Tag Archives: Red Velvet


I don’t often serve cake for just regular dinner parties, so I had a lot of fun preparing this for a small gathering of friends. This is a three layer, seven inch red velvet (dark purple velvet, technically, because I … Continue reading

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Tiers for Fears

I’m starting to overcome the trepidation I’ve been feeling. After much hemming as well as hawing, I signed on to make a cake for my cousin’s littlest girl’s big birthday party. It’s the first time I’ve really insinuated myself into … Continue reading

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Red Velvet Redemption

I never understood the fascination with red velvet (first cakes, now red velvet anything). I never saw the point: it seemed we were all being defrauded by something that claimed to be chocolaty, but really, really wasn’t. German Chocolate Cake … Continue reading

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