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Van Mar 14, 2005 12:58 AM

Does anyone have a red velvet cake recipe?

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    jacinthe RE: Van Mar 14, 2005 08:41 AM

    If you do a search on the board, you'll find that this topic has been discussed several times. Or go on over to epicurious.com, which is the recipe that I usually use.

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      Carb Lover RE: Van Mar 14, 2005 01:55 PM

      While I haven't made it, I've flagged the linked recipe to try. It comes from the Buttercup Bake Shop Cookbook by Jennifer Apel. Anyone here tried it?

      Link: http://www.leitesculinaria.com/recipe...

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        Pat Darnell RE: Carb Lover Mar 14, 2005 02:08 PM

        I tried the one that was linked recently that was said to be the original recipe created by a hotel somewhere. We didn't like it as much as the one I have always used that I got from a southern/soul food cook book. That recipe looks like the one you just posted, except that it uses a cream cheese frosting which my kids like. We are going to try the red velvet cake with GREEN food coloring instead of red for St. Patrick's Day.

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          Keri T. RE: Carb Lover Mar 15, 2005 03:42 PM

          I've eaten it from Buttercup (it's near my office) and it was very good although it's the only red velvet I've ever tried. But I've yet to make it.

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