Red Velvet Cake Recipe
This cake is usually made for special occasions. Its delicious with the cream cheese icing. Heat oven to 350 degrees
To Prepare Recipe
Cream shortening or butter with sugar, add eggs one at a time, add food coloring and cocoa. Sift flour and salt together. Add to mixture. Stir in buttermilk. Sprinkle soda and pour vinegar over batter. Stir until thoroughly mixed. Stir in vanilla. Bake for 30 to 35 minutes.Cream Cheese Frosting
To Prepare Recipe: Blend cream cheese, milk, vanilla and salt. Gradually add sugar. Beat until frosting is smooth and of spreading consistency. If too thick add 1 teaspoon of milk at a time until able to spread easily.