Awesome Red Velvet Cake

From Just Add Magic, available now.



  • butter flavored cake mix
  • red food coloring
  • 1 tsp. cocoa powder
  • 1 tsp. vanilla
  • 3 eggs
  • 1 c of premade vanilla pudding
  • 1 c of buttermilk
  • 1 stick (4 oz) cream cheese
  • 1 stick (4 oz) butter
  • butter cream or cream cheese frosting


  1. Preheat oven to 350 degrees
  2. Blend the melted butter, softened cream cheese, buttermilk, eggs, vanilla, pudding, and red food coloring with a hand mixer.
  3. Add the cake mix and cocoa powder.
  4. Blend thoroughly until a rich red.
  5. Add additional food coloring if necessary.
  6. Put in a greased cake pan.
  7. Bake at 350 degrees until cooked through (time will depend on your pan).
  8. Ice with butter cream or cream cheese frosting.
2018-06-02T01:31:57+00:00May 23rd, 2018|

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