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Cherry Red Velvet Cake

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This is a moist, fruity Red Velvet cake that's pure heaven. Cherries and buttermilk are the secret add-in, and the homemade icing is a special treat. For a frosting shortcut, you can always use Duncan Hines Cream Cheese Frosting.

  • Hands-On Time: 40 Minutes
  • Total Time: 1 Hour 35 Minutes
  • Servings: 12 slices
  • Difficulty: Pretty Easy
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Ingredients


Baking Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 350°F. Grease and flour, three 8-inch round cake pans.
  2. Strain cherries and syrup. Set aside a few cherries for garnish.
  3. Combine cake mix, eggs, buttermilk, butter, vanilla, and ½ cup strained Cherry syrup.
  4. Beat with electric mixer at medium speed for 2 minutes. Divide batter evenly into the three prepared cake pans.
  5. Bake 26 minutes or until toothpick inserted in center comes out clean.
  6. Cool cakes on wire rack 10 minutes. Remove cakes from pans and cool completely.
  7. Brush flat side of first cake layer with cherry syrup. Evenly spread frosting on top. Top frosted layer with half reserved cherries. Repeat process, building another layer.
  8. Top with last cake layer and spread frosting on entire cake. Sprinkle with coconut and decorate with reserved Cherry garnish.

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Question How to convert muffin mix to loaf

Question How to convert muffin mix to loaf

I would like to convert the Whole Grain Choc Chip Muffin mix that I got to a loaf, & add banana. I am not sure as tohow much banana to add, the time, & what changes to make to the other ingredients. Any advice?


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Just wanted to say, (was not sure where would be appropriate) how much time and energy Duncan Hines has saved me over the last 26 years. I have a son with severe dairy allergies. Since birth.... When he was young, I made almost all breads and foods from scratch...except Duncan Hines has saved me with cakes and brownies. Just wanted to say thank you for continuing to make so many varieties without any dairy products. I am forever grateful. Sue





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