Mary's Red Velvet Cake

shari wood

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@shariwood

Growing up o the West coast I had never even heard of this cake let alone taste it. When I went home with my husband for the first time to Columbus, Georgia I had it at his mom's house. Oh my word! It is my favorite for sure.


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Serves:

8-10

Prep:

40 Min

Cook:

30 Min

Ingredients

2 1/2 c
flour
1 1/2 c
sugar
2
eggs
2 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 tsp
baking soda
1 tsp
salt
1 bottle
red food coloring
1 c
butter
1 c
buttermilk

Directions Step-By-Step

1
Cream butter and sugar together. Add buttermilk and flour to sugar mixture alternately beginning and ending with buttermilk. Add everything else. Pour into a 13x9 pan or 3 round cake pans. Bake at 350* for 30 minutes.
Let cake cool completely before frosting.
2
Frosting: 1 Box of powdered sugar. 10 oz., 8 oz. cream cheese, 1 stick of butter, 1 t. vanilla. Chopped pecans for the top.

About this Recipe

Course/Dish: Cakes