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How to make it

  • Cake:
  • Sift flour, cocoa, baking soda, and salt. Set Aside.
  • Beat butter and sugar in large bowl on high speed for 5 - 7 min, until light and fluffy.
  • Beat in eggs, 1 at a time.
  • Mix in sour cream, milk, food color, and vanilla.
  • Gradually beat in flour mixture on low speed just until blended.
  • Do not overbeat.
  • Pour batter into 2 greased and floured 9 in. round cake pans.
  • Bake in preheated 350 degree oven 35 to 40 min. or until tests done with toothpick.
  • Cool 10 min., remove from pans, and cool completely on wire racks.
  • Fill and frost .
  • Frosting:
  • Beat cream cheese, butter, and sour cream until smooth.
  • Mix in vanilla extract.
  • Gradually beat in the confectioner's sugar on medium speed til light and fluffy.

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  • diannehocut 4 years ago
    Thanks for the recipe. I have made this one before and it is great. The whole bottle of red coloring makes it really a rich red. 5UP

    Dianne
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    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    love red velvet cake thanks bunches high5 and above
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    " It was excellent "
    aussie_meat_pie ate it and said...
    This sounds awesome mate!!
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    " It was excellent "
    leebear ate it and said...
    i've never made a red velvet cake but i think i might have to give it a try - thanks for the post - leebear
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  • moss52 5 years ago
    I'm stealin' this one! :O)
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    " It was excellent "
    tippystclair ate it and said...
    I've been looking for a red velvet cake recipe!

    This one sound marvelous!
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    momo_55grandma ate it and said...
    cool for summer too cause im not gonna wait. Ha Ha great recipe
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  • zena824 6 years ago
    This has always been a favorite of mine....will keep this recipe in mind to fix....sounds wonderful.
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    " It was excellent "
    henrie ate it and said...
    I agree it does sound like it would be moist with the added sour cream, like that idea plus more chocolate and less food coloring also, great post. Thanks
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  • organicmama 6 years ago
    It does sound good, thanks!
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