Red Velvet Cake Reicpe

Baking By DinasSugarShack Updated 31 Jan 2011 , 10:41pm by BlakesCakes

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DinasSugarShack Posted 31 Jan 2011 , 9:41pm
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I need a recipe for red velvet cake that is moist. I tried two recipes so far (one of which was Cake Boss's recipe) but they were not very moist. Could I be overbaking them? I do stick with the baking times in the recipes.
Anyways, I am looking for a tried and tested recipe.

Thanks
Dina

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debbief Posted 31 Jan 2011 , 9:59pm
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I've just been asked to make a red velvet cake. I've never made one before so I did a lot of searching here. This seems to be a very popular one from Cakeman Raven:

http://www.foodnetwork.com/recipes/sara-moulton/southern-red-velvet-cake-recipe/index.html

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KrissieCakes Posted 31 Jan 2011 , 10:35pm
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I switch between Cakeman Raven's recipe and Pink Cake Box's recipe (found on her blog, about halfway down on the right hand side). I love them both and can't decide which one I actually like better! I've tried tons of recipes and these two are the best I've tried.

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Kim040508 Posted 31 Jan 2011 , 10:39pm
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I have used Macsmoms version of Red Velvet. It seemed to be the only one that has worked for me so far.

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BlakesCakes Posted 31 Jan 2011 , 10:41pm
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If you want to try a doctored mix recipe that gets rave reviews, here's mine:

http://cakecentral.com/recipes/7573/red-velvet-redux-easy-durable

HTH
Rae

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