Red Velvet Cake with Cream Cheese Frosting
120 mins (prep 40)
13 ingredients
12 servings
This rich, chocolaty Southern favorite has its own culinary mythology: a couple at the Waldorf-Astoria, a shared slice of bright red chocolate cake, a request for the recipe, and the surprise of later finding a $100 charge on their room bill. Maybe all desserts this good deserve a legend.

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Serving Size (14.16 g)
Servings 12
Amount per Serving
Calories 40.65 Calories from Fat 1.08
% Daily Value *
Total Fat 0.12g 2.3%
Saturated Fat 0.04g 2.42%
Trans Fat 0.0 %
Cholesterol 0.0mg 0.0%
Sodium 184.39mg 92.2%
Total Carbohydrate 8.24g 32.97%
Dietary Fiber 0.26 g 12.3%
Sugars 1.87 g %
Protein 0.89g 21.28%
Vitamin A 0.2IU% Vitamin C 0.0mg%
Calcium 48.0mg% Iron 0.46mg%
*Percent Daily Values are based on a 2,000 calorie diet. Your diet value must be higher or lower depending upon your calorie needs:
  Calories 2,000 2,500
Total Fat Less Than 65g 80g
Sat Fat Less Than 20g 25g
Cholesterol Less Than 300mg 300mg
Sodium Less Than 2,400mg 2,400mg
Total Carb   300g 375g
Dietary Fiber   25g 30g
Potassium   3,500 mg
Protein   50 g
Calories Per Gram
Fat 9•Carbohydrate 4•Protein 4
*Nutrition information was calculated excluding the following ingredients:
whole-wheat pastry flour, unsweetened cocoa powder, plus, cold unsalted butter, large eggs, red food coloring, nonfat buttermilk, light cream cheese, confectioners' sugar