old time red velvet cake

Old Time Red Velvet Cake Recipe

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KAREN ROBERTS

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@COUNTRYGIRLINTHEKITCHEN

i love red velvet cake, this is a good one. it came from my husband's BIG MAMMA.they have good cooks in south carolina!!!

Rating:
★★★★★ 2 votes
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Prep:
30 Min
Cook:
35 Min

Ingredients

1/2 c
crisco
1 1/2 c
sugar
2 oz
red cake coloring ( 4 bottles)
2
egg
1 tsp
soda
1 Tbsp
cocoa powder
1 tsp
salt
1 c
buttermilk
2 1/4 c
cake flour sifted
1 tsp
vanilla extract
1 Tbsp
vingar

How to Make old time red velvet cake

Step-by-Step

  • 1cream shortening , sugar and egg.
    make paste of the coloring and the cocoa and add to the mixture.
    add flour,salt,milk and vanilla, beating with mixer
    by hand fold in vingar and soda.
    bake in 3-8" pans- bake at 350 for 30 min.
    let cool before icing.
    i like this cake cooled and it can be frozen.
  • 2cream cheese icing:
    2 3oz package cream cheese , softened
    2 stisk butter , softened
    2 tbsp vanilla extract
    4 cups sifted confectioners suger
    In mixer combine cream cheese and butter mix until smooth. add vanilla and slowly beat in sugar until smooth.
    you can add nuts.

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About old time red velvet cake

Course/Dish: Cakes