Red Velvet Cake is one of my favorites but I have alot of favorites! I have a Cream Cheese Icing recipe that is to die for, it is soooo good! So last night I decided to make a Red Velvet Cake.
Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Icing!
The Cream Cheese Icing makes this cake pretty special. I added some red velvet cake crumbs to the top for decoration.
Awh…Mmmm! it is so good!
Cream Cheese Icing
Good Cream Cheese Icing is to die for!!! If you like cream cheese icing you will want to try this recipe, it is that good!
The recipe makes 4 cups, prep time is about 10 minutes.
2 – 8 oz cream cheese, softened ( do not use low fat )
1/2 cup of butter, softened
1 -16 oz box of powdered sugar, sifted
1 teaspoon pure vanilla extract
Beat cream cheese and butter at medium speed with electric mixer until fluffly; gradually add powdered sugar, beating well. Stir in vanilla. Place in the fridge until you are ready to use.
This icing is create for almost any cake or cup cakes. It is really good on a carrot cake!
What’s your favorite cake? And do you like icing?
11 thoughts on “Red Velvet Cake”
I am a fan of chocolate but would have no problem downing a slice of this cake.. Looks yummy!
I love chocolate cake too, with ganache!!
I love chocolate but your ‘Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Icing’ looks delicious! It water my mouth…
thank you, it is really, really good! The cream cheese icing makes this cake.
Whoa…this looks soOooOo yummy!
For sure…the cream cheese icing makes this cake a favorite!
Glad you visited Sharon!!
Michael, if you put this cake on the table we’d have to sit together til the last piece was gone. It’s beautiful!
thank you Maureen, between us I think we could eat it all. It is so good, the cream cheese icing is the best.
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The picture of the cake when it is cut is perfection.
I printed your recipe as well, it is slightly different so I hope to try it soon!!