A cake which has a bright red, dark red or red brown color named red velvet cake is. Originally, this cake comes from United States. Traditionally, this red cake is prepared in a form of layer cake which topped either with cooked roux icing or cream cheese. The common ingredients of this red cake are butter, buttermilk, flour, cocoa and red food coloring or beetroot for the red color. At the past, the acidic buttermilk and vinegar were cooked with cocoa to produce a red colour. Some bakers used beet juices to increase the color of the cake. Beets also good to retain the cake moisture. This red cake is not quite vanilla but not quite chocolate flavour. The combination of the cream cheese icing and vibrant red colour of this red cake create a dramatic look that will make everyone want to eat this moist cake.
If you have never made red velvet cake, you should consider these things to make a perfect velvety. This cake needs little bit consideration to make sure that your cake could come out nicely. These are some tips to make sure your cake has good vibrant colour and flavour.
1. Consider the colour
You should choose the right coloring. You should consider the amount of the red coloring material. See the amount of the coloring material in your recipe. If you do not want to use artificial color, you can choose natural food coloring. You can buy it in some supermarkets. You should consider that natural food coloring is lack of the intensity of the vibrant color. But, to take a nice color, you can trick it by adding more food coloring than written in your recipe.
2. Follow all of the steps in your recipe.
You should follow all of the steps carefully. Take the proper measurement and do the instruction sequentially. You should the good baking to get perfect red velvet cake. Consider the timing and temperature. If you do wrong step, you will not get a nice cake.
3. Sift all of dry ingredients
Sifting the dry ingredient will make sure you get a nice textured cake. You could remove lumps by sifting the cocoa and flour.
4. Do not over fill: you should avoid to aver fill the batter. Do not take the batter too full to avoid the cake from overflowing when cooking process.
5. Let your cake settle
After baking your cake, cool at once it comes out from the oven. Leave the cake in the pan for along five minutes. After five minutes, cool it completely by turning into your wire cake rack. Sometimes, the cake is stuck in your pan. You could use a knife to run around the cake’s side to help loosen from the pan.
Hopefully, all of those tips could help you to get the nice red velvet cake. If you do not have the recipe to make this delightful cake, you can search it in some book recipes or some websites.If you like this Redvelvet Birthday Cake serving ideas you can download and save the photo by right click on the image above and click save. Please dont forget to share this cake ideas with your friends via the social link below. You can share it via facebook, pinterest, twitter, google+, and more. Create delicious cake with cakelicious.com