Red Velvet Cake


In this video, you’ll see how to make a rich, old-fashioned red velvet cake. This moist cake and its distinctive red color are perfect for Christmasti... See moreme, but anyone would love a slide any time of year. This recipe uses the Southern leavening technique of vinegar added to baking soda; once you make that fizzy little concoction, fold it into the batter gently and quickly, and get the layers into the oven. Then serve the finished product and enjoy. Get the recipe for Eleanor Johnson’s Red Velvet Cake. And for other sweet ideas, check out more cake videos >>

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The Chatter


Nov 15, 2013 1:52 PM

I love Red Velvet Cake - had it for my wedding :) I'm trying another RV recipe from this site, but if it doesn't work, I'll definitely give this one a try! Not too sure about flour in my frosting, so I'll just play it safe and use my usual Cream Cheese Frosting.

Maria Baldwin

Mar 4, 2013 1:37 AM

Is there any substitute for buttermilk?

Mrs. Chef Esh

Feb 13, 2013 10:36 AM

I love this video, perfect timing for Valentines Day, and I always thought red velvet cake would be so hard to make. I am making this for my husband tomorrow for Valentines Day!

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