tube pan


A round pan with deep sides and a hollow center tube used for baking cake, especially angel food or sponge cake. The tube promotes even baking for the center of the cake.

From The Food Lover's Companion, Fourth edition by Sharon Tyler Herbst and Ron Herbst. Copyright © 2007, 2001, 1995, 1990 by Barron's Educational Series, Inc.

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