Red Velvet Made With Beets?

Baking By jewordsoflife Updated 11 Aug 2011 , 7:51pm by Baker_Rose

jewordsoflife Posted 9 Aug 2011 , 4:18pm
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I recently heard about making red velvet cake with beets. I was wondering if anyone has tried this and if so what did you think? Also if you were happy with the results would you mind sharing your recipe? TIA icon_smile.gif

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Baker_Rose Posted 11 Aug 2011 , 7:51pm
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I don't have a recipe myself, but I remember reading in Cook's Illustrated when they were testing Red Velvet cakes that when using beets for the color in place of the red food color the cake was a strange pink instead of red. And the flavor was weird.

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.......I'm sure that there are recipes out there, google can usually help.

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