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Black velvet cake recipe

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20 · This Black Velvet cake is a striking number. She looks exotic and fierce but she is at heart the richest chocolate cake of your desires. With four layers of chocolate cake interleaved with the silkiest chocolate black buttercream, there is no-one quite like this cake. I called her Arianna.

17 ingredients

Produce
  • 6 Black cherries
  • 6 Blackberries
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Bicarbonate of soda
  • 1 1/2 cups Brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 3/4 cups Cake flour
  • 190 g Caster sugar
  • 1 3/4 cup Cocoa, black
  • 100 g Dark chocolate
  • 1 Purple and gold sprinkles
  • 3 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Neutral flavoured oil
Drinks
  • 1 cup Water or coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 375 g Butter
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
Liquids
  • 115 ml 4flozs. water
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20 · This Black Velvet cake is a striking number. She looks exotic and fierce but she is at heart the richest chocolate cake of your desires. With four layers of chocolate cake interleaved with the silkiest chocolate black buttercream, there is no-one quite like this cake. I called her Arianna.

17 ingredients

Produce
  • 6 Black cherries
  • 6 Blackberries
Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1 tsp Baking powder
  • 2 tsp Bicarbonate of soda
  • 1 1/2 cups Brown sugar, firmly packed
  • 1 3/4 cups Cake flour
  • 190 g Caster sugar
  • 1 3/4 cup Cocoa, black
  • 100 g Dark chocolate
  • 1 Purple and gold sprinkles
  • 3 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Neutral flavoured oil
Drinks
  • 1 cup Water or coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 375 g Butter
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
Liquids
  • 115 ml 4flozs. water
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4 · This soft and fluffy black velvet cake with it’s creamy,smooth frosting is absolutely irresistible. Naturally coloured with the help ofblack food colouring, this black chocolate cake is a must-make.

14 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 180 g Egg whites
  • 3 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 336 g Caster (superfine) sugar
  • 105 g Cocoa powder, black
  • 500 g Granulated sugar, white
  • 1 1/4 tsp Salt
  • 4 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1/2 cup Vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp White vinegar
Dairy
  • 453 g Butter, unsalted
  • 1 1/2 cups Buttermilk
Other
  • 355 g Plain (all-purp) flour ((2 ¾ cups))
  • 1 teaspoon baking (bicarb) soda
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6 · This black velvet cake is rich, deep, and not too sweet. It's the perfect Halloween cake recipe, decorated with starry white paint splatters and flying bats.

18 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 2 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 2 1/4 cup Cocoa powder, black
  • 1 Food coloring, White
  • 1 1/2 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 Nonpareil sprinkles, White
  • 2 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 3 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 cup Vegetable shortening
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 1/2 cups Vegetable or canola oil
  • 1 tbsp White vinegar
Dairy
  • 1 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
Other
  • 3/4 ″ flat paint brush
  • Flying paper bats
  • 26 Gauge floral wire
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11 · 38 minutes · Black velvet chocolate cupcakes with a soft black cocoa powder buttercream

15 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 95 g All purpose flour
  • 3/4 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/2 tsp Baking soda
  • 100 g Brown sugar, light
  • 118 g Cocoa powder, black
  • 339 g Confectioners' sugar
  • 3/4 tsp Kosher salt
  • 100 g Sugar
  • 2 tsp Vanilla
Oils & Vinegars
  • 50 ml Vegetable oil
  • 2 tsp White vinegar
Dairy
  • 226 g Butter, unsalted
  • 113 g Buttermilk
  • 60 ml Heavy cream
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22 · 50 minutes · Black velvet buttermilk cake is light, fluffy and has a rich and velvety texture. Combine it with vanilla buttercream for a lighter taste or chocolate ganache for a rich and decadent cake.

18 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 4 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 13 oz Ap flour
  • 2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 2 oz Chocolate
  • 2 tbsp Clear vanilla extract
  • 4 oz Cocoa powder, black
  • 2 tsp Food coloring
  • 16 oz Granulated sugar
  • 24 oz Powdered sugar
  • 1 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 1 tbsp Vanilla extract
  • 8 oz Vegetable shortening
Oils & Vinegars
  • 4 oz Vegetable oil
Drinks
  • 4 oz Coffee, strong hot
Dairy
  • 14 oz Butter, unsalted
  • 8 oz Buttermilk
  • 4 tbsp Milk
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Wickedly decadent Spiderweb Black Velvet Cake with black cocoa buttercream and marshmallow spiderweb topped with eerie candy spider's eggs.

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6 · This black velvet cake is rich, deep, and not too sweet. It's the perfect Halloween cake recipe, decorated with starry white paint splatters and flying bats.

18 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 2 Eggs, large
Baking & Spices
  • 2 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 tsp Baking soda
  • 2 1/4 cup Cocoa powder, black
  • 1 Food coloring, White
  • 1 1/2 cups Granulated sugar
  • 1 Nonpareil sprinkles, White
  • 2 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1/2 tsp Salt
  • 3 tsp Vanilla
  • 1 cup Vegetable shortening
Oils & Vinegars
  • 1 1/2 cups Vegetable or canola oil
  • 1 tbsp White vinegar
Dairy
  • 1 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1 cup Buttermilk
Other
  • 3/4 ″ flat paint brush
  • Flying paper bats
  • 26 Gauge floral wire
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9 · Black velvet Halloween cake has a deep chocolate flavor and moist, velvety texture. It's frosted with decadent black cocoa buttercream.

15 ingredients

Refrigerated
  • 3 Eggs
Baking & Spices
  • 1 3/4 cups All purpose flour
  • 1 1/2 tsp Baking powder
  • 1/4 tsp Baking soda
  • 1 1/2 cup Cocoa powder, black
  • 9 drops Coloring, black
  • 12 oz Dark chocolate bars
  • 4 cups Powdered sugar
  • 1 tsp Salt
  • 2 cups White sugar, granulated
Drinks
  • 1/2 cup Coffee, hot
Dairy
  • 2 3/4 cup Butter, unsalted
  • 1 1/4 cups Buttermilk
  • 4 tbsp Heavy cream
Other
  • 1 tsp Vanilla bean paste or extract
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