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Red Velvet Cake Recipe

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This recipe for Red Velvet Cake, by , is from Redeeming Life Family Cookbook, one of the cookbooks created at FamilyCookbookProject.com. We help families or individuals create heirloom cookbook treasures.

Polly Hodges
Added: Tuesday, October 6, 2009


2 1/2 c plain flour
1 tsp salt
1 tsp baking soda
2 tsp cocoa
2 c sugar
2 c oil
1 c buttermilk
1 tsp vinegar
2 eggs
1 tsp vanilla
1 oz red food coloring

Cream sugar, oil, and eggs. Beat well. Add vinegar and food coloring. Stir in flour, cocoa, baking soda and salt. Mix well. Add vanilla and buttermilk. Bake at 350 for 30 minutes. Makes 3 layers.

1 stick margarine
1 8 oz cream cheese
1 box powdered sugar
Combine ingredients and mix well. Spread on cake.
Optional: Put sprinkle coconut over cake and in between layers.

Personal Notes:
Personal Notes:
This is a 3 layer cake.




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