Red Velvet Cake

1
Linda Hughes

By
@nannyshelper

My 8th grade teacher gave me this recipe.She knew I loved to cook and so I've used this recipe for many years.I've never used another Red Velvet cake recipe because I think it could never beat this one.My family and friends always request this cake for their birthday and any other specialday.I have made 4 Red Velvet cakes in the last month.Hope you enjoy it.

Rating:

★★★★★ 3 votes

Comments:
Serves:
10
Prep:
1 Hr
Cook:
25 Min

Ingredients

  • 1 1/2 c
    sugar
  • 2
    eggs
  • 2 1/2 c
    cake flour
  • 1 1/2 c
    cooking oil
  • 1 c
    buttermilk
  • 1 tsp
    baking soda
  • 1 tsp
    vinegar
  • 1 5/8 oz
    food coloring
  • 1 tsp
    vanilla extract
  • ICING

  • 8 oz
    cream cheese
  • 1 (16) oz
    box of powdered sugar
  • 1 stick
    butter

How to Make Red Velvet Cake

Step-by-Step

  1. Preheat oven to 350.
  2. Beat eggs.Add sugar,oil and vinegar.Sift cake flour and baking soda.Add to mixture.Add milk,flavoring and color.
  3. Bake for 25 minutes.
  4. Make icing.Beat confection sugar,cream cheese and 1 stick of butter.Cool cake completely before icing.

Printable Recipe Card

About Red Velvet Cake

Course/Dish: Cakes Chocolate
Other Tag: Quick & Easy



Show 12 Comments & Reviews

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears

10 Recipes for Ripe Pears


Come fall, when you think of fruit typically it’s apple. This year try cooking and baking with pears, too. Sweet and juicy, pears are high in fiber and low in calories they’re a great source of vitamin C. Their taste and uses vary by variety. While there are over 3,000 types, two of the most […]

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus

A Week’s Worth of Go-To Summer Dinner Menus


Looking for dinner inspiration? We’re here for you! Check out our week’s worth of summer dinner menus that are family tested and approved. From Meatless Monday to Taco Tuesday to Sunday night supper, we have summer favorites that you’re going to love.

13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads

13 Non-Lettuce Healthy Summer Salads


Ever get sick of eating lettuce-based salads? We definitely do. That’s when we turn to these easy, healthy, and refreshing summer lettuce-less salads to change things up! Bursting with summer vegetables and fruits, you’re going to love these flavorful dishes.