Red Velvet Cake Recipe Good For Stacking And Carving!

Baking By PaigeDonkin Updated 17 Mar 2013 , 12:42pm by AnnieCahill

PaigeDonkin Posted 17 Mar 2013 , 10:17am
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AHi everyone,

I have my first wedding cake for this weekend and the bride has asked for a red velvet cake! I haven't made one before and was hoping someone would be able to help me! I need a stable cake that is good for stacking and carving as this cake will be tiered! Would be much appreciated if anyone could help me out? A tested recipe would be best, thank you in advance!

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AnnieCahill Posted 17 Mar 2013 , 11:23am
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AI use the Martha Stewart recipe. Google Martha Stewart red velvet recipe and pick the result that has the picture of the slices of cake.

PaigeDonkin Posted 17 Mar 2013 , 12:07pm
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AThank you so much Annie Cahill - will most definitely give that recipe a try!

AnnieCahill Posted 17 Mar 2013 , 12:42pm
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AIt works very well. A lot of people recommend cakeman ravens recipe but the MS recipe is almost identical. I cut the oil back 1/4 cup and add more red food coloring than the recipe calls for. Otherwise it's more of a brown velvet. Make sure you use the Wilton no taste red. People rave over it.

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