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Red Velvet Cake

Published Tuesday, 10 June, 2014 by Reham Khan

I bet you, you're gonna love this. ;) ?



  • *2 1/2 cup all purpose flour
  • *2 tbsp cocoa powder
  • *1/2 tbsp salt
  • *1 1/2 sugar
  • *1 1/2 cup vegetable oil
  • *2 large eggs
  • *1/2 to 1 tbsp of red food colour
  • *1 tsp vanilla extract
  • *1 cup buttermilk
  • *1 1/2 tsp baking powder
  • *2 tsp white vinegar (optional)
  • cream cheese frosting recipe-
  • *2 cups of powdered sugar
  • *4 oz of cream cheese, softened at room temperature
  • *2 tbsp of unsalted butter, softened at room temperature
  • *2 tbsp of milk
  • *1 tsp of vanilla extract


*preheat oven to 250 degree. Line 2 baking pans with parchment paper. Set aside.

*in a bowl, mix together the flour, baking powder, cocoa powder and salt.

*in a large bowl, cream together the sugar, oil, eggs and vanilla extract.

*add half of the dry ingredients in the egg mixture.

*mix on low speed until well combined.

*add the remaining dry ingredients, mix well.

*divide the batter evenly among the two baking pans, pop them in the oven and bake them for about 25 minutes or until cooked through.

*allow them to cool completely.

*to make the frosting, in a large bowl, cream together (using a hand mixer) the butter, cream cheese, sugar, vanilla and salt.

*add enough milk, until the frosting is nice and creamy.

*place one of the cakes in a tray, spread frosting evenly.

*place the other cake on top, and frost all over the top and sides of the cake.

*serve chilled. ;)


  • Nour Tamer 4 years ago

    This is the best cake ever i tried it at home and all the people loved it

  • Maheshwari Shreya 4 years ago

    This is also for the one who will comment after meeeee...
    so be careful otherwise you are also the fool

  • Maheshwari Shreya 4 years ago

    Uuuuu are really wrong shreyaaa...
    the one who commented before me
    because this cake is not good at all and i dont like it at all it might be your luck that u found it delicious or ur foolishnessssss

    it was just a joke me and my frnd just wanted to kid you so you were the last whom we found so dont take it seriously.....

  • Shreya 4 years ago

    Simply superbb........ I just loved it. This the first time i loved the thing which i made..... Thankszzzz for tis recipe . Sill waiting for more recipes from uuuuu....

  • Kiki 5 years ago

    Omgggggg!!!! I made dis ystrdayyy fo partyyy it wz yummm! All my frndz lvd ittt!!! Thnx fo dis reham....

  • Maldivian Kitchen 5 years ago

    Will try

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  • Mcisawesome54 5 years ago

    Hmmmmm...I will try it hopefully it taste great :)

  • Navleen 5 years ago

    Nice and amazing for students i love it this recipe its tasty and have a good smell.

  • Navleen 5 years ago

    Nice q

  • Tanya 5 years ago

    This is amazing love it

  • Caroline 5 years ago

    Loks hard but tasty im going to give it a try

  • Sophie 5 years ago

    That photo looks like lasagne

  • 5 years ago

    @muniza- did you even try? -_-

  • Muniza 5 years ago

    Not good too hard and not very yummy

  • 5 years ago

    Thanks all! Do try this. And comment your results.

  • Omg 5 years ago

    Wow the people that try this must have tons of patience...

  • Mya 5 years ago

    How many ml oil did you use?

  • 5 years ago

    It's yummy!!!!!!!! Cnt believe no 1 hs commentd

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