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Blue Velvet Cake Recipe

First things first. #1 – You can now reach me by a new URL!  If you type in www.miriinthevillage.com, it will forward you directly to this blog. #2 – LIKE ME ON FACEBOOK! #3 – FOLLOW ME ON PINTEREST! Ok, now that’s over, so you say you want the recipe to my Blue Velvet cake from Monday, do you? What’s the magic word? Ok, fine. I’ll give it to you, but you have to promise not to be angry. TONS of butter. I’m just warning you. BLUE VELVET CAKE RECIPE (adapted from Paula Dean’s recipe on the Food Network) Ingredients: 2 cups sugar 1/2 pound (2 sticks) butter, at room temperature 2 eggs 1 tablespoon cocoa powder 1/2 tbsp blue food coloring 1 dab of violet food coloring 2 1/2 cups cake flour 1 teaspoon salt 1 cup buttermilk 1 teaspoon vanilla extract 1/2 teaspoon baking soda 1 tablespoon vinegar Preheat oven to 350 degrees F. Grease and flour 3 (8-inch) round pans. In a mixing bowl, cream the sugar and butter, mix until light …