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Red velvet recipes

Make a stunning sponge, batch of cupcakes or stack of indulgent pancakes with our best ever red velvet recipes.

122 ratings 3.6 out of 5 star rating

Bake a modern classic with this fabulous red velvet cake. This chocolatey sponge is perfect for a celebration, or halve for smaller crowd

2 hrs and 5 mins
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45 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Bake a batch of red velvet cupcakes as a treat. With chocolate sponge and a cream cheese topping, they're perfect for elevenses served with a cuppa

40 mins
10 ratings 3.9 out of 5 star rating

These classic biscuits are reinvented by Edd Kimber - he merges them with the indulgent red velvet cake with its cream cheese frosting

1 hr and 50 mins
22 ratings 3.8 out of 5 star rating

Turn the popular cake into chewy cookies, complete with cream cheese icing. Box them up to give as a gift, or make a batch of dough to keep in the freezer

35 mins
13 ratings 4.6 out of 5 star rating

New York diner-style chocolate pancakes meet red velvet cake in this ingenious brunch dish, stacked up with a sweet maple cream cheese frosting, chocolate chips and fresh blueberries.

30 mins
12 ratings 4.2 out of 5 star rating

Puréed fruit imparts much of the colouring in this rosy hued cake, that combines raspberries, cocoa and a good helping of cream cheese frosting

55 mins
7 ratings 4.5 out of 5 star rating

Very cherry chocolate sponges dotted with fruit and topped with creamy frosting - perfect for a cake sale

40 mins
10 ratings 4.3 out of 5 star rating

Terrify and delight this Halloween with a dramatic chocolate red velvet cake, sandwiched with an easy cream cheese frosting

1 hr and 25 mins
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9 ratings 5.0 out of 5 star rating

This stunning festive dessert makes a great alternative to Christmas pudding, with a hidden cream cheese and cranberry filling

1 hr and 55 mins
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