pan in a 13×9-inch pan instead, **divide the area of the big 13×9 guy (117) by the area of the littler 9×9 (81)**.

### Can I use a 9×13 pan instead of 8×8?

Adjusting a Recipe for a Different Pan Size The area of a 8×8 pan on the other hand, is 64 square inches, or close to half that of a 9×13 pan. This means **you can scale a recipe down from a 9×13 pan to an 8×8 pan by simply halving the recipe**. Conversely, to go from a 8×8 pan to a 9×13 pan, you double the recipe.

### How do you adjust baking pans with different size?

Just **increase the oven temp by 25 degrees F and decrease the bake time by a quarter**. In this particular example, since your pan is 1 inch larger, more surface area will be exposed. The liquid in the cake batter will evaporate quicker, which means it will bake faster.

### What size is a 9×9 pan?

81 square inches

9 x 9 = **81 square inches**.

### Does baking time change with pan size?

**Don’t expect to change a pan size** and not have to change anything else in the recipe. Depending on whether your layer of batter is shorter or taller, you may need to reduce or increase the baking time. Cupcakes and muffins might be done in as little as half the time as their larger counterparts.

### How much batter do you put in a 9×13 pan?

14-16 cups

9×13 inch pan holds **14-16 cups** of batter, essentially the same as 2 9×2-inch round pans.

### What size pan can I substitute?

The easiest pan substitution you can make is a 9-inch round and an 8-inch square. What is this?…Round Cake Pans – Cake Pan Sizes.

Pan Size | Volume | Use Instead |
---|---|---|

8″ x 2″ round | 6 cups | 8″ x 8″ x 2″ square pan 10″ x 1.5″ pie plate 11″ x 7″ x 2″ rectangular pan |

9″ x 2″ round | 8 cups | 8″ x 8″ x 2″ square pan 9″ x 5″ x 3″ loaf pan |

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### Do smaller pans take longer to bake?

Cakes in larger pans will generally bake faster (about . 9 minutes per ounce of batter in a 10-inch pan), while **cakes in smaller pans will often take longer** (up to two minutes per ounce for a 6-inch pan).

### Is 9×13 the same as 9×9?

There is no significant difference between a 13- by 9-inch cake pan and a 9- by 13-inch cake pan. **They are the same thing**.

### When you double a recipe what happens to the baking time?

6. Cooking and baking time will be different. **When you double a batch of cookies it doesn’t take double the time to bake them, it just makes more of them**. Doubling a cake will make it take longer to bake, but it won’t double the time.

### Can I bake 2 boxes of cake mix in a 9×13 pan?

**Yes, you can double a cake mix**. If you do so, fill baking pans 1/2 full and bake at 325 F until the toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

### Is a 2 quart baking dish a 9×9?

The size of a 2-quart baking dish changes depending on the shape and style. However, the typical dimensions are: Square – 8 inches wide, 8 inches long, 2 inches deep. Round – **9-inch diameter, 2 inches deep**.

### How much does a 9×13 pan hold?

14-16 cups

9×13 inch pan holds **14-16 cups** of batter, essentially the same as 2 9×2-inch round pans.

### What is equivalent to a 9×13 pan?

9×13 inch pan holds 14-16 cups of batter, essentially the same as 2 9×2-inch round pans.

### Is there a 9×9 pan?

**The 9×9 pan** = a kitchen staple. For a dish that will bake bars, cakes and casseroles—and look good, too—here are the pans to buy.

### Can you put 2 cake mixes in 9×13 pan?

**Yes, you can double a cake mix**. If you do so, fill baking pans 1/2 full and bake at 325 F until the toothpick inserted in the center comes out clean.

### How much cake batter do I need for a 9×13 pan?

14-16 cups

9×13 inch pan holds **14-16 cups** of batter, essentially the same as 2 9×2-inch round pans.

### Can you use a 9×13 pan instead of two 9-inch pans?

For example, if a 9×13 inch pan is 117 square inches and a 9-inch round pan is 63.5 square inches, you can be confident that the volume from one 9×13 inch pan can fit into TWO 9-inch round pans (approximately 120 square inches total).

### How many quarts is a 9×9?

Cookware | Size | Metric Volume |
---|---|---|

Pie Plate | 8 x 1.25 9 x 1.25 | 750 ml 1 L |

Loaf Pan | 8 x 4 x 3 9 x 5 x 3 | 1.5 L 2 L |

Baking dish/ Casserole | 1 Quart 1.5 Quart 2 Quart | 1 L 1.5 L 2 L |

Square / Rectangle Cake or Baking Pan | 8 x 8 x 2 9 x 9 x 2 12 x 8 x 2 13 x 9 x 2 | 2 L 2.5 L 3 L 3.5 L |