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Red Velvet Cake

What was your source for this recipe? Online recipe What is the name of the online recipe? Red Velvet Cake Tutorial Link to the recipe cakenotes.com/redvelvetcake Special instructions for the recipe Step-by-step instructions with photos are on the website. Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Butter for pans (Wilton Cake Release = better results) 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (I used 1/4 cup) 3 3/4 cups cake flour (I used King Arthur flour) 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 1/4 cups sugar 2 1/4 cups canola oil 3 large eggs 3 tablespoons red food coloring (1oz. bottle works fine) 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups low-fat buttermilk 2 1/4 teaspoons baking soda 1 tablespoon white vinegar What are you most proud of? I like how the cake matches the plate so well- It turned out better than I hoped it would! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Making a pretty cake to match a pretty cake plate is fun- I highly recommend trying this!

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Cake Notes made Red Velvet Cake with:

  • Butter for pans (Wilton Cake Release = better results) 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (I used 1/4 cup) 3 3/4 cups cake flour (I used King Arthur flour) 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 1/4 cups sugar 2 1/4 cups canola oil 3 large eggs 3 tablespoons red food coloring (1oz. bottle works fine) 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups low-fat buttermilk 2 1/4 teaspoons baking soda 1 tablespoon white vinegar

Project Description

What was your source for this recipe? Online recipe What is the name of the online recipe? Red Velvet Cake Tutorial Link to the recipe cakenotes.com/redvelvetcake Special instructions for the recipe Step-by-step instructions with photos are on the website. Share a little about the materials, processes, and techniques used to create this cake Butter for pans (Wilton Cake Release = better results) 3 tablespoons unsweetened cocoa powder (I used 1/4 cup) 3 3/4 cups cake flour (I used King Arthur flour) 1 1/2 teaspoons salt 2 1/4 cups sugar 2 1/4 cups canola oil 3 large eggs 3 tablespoons red food coloring (1oz. bottle works fine) 1 1/2 teaspoons pure vanilla extract 1 1/2 cups low-fat buttermilk 2 1/4 teaspoons baking soda 1 tablespoon white vinegar What are you most proud of? I like how the cake matches the plate so well- It turned out better than I hoped it would! What advice would you give someone starting this project? Making a pretty cake to match a pretty cake plate is fun- I highly recommend trying this!

Q&A with Cake Notes

Kizer cakes asked:
Beautifully Elegant
Cake Notes answered:
Thanks!

Skill Level

Intermediate