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Holiday Velvets

One Red Velvet - One Green Velvet. Deliciously Moist Cake Mixes!

Holiday Velvets

  • Directions
  • Nutrition Facts
  • Ingredients
  • High Altitude Baking

You Will Need

  • Green Velvet Cake Mix:
  • 2 Eggs
  • ½ Cup Water
  • ¼ Cup Oil
  • 1 8" Round Pan
  • Red Velvet Cake Mix:
  • 2 Eggs
  • ½ Cup Water
  • ¼ Cup Oil
  • 1 8" Round Pan

Pan Size / Bake Time

  • 2 9" Round Pans: 23-27 minutes
  • 24 Cupcakes: 20-23 minutes

Baking Instructions

  1. Preheat oven to 325°F. Grease sides and bottom of each pan with shortening or oil spray. Flour lightly.
  2. Blend green velvet cake mix, water, oil and eggs into a large bowl at low speed until moistened (about 30 seconds). Scrape sides of bowl. Beat at medium speed for 2 minutes. Pour batter into first pan. Set aside. Repeat above mixing instructions for red velvet cake mix. Pour batter into second pan.
  3. Bake both 8" cakes immediately for 29-34 minutes. Cakes are done when toothpicks inserted in center comes out clean of crumbs. Cool cakes in pans on wire rack for 15 minutes before removing. Cool completely before frosting.

Nutrition Facts

Serving Size: 1/12 Package
Servings per Container: 12

Amount Per Serving

Calories: 280 170
Calories from Fat 140 35
Total Fat: 15g 23% 4g 6%
Saturated Fat 4g 3g
Trans Fat 0g 0g
Polyunsaturated Fat 6g 0g
Monounsaturated Fat 4g 2g
Cholesterol: 75mg 25% 0mg 0%
Sodium: 300mg 13% 280mg 12%
Total Carbohydrate: 33g 11% 33g 11%
Dietary Fiber < 1g < 1g
Sugars 18g 18g
Protein: 4g 1g
Vitamin A: 2% 0%
Vitamin C: 0% 0%
Calcium: 2% 0%
Iron: 10% 8%


Sugar, Enriched Bleached Wheat Flour (Flour, Niacin, Reduced Iron, Thiamine Mononitrate, Riboflavin, Folic Acid), Vegetable Oil Shortening (Palm Oil), Wheat Starch, Cocoa Powder Processed With Alkali, Leavening Sodium Bicarbonate, Dicalcium Phosphate, Monocalcium Phosphate). Contains 2% Or Less Of: Dextrose, Emulsifier (Propylene Esters, Mono And Dycliderides, Sodium Stearoul Lactylate), Salt, Xanthan Gum, Colored With (Red 40), Cellulose Gum, Artificual Flavors, Colored With (Yellow 5, Blue 1).


Manufactured on equipment that also processes tree nuts.

High Altitude Baking

Single 9" Pans: Preheat oven to 350°F. Stir 2 Tbsp. of flour into each red velvet and green velvet cake mix. Prepare as directed above. Bake at 350°F for 24-28 minutes. Cupcakes: Preheat oven to 350°F. Line muffin pans with baking cups. Stir 2 Tbsp. of flour into each red velvet and green velvet cake mix. Mix as directed above. Bake at 350°F for 19-23 minutes.

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